News

New EU project secures funding to develop biodegradable fishing gear

Marine South East is a partner in a new EU Interreg co-funded project to develop prototype biodegrad...

UK Businesses asked to complete Blue Growth Innovation Survey

The Periscope Blue Growth Innovation Network is undertaking an international survey on blue growth i...

Events

Helping UK SMEs Land and Expand in the US, 11th December 2019, London

Need help getting your business up and running in the US? This seminar, run by Newable, provides amb...

Maritime UK Maritime Autonomous Systems Regulatory Conference, 15th and 16th January 2020, London

The Maritime Autonomous Systems Regulatory Conference is being held on 15th and 16th January at the ...

Background:

Marine South East has been trading since 2005 as a not-for-profit marine sector organisation interacting with more than 2000 businesses across the marine and maritime sectors. In the past Marine South East has been particularly focused on the South East of England but it is now working actively with other strong UK maritime regions as well as in extensively as Europe and further afield.

Aims

Marine South East consists of a small team that aim to:

  • Increase productivity through innovation
  • Increase market share through supply chain analysis
  • Encourage clusters, networks and joint ventures
  • Increase market share through promotion of business support services, clusters, networking and joint ventures
  • Develop cross sectoral collaborations to improve innovation, research and development
  • Help raise the profile of the marine industry both regionally, nationally and internationally
  • Develop workforce development, skills, training and apprentice initiatives