Theme: Sustainable blue growth financing
Title of the workshop: Improving Access to Finance for Blue SMEs
- Conference of Peripheral and Maritime Regions
The objective of the workshop is to discuss gaps, barriers and solutions to improve access to finance for innovative SMEs in the blue economy. It will focus in particular on synergies between EU (including InvestEU), national and regional initiatives to stimulate private investment.
- Damien PERISSE - Director for maritime affairs, Conference of Peripheral and Maritime Regions.
- Jessica HJERPE OLAUSSON - Senior Maritime expert, Region Västra Götaland.
- Remi GRUET - CEO, Ocean Energy Europe.
- Rositsa STOEVA - Executive Manager, Organization of the Black Sea Economic Cooperation.
- Rui AZEDEVO - Secretary General, Forum Oceano.