Speakers

 
Y  onov Frederick Agah   Deputy Director General, World Trade Organisation

Yonov Frederick Agah

Deputy Director General, World Trade Organisation

HE Derick Ally   High Commissioner to the United Kingdom, Republic of Seychelles

HE Derick Ally

High Commissioner to the United Kingdom, Republic of Seychelles

Jacqueline Alder   FISHCODE Manager, Fisheries and Aquaculture Department, FAO

Jacqueline Alder

FISHCODE Manager, Fisheries and Aquaculture Department, FAO

Stanislas Bamouni Baba   Minister-Counsellor to the President of the Togolese Republic

Stanislas Bamouni Baba

Minister-Counsellor to the President of the Togolese Republic

 
Joshua Brien   Special Counsel, Cooley UK LLP

Joshua Brien

Special Counsel, Cooley UK LLP

Admiral Sir James Burnell-Nugent KCB CBE MA   Senior Fellow, One Earth Future Foundation/ Oceans Beyond Piracy

Admiral Sir James Burnell-Nugent KCB CBE MA

Senior Fellow, One Earth Future Foundation/ Oceans Beyond Piracy

Phillip Cable   Director and Co-Founder of Maritime Asset Security and Training (MAST)

Phillip Cable

Director and Co-Founder of Maritime Asset Security and Training (MAST)

Grace Cerere   Ag. High Commissioner to the UK, Republic of Kenya

Grace Cerere

Ag. High Commissioner to the UK, Republic of Kenya

 
Dr Hamady Diop   Head of the Program, Natural Resource Governance, Food Security and Nutrition, NEPAD Agency

Dr Hamady Diop

Head of the Program, Natural Resource Governance, Food Security and Nutrition, NEPAD Agency

Mark Eddo    CEO of Mark Eddo Media Ltd

Mark Eddo

CEO of Mark Eddo Media Ltd

Captain Peter Hammarstedt   Director, Sea Shepherd

Captain Peter Hammarstedt

Director, Sea Shepherd

Dr Nick Hardman-Mountford   Head of Oceans and Natural Resources at the Commonwealth Secretariat

Dr Nick Hardman-Mountford

Head of Oceans and Natural Resources at the Commonwealth Secretariat

 
Rassim Hariz   Business development Manager, Offshore Renewables & Grid Access Solutions, Siemens

Rassim Hariz

Business development Manager, Offshore Renewables & Grid Access Solutions, Siemens

Paul Holthus   Founding President and CEO, World Ocean Council

Paul Holthus

Founding President and CEO, World Ocean Council

Leo Horn-Phathanothai   Director International Cooperation, Head Of London Office, World Resources Institute (WRI)

Leo Horn-Phathanothai

Director International Cooperation, Head Of London Office, World Resources Institute (WRI)

Maximilian Jarrett   Founder Abudenta Divina (Media) Ltd, & Special Adviser, Africa Progress Group (chaired by President Olusegun Obasanjo)

Maximilian Jarrett

Founder Abudenta Divina (Media) Ltd, & Special Adviser, Africa Progress Group (chaired by President Olusegun Obasanjo)

 
Khemraj Jingree   Deputy High Commissioner to the United Kingdom, Republic of Mauritius

Khemraj Jingree

Deputy High Commissioner to the United Kingdom, Republic of Mauritius

Samuel Kame-Domguia   Former African Union OCist., Coordinator 2050 AIM Strategy, PO Integrated Maritime Strategy (2050 AIM Strategy) Task Force, African Union Commission

Samuel Kame-Domguia

Former African Union OCist., Coordinator 2050 AIM Strategy, PO Integrated Maritime Strategy (2050 AIM Strategy) Task Force, African Union Commission

David Luke   Coordinator, African Trade Policy Centre, United Nations Economic Commission for Africa

David Luke

Coordinator, African Trade Policy Centre, United Nations Economic Commission for Africa

Christopher Marks   Managing Director, Head of Emerging Markets EMEA, MUFG

Christopher Marks

Managing Director, Head of Emerging Markets EMEA, MUFG

 
Miguel Marques   Partner and leader of the PwC Economy of the Sea project, PricewaterhouseCoopers

Miguel Marques

Partner and leader of the PwC Economy of the Sea project, PricewaterhouseCoopers

Marta Marrero Martín   Oceans Governance Director, Global Oceans Team, The Nature Conservancy

Marta Marrero Martín

Oceans Governance Director, Global Oceans Team, The Nature Conservancy

Nad  ia Mensah-Acogny   Co-Founder of Acosphere and Journalist at Forbes Afrique

Nadia Mensah-Acogny

Co-Founder of Acosphere and Journalist at Forbes Afrique

HE Vincent Meriton   Vice-President of the Republic of Seychelles, Responsible for Information, Blue Economy, Investment and Industry, Information Communication Technology, Disaster Risk Management, Civil Society and Religious Affairs, and the Inner and Outer Islands

HE Vincent Meriton

Vice-President of the Republic of Seychelles, Responsible for Information, Blue Economy, Investment and Industry, Information Communication Technology, Disaster Risk Management, Civil Society and Religious Affairs, and the Inner and Outer Islands

 
Dr Essam Yassin Mohammed   Principal Researcher Ocean and Fisheries Economics,   International Institute for Environment and Development (IIED)

Dr Essam Yassin Mohammed

Principal Researcher Ocean and Fisheries Economics, International Institute for Environment and Development (IIED)

Christian Neumann   Programme Leader Ecosystems, Economies and Sustainable Development, GRID-Arendal

Christian Neumann

Programme Leader Ecosystems, Economies and Sustainable Development, GRID-Arendal

Gregor Paterson-Jones   Independent Board and IC Member UNCDF, EC, Mergence, Dolma

Gregor Paterson-Jones

Independent Board and IC Member UNCDF, EC, Mergence, Dolma

Dr Jeremy Prince   Adjunct Associate Professor of fisheries, Murdoch University

Dr Jeremy Prince

Adjunct Associate Professor of fisheries, Murdoch University

 
Elizabeth Naa Afoley Quaye   Minister of Fisheries and Aquaculture, Republic of Ghana

Elizabeth Naa Afoley Quaye

Minister of Fisheries and Aquaculture, Republic of Ghana

HE Aziz Rabbah   Minister of Energy, Mines and Sustainable Development, Kingdom of Morocco

HE Aziz Rabbah

Minister of Energy, Mines and Sustainable Development, Kingdom of Morocco

Bill Staby   Co-Founder and Chief Executive Officer, Resolute Marine Energy

Bill Staby

Co-Founder and Chief Executive Officer, Resolute Marine Energy

William Stephens   Conservation Programme Director, Blue Ventures Conservation

William Stephens

Conservation Programme Director, Blue Ventures Conservation

 
Kristian Teleki   Director of the Sustainable Ocean Initiative, World Resources Institute

Kristian Teleki

Director of the Sustainable Ocean Initiative, World Resources Institute

Prof. Kevin Chika Urama   Senior Advisor to the President on Inclusive and Green Growth – Strategy, Policy Development & Implementation, African Development Bank Group (AfDB)

Prof. Kevin Chika Urama

Senior Advisor to the President on Inclusive and Green Growth – Strategy, Policy Development & Implementation, African Development Bank Group (AfDB)

Professor Lee White   Director, National Parks Service (ANPN) of Gabon

Professor Lee White

Director, National Parks Service (ANPN) of Gabon

Imed Zammit   CEO, Institut Méditerranéen de Formation Aux Métiers Maritimes (IMFMM)

Imed Zammit

CEO, Institut Méditerranéen de Formation Aux Métiers Maritimes (IMFMM)