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Blue Economy Day 2023

5 October 2023

Los Angeles Maritime Museum

600 Sampson Way, San Pedro, CA 90731

Blue Robotics

Blue Economy Day

Thursday, October 5th, 9:00am-5:00pm
Los Angeles Maritime Museum, 600 Sampson Way, San Pedro, CA 90731

BR Contacts
Host: Tyler
Schedule Qs: Lindsey
Demo Qs: Daniel, Griselda
SOS: Elisa, Kristel (aka: kristelisa)
Cool stories you wanna share: Literally anyone

…just in case
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Ship’s Log

  • 9:00 AM: Doors open! Breakfast + coffee!!
  • 9:30am: Introduction
  • 10:00 AM: Innovation at RS Aqua
  • 10:15 AM: Flash Talks
    • Luc Simon, Seaber – Cut the cord!: How We Made UUVs Accessible to Neophytes!
      Scott McLay, Water Linked – Water Linked Products Currently Helping with Your Underwater Missions!
      Leiv Erling Grytten, JM Robotics – Offshore Jacket Inspections with Mini-ROVs – From Concept to Market
      Larry Lukis, Cerulean Sonar – Imaging Sonar with Built in DVL (And Why You Should Have One)!
      Timothy Crandle, Seaview Systems – Farther, Faster, Stronger, More: Extending the Capabilities of Blue Robotics ROVs
      Eric Stackpole, Sofar Ocean – Bristlemouth – An Open Standard to Accelerate Marine Innovation
      Shishir Paramathma Rao, SeaDeep – Revolutionizing Underwater Vision with SeaDeep AI
      Emily Patrolia, ESP Advisors – Deciphering the G: How to Cut Through the Noise and Partner with Federal Agencies to Amplify Your Impact
  • 11:15 AM: Standardized, Open-source Methods of Using BlueROV2s to Conduct Kelp Forest Video Surveys
  • 11:45 AM: Lunch/Networking
  • 12:45 PM: In-water product demos
    • Luc Simon, Seaber – YUCO-SCAN Micro-UUVs
      Scott Mclay, Water Linked – BlueROV2 with DVL and GPS – Also the M16!
      Nick Nothom, Cerulean Sonar – Dual Omniscans on BlueROV2 Heavy
      Sean Mayfield, Outland – ROV-3000
      Jeff Conger, BlueLink – ECHO FLS on SARbot
      Arnauld Dumont, Dimeye – ORPHIE Camera mounted on BlueROV2
  • 2:25 PM: Everything BlueOS
    • Patrick Pereira, Blue Robotics
  • 3:00 PM: Flash Talks
    • Scott Fontecchio, Restoring the Lake – Restoring the Lake Depths Foundation: A Non-profit on a Mission
      Antonio Silva, EIVA – Navigating the Blue Economy with NaviSuite and Blue Robotics
      Tony White, Blue Robotics – Making maps with Blue Boat!
      Valentina Venturi, GiPSy Buoy – Lightweight Robotic Buoys – The Story of GiPSy
      Peter Schubert, Poseidon Robotics – Deep Electrical Safety – How Not to Kill Yourself Mixing Electricity and Water
      Farhang Naderi, Caretta Robotics – Revolutionizing Underwater Exploration: Caretta Robotics’ Pioneering Edge-Based Object Detection
      Vanessa Scott, SCRIPPS – Grow Your Ocean-focused Startup Through the StartBlue Accelerator!
  • 4:00 PM: A Fresh Approach to Ocean Science: Pioneering the Development and Use of Low-Cost Robotics
  • 4:15 PM: Amateur Ocean Exploration Using Autonomous Surface Vehicles
  • 4:30 PM: Closing Remarks
    • Rusty Jehangir, Blue Robotics
  • 4:35 PM: Networking
  • 5:00 PM: Exodus
  • Happy Hour

    Brouwerij West
    110 East 22nd Street, San Pedro, CA 90731
    (Just a mile south of the Maritime Museum)

    After the event, join us for happy hour at Brouwerij West where the beers are cold and the atmosphere is bangin’.

    sea ya