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#BETB_3: FROM STRATOSPHERIC BALLOONS TO A NEW TECH ACCELERATOR

#BETB_3: FROM STRATOSPHERIC BALLOONS TO A NEW TECH ACCELERATOR

This week’s BETB features commentary on:

  • World View successfully launches its first stratollite from its Tucson HQ (via TechCrunch)
  • Effective marine protection: More than just lines on a map (via National Geographic)
  • Coastal creatures are crossing oceans floating on makeshift rafts of plastic debris, warn scientists (via the Telegraph)
  • Why we should use the tech start-up model to solve environmental problems (via mnn.com)
  • Navigational Safety Efforts Continue in SOMS (via World Maritime News)

#BETB_2: FROM JELLYFISH TECH TO UNLOCKING THE FUTURE OF AUTONOMOUS SHIPPING

#BETB_2: FROM JELLYFISH TECH TO UNLOCKING THE FUTURE OF AUTONOMOUS SHIPPING

This week’s BETB features commentary on:

  • Are you ready for that jelly? Why it’s time to start eating jellyfish (via theguardian.com)
  • UN maritime agency spotlights link between shipping and sustainable development (via UN.org)
  • Operationalizing the Blue Economy in Small States: Lessons from the Early Movers (via cigionline.com)
  • The 3 Vital Keys That Will Make Autonomous Shipping a Reality (via asvglobal.com)
  • Maritime CIO Forum Rotterdam 2017 (via our good friends at digitalship.com)