Our Oceans Challenge is proud to present the solutions from the first two cycles in 2014/2015 and 2016/2017. The collaboration between the innovative idea owners and the expert partner network have resulted in a multitude of great solutions to make the offshore and maritime industry more sustainable.
Our Oceans Challenge has been awarded the Offshore Energy Public Outreach Award 2017 at the Opening Gala Dinner of the Offshore Energy Exhibition & Conference (OEEC).
This prize is a great recognition to all the hard work the Idea Owners and Partner Companies together with OOC have put in organizing the past cycle. The OOC team would like to thank all who contributed to this successful cycle.
Our Oceans Challenge has been selected as winner of the DuPont Sustainability Award for the EMEA region in 2015, as recognition of its acceleration program. We established a vibrant community of entrepreneurs, offshore experts, scientists and individuals who shared and enriched a total of 88 concepts. Participants developed successful business proposals which included solutions to remove and recycle plastic from the oceans.
Our Oceans Challenge has been selected as one of the three nominees for the Public Outreach Award 2016 by Offshore Energy. We are very proud that we reached this based on our first cycle and are curious how much further we can reach out to the public in the current cycle!
More information can be found on the website of Offshore Energy
Our Oceans Challenge is acknowledged as front runner of the United Nations Sustainable Development Goal Number 14: “To conserve and sustainably use the oceans, seas and marine resources for sustainable development”. Find out more about our common goals on: