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Presented by Rhode Island, the Ocean State: The Blue Economy Podcast dives deep into every aspect of the world's burgeoning ocean economy.

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Presented by Rhode Island, the Ocean State: The Blue Economy Podcast dives deep into every aspect of the world's burgeoning ocean economy.

    Building a 'virtual ocean' with Terradepth

    Building a 'virtual ocean' with Terradepth

    Judson Kauffman, co-CEO and co-founder of Terradepth, joined us to discuss how his company is using autonomous submersibles to collect data and "drain the ocean of ignorance." 

    • 29 min
    How do we power offshore/undersea technology?

    How do we power offshore/undersea technology?

    Dr. Yi Chao, CEO and founder of California-based Seatrec, joined the podcast to discuss how his company's thermal energy technology is powering everything from sensors to underwater robots. 

    • 13 min
    Back to School: Spotlighting URI's Graduate School of Oceanography

    Back to School: Spotlighting URI's Graduate School of Oceanography

    Dr. Paula Bontempi, the dean of University of Rhode Island's Graduate School of Oceanography, joined us to discuss how the world of academia is preparing students to take ocean exploration and research to the next level. [Programming note: This...

    • 33 min
    Discussing the 'Blue Ocean of Opportunities,' featuring theDOCK

    Discussing the 'Blue Ocean of Opportunities,' featuring theDOCK

    Nir Gartzman, co-founder of Israel-based venture capital firm theDOCK, joined us to discuss his thoughts on maritime investment opportunities. 

    • 35 min
    The future of autonomous ships, with Sea Machines Robotics

    The future of autonomous ships, with Sea Machines Robotics

    Based in Boston, Sea Machines specializes in advanced control technology for workboats and other commercial surface vessels. CEO Michael Johnston joined us to discuss which industries are currently using this technology... and what could be possible in...

    • 38 min
    Event preview: Oceanology International 2020

    Event preview: Oceanology International 2020

    Celebrating its 50th anniversary, Oceanology International is the largest ocean technology conference in the world... and this year, you don't need to travel to London to take it all in. Event director David Ince joined us to discuss how his team moved...

    • 35 min

Customer Reviews

4.8 out of 5
26 Ratings

26 Ratings

SkepticScot ,

Ocean State Blue from the Beginning

Great long form podcast that allows knowledgeable guests to relax and engage with David who knows his way around ocean entrepreneurship. If you want to get a guided tour of the latest wave of innovation in the ocean space start here.

bobca ,

RI entrepreneurship

Great podcast touching on the rising RI entrepreneurship scene!

CleanTechExec ,

Very timely

Timely podcast focusing on an important sector of the economy, a place where a great deal of innovation will happen.

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