The Fish 2.0 South Atlantic & Gulf Coast Shellfish Workshop
March 15-17, 2017 in Wilmington, North Carolina

About the Fish 2.0 South Atlantic & Gulf Coast Shellfish Workshop

invitation pdfThe Fish 2.0 workshop offers entrepreneurs:

  • Direct support and training to clarify, improve and communicate your business values to investors.
  • A short business pitch ready to be shared with investors.
  • An application that is ready to enter in the 2017 Fish 2.0 competition.
  • Guidance on participating and succeeding in Fish 2.0.

What you’ll gain

invitation pdfThe Fish 2.0 workshop offers entrepreneurs:

  • Insight into types of investment and the best fit for your business.
  • A strategy for positioning your business to attract funding.
  • An understanding of what investors are looking for.
  • Knowledge on how to incorporate environmental and social sustainability & impacts into your business strategy.

Who can attend?

  • Open to enterprises from Alabama, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Louisiana, Maryland, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Texas, Virginia, and Washington, D.C. 
  • Must be involved in any aspect of the shellfish industry (aquaculture, feed, harvest, food processing, transport, packaging, or regulatory).
  • All businesses including start-up, early stage or established businesses can participate.

The workshop is FREE. No specific preparation needed

You must apply, and be accepted, to attend.

Apply Now - Deadline extended to February 20, 2017 

Note: Space is limited. Limited lodging support is available on a need basis 

Questions?

General questions please contact Andrea Sisco at: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Travel or lodging questions please contact Deborah Mosca at: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

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2017 South Atlantic & Gulf Coast Shellfish Track Sponsors 

 

Marine Bio-Technologies Center of Innovation (MBCOI)

University of North Carolina Wilmington (UNCW)


NC IDEA

MARBIONC

UNCW CREST

Innovate SENC

NC Biotech

uncw cms

NC Sea Grant

NC East Alliance