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Business & Development Partnerships


The Maritime Alliance (TMA) |  themaritimealliance.org

Our company is a member of TMA and a participant in its BlueTech Incubator Program.
TMA is the non-profit industry association and cluster organizer for the San Diego maritime technology community. Its tag line is Promoting BlueTech and Blue Jobs®.


The Marine Technology Society (MTS) | mts-sandiego.org

Jack Pan currently serves on the board of MTS San Diego Chapter.
The Marine Technology Society is a non-profit international professional organization established in 1963 to promote the exchange of information in ocean and marine engineering, science, and policy.


TMA BlueTech Incubator Program

The incubator is located at Dentons, an international law firm with a San Diego office in University City. Six companies have been admitted. They will receive business management assistance, mentorship, legal support, access to capital and other resources to help them develop.

“This new business incubator is going to provide the tools needed to spur the development of young companies with the potential to harness the ocean to create a cleaner and more sustainable planet for us all,”
-- S.D. Mayor Kevin Faulconer

Graphite Innovation & Technologies | grapheneenterprise.ca

GIT works in partnership with its customers using its proprietary “bottom up” process for the production of high specification graphene. GIT owns the intellectual property and know-how behind this process. We provide dispersion and product integration expertise, to deliver solutions for a wide range of applications. GIT was formed through the commercialization of research conducted at Dalhousie University in Halifax, Nova Scotia.


Scripps Institution of Oceanography, UC San Diego | scripps.ucsd.edu

The Scripps mission is to seek, teach, and communicate scientific understanding of the oceans, atmosphere, Earth, and other planets for the benefit of society and the environment.


TCI at MiraCosta College | miracosta.edu

MiraCosta College’s Community Education & Workforce Development. The department offers our local community members the opportunity to enhance their lives and their careers with low cost, hassle-free classes, workshops and programs. TCI is equipped with a state-of-the-art technology training facility; it includes multiple fully functional machine shops, modern industrial tools, and production-grade machinery/robotics.


Robotic Ocean | roboticocean.com

Robotic Ocean's experienced engineering team has over 29 years of subsea design experience and the expertise to assist unique customer needs in a timely manner. Robotic Ocean is a San Diego privately held engineering and manufacturing company serving the subsea industry.


Blue Latitudes, Rigs-to-Reefs  | rig2reefexploration.org

Blue Latitudes provides the tools to accurately report social responsibility efforts to interested audiences. We employ a sustainability reporting framework to understand, measure and communicate the environmental and social implications of offshore decommissioning.  Utilizing our experience in environmental assessments we provide measures and targets that promote our clients social responsibility and accountability.


Mooring Systems, Inc. | mooringsystems.com

Mooring Systems was founded in the 1980's as a commercial business to provide oceanographic scientists and engineers with mooring design services, and supply of ocean moorings and instrumentation deployment platforms.
Their extensive experience in the analysis of moored systems along with computer modeling tools provide the necessary components for designing moorings and instrumentation platforms that survive difficult environmental conditions.
Considerations for deployment and recovery at sea come from their extensive "hands-on" technical field experience.


Dentons | Dentons.com at San Diego

Dentons is a multinational law firm. It was founded in March 2013 by the merger of SNR Denton, Fraser Milner Casgrain and Salans; Dentons subsequently merged with the Chinese law firm Dacheng in 2015. Dentons operates in 50-plus countries, with approximately 7,700 lawyers.

Dentons' San Diego presence has been a vital part of business and civic life in the city for 138 years. Situated in the “golden triangle” and apex of San Diego’s biotech and technology hub, the San Diego team has been at the leading edge of the city's growth and development into a major business market, technology center and tourist destination. The office is intensely involved in the Southern California community, serving civic, charitable and professional organizations and providing pro bono representation to a broad array of institutions and worthy causes.