“An excellent opportunity to see innovative approaches to security issues.”

RADM Bill Landay, Chief of Naval Research, ONR

“This was my first attendance at the Maritime Alliance Business & Technology Summit. I felt the agenda was excellent as well as the speakers and panel members. The topics were very important and relevant to what our needs, issues and possible solutions are to our maritime security concerns. I enjoyed being able to network with professionals in the maritime security business and hope to develop some long term relationships.”

Dan Baxter, Invetech, Vice President, Business Development, Product Innovation Group

“I enjoyed the multifaceted interaction between professionals from fields ranging from food production to high tech communication with the common denominator of marine science.”

Markus Wernli, BergerABAM Project Engineer

“The 2nd annual Maritime Business & Technology Summit provided the opportunity to meet key decision makers and network the maritime community of San Diego.”

Alex Goodman, International Sales Executive, Reed Expositions

“In two days we established meaningful connections with a variety of companies and executives that would have taken months to achieve. The genuine idea of collaborating and global sharing demonstrated by the group was inspiring.”

Amanda MacRae, U.S. Business Director, Rotor Studios

“A conference with a unique range of topics, all important to the maritime industry in a location that can’t be beat!”

Doug Eisberg, Product Director, Energy Recovery, Inc.

“My expectations were well exceeded.”

Jim Montgomery, Principal Engineer, Functional Design & Engineering, Inc.

“You did an excellent job!”

Glenn Jacobs, Technical Representative, TECHNOWISE

“The 2nd Annual Maritime Business & Technology Summit provided an in depth knowledge of current maritime and port security issues and technology. The presentations, panels and networking were outstanding. Great networking and exchange of ideas!”


Kevin Bowen, Engineering Fellow, Raytheon


“It’s the only event that combines varied technologies and expertise in marine sciences in an effort to integrate and inform.”

Kenneth Lloyd, SVP, R&D, CSO, Nereus Pharmaceuticals, Inc.


“Three full rich days, quality conferences & high-level speakers. It was a privileged event, a nice environment in a small community, people are accessible and ready to discuss. It is optimal to do business.”

Laurence Soldermann, Project Manager, The Provence Partnership

“The summit offers valuable potential relationships along the West Coast for linking both industry and government to meet the goals of both sectors.”

Laura Engeman, Project Manager, California Ocean Protection Council

“Very informative conference!”

Marchelle Crumes, The Daily Transcript / San Diego Source


“The presentations were absolutely valuable to companies and individuals that are involved in maritime logistics, conservation and security.”

Walt Bonneau, President / GM, Cubic Security Systems

“It was an outstanding event about the importance of the ocean and related topics.

Dr. Rogelio Vasquez Gonzalez, Professor, CICESE