The Ocean Exchange™ offers two incentive awards, underwritten by our Worldwide Sponsors, to outstanding Solutions Creators. The 2014 award winners will be selected from finalists invited to present at our Event, being held at the Savannah International Trade & Convention Center (Hutchinson Island) on October 5 – 7.

The Gulfstream® Navigator Award 2013 of $100,000 was given to the solution that demonstrated the greatest potential to address our theme with applicability across multiple industries, generating positive impact on economies and the environment. The 2013 award recipient was Witt Energy.

The WWL Orcelle® Award 2013 of $100,000 was given to the solution that makes shipping and logistics more sustainable by advancing zero-emissions marine transport and technologies that are commercially viable. The 2013 Orcelle recipient was ECOsubsea.

In addition to the criteria listed above, the 2013 award winners represent excellence and fulfillment of purpose while demonstrating the greatest potential for “LEAP TO ZERO+