SOA Blog

    Accelerator company spotlight: PlanetCare, Flywire, Aquaii
    Each week, we will feature members of the 2020 Accelerator Third Wave Cohort, illustrating how th...
    Accelerator spotlight: Oceanworks, microTERRA, Desolenator
    Oceanworks keeps plastic out of the ocean; microTERRA makes use of aquacultural wastewater; Desol...
    SOA Connects Sept 3, 2020: 859 people from 88 countries
    The second SOA Connects focused on women in ocean tech, science, and innovation, and featured ove...
    SOA Connects Sept 3, 2020: 859 people from 88 countries
    The second SOA Connects focused on women in ocean tech, science, and innovation, and featured over 40 female speakers and panelists. 
    Daniela Fernandez #VirtualClimateWeek Champion
    Virtual #ClimateWeekNYC took place September 21st-27th, 2020, and although we were disappointed to not be back at the United Nations, Daniela Fernandez, CEO of SOA, participated in multiple virtual...
    SOA Kenya Hub - Mombasa Delta Cleanup
    With support from the Swarovoski and Packard Foundations, SOA awards financial support through MIcrogrants to SOA Hubs and Ocean Leaders under 35 who are implementing ocean conservation projects in...
    Lindsey Hoell - Entrepreneurs and the #reusablerevolution
    Lindsey Hoell is an entrepreneur, activist, alumnus of the SOA Accelerator Program, and dedicated member of the reusable revolution. She's the founder of Dispatch Goods, a startup that partners wit...
    Ashley Bae #oceansolutionist Extraordinaire
    Ashley Bae, founder and CEO of Verdant Seas, is one of our #oceansolutionists  that will be highlighted at the upcoming SOA Connects, our virtual Ocean Summit, taking place on September 3rd, 2020. 
    Innandya Irawan #oceansolutionist
    Innandya Irawan is an innovator, ocean advocate, and co-founder of CarbonEthics, a nonprofit that aims to educate, reduce and offset the carbon footprint of individuals. We are so excited to have ...
    SOA Conects June 2, 2020 Recap
    Bringing Together 'Solutionists' from 73 Countries Over 250 Impact Action Photos + Statement Submissions Thank you for connecting with us! Executive Summary here.
    SOA Youth Making Waves in Ocean Policy
    “Our house is on fire.” Fridays for Future. The Sunrise Movement. The Global Climate Strikes of September 2019. Young people across the world are rallying together to demand climate action. For gen...
    Youth, More than Anyone Else, Need Governments to RISE UP for the Ocean!
    2020 has been billed as the “Ocean Super Year” with numerous high-level events poised to address and take action against major ocean challenges--the keystone being the UN Ocean Conference in Lisbon...
    SOA Community Call with Peter Thomson
    41 countries were represented in our Community Call with UN Special Envoy for the Oceans, Peter Thomson.