Dive Into the Blue Economy: Ocean Career Discovery Event


May 30th 10:25 AM - 3:10 PM
New Glasgow, Nova Scotia

This panel discussion is tailored for high school students, offering insights into diverse ocean-related careers to enhance their understanding of marine industries. The event aims to foster a strong ethic of care for the ocean by showcasing the significance of marine ecosystems. Experts from various fields, such as marine biology, oceanography, sustainable fisheries, and marine conservation, will share their experiences and knowledge. The discussion will emphasize the importance of individual and collective actions in supporting ocean health, encouraging students to engage in activities that contribute to the preservation and sustainability of our oceans. Through real-world stories and interactive discussions, the event aims to inspire the next generation to become informed advocates and stewards of our precious marine environments.

The event will have two sessions:

  • North Nova Education Centre (AM session from 10:25 to 11:40)
  • Northumberland Regional High School (PM session from 1:55 to 3:10) –> students from Pictou will be bussed to the PM session

The event targets high school students (ages 14-18) to promote ocean-related careers and cultivate an ocean conservation mindset. Aimed at a pivotal stage in career exploration, it introduces diverse marine professions, inspiring curiosity and broadening horizons.


Details

Address:
New Glasgow, NS, Canada
Cost:Free
Format:In-Person
Category: Presentation
Region: Atlantic Canada
Audience: Kids & Families
Accessibility: English

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