Working Groups

Poole Marine Hub’s partnership network has identified 4 key themes that form the basis of working groups with the aims of exploring challenges, opportunities and collaboration.

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Protecting and enhancing the marine natural environment, working in partnership with organisations such as Poole Harbour Study Group, New Economics Foundation amongst others.


Skills and Workforce

Shortage of people and skills, ageing workforce, and the need to heighten the profiles of marine and maritime careers.


Trade Growth and Innovation

Understanding the local supply chain opportunities and overcoming barriers to trade and developing collaborative partnerships to drive innovation.


Connectivity and Infrastructure

Looking at opportunities and challenges surrounding infrastructure, access to trade routes and logistics, amongst other topics.