The new way of working together on our future.
Complex challenges require a new approach. OceansX facilitates a new way of working together. A way that provides opportunities for human potential. In our Xplorations we create movement around collective challenges. In doing so, OceansX ensures accelerated innovation and sustainable solutions.
The future offers valuable opportunities to address our collective challenges and create a better and more sustainable future. Our mission is to form inspiring and action-oriented communities around collective challenges, leading to accelerated and new ways of innovation, co-creation and sustainable solutions.
Oceans1 is a competition for the crews of sea-going vessels with the aim of reducing CO2 emissions. With this project, OceansX wants to create a movement that contributes to the realisation of the goals as laid down by the International Maritime Organization: a fifty percent reduction by 2050 in comparison to 2008.Read more
For the Dutch island of Texel, freshwater management is of great importance for the local water supply and agriculture. OceansX spoke with a number of stakeholders about the need for freshwater supply for island communities.Read more
BOOST is a movement that has already engaged 6,000 employees. BOOST is a tool for innovation and aims to let teams work on their own challenges within their own context and and to achieve optimal performance.READ MORE
Founded on a new way of working, OceansX builds meaningful relationships with a community of like-minded social innovators.
There is an Xplorer in everyone. With your creativity, inspiration and energy, you too can make a concrete contribution. OceansX is a growing community of committed people and organisations working on the future. In our Xplorations, you can use your Xplorer mindset in a meaningful way.
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BOOST your organisation
The OceansX’ – BOOSTX methodology provides a structure for social innovation in which teams and individuals gain energy, take ownership and strengthen each other to transform intentions into action.
Submarine commander with a new mission
OceansX should become a movement in which human potential benefits social problems, such as CO2 reduction. Former submarine commander Berend van de Kraats talks about his ‘mission’.READ MORE
The CO2-challenge game is a boardgame focussed around maritime sustainability. Players are introduced in the diversity and complexity of the issues the maritime sector is faced today. The game stimulates discussions and coordination between different disciplines amongst the crew (players) generating new insights and options for coherent actions.READ MORE
Unleash human potential
It is essential to empower crews to connect, collaborate and take responsibility for reducing CO2 globallyREAD MORE
We call initiatives that create movement around societal challenges Xplorations. In these Xplorations you can see the way OceansX works in practice.
XPLORATION – COASTLINE
Xploration Coastline leads to a demonstrator providing 1000m3 water per 24 hours. A fast and flexible solution, suitable for deployment at coastal locations with acute or persistent water shortages due to natural disasters, drought or salinization. Coastline is powered by 100% green energy, innovative water purification and zero-emission technology. Join our living lab!Read more
XPLORATION – OCEANS5
Xploration Oceans5 connects people through water. Supporting users to utilize the power of water in the process. Water is us, a mirror of society, and therefore water governance brings together many influences and factors.Read more
XPLORATION – INNER WORKOUT
Through genuine storytelling we all find the energy to start a journey, cross boundaries, open up for support, create collaboration, and find an adequate way to recover and reflect. This Xploration provides a structure in which every Xplorer can receive support in every phase of their unique journey.Meer weten
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