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➡️ I provide you with insights and analysis to help your organization make informed decisions and gain a competitive edge in the blue economy.

➡️ I support the blue ecosystem, helping drive innovation through collaboration and strategic information management for positive impactful blue projects.

I support several actors of the blue economy in the conduct of their innovative projects:

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accelerate innovation and drive blue growth with our strategic information management services 

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Are you an organization operating in the blue economy, and you want to stay at the forefront of current issues, anticipate and prepare for the challenges of tomorrow?

Are you responsible for an industry / cluster in the maritime sector and you want to animate and federate your ecosystem to promote innovation and the emergence of collaborative projects? 

Are you the leader of a growing company and do you want to benefit from a advisory boost to enrich your strategic vision and make the most of the opportunities in this booming sector ? 

Are you a project leader/startup creator and you need the help of a mentor to initiate the first phases of your project in the blue economy ? 



Many organizations in the blue economy may struggle with driving innovation and growth, due to a lack of clear strategy and direction, limited access to information and resources, or difficulties in fostering collaboration and a culture of innovation.

This can lead to missed opportunities for growth and competitiveness in this expansive market.


You have your nose to the grindstone, and you have to widen your scope to make strategic decision? 

You don't know how to enhance collaboration and open innovation within your ecosystem ?

You don't know what are the mid and long term impacts of new technologies (Artificial Intelligence, Blockchain, IoT) on your sector of activity and the impact on the structure of the industry.

You are aware that strategic watch is a powerful tool for identifying business oportunities, but you do not know how to implement it within your organization : where to look for, what types of information, etc.

My service offer can help your organization by answering these questions and providing expert support and guidance in strategic information management and collaboration.


My services include business intelligence, strategic watch, prospective study, open innovation, innovative project management, animation of innovative ecosystem and strategic advisor/mentor services.

Through my business intelligence, strategic watch and prospective study services, I help your organization stay ahead of industry trends and developments, which allows you to make informed strategic decisions that drive innovation and growth.


My open innovation and ecosystem animation services help your organization tap into new sources of innovation, and support for the implementation of strategies and processes that foster collaboration and creativity.


My innovative project management  and consultancy as board strategic advisor / mentor, provide guidance and support for successful implementation of innovative projects.



  • Enhancing your strategic thinking and decision making

  • Having access to key market information

  • Anticipating the changes to come in your sector of activity

  • Making the right decisions at the right time

  • Gaining market share

  • Strenghtening your position vis-à-vis competition.

Free up time to focus on your core business, I take care of:

- Facilitate your decision-making by providing you with strategic information, sound advice and insight into current and future dynamics in your field of activity.


- Support the emergence and conduct of innovative projects through open innovation, collaboration and ecosystem animation approaches.

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Business intelligence

Prospective study


Strategic watch

Board Advisor - Mentor



Management of innovative projects

Animation of innovative ecosystems


I help you create and accelerate your innovative projects through collaboration and the management of strategic information: 

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Business Intelligence

Business intelligence is essential for any organization that wants to stay competitive in today's fast-paced market.

It allows you to map out the landscape of your industry, understand the forces that shape it, and identify emerging trends that can give you a competitive edge.

I provide organizations with a comprehensive understanding of the market  through data analysis and visualization. 

My services include: 

- Cartography of actors

- Benchmark of good practices / solutions 

- Analysis of ecosystem dynamics

With my help, you can gain valuable insights into your industry, enabling you to make informed decisions and stay ahead of the competition.


  • Identifying new opportunities and potential growth areas

  • Identifying and mitigating risks

  • Helping you make data-driven decisions

Strategic Watch

The business environment is constantly changing, and in order to guide your company's strategic decisions, it is essential to stay ahead of the curve by proactively identifying and assessing emerging trends and changes.


This is where my strategic watch service comes in, by providing you with the necessary information and insights, you can make informed, data-driven decisions that will drive growth, increase competitiveness, and mitigate potential risks.

My services include:

- A comprehensive information gathering, analysis, and decision support system

- The regular issuance of a strategic watch bulletin (weekly/monthly) that covers a wide range of topics, including competitor monitoring, business opportunities, market developments, and emerging innovations.


With this strategic watch service, you will have a powerful tool at your disposal to seize new opportunities, avoid potential risks, and validate new initiatives.​


  • Increased agility in responding to changes in the market (competition, disruptive technologies, legal change)

  • Data-driven decision making

  • Support for growth and competitiveness

  • Early detection of opportunities and identification of potential risks.


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Prospective study

Prospective study is a powerful tool for gaining a comprehensive understanding of the trends and opportunities within an industry.

It allows organizations to identify emerging challenges and opportunities, and to make informed decisions that will shape the future of the industry.

By utilizing a forward-looking approach, my service combines the analysis of existing data and major industry trends with the identification of "weak signals" such as new entrants, new technologies, and changes in consumer behavior.


I will assess the potential of various scenarios and imagine possible futures, allowing your organization to anticipate and prepare for different time horizons and the opportunities and threats they may bring.

My services include:

  • Identification of the problem / challenge and the constitution of the prospective database

  • Construction and proposal of several scenarios on a question or an issue of the blue economy

  • Formulation of a vision and strategic orientations


  • Anticipating and preparing for the future

  • Formulation of structuring strategic orientations.


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Conseil stratégique

Strategic advisor / Mentoring

Surrounding yourself with an advisory board can bring a wealth of benefits to your organization.

The collaborative intelligence generated by a group of individuals with complementary skills can enhance your decision-making and strategic thinking.


As an external and independent advisor, I will question and challenge you, bringing new perspectives and suggestions to the table.

By utilizing my expertise as a strategic advisor, you will have access to valuable insights that will guide your organization's important decisions.

I will help you take a step back and gain a broader perspective on key corporate governance topics such as vision, strategic options, market dynamics, competitive positions, and growth.

Unlike a one-off mandate for a specific mission and over a given period, my advisory services are more global and long-term.


In addition, I also act as a mentor to project leaders in accelerators or incubators of startups in the field of the blue economy.

Overall, my advisory and mentoring services are designed to help you navigate the complex and ever-changing landscape of the blue economy, by providing valuable insights and guidance to support your growth and success.


  • Expanding the range of opportunities available to you

  • Breaking the isolation of leadership

  • Access to complementary expertise


Management de projets innovants

Innovative projects management

As an expert in innovative project management, I offer a comprehensive service that guides your projects from their creation to acceleration, utilizing the principles of "lean startup" methodologies.


This includes support for :

- Call for Projets

- Creating an innovative business model,

- Identifying the most valuable product (MVP)

- Conducting a Proof of Concept (PoC),

- Scouting for blue technologies

- Searching for strategic partners

I leverage my extensive network of industry connections, to help you build your project step by step and connect with the right partners to bring it to fruition.

My goal is to help you navigate the complex and ever-changing landscape of the blue economy, by providing valuable insights and guidance to support your growth and success.

Overall, my innovative project management services are designed to help you turn your ideas into reality, by providing a structured approach to innovation and access to a network of industry, scientific and institutional partners that can help you accelerate your project and bring it to market.


  • Access to a network of complementary partners to support your project

  • Efficiency and time-saving by leveraging my expertise and network to identify the right partners


Animation ecosysteme

Animation of innovative ecosystems

As an experienced consultant in innovation ecosystem animation, I offer a comprehensive service that helps organizations in the maritime sector to accelerate the innovation dynamic through collaboration.


I specialize in animating innovation networks and implementing open innovation approaches that foster creativity, collaboration and growth.

My services include:

  • Creation of open innovation challenges to encourage participation and collaboration.

  • Animation of workshops and working groups on topics of common interest to build collective intelligence and generate new ideas.

  • Animation of sectors or members of incubators / clusters to foster collaboration and create opportunities for growth.

Overall, my animation of innovative ecosystem services are designed to help organizations in the maritime sector stay ahead of the curve by fostering innovation, collaboration and growth.


  • Federating a network of partners to support the development of new ideas and projects.

  • Fostering innovation and collaboration by creating an ecosystem that encourages participation and the exchange of knowledge and expertise.


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Why choose  Blue Connection services to conduct your blue innovative projects? 

🌊  Blue Economy specialist:

As a blue economy consultant, I have a deep understanding of  key issues and trends in the maritime sector: Port and Vessel of the future, marine environment, Blue Biotechnologies, Coastal protection and valorization,  fishing and aquaculture, climate change (NBS), maritime surveillance and security, marine renewable energy, etc.

With my comprehensive understanding of the blue economy, I am well-positioned to help your organization navigate the complexities of this rapidly-growing sector.

I will bring you the essential insights you need to access these blue economy markets.

My cross-disciplinary knowledge allows me to see the 'big picture' of the maritime economy and make relevant and strategic connections between these different sectors for a sustainable and innovative approach.

My holistic view of the blue economy enables me to think "out of the box" and develop new uses and applications for this historic and innovative sector.

My experience working with international maritime clusters and networks gives me the ability to identify new opportunities and build strategic partnerships for your business.

💡  Innovation and Strategic Information Management specialist:

With a background in International Business Affairs and Strategic Information Management from Sciences Po Aix, I bring a wealth of expertise to the field of innovation and strategic information management. I have conducted research on disrutpive innovations and the response of organizations to the innovator's dilemma.

My experiences in maritime clusters have given me a deep understanding of the actors and dynamics in the maritime sector. I have successfully led projects that involve mapping actors and animating innovation networks, as well as developing skills in the maritime industry.

I am also an expert in organizing events that promote collective intelligence and collaborative projects in the field of blue economy, such as Blue Med Days.


Additionally, as a mentor in BlueTech Accelerator and Incubator, I support project leaders in the early stages of building their business models and strategies.

Overall, my expertise and experience make me an ideal choice for any organization looking to stay ahead of the curve in the field of blue economy and innovation.

The little extra touch? 

I am dedicated to understanding your unique needs and goals, and developing a strategy that is tailored to your specific requirements.

My customer-centric approach ensures that I am always working towards your satisfaction, and my commitment to providing high-quality services at every stage of your project guarantees that you will receive the best possible outcome.

With my expertise, knowledge and professional work methodologies, I am confident that I can help you reach your goals and drive success for your activities.

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Want to know more about my experiences in this area?

Do not hesitate to read the testimonials of other structures that have benefited from my support
or contact me directly to discuss it.


Adriana PERETTI - International Business Unit Manager @RISING SUD

Marilou a représenté le Pôle Mer Méditerranée, l'Agence de développement économique de la Région PACA et deux entreprises à San Diego. 

Son dynamisme et son professionnalisme ont été particulièrement remarqués et appréciés par les partenaires français et américains. 

Je recommande avec plaisir Marilou, pour ses compétences en gestion de projets internationaux et relations interculturelles.

So, let's work together on your project? 


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