The Global “Blue Economy” Business Conference

The World Ocean Council (WOC) Sustainable Ocean Summit (SOS) is the annual gathering of the global Ocean Business Community dedicated to advancing private sector action on responsible use of the seas.

With the theme of “Investing in Ocean Futures: Finance and Innovation for the Blue Economy”, the SOS 2019 will be the foremost international business conference dedicated to investment and innovation for ocean sustainable development.

Registration is open to all from the ocean business and investment community.

Since 2010, the SOS has been bringing together leaders from the diverse Ocean Business Community – shipping, fisheries, oil and gas, aquaculture, offshore renewables, tourism, seabed mining, marine technology, law, insurance, finance, etc. – as well as ocean stakeholders from the government, inter-governmental, science and environment communities – to focus on industry-driven action on “Corporate Ocean Responsibility”.

Click here to see the CEOs and business representatives who attend the SOS.

The Global « Blue Economy » Business Conference
Investing in Ocean Futures: Finance and Innovation for the Blue Economy

The World Ocean Council (WOC) Sustainable Ocean Summit (SOS) is the annual gathering of the global Ocean Business Community dedicated to advancing private sector action on responsible use of the seas.

 With the theme of “Investing in Ocean Futures: Finance and Innovation for the Blue Economy”, the SOS 2019 will be the foremost international business conference dedicated to investment and innovation for ocean sustainable development. This year’s Summit will build on the success of past SOS held in Hong Kong (2018), Halifax (2017), Rotterdam (2016), Singapore (2015), Washington D.C. (2013) and Belfast (2010), as well as the solid growth of the World Ocean Council overall.

Since 2010, the SOS has been bringing together leaders from the diverse Ocean Business Community – shipping, fisheries, oil and gas, aquaculture, offshore renewables, tourism, seabed mining, marine technology, law, insurance, finance, etc. – as well as ocean stakeholders from the government, inter-governmental, science and environment communities – to focus on industry-driven action on “Corporate Ocean Responsibility”.

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SPONSORSHIP OPPORTUNITIES

SOS Sponsorship is an opportunity to demonstrate your “Blue Economy” leadership as part of the ocean business and investment community.

Making a commitment today to sponsor the SOS 2019 will raise your organization’s profile through all pre-summit communications distributed to thousands of ocean industry stakeholders in the WOC Network. In addition, for the first time event application Swapcard will enable additional networking for our Sponsors with their industry peers and all other present international stakeholders during the Summit!

SOS 2019 CONFERENCE CHAIR ANNOUNCED

Mr. Frédéric Moncany de Saint-Aignan, President, French Maritime Cluster, SOS 2019 Conference Chair

“I am honored to be the Conference Chair for the World Ocean Council’s 2019 Sustainable Ocean Summit, with its theme of ‘Investing in Ocean Futures: Finance and Innovation for the Blue Economy’. The WOC’s SOS brings together the international ocean business community to advance collaboration on sustainable development, and I encourage leadership companies from all ocean industries to come to Paris for this important annual gathering.”

DRAFT PROGRAM AND SCHEDULE RELEASED

The Sustainable Ocean Summit 2019 has unveiled its ambitious program and initial speaker lineup, with more to be confirmed soon. The Draft Program and Schedule are now available for access in the Program Page.

With the theme of “Investing in Ocean Futures: Finance and Innovation for the Blue Economy”, the SOS 2019 will be the first comprehensive global private sector event on investment and innovation for ocean sustainable development.

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