Sustainable Ocean Summit 2018External

Hong Kong

Activity Overview

Type: Conference
Start Date: November 14, 2018
End Date: November 16, 2018
Venue: New World Millenium Hotel, Hong Kong
Website: Conference programme
E-mail: summit [at] oceancouncil.org

The SOS uniquely brings together leadership companies from the diverse Ocean Business Community: shipping, oil and gas, fisheries, aquaculture, seabed mining, tourism, renewable energy, ports, dredging, mining, submarine cables, marine science, engineering and technology, the maritime legal, financial and insurance communities, and others – as well as ocean stakeholders from the government, inter-governmental, academic and environment communities.

The SOS 2018 Program is being developed with input from the international ocean business community, with the following sessions under development:

Plenary Sessions

  • Ocean Executive Forum: The Signature SOS Multi-Sector Panel of CEOs
  • Asian Shipping: Leadership and Challenges in Connecting Asia and the World
  • Women in Ocean Business: Leadership and Sustainable Development
  • Ocean 2030: Global Projections for Ocean Industry Activity (covering ocean transportation, energy, food, tourism and minerals)
  • The Digital Ocean, Big Ocean Data and the Ocean Cloud: Data Driven Sustainable Development of the Seas
  • Ocean Investment Platform: Financing Ocean Sustainable Development in Asia
  • Innovation and Acceleration of Solutions to Ocean Sustainable Development Challenges Facing the Ocean Business Community