WOC Events

An Ocean of Actions

a Showcase of the WOC Internship Program 2021   This internship was built from the challenge that many NGOs, including the WOC have – there is more work than what […]

WOC Internship Program

June 1, 2021 - August 31, 2021

WORLD OCEAN COUNCIL INTERNSHIP PROGRAM FOR GRADUATE STUDENTS AND EARLY CAREER PROFESSIONALS The World Ocean Council (WOC) is the Global Blue Economy Business and Investment Organization – the international, multi-industry […]

BlueFIN ’21

BlueFIN 21 is an invitation-only event which will commence in 2021. The specific dates and location will be determined early in 2021. Fill this form to receive BlueFIN 21 news […]

Sustainable Ocean Summit 2020

December 8, 2020 - December 11, 2020

The SOS 2020 will again connect the diverse international Blue Economy industry and investment world to focus on the coming “Decade of Action” for sustainable development. Together we will explore […]

Sustainable Ocean Summit 2019

November 20, 2019 - November 22, 2019
Paris, France

With the theme of “Investing in Ocean Futures: Finance and Innovation for the Blue Economy”, the Sustainable Ocean Summit 2019 (Paris, 20-22 November) represented the most comprehensive edition of ideas […]

Sustainable Ocean Summit 2018

November 14, 2018 - November 16, 2018
Hong Kong

The 6th Sustainable Ocean Summit (14-16 November 2018, Hong Kong) marked historic participation records for the SOS, with over 250 delegates from 30 different nationalities and representing all key ocean sectors coming […]

Sustainable Ocean Summit 2017

November 29, 2017 - December 1, 2017
Halifax, Canada

The 5th Sustainable Ocean Summit (SOS) was held from 29 November – 1 December, 2017 in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada! The SOS 2017 theme was “The Ocean Sustainable Development Goal […]

Sustainable Ocean Summit 2016

November 30, 2016 - December 2, 2016
Rotterdam, Netherlands

What the SOS 2016 Participants say about the Success of the Event… Of the more than 200 participants at the Sustainable Ocean Summit (SOS) 2016, 100% of respondents to the […]

Sustainable Ocean Summit 2015

November 9, 2015 - November 11, 2015

The Sustainable Ocean Summit (SOS) is the only global, multi-sectoral platform for leadership companies and organizations to advance the development and implementation of industry-driven solutions to ocean sustainability challenges.