Ocean Summit The Hague

The Future of the Ocean
28 & 29 June 2018
Zuiderstrandtheater


Schedule
Thursday, June 28, 2018
8:00 AM - 9:00 AM CEST

Registration and networking opportunity

9:00 AM - 9:25 AM CEST
9:25 AM - 9:35 AM CEST

Welcome address from HRH Princess Laurentien

9:35 AM - 9:50 AM CEST

Setting the scene, the issue of plastic pollution

9:50 AM - 10:00 AM CEST

Presentation of the results of the Volvo Ocean Race Science Programme

10:00 AM - 10:25 AM CEST
10:25 AM - 10:35 AM CEST

Address from the city of The Hague

10:35 AM - 11:05 AM CEST
11:05 AM - 11:30 AM CEST

Positive political and legal measures to safeguard our seas

11:30 AM - 11:55 PM CEST

Action Needed to Address Marine Debris: The Role of Policy, Philanthropy and Industry (moderated by Chip Giller)

11:55 AM - 12:05 PM CEST
12:05 PM - 12:30 PM CEST

An outer space view of the ocean

André Kuipers Theater
12:30 PM - 1:30 PM CEST
1:30 PM - 3:00 PM CEST

BREAKOUT SESSIONS (One choice)

1:31 PM - 3:00 PM CEST

Breakout session 1 - Renewable energy and floating structures

Breakout session 2 - A path to zero emission shipping

Break out Session 3: Circular economy, the solution to ocean plastic pollution?

3:00 PM - 3:30 PM CEST
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM CEST

BREAKOUT SESSIONS (One choice)

3:31 PM - 5:00 PM CEST

Breakout session 4 - Blue sea thinking

Breakout session 5 - Ocean management and sharing knowledge platforms

5:00 PM - 6:00 PM CEST
Friday, June 29, 2018
8:00 AM - 9:00 AM CEST

Registration and networking opportunity

9:00 AM - 9:30 AM CEST

Welcome and wrap-up of day one

Theater
9:30 AM - 11:00 AM CEST

BREAKOUT SESSIONS (One choice)

9:31 AM - 11:00 AM CEST

Breakout session 6 - First findings of the NICO Expedition

Breakout session 7 - How to start a Blue Revolution

Breakout session 8 - Ocean impacts on human health 

11:00 AM - 11:30 AM CEST
11:30 AM - 12:30 PM CEST

Announcements for the future of the Ocean

12:30 PM - 1:30 PM CEST
8:00 AM - 9:00 AM CEST

Registration and networking opportunity

9:00 AM - 9:25 AM CEST
9:25 AM - 9:35 AM CEST

Welcome address from HRH Princess Laurentien

9:35 AM - 9:50 AM CEST

Setting the scene, the issue of plastic pollution

9:50 AM - 10:00 AM CEST

Presentation of the results of the Volvo Ocean Race Science Programme

10:00 AM - 10:25 AM CEST
10:25 AM - 10:35 AM CEST

Address from the city of The Hague

10:35 AM - 11:05 AM CEST
11:05 AM - 11:30 AM CEST

Positive political and legal measures to safeguard our seas

11:30 AM - 11:55 PM CEST

Action Needed to Address Marine Debris: The Role of Policy, Philanthropy and Industry (moderated by Chip Giller)

11:55 AM - 12:05 PM CEST
12:05 PM - 12:30 PM CEST

An outer space view of the ocean

André Kuipers Theater
12:30 PM - 1:30 PM CEST
1:30 PM - 3:00 PM CEST

BREAKOUT SESSIONS (One choice)

1:31 PM - 3:00 PM CEST

Breakout session 1 - Renewable energy and floating structures

Breakout session 2 - A path to zero emission shipping

Break out Session 3: Circular economy, the solution to ocean plastic pollution?

3:00 PM - 3:30 PM CEST
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM CEST

BREAKOUT SESSIONS (One choice)

3:31 PM - 5:00 PM CEST

Breakout session 4 - Blue sea thinking

Breakout session 5 - Ocean management and sharing knowledge platforms

5:00 PM - 6:00 PM CEST
8:00 AM - 9:00 AM CEST

Registration and networking opportunity

9:00 AM - 9:30 AM CEST

Welcome and wrap-up of day one

Theater
9:30 AM - 11:00 AM CEST

BREAKOUT SESSIONS (One choice)

9:31 AM - 11:00 AM CEST

Breakout session 6 - First findings of the NICO Expedition

Breakout session 7 - How to start a Blue Revolution

Breakout session 8 - Ocean impacts on human health 

11:00 AM - 11:30 AM CEST
11:30 AM - 12:30 PM CEST

Announcements for the future of the Ocean

12:30 PM - 1:30 PM CEST
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