World Economic Forum, UN, political and business leaders unite at Opening Oceans Conference in quest for sustainable business growth

Key political and business leaders are converging at Nor-Shipping’s Opening Oceans Conference with a mission to highlight, discuss and enable new business opportunities for the maritime and ocean industries.

Article on Opening Oceans by Danske Havne

UN Special Envoy for the Ocean to join Copenhagen OOC speaker panel

Opening Oceans is proud to announce that the UN Special Envoy for the Ocean Peter Thomson will join the distinguished speaker panel.

Ocean waves: A swell idea?

Renewable ocean energy is more than about sustainably supplementing a nation’s power mix. New ideas like CorPower Ocean’s also offer the ability to generate local industrial use with microgrids

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These dedicated exploration spaces will each focus on one key areas of ocean opportunity.


This glass enclosed ‘tank’ will host discussions focused on Nordic collaboration and cooperation in ocean opportunity.

Maersk, Statoil and OECD to discuss future ocean development at Opening Oceans Conference

Key figures from Maersk Group, Statoil and the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development have signed up to discuss future ocean business opportunities, demands and strategies at Opening Oceans Conference 2018 (OOC).

How to use ocean data to create an informed debate about the future ocean economy

Oliver Steeds used his 2016 Ted Talk to highlight the unintended, but none-the-less, colossal, damages that are happening in the ocean.

Nor-Shipping uncovers ocean opportunity with launch of Opening Oceans in Denmark in 2018

The Opening Oceans Conference brings together the maritime industry and the emerging ocean industries to discover common pathways for sustainable development of the ocean space!