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Vivos X el Océano

Vivos por el Océano June 08 2020 @ 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM


Cada 8 de junio se celebra el Día Mundial de los Océanos, con el fin de reflexionar sobre el rol fundamental que éstos cumplen en nuestras vidas. Debido a la pandemia, siete organizaciones chilenas se han unido y reinventado virtualmente con una cartelera científica-cultural, que se transmitirá en vivo, y de forma gratuita, a través de Youtube. El objetivo: acercar el océano a nuestras casas de una forma dinámica y entretenida.

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Manta Trust and Girls that Scuba Webinar June 08 2020 @ 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM


UN World Oceans Day 2020 is happening on June 8th and to celebrate it, we are hosting a webinar chat between Dr. Guy Stevens (CEO and co-founder of the Manta Trust) and Sarah Richard (founder of Girls That Scuba). Sarah is an avid scuba diver and passionate about marine conservation, she is also a patron of the Manta Trust. Sarah and Guy will be chatting all about how they got into marine conservation, their favourite underwater encounters, and how we can tie sustainable dive tourism and marine conservation together, followed by a short Q&A session.

World Oceans Day Horseshoe Crab & Red Knot Learn-athon!

World Oceans Day Horseshoe Crab & Red Knot Learn-athon June 08 2020 @ 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM


Mermaids!  World Oceans Day is one week away and we have a horseshoe crabulous fabulous day planned! It’s a World Oceans Day Horseshoe Crab and Red Knot Learn-athon!!! We were given a grant from Dr. Jane Goodall’s Roots & Shoots and are partnering with our best friends at ReTurn the Favor NJ!!! We will have fun facts leading up to the event so stay tuned!!! Here’s our schedule:

World Oceans Day Horshoe Crab & Red Knot Learn-athon:

#APE Presents #WOW LIVE!

ADEX Pixel Virtual Expo #WOW World Ocean Week June 08 2020 @ 8:00 AM - May 08 2020 @ 11:59 PM


#APE ADEX Pixel Virtual Expo Presents #WOW World Oceans Week LIVE!

Connecting the global dive and marine conservation industry, blue economy sectors and its community, ADEX PIXEL “Virtual” EXPO (#APE) brings together the world’s best dive influencers, thought leaders, industry key players – speakers and exhibitors, NGOs/NPOs, social enterprises from the global landscape on ONE platform through new monthly contents that entertains, educates, and engages.

Invitation to participate of an online discussion with prestigious personalities in Brazil conected to activites in the South Atlantic Ocean- will be in Portuguese

We are all just one ocean – Somos todos um só oceano! June 08 2020 @ 2:30 PM - 4:30 PM


A conversation with Dr. Zelinda Leão, a pioneer in the study of Brazilian reefs, Zélia Brito, the Head of Rocas Atoll Biological Researve, and an award-winning conservationist,  MSc. Mariana Thevenin, oceanographer and founder of Oceano para Leigos  and Johnny Lima, fisherman and Brazilian LTER site (PELD CCAL) collaborator, will be broadcast live on youtube.

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Noto Satoumi Online Seminar on SDG 14, World Oceans Day Commemoration June 06 2020 @ 1:30 PM - 3:30 PM


UNU-IAS Operating Unit Ishikawa/Kanazawa (OUIK) in Japan will hold an online seminar ‘Noto’s Satoumi Seminar’ in commemoration of World Oceans Day, 6 June, as designated by the UN. Discussions will be centred around SDG 14 Life Below Water Target 1 – By 2025, prevent and significantly reduce marine pollution of all kinds, in particular from land-based activities, including marine debris and nutrient pollution. 


EarthxOcean June 09 2020 @ 1:00 PM - June 12 2020 @ 6:00 PM


EarthxOcean June 9-12 | Protecting the Life Support Systems of the Ocean

Sessions: High Seas Initiative • Coral Reef Restoration • Ocean Plastic Solutions • Sustainable Fisheries

Packaging Sustainability's New Paradigm: Perspectives on Plastic Neutrality

Packaging Sustainability's New Paradigm: Perspectives on Plastic Neutrality June 08 2020 @ 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM


Join RRS to explore plastic neutrality, an exciting concept in packaging sustainability that centers around measuring, reducing, and offsetting brands’ unique plastic footprints. Learn how plastic credits work, why brands find them valuable, and how they can be effective in alleviating our ocean plastic epidemic.

Innovation for the Oceans

Sustainable Blue Economy: an opportunity for post-pandemic economic re-activation and well-being (SPANISH & ENGLISH) June 11 2020 @ 10:00 AM - 12:30 PM



Sustainable Blue Economy: new paradigm of action with emphasis on the Northwest of Mexico

The blue economy concept developed by Gunter Pauli, is understood as "taking advantage of the natural ecosystem to increase the efficiency of production of goods and services, copying the natural models of the ecosystem, and always putting respect for the environment first".

Deep Sea Exploration & Stewardship with SOA & DOSI

Deep Sea Exploration and Stewardship June 09 2020 @ 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Deep Sea Exploration and Stewardship with Dr. Diva Amon, Ms. Julie Packard, Prof. Lisa Levin, Dr. Carlie Wiener, & Dr. Lucy Woodall

The deep ocean is Earth’s final frontier, which we are exploring more than ever and in new and innovative ways. But with anthropogenic pressures increasing, will our exploration ultimately light the way or feed the fire?Join Sustainable Ocean Alliance, DOSI and some of the leading female expert voices in this very special event. 

Microplastic Madness - student EPA ban rally at NY City Hall

MICROPLASTIC MADNESS - free family virtual screening and Q+A w/ Dr. Chelsea Rochman June 06 2020 @ 3:00 PM - 5:15 PM


For World Oceans Day, Cafeteria Culture is excited to host a free family screening of our award winning movie, MICROPLASTIC MADNESS (76 minutes). Be inspired by Brooklyn youth to take plastic free action! This virtual (simultaneous) screening will be followed by a Q+A with ecotoxicologist, Dr. Chelsea Rochman, PhD, who is featured in the movie, and the movie's co-directors, Atsuko Quirk and Debby Lee Cohen.

Oceans Week Victoria

Oceans Week Victoria June 07 2020 @ 8:00 AM - June 14 2020 @ 8:00 PM


The purpose of Oceans Week Victoria is to foster connection and engagement within the community by providing a platform to support ocean-inspired events on southern Vancouver Island, BC, Canada. We help facilitate and promote inclusive and accessible community events, with a focus on education, conservation, and fun!  Due to COVID-19 social distancing measures across BC, Oceans Week Victoria 2020 will be hosted virtually!

Jóvenes Innovando para los Océanos


A través de un panel virtual, un grupo de jóvenes entre los 17 y 25 años expondrán sus puntos de vista sobre la situación actual de los mares locales y su visión de solución a corto, mediano y largo plazo. Una charla necesaria pues poco se discute sobre el tema sabiendo que hay mucho que decir. Lo mejor es que es una charla entre jóvenes, los futuros manejadores del recurso. Algunos temas a tratar son: Innovación en la pesca, innovación en turismo local, innovación en manejo de residuos sólidos entre otros.


Climate Change Impact On Marine Species

Climate Change Impact On Marine Species - Brief Presentations From Masters and PhD students, Plus Panel Q&A June 10 2020 @ 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM


In celebration of World Oceans Week, invites you to a virtual event. Hear brief presentations from Masters and PhD students, and panel Q&A regarding the impact of climate change on particular marine species. June 10 @ noon EDT U.S.

Blue Economy

Blue Economy Elevator Pitches and Panel Q&A - Ventures Using Kelp - University Undergrads June 11 2020 @ 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Venue invites you to a virtual event. Hear brief elevator pitches (presentations) from Southern Connecticut State University undergrads, and panel Q&A regarding the students' early stage Blue Economy business ideas associated with the use of Kelp. 

June 11 @ noon EDT U.S. To register:

Youth Sailing the High Seas

Youth Sailing the High Seas - Film Screening of Against the Tide: a Journey for Climate Hope June 09 2020 @ 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM



Youth Sailing the High Seas

Film Screening of Against the Tide : A Journey for Climate Hope

In partnership with Global Kids, Sea Rangers and Peace Boat



Wietse Van Der Werf , Director of Sea Rangers

Sara Van Eerde - Leader from Global Kids , Youth for the SDGs scholar

Emilie McGlone - Director of Peace Boat US

Zana Wade, Ocean and Climate Youth Ambassador from Belize



THE OCEAN DIALOGUE- Discussions from around the Globe Impacting our Oceans June 06 2020 @ 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM


Dialogues are communication to collaboration through the process of critical and creative thinking.

The Pandemic has given rise to a lot of introspection when it comes to Life as a whole. It has got us to rethink values and continue on our journey of leaving no one behind.

The Ocean offers multiple opportunities towards creative conversations, values and understanding of the seas.

Co-organised by UNCTAD, FAO, UNITAR and IOI

The Blue Economy and COVID-19 Pandemic: New challenges, recovery measures and resilience [On-line] June 04 2020 @ 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM


The COVID-19 pandemic is unprecedented in our lifetimes. It is estimated that the pandemic may generate a decline of world trade by a third this year. The Blue economy accounts for about 3.5 to 7 per cent of global GDP.  Blue economy sectors, such as coastal and maritime tourism, fisheries and seafood production, maritime transport and logistics are being heavily affected.

Virtual World Oceans Day logo

Virtual World Oceans Day June 08 2020 @ 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM


Celebrate world oceans day this year without leaving your home!

This year many people will be unable to get to the beach to celebrate World Oceans Day. The Environment Agency in collaboration with the WWF, will be hosting a live broadcast instead.

You will be able to hear talks from a number of EA experts alongside amazing footage and talks from the WWF.  The broadcast will be aimed at 7-14 year olds but is suitable for everyone.

Marine-science policy-interface roundtable

Marine-science policy-interface roundtable June 09 2020 @ 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM


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This roundtable will bring together marine scientists, social scientists and legal researchers who have experience in contributing to UN policy processes on the ocean. Researchers will share their personal stories of how they became involved in UN negotiations and what they have learnt about how to provide the "science that's needed" to international policy-makers.

Rising Waters Broward County, Museum of Discovery & Science

Sea Level Rise Workshop 2: Share Results- presented by Climate Creatives and Future Frogmen June 12 2020 @ 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM


Rising Waters is a global art project that helps people understand the impacts of flooding from sea level rise and storms due to climate change. In Workshop 2, Share Results,  we will share out the renderings of installations planned in Workshop 1: Learn How, where participants learned how to make a Rising Waters installation or selfie and created a digital sketch. Attend either or both workshops to learn more about sea level rise calculations and art advocacy.

Workshop 1: June 9, Workshop 2: June 12 2020. Come to one or both at noon EDT.

Innovating Ocean Finance: Perspectives from 4 Capital Providers

Innovating Ocean Finance: Perspectives from 4 Capital Providers June 08 2020 @ 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM



Let's face it: Our world is not dedicating enough money to solving the rapid degradation of our oceans today. For an ecosystem that covers 70 percent of the planet and absorbs more than 90 percent of planetary warming caused by human activity since 1970, ocean conservation has only recently entered the global public dialogue.

Urban Ecology: Bringing New Lens on the Sea

Urban Ecology: Bringing New Lens on the Sea June 10 2020 @ 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM



Climate change by definition is a global process, but its impacts play out at local scales.  Join us for a dynamic discussion with an interdisciplinary team of scientists, educators, architects, psychologists, and artists who will share cutting edge technologies and breathtaking visuals that help us understand our connections to the ocean through our local environment. 


David Sittenfeld, Moderator
Museum of Science Boston

Rising Waters installed by high school students in Hong Kong

Sea Level Rise Workshop 1: Learn How - presented by Climate Creatives and Future Frogmen June 09 2020 @ 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM


Rising Waters is a global art project that helps people understand the impacts of flooding from sea level rise and storms due to climate change. In Workshop 1, Learn How to make a Rising Waters installation and create a digital sketch. Tuesday, June 9th.

In Workshop 2, Share Results, share and see digital renderings of planned installations and Rising Waters Selfies.

Learn How: Tuesday, June 9th. Share Results: Friday June 12th. 

Come to one or both at noon EDT.

Offered by Climate Creatives and Future Frogmen.

Art for the Ocean: Online Event

Art for the Ocean June 11 2020 @ 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM


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Art, in all its forms, has an important role to play in global decisions about integrated and inclusive ocean governance. Creative practices offer opportunities to share multiple conceptions and values of the sea, providing an outlet for the views of groups that are often under-represented in conventional approaches to ocean science and management.

World Ocean Tech and Innovation Summit

World Ocean Tech and Innovation Summit October 14 2020 @ 8:00 AM - October 15 2020 @ 5:00 PM


There are many reasons to believe the ocean is the next economic frontier. Innovative ideas and cutting-edge technologies are enabling the development of industry solutions and spurring new economic activity in the ocean, reimagining traditional maritime industries and fostering emerging ones. To help meet the growing global demand for more protein, more energy, the ability to move our goods, and other expanded commercial opportunities, we can look to the ocean.

Responsible Investor World Oceans Day 2020

Investing in innovation and blue nature - A World Oceans Day webinar June 08 2020 @ 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM


In recognition of UN World Oceans Day 2020, we are delighted to invite you to join us for a webinar ‘Investing in innovation and blue nature’. The webinar, co-hosted by Credit Suisse, Ocean Unite, Responsible Investor and the EU Commissioner for Environment, Oceans and Fisheries will explore the initiatives supporting the ambition of protecting 30% of the Ocean by 2030.

World Ocean Day Challenge 2020

World Ocean Day Challenge 2020 June 08 2020 @ 12:01 AM - 11:59 PM


World Ocean Day Challenge 2020 presented by VANAV360 and Watersports Denmark is an international virtual challenge kick-started in Denmark to launch the world-wide virtual challenge on June 8 on the UN’s official day – The World Ocean Day where all profits go to donation to GreenKayak that has kayaks provide free kayaks different places around the world for people to collect the trash in the water. 

World Oceans Day Italy - Sardinia

WODI: World Oceans Day Italy 2021 June 06 2021 @ 9:00 AM - June 08 2021 @ 4:00 PM


The WODI Summit is the launch of Italy’s first World Oceans Day. 

WODI is a three-day educational and action-oriented summit addressing ocean issues affecting Italy, such as plastic pollution and marine life fragility. 

The WODI Summit will highlight related solutions and achievements that support sustainable business practices, single-use plastic regulation, and the rise of youth movements in Italy.

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