What is One Ocean Week?

Welcome to the first edition of One Ocean Week - a meeting place for debate and exchange of experiences related to a sustainable use of the ocean.

Picture shows a gathering of persons inside a room, with a ocean-view.
Bilde: Photo: Eivind Senneset for Bergen Chamber of Commerce and Industry

Through conferences, meetings, activities and culture various players will shine a light on creating the sea we need for the future we want. One Ocean Week will be an annual event that will create attention, and share knowledge, about the important role the ocean has for sustainable development in a global perspective. The week is open to everyone who is interested in preserving and using the sea, the lakes and marine resources in a sustainable way.

One Ocean Week is a collaboration between Ocean City Bergen and partners, with support from Bergen municipality and Vestland county municipality.

Ocean City Bergen are actors with a focus on sustainable value creation linked to the sea. A world-leading initiative that will promote increased interaction, attractiveness, sustainable growth and competence in the marine industries with Bergen as the central driving force.