• Title : The 14th World Ocean Forum 2020 (WOF 2020)
  • Theme : One more Step toward Sustainable Future of Oceans
  • Date : 27(Tue.) ~ 29(Thu.), October, 2020
  • Venue : Busan, Republic of Korea
  • Hosted by : Ministry of Oceans and Fisheries, Busan Metropolitan City, Busan Daily News (Busan Ilbo)
  • Organized by : Korea Association of Marine Industry (KAMI)
  • Sponsored by
    Sea Power League of the Republic of Korea, Pukyong National University, Pusan National University, The Busan Chamber of Commerce & Industry, The Corps of Consuls in Busan, BNK Busan Bank, Busan Port Authority, Korea Port Logistics Association, Busan Office, National Federation of Fisheries Cooperatives, POSCO C&C, Korean Register, Korea Shipowners’ Association, Korea Institute of Ocean Science and Technology, Korea Maritime and Ocean University, Korea Maritime Institute, Hanil Cold Storage Co., Ltd., Hanjin Heavy Industries & Construction
  • Official Language : Korean, English
    *Simultaneous interpretation service available
  • Objectives
    • To diagnose current ocean statutes by categories such as shipping, fisheries, shipbuilding, domestic and international policy, marine cluster, marine resources and the environment to promote future progress.
    • To engage the 4th Industrial Revolution in the ocean, explore future strategies through in-depth discussions and business-oriented knowledge with experts from various fields around the world.
    • To implement the UN’s Sustainable Development Goal 14 (the goal to conserve and sustainably use the oceans, seas and marine resources) to effectively manage future resources and reduce marine pollution and ocean acidification.
    • To provide a global platform for governors from Korea and other countries, entrepreneurs, and experts from universities, associations from all over the world to share insights into the future marine industry through professional and practical networking.