Are you ready to dive into the future of ocean technology? Because we are excited to host you!  Come to Halifax this September for a must-attend week of ocean technology. OCEANS 2024 Halifax promises an unparalleled experience for professionals, students, and industry leaders. The theme is Aligning Diverse Communities for Tomorrow’s Oceans, and you will find exactly that – attendees representing many different ocean areas, topics that appeal to everyone and every experience level, and with a focus on the future. The ocean has never been more important to meeting the needs of society and supporting a just transition to a sustainable world. Sustainable measurement, management and use of ocean resources require all the technology, all the innovation, and all the communities of experience to work together in alignment, and alignment will be centre stage in Halifax.

Something for Everyone

Why should you clear your schedule for OCEANS 2024 in Halifax? The answer is simple. This event offers something for everyone in ocean technology. It’s a unique platform that brings our entire community together, fostering collaboration and innovation. With a comprehensive technical paper program, a large trade show, and numerous panels and presentations on diverse ocean technology topics, OCEANS 2024 Halifax promises to be an exceptional experience that will exceed your expectations.

Innovation in Action

What will make OCEANS 2024 Halifax memorable for you? OCEANS is well-known for robotics, automation, vehicles, sensors, acoustics, machine learning, and remote sensing. This September in Halifax, there will also be expanded sessions on offshore wind, climate solutions, carbon dioxide removal, ports and shipping, law, policy and regulation, workforce development, aquaculture, and more!

Collaboration for Change

At OCEANS 2024 Halifax, collaboration is key. Join forces with experts, researchers, and industry leaders from around the globe to tackle the pressing challenges facing our ocean. Whether climate change, marine pollution, or sustainable energy solutions, come together to exchange ideas, forge partnerships, and drive positive change for our planet’s most precious resource.

Networking Nirvana

Are you looking to make more connections in the marine industry and find new collaborators, clients, potential partners, or like-minded individuals? We will have more attendees than ever and several new ways to enhance your professional network. Connect with people who share your passion for the ocean and its exploration. Build meaningful relationships, exchange insights, and discover new opportunities that could shape the course of your career or research endeavours.

Set Sail for Halifax

Halifax is a historic maritime city with extensive science, defence, commercial and recreational ocean activity, a walkable downtown, a beautiful waterfront, and great restaurants (especially if you like seafood!). In recent years, Halifax has become well-recognized as Canada’s centre of gravity for ocean technology. There is no better opportunity this year to witness firsthand the groundbreaking technologies revolutionizing ocean industry, technology, and science. For everything above, below or on the ocean, experience the future of ocean technology in action and be inspired to push the boundaries of what’s possible.


How to get involved:

Find out how to submit an abstract for the Paper Program (deadline May 10, 2024).

Read more about exhibiting at OCEANS 2024 Halifax.

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