Capitol Hill Ocean Week 2018

Dates: June 5, 2018 - June 7, 2018

Location: Washington, D.C.

Capitol Hill Ocean Week (CHOW) 2018, the nation’s premier ocean policy conference hosted by the National Marine Sanctuary Foundation, will bring together global stakeholders to discuss ocean and Great Lakes science, conservation and management issues from June 5 through June 7 in Washington, D.C.

The conference component of CHOW, taking place on June 5 and 6 at the Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center, will host over 50 distinguished panelists and speakers from the public, private, and nonprofit sectors who will present keynote addresses and participate in more intimate panels for deeper discussion. Themes for this year’s conference include:

- Vision for our Ocean and Great Lakes
- Restoration of Marine & Great Lakes Ecosystems
- Our Changing Ocean
- Working Together for Sustainable Waters