The World Ocean Summit 2015 (organized by The Economist) was held at the The Oitavos, Cascais in Portugal on June 4th to 5th 2015.
A new landscape of collaboration and opportunity is emerging. Businesspeople, policymakers, scientists and conservationists are working together in novel ways, driven by the shared conviction that the ocean can be a source of economic growth but that its’ resources must also be protected for the future.
More than 350 government ministers, business leaders, environmentalists and multilaterals from across the globe convened to discuss how to make the transition from a conventional ocean economy to a new ‘blue’ economy.
GSR was invited as panelist to discuss the future potential of deep sea mining in the Resource Stream.