World Ocean Science Congress (WOSC)

Date: February 09, 2015

World Ocean Science Congress

1st World Ocean Science Congress (WOSC)

The 1st World Ocean Science Congress (WOSC) was held in Kochi, Kerala from 5 to 8 February 2015.The Congress was essentially a conglomeration of ocean scientists, technocrats, academia, industry, exporters, experts from fisheries and defence sectors, policymakers, legal experts, and shipping companies. The theme of this congress was "Protect Oceans for Posterity and Blue Economy."



The aim of the WOSC was to find sustainable means to utilize the resources carefully without causing any damage to the oceans and its marine life.