We just wanted to remind you about the The Economist's fast-approaching World Oceans Summit where 200 global leaders, including our CEO Andy Sharpless, will discuss the future of our oceans.
The summit, which takes place in Singapore from Feb. 22-24, will offer a robust examination of the future of the seas, the importance of the sustainable use of the oceans, and what this means for business.
Featured speakers include:
Robert Zoellick, President, World Bank (Keynote speaker)
John Micklethwait, Editor-in-chief,The Economist; and Chairman, World Oceans Summit
Anote Tong, President, Republic of Kiribati
Teo Chee Hean, Deputy Prime Minister, Government of Singapore
Andrew Sharpless, Chief Executive Officer, Oceana
David Miliband, Member of Parliament, United Kingdom
Sylvia Earle, Explorer-in-residence, National Geographic Society
Philippe Lacamp, Head of Sustainable Development, John Swire & Sons (H.K.)
Tim Smith, Chief Executive Officer, North Asia, Maersk Line
Malcolm Preston, Global Head of Sustainability and Climate Change, Pricewaterhouse Coopers
Abyd Karmali, Global Head of Carbon Marks, Bank of America Merrill Lynch
There are only a handful of seats left, and as an Oceana supporter, you are entitled to a special 20% discount off the standard ticket price – simply enter the code OCEANAto enjoy the special rate.