In 2018, The Fletcher School and the Institute for Business in the Global Context held The Ocean’s Turn? Conference, which brought together leaders from around the globe to examine the critical issues facing the ocean today.

The conference evaluated important maritime sectors, such as global shipping, the food industry and the energy sector, and dove deep into geopolitics, innovations in “bluetech”, maritime security and policy, environmental imperatives, and other vital issues.

Watch the video recap below to see conference highlights, the key topics discussed, innovations in ocean technology and sustainability, and how we can preserve the ocean for the years to come.