Capitol Hill Ocean Week 2019

Capitol Hill Ocean Week (CHOW) is the nation’s premier annual conference examining current marine, coastal, and Great Lakes policy issues. CHOW includes three signature events: the CHOW Conference, the Ocean Awards Gala, and CHOW Hill Day.

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We hope you had a great time Capitol Hill Ocean Week 2019, whether you joined us for the Capitol Hill Ocean Week Conference, the 17th Annual Ocean Awards Gala, or CHOW Hill Day. And a special thank you to this year’s sponsors, including NOAA, the Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation, the Philip Stephenson Foundation, the Walton Family Foundation and the David and Lucile Packard Foundation for making it all possible. 

Capitol Hill Ocean Week 2019 was another success, with record-breaking attendance and fascinating panels and speakers throughout the conference. The hashtag #CHOW2019 was the top trending topic on Twitter in Washington, D.C., as the conference opened.

Photo galleries of the CHOW conference and Gala are available here:

Ocean Awards Gala

CHOW Day 1 Sessions

CHOW Day 2 Sessions

CHOW Exhibits and Networking

CHOW Hill Day

Videos from the Ocean Awards Gala and CHOW plenaries are available here.

CHOW News and Blogs