East Asian Seas Congress
The East Asian Seas (EAS) Congress is a triennial event that serves as an intellectual marketplace and forum on the sustainable development of the seas and coasts in the region and beyond. It provides an ocean-focused forum for knowledge sharing, collaborative action, and partnership building. Since 2003, the EAS Congress has been drawing over 1,000 participants including national and local government officials, policymakers, scientists, NGOs, funding institutions, companies, investors and academia, the EAS Congress provides a platform for ministerial and high-level technical discussions along with opportunities for knowledge sharing and networking between different sectors.
The EAS Congress consists of a Ministerial Forum, international Conference, Environmental Exhibition, Youth Forum, and field visits to learn about sustainable coastal management in the East Asian Seas region.