Explore The Ocean, Serve The Nation

"Oceanography for Sustainable Blue Economy: Innovation for Better Future"

ICO 2025: International Conference on Oceanography

Venue: Bangladesh Oceanographic Research Institute

25-26 January 2025, Cox's Bazar, Bangladesh

ICO 2025: International Conference on Oceanography

Bangladesh Oceanographic Research Institute (BORI) is a key national oceanographic research organization of Bangladesh. BORI was established by inspiration of the father of the nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman and Will, advice and guidance of Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina vide the Bangladesh Oceanographic Research Institute Act 2015 and establishing date was 8 September 2015. The vision of BORI is “To contribute to the economic development of the country by adopting maritime research activities, applying research results, operating, managing and controlling all related activities.”

Bangladesh Oceanographic Research Institute (BORI) is going to organize an international conference on oceanography in Bangladesh. BORI is the leading national ocean reseach organization in Bangladesh with a very specific mission "Search the Ocean, Serve the Nation".

The ICO 2025 aims to bring together leading academic scientists, researchers and research scholars to exchange and share their experiences and research results on all aspects of Oceanography. It can make an oppotunity for researchers, practitioners and educators to present and discuss the most recent innovations, trends, and concerns as well as practical challenges encountered and solutions adopted in the fields of Oceanography.

Considering the importance of the field of oceanography, the conference will focus on following sub-theme:

  • Physical & Space Oceanography
  • Chemical Oceanography
  • Biological Oceanography
  • Geological Oceanography
  • Environmental Oceanography & Climate Change
  • Blue Economy

Conference Theme:

Presentation Guidelines

Oral Presentation:
Presentation Time: Each oral presentation is allocated 15 minutes (10 minutes presentation+ 5 minutes Q & A). Please plan your presentation within the time frame. Presentation Format: Prepare your presentation in PowerPoint. Make sure to bring a backup copy on a USB drive to the event.
Guidelines for poster presentation
Poster Size: 36”x48” (Portrait)
Height: 48”
Width: 36”

Participation Type Registration Fees
Native Professionals
(Paper or poster Presenter)
Foreign Professionals
(Paper or poster Presenter)
(Paper or poster Presenter)
Payment Instructions: International Participant
"After receiving the abstract acceptance email, participants (paper/poster presenter) can proceed to pay their fees. Listeners (in-person) can complete their payment after registration."
Domestic Participant
Send the fee to:
a. bKash- 01610624426 (Personal)
b. Nagad- 01610624426 (Personal)
N.B. as 'Send Money' and preserve the Transaction ID. After payment, kindly make sure to send us an email ( conference@bori.gov.bd ) mentioning the following details: email subject: “Conference Payment”, Participant name, Email address, Pay amount, Transection ID and Nagad/bKash number.
Bank Payment:
Account Name: Bangladesh Oceanographic Research Institute
Account no: 0903534169287
Bank Name: Sonali Bank Limited
Routing Number: 200220251
Branch Code: 9035 Branch Name: Cox’s Bazar After payment, kindly make sure to send us an email (conference@bori.gov.bd) mentioning the following details: email subject: “Conference Payment”, Participant name, Email address, Pay amount, Date, Bank name, Branch and receipt no
Dr. Towhida Rashid
Director General, BORI
Email: dg@bori.gov.bd
Cell: + 8802334462600