2nd UN Ocean Decade Regional Conference &
11th WESTPAC International Marine Science Conference

“Accelerating Ocean Science Solutions for Sustainable Development”

Bangkok, Thailand, 22 – 25 April 2024

Conference Venue - Berkeley Hotel

The conferences will take place at the Berkeley Hotel Pratunam, Bangkok, Thailand. Its location allows easy access to popular shopping centers and public transport within walking distance.

Conference Rooms

Conferences Rooms are located on the 5th and 11th floors.

The Mayfair Grand Ballroom, where the Opening Ceremony will be held, is located on the 11th floor. With a capacity to accommodate up to 2,000 guests, the pillar-less ballroom can also be partitioned into 3 smaller rooms, facilitating parallel sessions.

Other meeting rooms available for the conferences include the Kensington A, Kensington B, Chelsea A, Chelsea B, Somerset A, Somerset B on the 5th floor and the Jubilee A and Jubilee B on the 11th floor.

Floor plan of conference rooms on the 5th floor
Floor plan of conference rooms and exhibition areas on the 11th floor

Poster Area

Poster presentations will be held in Palladium Hall B on the 10th floor, adjacent to Palladium Hall A, the venue for lunch and the welcome dinner. The poster session will officially commence on the 3rd day of the conference but the displays will be accessible throughout the entire duration of the event.

Exhibition Booths

Scientific, technology and commercial exhibitions will be held throughout the entire duration of the conference, from 22nd to 25th April 2024. The exhibition area, located in the foyer, will be right next to the reception desks and the plenary hall, where the opening ceremony and all keynotes will take place, as depicted in the floor plan above.

We offer exhibition opportunities, on a first-come, first-served basis to ocean technology companies, societies or communities interested in setting up their exhibition booth. For more information, please visit our Exhibition Opportunities page.

Banquet Hall

Palladium Hall on the 10th floor, which can accommodate up to 1,100 guests, will serve as the conferences’ banquet hall for lunch and the welcome dinner.

Parking Information

Participants may park their vehicles on the 8th and the 9th parking floor of the conference venue. Parking tickets need to be validated by free-parking stamp provided at reception on the 11th floor.