SaltwaterSteve - Ocean Consultancy

About Steve

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Steve Hall has over 30 years experience in ocean science, policy and technology including serving as CEO of the Society for Underwater Technology, heading the International Office at the UK’s National Oceanography Centre, and being elected Vice Chair of UNESCO’s Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission. He is a Fellow of the Institute of Marine Engineering Science & Technology, a Fellow of the Society for Underwater Technology and a Member of the Marine Technology Society.

Steve is available for consultancy, presentations, training modules and short contracts in a wide range of marine subjects including:

  • UN Decade of Ocean Science for Sustainable Development
  • Climate Change and Sea Level Rise
  • Marine Spatial Planning
  • Marine Policy and Law
  • Tsunami and storm surge warning systems
  • Marine Autonomous Systems policy and use, including defence & homeland security aspects
  • Energy Transition from legacy hydrocarbons to marine renewables
  • Marine Resources
  • Capacity and Knowledge Sharing
  • Training, Professional Development and Accreditation
  • Chairing and Facilitating conferences, meetings and workshops
  • Technology foresight

He also has access to a large pool of experienced professional colleagues across the globe who are available to meet your ocean science, policy, technology, engineering and training needs. For a free consultation on how Steve or one of his associates may be able to meet your requirements please contact via

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