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  • Gold Coast Marina, Hong Kong
    News

    Hong Kong show to be held in April

    2020-01-21T12:41:00Z

    The Hong Kong International Boat Show (HKIBS), which is traditionally held in December, was cancelled last year because of protests experienced in the territory.

  • Thailand Yacht Show
    News

    5th Thailand Yacht Show achieves strong results

    2020-01-17T13:22:00Z

    The fifth edition of the Thailand Yacht Show was held at Royal Phuket Marina from January 9-12 with a wide range of yachts, marine equipment and lifestyle products on display. Now firmly established as a consumer boat show in Thailand, the event is well-supported by key regional distributors including Asia ...

  • Steelpointe-Harbor
    News

    US show producer to host two new events in 2020

    2020-01-15T13:37:00Z

    Showpiece Shows, a US producer of boat shows and other luxury events, has partnered with Steelpointe Harbor in Connecticut to produce two new shows at Bridgeport Harbor Marina in 2020. The newly built venue is expected to appeal to boating enthusiasts and luxury-focused consumers along Long Island Sound and beyond. ...

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    South Coast Boat Show to expand in 2020

    2020-01-02T15:32:00Z

    The 2020 South Coast Boat Show, the second edition of the UK event launched last year, is set to be larger with more international brands present. The show is scheduled to be held from May 15-17 at Southampton’s Ocean Village marina.

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    IBI’s 2020 International Boat Show Calendar available now

    2019-12-23T12:00:00Z

    IBI ’s annual compilation of major boat shows around the world provides attendance figures, location and organiser details – and is available in print, as a digital download or online with live links to the show’s website and organiser

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    LYBRA launches US version of The Superyacht Show

    2019-12-12T15:38:00Z

    LYBRA (the Large Yacht Brokers Association), which over the last two years has held a successful Superyacht Show in Barcelona, is expanding to the US with an event to be held in Palm Beach, Florida in late March 2020.

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    News

    Greek government makes maritime tourism a strategic priority

    2019-12-04T12:49:00Z

    The Greek Minister of Shipping and Island Policy, Ioannis Plakiotakis, recently inaugurated the 16th Athens Boat Show, which ran from 27 November to 1 December in the former Olympic Fencing Centre in Ellinikon on the Athens Riviera Coast.

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    News

    Hamburg Boat Show discontinued

    2019-12-03T16:13:00Z IBI , by Stefan Gerhard

    Organiser blames “economic reasons” for the show’s demise

  • Miami Boat Show
    News

    Miami show organiser seeks long-term deal

    2019-11-29T15:38:00Z

    The Virginia Key Advisory Board (VKAB) and the National Marine Manufacturers Association (NMMA) met again recently to discuss maximising use of the island that hosts the trade association’s Miami International Boat Show (MIBS) and the Miami Marine Stadium.

  • Berlin Boat Show_2018
    News

    Boat & Fun Berlin hits visitor milestone – how does it compare to other shows in the region?

    2019-11-26T14:43:00Z IBI , by Stefan Gerhard

    After four days and a pre-start with the prestigious Gala Night of Boats, the Boat Fun Berlin boat show ended with a big growth in exhibitors, exhibition space and visitors. The fact that Boat Fun Berlin is booming is clear when looking at the figures published ...

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    News

    British Marine to support UK companies at smaller shows

    2019-11-21T09:57:00Z IBI , by David Robinson

    In the wake of the closure of the London Boat Show, British Marine, the UK trade body for the marine leisure and small commercial market, plans to launch a new initiative in 2020 that will provide a support package to encourage companies to exhibit at a number of small UK ...

  • Boatica
    News

    Messe Frankfurt rebrands Cape Town show

    2019-11-14T14:37:00Z

    Messe Frankfurt has rebranded the Cape Town International Boat Show, which from next year will be known as Boatica Cape Town. Show organisers are aiming to bolster show attendance to over 10,000 on the back of a recently enlarged show footprint featuring more exhibitors, luxury yachts, and interactive activities.

  • Informa-Andrew Williams
    News

    No London Yacht Show until at least 2021

    2019-11-12T14:22:00Z

    There will be no London Yacht Show in 2020. This was confirmed to IBI by Andrew Williams, president, Maritime for Informa, the owner and organiser of the event following its takeover of the former London On-Water Show in 2018. Informa is also the owner and organiser of other leading ...

  • Maldives Marine Expos Marine Technology session
    News

    Maldives Marine Expo 2020 gets new dates, location

    2019-11-11T15:32:00Z

    Since it started in 2014, the annually-held Maldives Marine Expo (MME) has made consistent progress each year and this is planned to continue for the 6th edition in 2020 when it is hoped to find a new location that will allow the on-water show and the exhibitor stands to all ...

  • News

    Entry deadline set for Minneapolis Boat Show Innovation Awards

    2019-11-08T11:59:00Z

    Exhibitors have until 20 December to submit entries for the 2020 Minneapolis Boat Show Innovation Awards. The awards will be presented during the Sneak Peek Evening on Wednesday 22 January in the show’s lifestyle feature booth.

  • 2019 Scottish Boat Show
    News

    2019 Scottish Boat Show described as “roaring success”

    2019-11-07T15:29:00Z

    The 2019 Scottish Boat Show (SBS 2019) was described as “a roaring success” by a number of exhibitors. The event, the largest of its kind in Scotland and the second largest show in the UK, was attended by more than 13,000 people over its three days – a small increase ...

  • Greek flag
    News

    Greece prepares for slate of upcoming shows

    2019-11-04T06:30:00Z

    The 2019 Athens Boat Show opens its doors from November 27 to December 1 at the former Olympic Fencing Centre in Ellinikon on the Athens Riviera Coast. Each year the show attracts thousands of enthusiasts from across Greece and abroad, looking for information about the latest products and services on ...

  • Kansas boat show
    Event

    Kansas City Boat & Sportshow

    9-12 January 2020, MO, USA

  • 2019 Biograd Boat Show
    News

    Record turnout for 21st Biograd Boat Show

    2019-10-25T15:31:00Z

    Perfect weather helped boost attendance levels at this year’s Biograd Boat Show, which ran from October 17-20 in Biograd, Croatia.

  • Tampa Boat Show
    News

    Delayed Tampa Boat Show opens Friday

    2019-10-24T13:17:00Z

    Delayed by more than a month under threat from Hurricane Dorian, the Tampa Boat Show opens officially on Friday, following a “VIP Sneak Preview” on Thursday evening.