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    Milwaukee Boat Show to make way for hospital beds


    The authorities operating the Wisconsin State Fair Park have informed ShowSpan Inc, the organisers of the Milwaukee Boat Show, that the venue will be required for medical use by the State of Wisconsin in January and February in order to house hospital beds.

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    First virtual Balearic Yacht Show starts tomorrow


    The first virtual yacht show in the Balearic Islands opens tomorrow, bringing together thousands of professionals from the industry in one virtual meeting organised by the Chamber of Commerce of Mallorca and the Balearic Marine Cluster.

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    Detroit Boat Show cancelled


    The Michigan Boating Industries Association (MBIA), which owns the Progressive Detroit Boat Show, has informed exhibitors that it has reluctantly had to cancel the 63rd edition of the show which was due to have taken place from the 16th-24th January 2021. It was to have been held at the TCF ...

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    Fort Myers Boat Show delayed, storm brewing

    2020-11-11T15:45:00Z IBI , by Tony Esposito

    The opening of the 48th Fort Myers Boat Show (FMBS), a four-day event scheduled to open tomorrow, has been pushed back to Friday 13 November, proportedly due to weather. Tropical storm Eta is reforming into a hurricane in the Gulf of Mexico off Florida’s West coast. ...

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    Azimut and Brunswick report success at FLIBS

    2020-11-11T15:07:00Z IBI , by Tony Esposito

    Both Azimut Yachts and Brunswick Corp have reported positive results from the scaled-down Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show (FLIBS) last week.

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    FIN to launch virtual show


    The Fédération des Industries Nautiques (FIN) is planning to launch a virtual boat show early in 2021. Marketing of Virtual Nautic will begin next week and involve daily presentations open to all interested professionals.

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    São Paulo show to go ahead next week with new format


    The 23rd edition of the most important nautical event in Latin America will take place next week from November 19-24 at the Olympic Streak, a competition rowing complex that is part of the University of São Paulo in Brazil.

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    Halifax Boat Show confirmed for 2021


    The owners of the Halifax International Boat Show have confirmed that eastern Canada’s largest consumer boating event will proceed as scheduled, operating from Thursday February 4 through Sunday February 7 inclusive at the Halifax Exhibition Centre.

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    USVI Charter Yacht Show to go ahead as planned


    The US Virgin Islands (USVI) Charter Yacht Show will be held as scheduled from 12-15 November in both live and internet environments to accommodate those on restricted travel and encourage travel to the islands.


    FLIBS lessons learned from a proof of concept laboratory

    2020-11-04T16:20:00Z IBI , by Tony Esposito

    The Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show (FLIBS), which closed its five-day run on Sunday, was not only a success by every outward measure – most notably, exhibitor sales – but can serve as a model for other industries, public events and governments as we navigate a world that sees no ...

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    boot Düsseldorf to determine show status in early December


    Industry leaders support show and comment on the market


    Ft Lauderdale 2020: is less more?


    The 61st edition of the Fort Lauderdale International Boat Shows (FLIBS) was different in many ways from years past, but at least one industry veteran called it a tribute “to the fortitude of boaters.” Chuck Cashman, chief revenue officer for MarineMax, told IBI on Monday: “Trying to establish ...

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    Xiamen Boat Show proceeds as physical and virtual event


    The Xiamen International Boat Show in China which was originally scheduled to run from November 6th to the 8th at the Wayuan Bay Yacht Port has been rescheduled to the 20th to the 23rd November and will now take the form of acombined physical and virtual show.

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    2021 Miami Yacht Show postponed


    Informa Markets, organisers of the Miami Yacht show and just-completed Ft. Lauderdale International Boat Show, has announced this afternoon cancellation of the event scheduled for February 2021; it says it will seek alternate dates for next year

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    Belgian sector lifts its boat shows from the doldrums

    2020-10-30T17:39:00Z IBI , by Robert Wielaard

    There are plans for a show at Nieuwpoort marina in March 2022 Belgium is planning to stage new boat shows, restoring some sheen to its boating and watersports events that spent the better part of the past decade in the doldrums. Nautibel, Belgium’s watersports and ...

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    Registration now open for Balearic Yacht Show


    Registration is now officially open for the Balearic Yacht Show. The first virtual yacht show in the Mediterranean will bring together the main players in the national and international marine industry from November 18-20, featuring three days of live events and conferences as well as virtual stands from more than ...

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    Hong Kong Yacht Show: Verventia responds to HKCYIA’s announcement

    2020-10-30T16:37:00Z IBI , by Mike Derrett

    As reported in yesterday’s IBI News , the joint organisers of the planned Hong Kong Yacht Show scheduled to take place next month appear to be in dispute. Following the announcement of postponement at the request of the majority of the key players in Hong Kong’s yachting industry, the ...

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    Miami cancellation surprises few, relieves many, disappoints an industry and begs new questions

    2020-10-30T16:22:00Z IBI , by Tony Esposito

    The decision by the National Marine Manufacturer’s Association (NMMA) to cancel nine of its first-quarter boats shows , including the cornerstone and iconic Miami International Boat Show (MIBS), was met with a mixed reaction from the recreational boating industry. But one universal sentiment was expressed by Correct Craft president and ...

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    Hong Kong Yacht Show to proceed using new format in a strong market

    2020-10-29T15:36:00Z IBI , by Mike Derrett

    Despite the announcement on October 14th that the Hong Kong Yacht Show (HKYS) is postponed until October 2021, as reported by IBI two weeks ago , it transpires that the show will still proceed in a different format under the management of local Hong Kong partner, the Hong Kong Cruise ...


    FLIBS opens to smaller crowds

    2020-10-29T15:03:00Z IBI , by Tony Esposito

    The first day of the 61st annual Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show (FLIBS), unsurprisingly, saw smaller crowds, which were welcomed with a mandatory mask policy and other safety measures that included a limited crowd capacity at the show aimed at holding a large international event in the midst of a ...