EVENT NEWS – Page 15

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    Sounio to host Olympic Yacht Show in October


    The first Olympic Yacht Show will be hosted in the upgraded facilities of the Olympic Marine marina, Lavrion in Attica, Greece.

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    Dubai show rescheduled for 2022 as local market sustains boat sales gains from 2021


    The Dubai World Trade Centre (DWTC), organisers of the Dubai International Boat Show (DIBS), have announced the postponement of the show. which was scheduled for March this year, until March 2022.

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    Hiswa in Water 2021 to start the 2022 sales year


    The floating show to be held in Lelystad in the Netherlands from 1-5 September 2021 looks set to be one of the first European boat shows to launch the 2022 sales season. The show, which was originally held in IJmuiden but later moved into the centre of Amsterdam, was relocated ...

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    Mexico to host first Cancun International Boat Show in December


    Mexico has postponed the first annual Cancun International Boat Show and Marine Expo from July to December 3-5, 2021.

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    Lowrance SA wins international marketing award


    South African marine electronics wholesaler Lowrance SA has won an international marketing award from global marine electronics giant Navico for the second year running.

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    MYBA Charter Show 2021 cancelled due to Covid-19 travel restrictions


    It was announced today that for the second year in a row the MYBA Charter Show has been cancelled. It was due to be held at Marina Port Vell in Barcelona on April 26-29, 2021.

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    Dates confirmed for ICOMIA World Marinas Conference 2021


    ICOMIA has confirmed that the 2021 edition of the ICOMIA World Marinas Conference (IWMC) will be held in Dubai from October 12-14, 2021. The IWMC 2021 will be hosted by P&O Marinas and it will be held at the Mina Rashid Marina Events Hall.

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    Prague latest European boat show to cancel


    The Prague boat show, which was to have been held from March 19-20, has been cancelled because of concerns about the restrictions being imposed by the Czech government on the holding of exhibitions during the current pandemic. The show organisers ABF Trade Fairs are hoping to rearrange the exhibition for ...

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    Annapolis spring shows to combine


    Annapolis, US-based boat show producer Annapolis Boat Shows has announced plans to combine its two spring events into a single combined boat show.

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    Azimut goes it alone in Florida


    At a time when it would have been displaying an impressive line-up of yachts at the Miami Boat Show, Italy’s Azimut Yachts will instead be holding its own private exhibition in Pompano Beach, Florida later this month.

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    European boat shows update


    After discussions with the authorities and exhibitors about holding the boat show in Budapest, the Hungexpo Company has decided to cancel the event which would have been held from March 18-21 this year. It will, however, organise a virtual show in its place during the same period.

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    Palm Beach show awaits go-ahead


    Informa Markets US Boat Shows has confirmed March 25-28 as its 2021 dates for the Palm Beach International Boat Show, reports the Palm Beach Daily News.

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    Moscow confirms boat show will proceed; Prague less certain


    Crocus Expo, the organisers of the 14th Moscow Boat Show, today confirmed that this year’s show should take place in the Crocus Centre from 4-7 March as planned. The show regularly attracts over 300 exhibitors and 25,000 visitors. Meanwhile, the ABF exhibition company in Prague is waiting to make an ...

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    Decision on Cannes show ownership expected 15 April

    2021-01-28T18:09:00Z IBI

    After years of legal wrangling, French marine industry association FIN today announced that the appeal lodged by Reed Expositions France to be recognised as the owner of the Cannes Yachting Festival took place in the Court of Appeal last week (Thursday 21 January) in the presence of FIN president Yves ...

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    Around the world in 80 days, and a sprint to the finish


    After 80 days of racing around the world – across more than 28,600 miles and every type of weather imaginable – five of the sailors in the Vendée Globe are within 200 miles of the finish line at Les Sables d’Olonne, France where they departed on November 8. (See ...

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    Korea boat show postponed to October


    The organisers of the Korea International Boat Show (KIBS) have released a statement announcing the postponement of the show from March until October 1st, 2nd and 3rd 2021.

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    EBI hosts online General Assembly, names new sustaining members


    Members of the European Boating Industry (EBI) association recently met online to discuss the key aspects of 2020 and lay out plans for 2021 during its first General Assembly of the year.

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    South Africa’s inaugural solar boat race postponed due to Covid-19


    The inaugural edition of the South African Solar Boat Challenge has been postponed until October next year due to the Covid-19 pandemic, event organisers announced on Tuesday.

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    Virtual Toronto Boat Show exceeds expectations


    The first-ever virtual Toronto International Boat Show (TIBS) wrapped up Sunday leaving organisers pleased with exhibitor feedback, and exhibitors pleased with what are being described as better-than-expected sales.

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    Dates confirmed for 2021 Dubai, Abu Dhabi shows

    2021-01-25T15:22:00Z IBI , by Mike Derrett

    DIBS will be held in March, followed by ADIBS in October