Key industry figures to debate future of marine business and tourism

boot Düsseldorf is to hold the ’Sea Tourism Summit: Navigating a sea of opportunities’, an event organised in collaboration with the Economist magazine.

It will take place on Friday 17 January 2020 from 8am and will cumulate in a celebratory gala dinner. Matteo Renzi, former Prime Minister of Italy, will give the keynote speech.

Distinguished leaders from government, politics and business, as well as prominent officials from the EU and the international institutions will take part in what is hoped will be a stimulating dialogue to brainstorm, openly debate and put forward new proposals on the recreational boat business and marine tourism. Speakers include Paolo Vitelli (president Azimut Benetti Group), Massimo Perotti (chariman, CEO Sanlorenzo), Yves Lyon-Caen (FIN), Antony Sheriff (executive chairman, Princess Yachts), Jean-Pierre Giudant (EBI) and Andrea Razeto (president, ICOMIA).

For the full programme of events see here