International Breakfast Meeting - Boot Düsseldorf
Place: Messe Düsseldorf
Jointly organized by the Boot Düsseldorf and European Boating Industry (EBI) over breakfast, the International Breakfast Meeting welcomes international experts to discuss the regulatory, industrial and economic challenges facing the boating industry.
Place: Carrara (Italy)
Dates: 05/02/2020 to 07/02/2020
Aimed at shipyards and designers of pleasure boats and yachts, the Seatec show brings together equipment manufacturers and subcontractors of the nautical industry, with a significant presence of luxury goods linked to the Italian market.
Organised by Bretagne Pôle Naval, Ocean BtoB is a meeting place for all professionals linked to the sea, including the yachting and ocean racing industries. Round tables and direct exchanges are intended to strengthen and broaden the networks and knowledge of participants.
Sail Inn Pro
Date: To be confirmed
Linked to the Sail In festival, the Sail Inn Pro professional day aims to develop the network of sailing professionals in the Basque Country and beyond.
Dates: 03/03/2020 to 05/03/2020
Annual meeting of composite materials. This is a must-attend event for pleasure boat builders. All the latest news on resins, cores, fibres and manufacturing processes are presented here. It is also an opportunity to draw inspiration from the aeronautical, railway or automotive industries.
Maritime Career Week
Location: All of France
Dates: 20/03/2020 to 27/03/2020
An initiative of the Pôle Emploi, the maritime employment week aims to promote maritime professions throughout France, through conferences, job-datings, exhibitions, but also visits to shipyards.
Pro&Mer trade fair
Organised by Bretagne Pole Naval, the Pro&Mer trade fair enables companies and training schools in the maritime sector to meet people wishing to join the sector.
Meetings Ports and Coastal Ports
Place: To be defined
Dates: To be defined
A colloquium created in 2006, the Ports Nautisme et Littoral meetings bring together every year the private and public stakeholders of the port world in order to debate the evolutions of the sector. The event is held alternately on the Atlantic and Mediterranean coasts.
Dates: 01/04/2020 to 03/04/2020
National Boating and Yachting Conferences
Place: La Grande Motte
Dates: 12/05/2020 to 13/05/2020
Created in 2018 on the principle of the Assises de l'économie de la Mer, the Assises nationales du nautisme et de la plaisance aims to bring together French professionals in the sector around thematic conferences and interventions by political authorities.
Electric & Hybrid Marine World Expo
Place: RAI Amsterdam
Dates 23/06/2020 to 25/06/2020
Electric propulsion is probably the major development of boating and the maritime industry in the 21st century. The Electric & Hybrid Marine World Expo is establishing itself as the unmissable event on the subject, between supplier stands and technical conferences.
National Boating and Yachting Law Day
Organised each year by the Legisplaisance association around a different theme dealing with the law and regulations in the nautical world, the National Day of Pleasure and Nautical Law brings together professionals, yachtsmen and the institutions behind the legislation.
NMEA Conference and Expo
Location: Orlando, Florida
Dates: 2109/2020 to 25/09/2020
Organized by the powerful NMEA, the show is dedicated to marine electronics. The NMEA Conference & Expo brings together an exhibition area, seminars, real-life navigational trials and the presentation of the NMEA Award for the best marine electronics product of the year.
International Coastal Exhibition
Dates: 29/09/2020 to 30/09/2020
The International Coastal Exhibition brings together professionals from the world of ports and coastal development.
Location: Tampa, Florida
Dates: 29/09/2020 to 01/10/2020
The largest show for marine equipment manufacturers and suppliers in the United States, the iBEX exhibition has been taken over by the METS organisers who wish to open it up more to European professionals.
Place: RAI Amsterdam
Dates: 17/11/2020 to 19/11/2020
As the world's largest trade show for the boating industry, the METS has become the place to be to find out about equipment trends in the yachting and marina industries. The DAME Award The Innovation Award is presented there.
Yacht Racing Forum
Location: Portsmouth (UK)
Dates: 23/11/2020 to 24/11/2020
The Yacht Racing Forum is the major meeting place for ocean racing professionals. Mainly Anglo-Saxon, it is opening up to the French, as evidenced by the choice of Lorient to host the 2018 edition.