The programme at this year’s Global Superyacht Forum, held from 14 – 16 November, will feature a panel discussion entitled ‘The CEO Summit’.

The CEO Summit will open the forum. A panel of industry stakeholders will be on stage to discuss the overarching theme of the Global Superyacht Forum, ‘Made Smart’. These superyacht heavyweights will discuss the core elements of the market that need to be improved and how we can make smart solutions for crucial issues.

The panel will comprise of Vincenzo Poerio, Benetti, Massimo Perotti, SanLorenzo and Henk de Vries, Feadship, key stakeholders within the industry. This session will ask panelists hardhitting questions, what can we do smarter? What can we stop doing that costs time, money and headaches? And, ultimately, how do we grow the industry and encourage new clients to enter into the in market?

This summit is complemented by interactive workshop sessions on a multitude of topics and areas of the market; from innovative new design materials to progressive propulsion systems, the workshops promise to be a venue for debate and have innovative new formats.

The Global Superyacht Forum will take place from 14 – 16 November in Amsterdam. Amels, Awlgrip, Caterpillar, Cayman Islands Shipping Registry, Clyde & Co, Genesis Technologies, Marlink, MARSS, MTN (an EMC Company), MTU Friedrichshafen, Palladium Technologies, Triton Submarines, Van Berge Henegouwen (VBH) and Yachtsure24 are official event partners of the Global Superyacht Forum.

The event programme is available to view here and registration is available by clicking here.


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