Superyacht Industry Defining Innovation
2019 brings the 11th Superyacht Design Symposium, due to take place in Cortina d’Ampezzo in Italy from 27 – 29 January, with a line-up of speakers from across the industry delivering on the theme ‘Defining Innovation.’
Superyacht owners and representatives will join hundreds of leading superyacht designers, key industry figures and shipyard CEOs from across the globe to discuss and debate what innovation really means, how and who is delivering it, design concepts, latest trends and challenge traditional thinking.
This key event in the Superyacht industry calendar offers plenty of networking opportunities, with guests mingling with contacts old and new in a collaborative, positive and informative environment, coming together to influence the future of superyacht projects.
The first night will kick off with the Boat International Design & Innovation Awards, recognising superyacht design as a whole, particularly naval architecture, exterior design and interior styling, celebrating the talents of specialist teams and skilled individuals who are focusing on innovation, engineering and new technologies in this exciting sector.
With innovation as the hot topic, the spotlight is poised on ecological design, new materials, sustainability, technology, performance and processes all aspects covered by The Game Changer category.
The same night will see the Young Designer of the Year Awards celebrating up and coming talent who have demonstrated technical prowess, the ability to challenge traditional ideas and deliver fresh, imaginative yet practical thinking.
Exciting developments in the Superyacht industry for 2019, we look forward to seeing who will be commended.