BROOKLIN, ME – Thousands of marine professionals will convene September 15-17 for the 25th International BoatBuilders' Exhibition & Conference (IBEX), held at the Kentucky Exposition Center in Louisville, Ky. Registration is still open and the deadline to book hotel rooms is September 8.
IBEX will offer 550+ exhibiting companies, including 110 first-time exhibitors who will be showcasing thousands of new products, advanced processes, and impressive innovation. This three-day trade show and conference owned and produced by Professional BoatBuilder magazine and The National Marine Manufacturers Association (NMMA) will feature educational seminars, new products and technology, free workshops, and several unique networking opportunities.
"This year's gathering of thousands of industry professionals is sure to be the must attend event of the year to source the most advanced products and trends in the boatbuilding industry," said Anne Dunbar, IBEX show director. "We are excited to host this leading industry event in Louisville and offer several new and innovative special features, networking events, interactive show floor displays, and pre-show Super Sessions. We will also be offering over 55 technical seminars, free Exhibitor Workshops, and the Innovation Awards.”
Highlights for IBEX include an educational program featuring Super Sessions, presented by exhibitors; 55 seminars in eight tracks; the Industry Breakfast and Innovation Awards with keynote presenter Hall of Fame Baseball Catcher Johnny Bench; a host of networking events; an interactive exhibit hall; and the IBEX mobile app, which will make it easier for attendees to navigate the exhibit halls and access complete show information.
For tickets to the industry breakfast and more information, please call IBEX Registration at 484-751-5135.