Tag Archives: METSTRADE

METSTRADE launches new layout, added space for 2020

Having enjoyed strong growth throughout the last decade, with exhibitor and visitor attendance figures consistently rising, the organizers of METSTRADE have announced ambitious plans for the 2020 edition and beyond. They include a significant extension to Hall 5 at the RAI Amsterdam location, layout changes designed to facilitate further growth, and a range of smart solutions for networking and knowledge ...

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METSTRADE USA pavilion registration now open for 2020

The Marine Equipment Trade Show (METSTRADE), the largest business-to-business leisure marine equipment show in the world, returns to Amsterdam Nov. 17-19, 2020 at the RAI Exhibition Center. The NMMA organizes and operates the U.S.A. Pavilion, one of the largest country pavilions at the show, offering cost-effective, turn-key exhibition packages in a prime location.  “This year, our pavilion will relocate to a new ...

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Garmin honored with two DAME Design Awards

Garmin International, Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ:GRMN), announced it was honored with wins in two categories in the 2019 DAME Design Awards, an annual competition that celebrates marine equipment design. The Garmin Force trolling motor and the GPSMAP 86i marine handheld with inReach® satellite communication capabilities received top DAME accolades in the ‘Machinery, Propulsion, Mechanical and Electrical Systems ...

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Lowrance Ghost wins DAME Award

Lowrance announced the Ghost freshwater trolling motor has been named co-winner of the DAME Design Award in the category ‘Machinery, Propulsion, Mechanical and Electrical Systems and Fittings’ at METSTRADE on Tuesday, Nov. 19, 2019. “This recognition is a great testament to all the team behind Ghost and the hard work that has gone on behind the scenes to get this innovative ...

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METS USA Pavilion nears sell out

The 2019 Marine Equipment Trade Show (METS) returns to Amsterdam November 19-21 at the RAI Exhibition Center. As registration for pavilion space nears selling out, the NMMA says this is the last opportunity to register for the USA Pavilion at METS. "The Pavilion is the largest and most prestigious country pavilion at the show and one of the most coveted places ...

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Registration open for USA Pavilions at METSTRADE, Sydney International Boat Show

The 2019 Marine Equipment Trade Show (METS), the largest business-to-business leisure marine equipment show in the world, returns to Amsterdam November 19-21 at the RAI Exhibition Center. Registration for the USA Pavilion at METS, organized and operated by the NMMA, is now open. The Pavilion is the largest and most prestigious country pavilion at the show and one of the most coveted places ...

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Brunswick CEO Mark D. Schwabero to open METSTRADE

The 2017 METSTRADE Show opening ceremony “Breakfast Briefing,” held on Nov. 14, will include a keynote address by Brunswick Corporation Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Mark D. Schwabero. His presentation, “Global Marine Trends and Opportunities,” will mark the opening of the briefing, which will also feature the award ceremony for the DAME Design Award. Hosted by the International Council of ...

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METSTRADE to celebrate 30 years

Just over 100 exhibitors had set out their stall in one of the halls at RAI Amsterdam when the doors opened on the first METSTRADE s how in 1988. In contrast, last year’s event covered eleven halls of the RAI, with 1,471 exhibiting companies welcoming a record total of 23,702 visits. As there is very limited space available for METSTRADE ...

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DAME Design Awards open for entries

METSTRADE organizer RAI Amsterdam is announced the opening of entries for the 27th edition of the DAME Design Awards competition. All submissions are made using a dedicated online portal and are due Sept. 19. The DAME Design Award focuses attention on the art and science of design in all aspects, from styling, functionality and innovation, through to ease of implementation, ...

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DAME 2017 proceeds for sailing trips for seriously ill children

Each year the registration fees for the DAME Design Award are donated to a charity. This year the METSTRADE Exhibition Committee has decided that the proceeds will go to a joint initiative between Sailing Kids Foundation and the Dutch Childhood Cancer Parent Organisation, who organize sailing trips for young patients and survivors of childhood cancer or other diseases. Sailing Kids ...

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