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boot Dusseldorf on course for 2021 show

boot Dusseldorf cancelled due to COVID

The planning for boot 2021 is on course and the current exhibitor registration numbers are, overall, the same as they were in 2019. Almost all of the boat and yacht manufacturers that were on board in 2020 are back for 2021. Apart from a few exceptions, most suppliers have also confirmed that they will be participating in boot. “Overall, booking ...

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RAI cancels METSTRADE 2020

METSTRADE and RAI Amsterdam have announced that the Marine Equipment Trade Show, which was scheduled on 17-19 November in RAI Amsterdam, has been cancelled. For more than 32 years, METSTRADE has been providing the most complete meeting place for the global marine industry. Organizers said due to the consequences of the COVID-19 outbreak, our mission cannot be accomplished successfully, therefore ...

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NATDA 2020 trailer show goes virtual

Due to the effects of COVID-19, the North American Trailer Dealers Association (NATDA) has been forced to cancel this year’s NATDA Trailer Show in Nashville, Tenn. In its place, NATDA will launch a virtual event on October 26, 2020, giving dealers the same benefits of the trade show without ever leaving the comforts of their home. “Unfortunately, recent developments, including ...

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IBEX 2020 announces transition to virtual event

IBEX 2020

The 30th International BoatBuilders’ Exhibition and Conference (IBEX), scheduled for September 29 – October 1, 2020, announced today it will transition to a virtual only event allowing the entire marine industry to come together in a new way as an online community. This decision was made to pivot the in-person show to a virtual only event due to the ongoing COVID-19 ...

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Registration now open for USA Pavilion at METSTRADE 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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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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Trade registration for NMMA boat and sportshows now open

Trade registration — which offers access to NMMA’s 18 boat and sportshows — opened August 1. The special trade badge from NMMA, allows entrance to an NMMA show two hours prior to opening each day. Trade registration is open to all members of the marine industry. See 2020 rates outlined below. Members  Early Bird Pricing: August 1–November 15, 2019: ComplimentaryNovember 16–April 2020: ...

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NATDA sells out 2019 trade show exhibit space

The North American Trailer Dealers Association (NATDA) announces that exhibitor space for the 2019 NATDA Trade Show has officially sold out and waitlist opportunities have opened. Due to heightened exhibitor interest, the association expanded its floor plan in December of 2018 and has subsequently sold out the space. To accommodate companies looking to take part, NATDA has opened a waitlist ...

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Registration opens for IBEX 2019

Registration is now open for the 29th International BoatBuilders’ Exhibition and Conference (IBEX), being held October 1-3 at the Tampa Convention Center. North America’s largest trade event for recreational marine industry professionals, IBEX is owned and produced by the National Marine Manufacturers Association (NMMA) and RAI Amsterdam. “The entire IBEX team has been working tirelessly to prepare for the opening ...

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IBEX named among Fastest 50 growing trade shows

BROOKLIN, Maine --  Trade Show Executive Magazine has named IBEX, The International BoatBuilders' Exhibition & Conference to the Fastest 50 Class of 2014. IBEX received recognition in two categories: growth in the number of exhibitors and growth in attendance. Plans are fully underway for the growth to continue for the 2015 event, taking place at the Louisville Convention Center in ...

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