NMMA: Sign up now for best location in the U.S.A. Pavilion at METS 2017

NMMA is again offering the opportunity for U.S. manufacturers to exhibit at METS with cost effective turnkey exhibition packages and prime space location as part of the U.S.A. Pavilion. “The NMMA staff are excellent at providing the best support that I’ve ever had at a trade show,” stated first time exhibitor and NMMA member Ted …
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New categories added for Boat Builder Awards at METS

Two new award categories have been added to this year’s Boat Builder Awards for Business Achievement in association with Raymarine, which is due to take place on November 16, the evening of the second day of the METSTRADE Show in Amsterdam. The Environmental Initiative Award, sponsored by Scott Bader, and the Best Apprenticeship and Training …
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Early bird deadline nears for METS exhibitors

The METSTRADE show is reminding potential exhibitors that lower early bird exhibitor rates end next Tuesday, March 1. METSTRADE 2016 is November 15-17 in RAI Amsterdam Convention Centre, the Netherlands. According to show organizers, more than 80 percent of the show floor has already been booked. Applications for exhibit space can be submitted via metstrade.com.
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METS 2015: Boatbuilder awards recognize creativity

Italian entrepreneur Paolo Vitelli, who founded Azimut Yachts as a student in Italy and who later acquired the venerable Benetti brand, was honoured with a Lifetime Achievement Award at the inaugural Boat Builder Awards for Business Achievement at METS. “People say that to succeed you need vision, you must suffer, and you need passion. In […]
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METS 2015: Boatbuilder awards recognize creativity

Italian entrepreneur Paolo Vitelli, who founded Azimut Yachts as a student in Italy and who later acquired the venerable Benetti brand, was honoured with a Lifetime Achievement Award at the inaugural Boat Builder Awards for Business Achievement at METS. “People say that to succeed you need vision, you must suffer, and you need passion. In […]
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NMEA to offer installer training at IBEX, METS

For the first time, the National Marine Electronics Association (NMEA) will be offering their full-day NMEA 2000 installer training course at two of the world’s largest marine equipment shows-IBEX and METS. The sessions will be held one day prior to the opening of each show. The NMEA 2000 network course is primarily targeted for the […]
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METS invites charities to apply for DAME 2015 funding

METS organizer Amsterdam RAI is inviting certified marine-related public charities to apply for the registration proceeds from the Design Award METS (DAME) competition. The METS Exhibition Committee will select a charity from among the entries for this 25th anniversary edition of the DAME. The donation will be announced and presented during the Breakfast Briefing on […]
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