November 2016

East Mediterranean Superyacht Forum

OCEDA is delighted to announce that we will be jointly producing the East Mediterranean Superyacht Forum, a one day superyacht conference due to take place in Athens, Greece on 1st June, 2017.


The conference will bring together superyacht industry experts from across Europe and will discuss the growing attraction of the eastern Mediterranean as taxation tightens in western Europe.


The East Mediterranean Superyacht Forum will be jointly produced by Oceda and Quaynote Communications, the specialist conference and communications company and producers of Opportunities in Superyachts, the annual conference in Malta.


The conference programme will address:

- Geo-political trends and their impact on the superyacht industry
- Global Superyacht Sales and Projections
- Cruising around the East Mediterranean
- Examining the restrictions on chartering throughout Europe
- Cabotage in Greece
- Marina Developments: Greek Marinas and the challenges facing marina developers worldwide

The event will be chaired by Michael Dunkerly of Tethys Equity our sister company involved in marina development.


Delegates will also hear from leading speakers such as:

Vassilis Fotilas, Commercial Director, Fraser Yachts
Captain Mark Souter, M/Y Guilty
Andreas Mavrakis, Director, Tethys Equity
Paul Cook, General Manager, OneOcean Port Vell
James Lawson, Partner at Hill Dickinson
Kemal Saatcioglu CEO of D-Marin Marinas Group of Dogus Holding
Stefanos Macrymichalos CEO of IYC

The East Mediterranean Superyacht Forum is expected to attract yacht brokers, marina operators, yacht managers, lawyers, corporate service providers, yacht associations, yacht captains, owners` representatives and anyone with a vested interest in what the future holds for the eastern Mediterrean and a superyacht hub and destination.


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