From September 19th to September 24th the 59° edition of Genoa Boat Show will take place, organized by UCINA Confindustria Nautica, which welcomes in Genoa the operators of the field and the sea’s enthusiasts with a complete offer in exhibitions, activities and special events, to live a 360° experience and know the latest news about international yachting.
These year data: 986 exhibitors and over 1,000 boats, 98 scheduled events: conferences, round tables, special initiatives and numerous events throughout the city such as GenovaInBlu. A new Urban Wall will host exhibitors and visitors in the “Capital of Boating”: 1,500 square metres of surface for a new special welcome to the boating world and to the impassioned ones for six days at Genoa Boat Show.
Also for the 59° edition has been confirmed the winning format of the “multispecialists” event as a container of four sections: a TechTrade one, dedicated to components and accessories, a Sailing one (Sailing World), one for the Outboard World (Boat Discovery) and one Yacht and Superyacht area.
The Boat Show represents as always the moment to make the point about values and challenges of this field, with an intense organizing activity for institutional conferences, seminaries, round tables, collateral events made by the Association within ForumUCINA. During the 6 days of appointments, there are workshops, events and sport awards, among which, on Sunday, September 22nd at Breitling Theatre, the “Millevele” race, organized by the Italian Yacht Club.
Among the most important collaborations, there are those with the Environment Ministry and Legambiente for the environment sustainability, with Federturismo to make the point about the coastal Tourism, with the Genoa University for the “Università del Mare” project, with the Genoa Municipality for “Genova Hub del mare”, with Confindustria Bruxelles for the European funding and with Retimpresa for the opportunities for the system agencies. Tuesday, September 24th, the Boat Show will end with the traditional appointment with “Nautica & Fisco” and the B2B meetings organized in collaboration with Confindustria Giovani Imprenditori.
In addition to this activities there are the Sea Experience ones, with the iniziative “Navigar m’è dolce” by FIV – Federazione Italiana Vela and the “baptism of the sea”, to try the latest news in the aquatic sports area. With renard to the “Experience in città” events, the show is guaranteed with the “Ocean Race”, four days of challenges in the sea in front of Corso Italia.
Regarding to the scheduled events outside the Boat Show, we count as well GenovaInBlu, among which the “Museo del Mare” appointment within the “Incontri in Blu” festival during the opening day, Light in the Blue, benefit night for the Istituto Giannina Gaslini reserved to the exhibitors on Friday, September 20th and the Radio Deejay Time – Il Salone Nautico per Genova event in Piazza De Ferrari on Sunday, September 22nd, dedicated to Genoa and its people.
Opening Time: From 10.00 am to 6.30 pm
Where: Piazzale Kennedy 1 - 16129 Genova