ICOMIA World Marina Conference Reconnect

ICOMIA World Marina Conference Reconnect

27/09/2020 |

Join global experts for a new series of webinars, as they debate the issues currently facing the marina industry and lay out some compelling proposals. 

The ICOMIA World Marina Conference Reconnect Event is an opportunity for the nautical community to share, compare and analyse how recent events have affected boating activity across the globe.

Having been obliged to make a swift transition into conducting business and communications online, the virtual platform is a perfect setting to explore how best we can address new challenges and assess our readiness to embrace them. From tech to eco-tourism, this October webinar series brings together panels of industry leaders and specialists to discuss an engaging array of topics:

  • State of the industry around the globe | October 6 - 10:00 UTC

An update on the impact of Covid-19 pandemic around the globe and how marinas have adapted in this new reality. 

  • Boating and Tourism with COVID19: What comes next? | October 13 - 11:00 UTC

Key representatives from international tourism, boating and aviation organisations offer their perspectives and insights regarding future developments.


  • Technology looking forward | October 20 - 11:00 UTC

From disruption to digital relationships, this panel explores some of the key skills, tools and insights required to prepare for a tech-oriented future.

  • Vision of CHANGE | October 27 - 12:00 UTC

How to work towards future-proofing marinas, covering stakeholder engagement, perceived access barriers to boating, community interaction and environmental factors.

Under the right conditions, periods of significant upheaval can stimulate growth and positive transformation. It is therefore important that as a coordinated and collaborative body, the industry continues to work together to ensure a successful and healthy future for boating and marinas.

My sincere advice to any marina professional, is to not miss this opportunity to learn from the best, obtain the latest Industry perspectives first-hand and add your voice during this unique event.” 

Martinho Fortunato | Chair of ICOMIA Marinas Group.

All four webinars are free to join, although with limited capacity, it is wise to sign up quickly. For a full line-up of speakers and topics and to reserve your place, go to: https://www.icomia.org/wmc-industryreconnect