• All the fun of the fair

    Posted on Feb 11, 2015

    Despite the fact that many of the year's early boat shows are taking place in the rather cold, Northern European winter climate, the atmosphere in the halls is anything but chilly. Visitors are happy to escape the cold, rain or snow and read more...
  • IFBSO "Reloaded"

    Posted on Dec 19, 2014

    The International Federation of Boat Show Organisers (IFBSO) has made some major changes to its constitution following an ‘energised’ annual congress at Istanbul in Turkey this June. Amongst the initiatives adopted is a four-tie read more...
  • There is nothing permanent except change!

    Posted on Dec 18, 2014

    At the time of writing I have been in my position as Secretary General for nearly one year. And what a year it has been! There was a lot to learn – in fact I am still learning on a daily basis – and this might be a good place to read more...
  • Meet the IFBSO Executive Committee

    Posted on Dec 17, 2014

    The current IFBSO Executive Committee was elected at the AGM on 5th June 2014. Whilst some of the committee members are long-serving officers, we were able to recruit new members in order to facilitate a meaningful representation and be abl read more...
  • Meet our new members!

    Posted on Dec 17, 2014

    As a result of extending IFBSO membership to new(ish) boat shows under the new candidate mentoring scheme, we have great pleasure in welcoming our first three Candidate Members: Qatar International Boat Show - mentored by London / read more...

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Australia's Gold Coast is calling

12th May 2017

At the beginning of the year the global leisure boat market was set to experience favourable growth driven by factors such as increasing urban population, decreasing fuel prices, and global economic development. Further, the scope of growth...
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What will 2017 bring?

23th January 2017

With the first month of 2017 already nearly over, we have witnessed many headline events so far. Whilst Europe is experiencing a big freeze, there is a heatwave on the other side of the world. We have seen earth quakes, avalanches and viole...
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