Event date: 12/01/2017
Event time: 10:30am to 6:00pm
The Superyacht UK Technical Seminar takes place annually at London Boat Show and will be held again on 12 January 2017. This successful event will cover the most important and current technical issues facing the Superyacht sector.
10.30 – Intro from SYUK chairman
Peter Brown – Chairman of Superyacht UK
10.50 – State of the Industry
David Dingle – Chairman of Maritime UK
11.10 – The New Red Ensign Group (REG) Yacht Code
This is the replacement code combining both the Large Yacht Code (LY3) and the Passenger Yacht code (PYC) that is now under development.
Jo Assael - Cayman Islands Shipping Registry
11.30 - Break
12.00 – Design Trends – Av and Cyber Security
Tania Berry from Lloyd's Register
12.30 – Training and Qualifications - STCW changes and new engineering pathways
Alan Cartwright - Warsash Superyacht Academy
13.00 – Lunch
14.00 – Concept-to-completion, how to make todays Superyacht Concepts a reality – An interactive panel discussion looking at a current SY concept and how it can meet the current legislation and engineering challenges. With thanks to Nigel Gee BMT and Henry Ward for the concept design “Time”
BMT Nigel Gee (James Roy introducing and Alex Meredith Hardy on the Panel), Ben Geary from Lloyd's Register, Lewis Northcott from RINA, Jo Assael from Cayman Islands Shipping Registry to field questions and Richie Blake as panel mediator
15.00 - Break
15.30 – Brexit talk – How will Brexit affect brokers, Class/regulations and the Law
Ben Geary from Lloyd's Register, Tony Allen from Hill Dickinson, Phil Noad from Cayman Islands Shipping Registry
16.00 – Key Note Speaker - Katy Ware MCA Director of Maritime Safety and Standards
16:30-18:00 - Networking Drinks
PRICES (held at 2015 and 2016 rates) include an entry ticket to the London Boat Show.
Benefits of Attending
- Get the very latest up-to-date information on technical issues facing the Superyacht industry
- Interesting and aspiring speakers, covering a range of topics
- Excellent networking opportunity
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