Last chance to secure your place at the Superyacht UK Technical Seminar 2024
26 March 2024
by British Marine

Don’t miss out - bookings close Tuesday 2 April

Superyacht UK (SYUK) are pleased to confirm that the annual Superyacht UK Technical Seminar, is set to return to London on 9 April 2024, at the Dickens Inn, St Katharine Docks, London.

Now in its 13th year, the SYUK Technical Seminar is an established and essential event in the superyacht calendar, attracting international professionals to discuss critical sector-specific topics. It offers an unparalleled opportunity for attendees to engage with current trends, regulatory updates, and innovative solutions shaping the future of the superyacht sector.

This year’s seminar features an exciting line up of speakers and topics, including updates on important industry matters such as the latest regulatory changes including an REG code update from The Cayman Island Shipping Register on the latest amendments coming into force in July this year.

The seminar will then move onto discussing industry hot topics, Maritime Aviation will discuss helicopter superyacht facilities and crew training, with a focus on the unique challenges faced by private superyachts. Warsash Maritime Training/Solent University will provide insights into crew training for alternative fuel usage, and we will take a further look at work being done within the industry on sustainability, including carbon footprint measurements, updates on lithium batteries and how to meet new insurance clauses, and more.

This year’s keynote speaker will be Ben Medland of Drift Energy. Ben, who is a pioneer in the field of sustainable marine energy solutions, will share insights into Drift Energy's innovative concept aimed at transitioning Superyachts to alternative fuels. With a focus on green hydrogen production, alongside tackling storage and delivery challenges, marking a significant step towards sustainable and secure fuel sources for the superyacht industry.

View the full agenda here.

Attendees will also enjoy a networking lunch and an afternoon drinks reception, sponsored by Laurent Giles Naval Architects.

“The Superyacht UK Technical seminar offers a unique opportunity to engage with the forefront of industry developments, from regulatory changes and technological advancements to sustainability efforts and beyond. With a rich tapestry of experts and pioneers sharing their insights, the value of attending cannot be overstated. It's a chance to deepen your understanding, challenge your perspectives, and strengthen your connections within the industry. This seminar is essential for anyone committed to propelling the superyacht world towards a future of excellence and environmental responsibility. I encourage all industry professionals to join us in these pivotal discussions”, commented Lesley Robinson, CEO, British Marine.

All proceeds of the SYUK Technical seminar are directly reinvested into bringing in fresh talent to the industry by helping to fund the Superyacht UK Young Designer Competition 2024.

Book your place today

Secure your tickets today to avoid disappointment and enjoy a day of insightful discussions and networking.

  • British Marine Member Price: £170 + VAT
  • Non-Member Price: £340 + VAT

Book your place online using the Online Booking Form. Don’t miss out - bookings close on Tuesday 2 April.

For more information and remaining sponsorship opportunities, please contact Liv Whetmore at lwhetmore(at)