Influential Superyacht Event Returns to Fort Lauderdale After Six-Year Hiatus

Influential Superyacht Event Returns to Fort Lauderdale After Six-Year Hiatus

The American Superyacht Forum 2011 (ASF) is returning to Fort Lauderdale.  The momentous marine industry event has been held in different cities across the country over the past six years and is finally coming home to South Florida, a main hub of American yachting.  The ASF is regarded as one of the most significant meetings of the American superyacht industry, attracting over 300 maritime industry leaders to the three-day seminar.  Professionals ranging from yacht owners and captains, to lawyers and brokers to flag authorities and designers will all gather on May 16 through the 18, at Fort Lauderdale’s Hilton marina along the Intracoastal Waterway.

In its’ ninth year, ASF organizers hope to increase attendance and event significance.

“ASF promises to deliver the best meeting place for the most influential gathering of superyacht players, all of whom have the American market at the heart of their business plan,” said Chairman of the Yacht Report Group, Martin H. Redmayne, in the event press release.  “Don’t miss this fantastic event; book your place in Fort Lauderdale.”

This year’s program will include interactive forums and debates over the future of the superyacht industry in America.  Workshops and keynote panels will take place every day, discussing the state of the American industry, green issues and marketing and communication, to name a few.  Other topics covered include everything from technical solutions and innovations, legal and financial advice and personal perspectives from expert professionals.  Both national and international representatives will be present, making this event a valuable business opportunity to network with marine industry leaders and professionals.

Breakfast, coffee, lunch, tea and dinner are all available during the busy three-day forum.  On the final day, Wednesday, May 18, a fun sport-fishing tournament, barbecue and awards ceremony with conclude the ASF 2011.

Atlantic Yacht and Ship is a yacht broker in Fort Lauderdale, serving the South Florida community for over 50 years.  Events like the upcoming ASF 2011 are a great way for potential buyers looking for yachts for sale in Fort Lauderdale to receive expert advice on the superyacht industry.  The professionals at Atlantic Yacht and Ship will help you find the yacht you’re looking for, so check out our listings today!