BOAT International are delighted to announce a new live series of online events featuring superyacht owners.
Each event in the series will focus on one aspect of superyacht ownership, where participants will be able to hear insights directly from owners themselves.
If you are looking to buy, sell, refit or charter a yacht – this new series could be the perfect place to seek advice.
Part 1 | Buying & Selling
Thursday 18 June, 4pm UK | 5pm CET | 11am EDT
Looking to buy your first yacht but not sure what to look for? BOAT International editor-in-chief Stewart Campbell was joined by a panel of experienced serial yacht owners who know a thing or two about the buying process. Hear their top tips on what to look out for, what to avoid and how to make sure you get the yacht you really want.
- Lord Laidlaw, Owner 68m Lady Christine
- Peter de Savary, Owner 30m Savvy
- Harry Vafias, Owner of 56m AE Cap d’Antibes & 47m X
Part 2 | Charter
Thursday 2 July, 3pm UK | 4pm CET | 10am EDT
Part two of our Owner Series will feature expert guidance from yacht owners on how to plan and book your charter. The live discussion will be suited to everyone from first-time charterers to seasoned regulars. We will look at which destinations are a must, which experts you should consider bringing along and how to work with your broker.
- Matt Voorhees, Owner 56m Broadwater
- John Caudwell, Owner of 73m Titania
Part 3 | Refit
Thursday 16 July, 4pm UK | 5pm CET | 11am EDT
Contemplating a refit? Join our live discussion with yacht owners who have experience in refitting their yachts. Hear their insights and the advice they wish they had received before they started. When is the best time to refit? How much will it cost? What new technologies should you install? Listen to our panel share their experiences.
Part 4 | Voyage
Thursday 30 July, 4pm UK | 5pm CET | 11am EDT
Has the recent lockdown had you dreaming about far-off destinations in warmer climates or wanting to explore the higher latitudes with your family? We hear from yacht owners who have made the bold decision to voyage and why the memories of those adventures will last a lifetime.