LOUISVILLE, Ky. — The International BoatBuilders’ Exhibition & Conference opened its 25th show on Tuesday with National Marine Manufacturers Association president Thom Dammrich saying the boating business will enjoy “good times” for at least 2-1/2 more years.
The International BoatBuilders' Exhibition & Conference is the marine industry’s largest technical trade event, serving boatbuilders, marine industry dealers, aftermarket suppliers and buyers, designers, repairers, surveyors and boatyard/marine operators. It is held annually in the fall on a rotating basis in Louisville, Ky., and Tampa, Fla.
LOUISVILLE, Ky. — The International BoatBuilders’ Exhibition & Conference was off to the races this morning with the presentation of several awards to industry luminaries and innovative individuals at the state-of-the-industry-breakfast.
LOUISVILLE, Ky. — Major League Baseball Hall of Famer Johnny Bench hit it out of the park Tuesday morning as an entertaining and inspirational keynote speaker at the International BoatBuilders’ Exhibition & Conference breakfast.
The American Boatbuilders and Repairers Association is addressing the U.S. recreational marine industry’s workforce needs, challenges and solutions next week at the International BoatBuilders’ Exhibition & Conference.
The deadline for hotel reservations at the 25th International BoatBuilders’ Exhibition & Conference is Tuesday.
It might be the only show in North America at which you can actually watch a sailboat being built in the parking lot. Marcy Offner of Composites One has been to 18 of the 25 International BoatBuilders’ Exhibition & Conference shows — although Composites One has been represented at every single IBEX — and Offner calls…more
Fueled by an improving economy, manufacturers are using IBEX now more than ever to introduce new products and the technology behind them, says Anne Dunbar, IBEX show director. “Companies are investing in a lot of R&D,” says Dunbar. “And you will see the result at IBEX. Everybody is sort of back in the game —…more
For three days this fall, boatbuilders and marine industry professionals will have access to a seminar series offering everything from fundamental skills to cutting-edge advanced training at the International BoatBuilders’ Exhibition & Conference.
It might be the only show in North America where you can actually witness a sailboat being built in the parking lot.
The International BoatBuilders’ Exhibition & Conference, which is set for Sept. 15-17 at the Kentucky Exposition Center in Louisville, will offer several networking events.