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IBEX Opens Call for Proposals


The International BoatBuilders’ Exhibition and Conference announced a call for proposals for next year’s Education Conference, which will include training, workshops and technical seminars.

IBEX is scheduled for Sept. 27-29, 2022, at Tampa Convention Center in Florida.


Submissions are being accepted for preconference sessions and Tech Talk presentations on the show floor.

“The Education Conference is an important part of the overall show experience,” IBEX director Anne Dunbar said in a statement. “Many of the industry’s top professionals rely on the vital information they learn at IBEX to stay informed about cutting-edge technologies, methods, and materials, and how to take advantage of them.”


The Seminar Series covers the following tracks:

• Construction Methods and Materials

• Design and Engineering

• Management Policy

• Marina and Boatyard Operations

• Marine Electrical Systems

• Marine On-Board Systems

• Survey and Repair

• Emerging Trends


“IBEX’s Education Conference brings all the different components and segments of the industry together, creating true synergy,” said education director Patty Lawrence. “We look to experts, innovators and stalwarts for session proposals because they are the people who shape the boats of tomorrow.”

Click here to submit topics until Jan. 14. Email Patty Lawrence at for more information.



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