Tuesday 19 November 2019

Join us for the prestigious Boat Builder Awards Gala Dinner

Announcement of the winners

All winners will be announced on Tuesday 19 November 2019 at the prestigious awards gala, which takes place during METSTRADE in the enchanting National Maritime Museum in Amsterdam.

The venue

The National Maritime Museum in Amsterdam dates from 1656 and is home to the second-largest maritime collection in the world. Originally designed as a storehouse for the Admiralty of Amsterdam in the Golden Age when Amsterdam was the largest port and marketplace in the world. To this day it remains an imposing and impressive building, exuding history and making it the perfect location for The National Maritime Museum and the Boat Builder Awards 2019.

gala dinner

Why attend?

✔ Celebrate with the most innovative people in the industry;

✔ Connect with colleagues, suppliers and boatbuilders;

✔ Meet the finalists who represent the very best of the boatbuilding industry

✔ Reward your team for their performance this year

✔ Experience an inspirational evening in the spectacular glass roofed Open Courtyard of the National Maritime Museum, Amsterdam


Registration rate  

185.00per ticket excl VAT – less than 10 tickets

167.50per ticket excl VAT – 10 tickets or more

A single ticket includes:

•          1 seat at a round table for 10 guests

•          pre-dinner drinks networking reception

•          3 course dinner including beverages

•          award show

•          post-award show drinks

•          entertainment

If you book 10 tickets your guests will be placed at your own private table.




Headline Sponsor: Raymarine

Raymarine has been the headline sponsor of the Boat Builder Awards ever since the very first edition in 2015Raymarine a world leader in marine electronics, develops and manufactures the most comprehensive range of electronic equipment for the recreational, boating and light commercial marine markets.

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Federico Peruccio

Marketing and Communications Manager at Monte Carlo Yachts

“The Boat Builder's Awards are amongst the most important recognitions in the industry and Monte Carlo Yachts has been proud and thrilled for being awarded with this top honour. ”

2019 Boat Builder Awards Winners:


The Boat Builder Awards for Business Achievement are organised jointly by METSTRADE Show organiser RAI Amsterdam and IBI publisher Boating Communications.

METSTRADE is the world’s leading platform for professionals in the leisure marine equipment industry with its flagship event METSTRADE Show; the largest trade exhibition of equipment, materials and systems for the international leisure marine industry worldwide.

International Boat Industry (IBI) is the leading business-to-business magazine and website (IBI-plus.com) covering the global recreational marine trade. The magazine and its related daily newsletter, IBI-plus.com, are received by over 14,000 professionals in the industry.