The Superyacht Forum 2024: Think Ahead

18 - 19 November 2024

The Superyacht Forum programme

We're thrilled to reveal the first exciting program details for The Superyacht Forum 2024, themed Think Ahead. This curated selection offers a glimpse into the insightful discussions, cutting-edge explorations, and collaborative workshops that await you.


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Stay tuned for further announcements as we unveil more of the program after the summer.

Mainstage Forum:

Dive into the first two of four mainstage topics. Don't miss these industry shaping discussions.

The Impact of AI on Superyacht Design and Engineering

This session delves into the transformative potential of Artificial Intelligence (AI) in design and engineering. Through a series of captivating presentations showcasing AI's revolutionary impact on various sectors, we'll gain insights and explore how AI can propel superyacht design and engineering forward.

Mastering the Image of the Global Superyachting Industry

We'll welcome speakers from outside our industry, who have navigated and overcome significant image challenges. Their valuable experiences will inspire and challenge us as we explore innovative strategies to solidify the global perception of superyachting and ensure a bright future.


Shape the future of luxury yachting. Join insightful workshops exploring the Yacht Owners Representatives Platform, reducing superyacht emissions, non-fossil fuel propulsion R&D, and talent acquisition strategies. These are just the first glimpses of our exciting 12-piece workshop programme!

Yacht Owners Representatives Platform: a powerful new network for superyacht ownership

The YORP sets sail, launching a prestigious network for yacht owner representatives! These influential advisors guide every aspect of the superyacht experience, from dream builds to flawless refits.

Reducing superyacht emissions: can regulation steer a course towards a greener future?

As sustainability concerns rise, this workshop tackles the potential need for regulatory policies aimed at curbing greenhouse gas emissions within the superyacht industry. Esteemed panellists will discuss the complexities and potential pathways towards a more sustainable future.

Unveiling R&D insuperyacht propulsion bBeyond fossil fuels

One (fuel) doesn't fit all, but two probably do: Join us on a captivating exploration of non-fossil fuel propulsion options currently under development within the superyacht industry. We'll focus on the promise of dual-fuel solutions, designed to meet the diverse needs of the industry while promoting environmental responsibility.

How do we engage, inspire & retain superyacht talent?

Dive into strategies championed by The Superyacht Alliance to build a future-proof workforce in this workshop. Attract, motivate, and retain top talent – the key to raising industry standards. 

Exclusive opportunity: Marin site visit

In addition to the stimulating program, we are delighted to offer an unique opportunity for a select group of attendees to visit Marin, a world-leading maritime research and innovation centre, on Wednesday 20 November.

A change to discover their new Cutting-Edge Simulators:

  • Giant Motion Simulator: Experience a 16m sphere with a realistic bridge for immersive training.
  • Collaborative Bridge Sim: Experience how crews are being trained together across 3 interconnected simulators.
  • Multipurpose Simulators: A view on how adoption to any vessel with versatile training tools works.