RAI AMSTERDAM | 19 - 20 - 21 NOV

Women in the marine industry

When: Thursday, November 16th, 8:30 – 10:30am
Where: Elicium Theatre.

Join us for an exciting collaboration between Soundings Trade Only, METSTRADE, British Marine, and Marine Industry News as we proudly present the second edition of the global sensation: Women in the Marine Industry International. 

Prepare to be inspired as we kick off the event with a delicious breakfast, setting the stage for an engaging industry panel discussion. Our panel features trailblazing female leaders from around the world, ready to explore the myriad of opportunities and conquer the challenges facing women in the marine industry.

The event will include an industry panel comprised of dynamic female leaders from across the globe. The panelists are Gemma Gonzalez, Yachting Business Unit Director, Gruppo Boero; Laurie Louvier, Vice President Marketing, Dometic; Michelle Hildyard, Vice President Product Management & Business Development, Raymarine; Nicky Vaux, Partner & Business Development Manager, Empire Marinas Group, and host of The Boat Princess podcast; Rachel Bridges, Director & General Manager, Cummins, Global Marine. Michele Goldsmith, Vice President and General Manager of the Soundings Trade Only Group, will moderate the panel.

Be part of the change, gain fresh insights, and connect with industry peers during our networking session. Don’t miss this chance to dive deep into the world of female professionals in the recreational marine sector. See you at Women in the Marine Industry International session!

The Women in the Marine Industry International event is open to all METSTRADE attendees and exhibitors. To RSVP for the Women in the Marine Industry International event, please email This is a free event, and all genders are welcome. Last year’s event exceeded maximum capacity. The organizers encourage attendees to register early.

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