Estoril has been Re-Selected for the Fourth Edition of the World Yacht Racing Forum, which runs this year from December 13-14th 2011. Bigger and more dynamic networking opportunities are promised for the fourth global gathering of the yacht racing industry at the Estoril Congress Centre this December.
A highly competitively priced delegate package combined with the launch of the BR@ND’S Forum; (an invitation-only forum for brand owners, focusing on brand-building through sponsorship) are set to create the most powerful networking event in the calendar of the yacht racing industry.
On December 13-14, 2011 World Yacht Racing Forum delegates will join leading industry experts to discuss critical issues covering sponsorship acquisition, the global economic climate, emerging market opportunities, new media technology and many other topics vital to the ‘business of yacht racing’. High level speakers from the sailing world, brands and also experts outside of the sport will take to the stage to present their thoughts. The World Yacht Racing Forum will also run concurrently with the Yacht Racing Design & Technology Symposium.
The Yacht Racing Design & Technology Symposium brings together over 150 senior designers, engineers, and technology experts from the world of performance yacht racing for two-days of intense debate and discussions. This leading-edge conference provides a wealth of practical information, insights, solutions and case studies across a range of key topics including composites, rigging, sail technology, coatings, CFD, and hydrodynamics.