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  • British Marine National Conference 2022
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    Save the date – British Marine National Conference 2023

    2022-10-04T12:03:00Z

    After the success of the inaugural British Marine National Conference in March this year, we are delighted to announce the dates for the 2023 conference.

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    Building on the boom

    2022-08-30T14:21:00Z

    Understanding consumer trends and customer requirements is critical to any business. 

  • British Marine SIBS VIP
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    Book your VIP corporate hospitality event at the new Southampton International Boat Show Quayside Club

    2022-07-20T13:37:00Z

    Whether a breakfast meeting or an all-expenses paid trip to the races, companies of all sizes use hospitality as a mechanism to build and develop relationships with clients, network and generate new business.

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    New look VIP comes to the Southampton International Boat Show

    2022-06-28T16:54:00Z

    Innovate to succeed was the theme the first British Marine National Conference earlier this year and with this firmly in mind we have been reviewing our VIP offering for the Southampton International Boat Show, to ensure we are delivering what people want from a VIP experience.

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    Supporting members on the international stage

    2022-05-16T10:05:00Z

    For many businesses reaching new audiences and expanding is key and one way to do that is overseas. However, where to start can seem daunting. One great way is by attending one the many fantastic international boat shows or trade events. These offer a great opportunity to showcase ...

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    Time to reflect, review and renew

    2022-04-22T09:51:00Z

    As we close the membership year, it is the perfect time to reflect on all the support and opportunities we’ve delivered for our members.

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    Inaugural British Marine National Conference – reconnecting, celebrating and inspiring

    2022-03-21T11:09:00Z

    Last month British Marine held its first ever National Conference bringing together top decision makers from across the marine industry looking to embrace change and adopt new strategies for growth and innovation.

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    Bringing luxury yachting to the heart of London

    2022-03-03T09:28:00Z

    British Marine is delighted to unveil a new showcase event on behalf of the industry, London Luxury Afloat, taking place at St Katharine Docks, London, 21-24 April.

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    Conference is perfectly timed

    2022-01-26T10:52:00Z

    The pandemic, supply chain shortages and Brexit have all dramatically impacted planning horizons. For two years the focus has necessarily been on addressing the changing circumstances of each day, with little time to take a longer view.

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    DTI consultations help businesses

    2021-12-14T14:49:00Z

    Growth in trade is a government priority, to boost the economy out of Brexit and COVID-19.

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    Accolades for BM members

    2021-11-26T15:06:00Z

    I write after landing back from a busy three days at METSTRADE 2021. It felt great for the British Marine team to be in the heart of a vibrant British Pavilion once again.

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    Specialist training from BM

    2021-10-25T09:31:00Z

    Effective training addresses critical requirements for the marine industry. It provides avenues for vital workforce recruitment, enables upskilling for personal and business progression and promotes staff retention through structured career pathways.

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    Watersports growth continues

    2021-09-24T13:13:00Z

    British Marine’s latest research confirms that strong growth in boating and watersports is continuing.

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    SIBS returns

    2021-08-27T16:27:00Z

    This month’s Southampton International Boat Show (SIBS) has real poignancy, enabling a long-awaited return to energising face-to-face networking.

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    DIT cancels TAP

    2021-07-31T09:43:00Z

    Last month, the Department for International Trade (DIT) informed British Marine, without warning or consultation, that it is cancelling its Tradeshow Access Programme (TAP).

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    On The Water campaign launched

    2021-06-25T14:01:00Z

    British Marine is not only committed to representing the industry at all levels, but to giving our members the tools to thrive. One of these is the launch of our On The Water campaign, geared towards growing our industry and maximising the benefits for new participants coming into boating and ...

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    BM launches new training courses

    2021-05-27T12:31:00Z

    Extending a valuable benefit for our members, British Marine is launching a new range of more than 40 accredited business training and soft skills training courses in early July. These will compliment the range of marine specific courses already on offer by British Marine.

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    New funding portal

    2021-05-11T12:50:00Z

    Helping to drive the diverse range of activities undertaken in the leisure marine industry, British Marine has launched an exciting new initiative to support members looking to obtain funding for business activity.

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    SIBS plays a vital role

    2021-03-24T10:44:00Z

    After more than a year dominated by the pandemic, it is more important than ever for our industry to unite around the return of the Southampton International Boat Show and the vital role it plays in protecting and growing the leisure marine market.

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    New relationship

    2021-02-26T14:24:00Z

    British Marine’s representational role on behalf of members is vital as the new UK-EU trade agreement’s detail is tested in application.