PRESS RELEASE - May 27, 2002

Subject: "1st International Yachting Symposium 2002"


The Hellenic Yacht Brokers Association (HYBA) and the Hellenic Professional Yacht Owners Association (HPYOA) have the pleasure of announcing the success of the "1st INTERNATIONAL YACHTING SYMPOSIUM" in Athens, Greece. The event is parallel to world-renowned yacht charters events such as Genoa and Antigua. The Symposium which was inaugurated on the 13th of May through the 16th 2002 at Flisvos Marina, Athens, Greece, closed officially with enormous response from international participants, media and sponsors.

The long-awaited event offered (45) luxurious, crewed-chartered yachts available on the Greek Market. The participating yachts were both motor and sailing vessels. This year's event included participation from over (100) international brokers from countries such as France, Germany, Italy, Sweden, Switzerland, Turkey, U.K. and the USA. The Symposium's Seminar Program addressed key issues such as "Marine Tourism in Greece", "The New Legal Status for Yachting in Greece" and "Yacht Insurances" to name a few.


The 2nd INTERNATIONAL YACHTING SYMPOSIUM 2003 will kick-off next May 11th through the 15th, 2003 in Athens, Greece.


HOT LINKS: Overview http://www.iforce.gr/yachting/description.html


ABOUT THE CONSORTIUM

The INTERNATIONAL YACHTING SYMPOSIUM is a synergy of two associations:

the Hellenic Yacht Brokers Association (HYBA) and the Hellenic Professional Yacht Owners Association (HPYOA)

For further information, please contact Symposium Coordinators :

iForce Communications, S.A.


SPONSORS

GOLD SPONSOR:
Greek National Tourism Organization (G.N.T.O.)

SILVER SPONSOR:
HELLENIC TOURIST PROPERTIES, S.A.


BRONZE MEDIA SPONSOR:
BOAT INTERNATIONAL Magazine
Part of EDISEA Publishing Group

 

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