PRESS RELEASE - Athens, 9 May 2003


The "2nd INTERNATIONAL YACHTING SYMPOSIUM 2003" will be hosted on the beautiful island of Poros, Greece, beginning the 11-15th of May 2003. The organizers, the Hellenic Yacht Brokers Association (HYBA) and the Hellenic Professional Yacht Owners Association (HPYOA), have chosen the island of Poros with it's natural harbor inclusive of yachting infrastructure and local charm. This year's event will present (26) MEGAYACHTS available on the Greek market and the Symposium Forum will present industry-specific issues such as "The Updated Legal Status for Yachting in Greece" and "The Greek Islands as an Yachting Destination". Additionally, fine Greek Cuisine within the setting of Poros will be experienced and this year's "Gourmet Chef Competition" will be only one of many highlights.

Generous support and patronage from our sponsors include:

Gold Sponsors: Hellenic Tourist Properties (E.T.A.)
  Region of Attica
Under the Aegis: Municipality of POROS
Media Sponsor: SHOWBOATS International

The "2nd INTERNATIONAL YACHTING SYMPOSIUM 2003" has international participation of over (150) brokers, yacht owners, VIP guests, dignitaries and media representatives from more than (13) countries: Canada, Croatia, Belgium, France, Germany, Holland, Italy, Monaco, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Turkey, U.K. and the U.S.A. This year's event is co-ordinated for the second consecutive year by iForce Communications S.A.

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