Biograd Boat Show
Croatia Charter Expo

When and where?

17.10.2019 – 18.10.2019
Hall D – Biograd Boat Show - Biograd, Croatia


Mandatory

Thursday, 17.10.2019 – 13:00 – 19:00, HALL D
Friday, 18.10.2019, 10:00 – 18:00, HALL D + Charter Party

Optional


Saturday and Sunday 19 - 20.10.2019 - Biograd Boat Show
Full access to boat show, and open entertainment events.

 
When and where?

Demanded by the Charter Industry, Supported by Government

29 leading fleet operators in Croatia requested a charter B2B event to be held during the Biograd Boat Show, backed by letters of intent.

The idea was welcomed by the City of Biograd, the Croatian Tourist board and the Croatian Chamber of Economy, who have provided generous sponsorships and logistical support.

 
Demanded by the Charter Industry, Supported by Government

Why Croatia Charter Expo?

A New Charter B2B Event Within The Region’s Biggest Boat Show

The Croatia Charter Expo is a new B2B event held during the Biograd Boat Show, connecting professionals in the yacht charter industry. 

The event is part of Biograd B2B, the Boat show’s Nautical Business Networking platform, and allows participants to also connect with hundreds of professionals from the whole nautical industry.

Free 3 Day Accommodation Packages for Limited Number of Brokers!!!

The Croatian Tourist Board, the City of Biograd, and the Croatian Chamber of Economy have funded a number of packages for eligible brokers offering free accommodation with breakfast and dinner at the hotel, as well as registration for the Croatia Charter Expo.

This is in recognition of the importance of giving back to those that have been the main driver of growth in the Croatian charter industry.

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Venue

Biograd is located in the center of the Croatian coast, amidst of majority of Croatian charter providers, which are easily accessed during your stay.

Brokers will have various opportunities to explore the region, which includes the Kornati archipelago.

For those brokers that wish to extend their stay, we can provide assistance in securing a free trial vessel form one of our charter providers.

Timing is everything

October is the right time for brokers and fleet operators to meet, as the nautical season is ending, and the new fleet operator terms are issued.

Virtually all major charter yacht brands will be on display as well as most equipment and service providers.

The numbers

In Hall D, Brokers will have a chance to discuss the business with about 60 exhibiting and many more visiting fleet operators.

The Biograd Boat Show has had record shows 20 years in a row, and in 2018 had more than 310 exhibitors and over 320 vessels, 16,000 visitors and over 3,000 realized business visits, while Biograd B2B had more than 400 participants. 

Entertainment program

The Biograd Boat Show’s entertainment program is legendary. Each night, multiple events offering great food and live music take place in the marina, and continue to the early hours in town, all within a short walk.

Croatia Charter Expo participants have free access to almost all social events during the Biograd Boat Show throughout all 4 days.

Visit charter bases

Participants of the Croatia Charter Expo will have the opportunity to visit charter bases, as the majority are located in the nearby area.

Brokers will individually be able to arrange base visits with exhibiting charter companies to gain insight into the quality of their fleet on the spot.

Arrange Your Important Meetings in Advance!

Now it's easy to arrange meetings between brokers, fleet operators and suppliers with our Biograd B2B on-line meeting Software.

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Special Conference Program for the Charter Industry

A special conference program for brokers and fleet operators will take place in Hall D, addressing important issues, new services, and interesting speakers covering current topics.

In Hall B, the Croatian Chamber of Economy will host an extensive Congress Program covering the whole nautical, and nautical tourism sectors.

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Hotel accommodation

1. The Organizer, Ilirija d.d. offer four hotels with special rates for the event.
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2. Free 3 - Day Accommodation Packages for Limited Number of Brokers!!!

The Croatian Tourist Board, the City of Biograd, and the Croatian Chamber of Economy have funded a number of packages for eligible brokers offering free accommodation with breakfast and dinner at the hotel, as well as registration for the Croatia Charter Expo.

Click on HERE to determine eligibility.

 
Hotel accommodation

Charter Friday Party

A special networking party for Croatia Charter Expo participants will be held at the Marina Kornati Restaurant, on Friday, 18.10.2019.

 
Charter Friday Party

Conference program Hall D

Croatian Chamber of Commerce has prepared the extensive Congress Program for all BBS participants. Attend meetings and presentations during entire BBS.

Customized conference program for brokers and fleet operators will take place in Hall D, with interesting speakers addressing current topics.

The program will be announced soon

 
Conference program Hall D