The sponsors of the 2020 BOAT Live: Explorer Yachts Summit

The sponsors of the 2020 BOAT Live: Explorer Yachts Summit

The Explorer Yachts Summit in association with Damen Yachting and held in collaboration with is BOAT International's first summit dedicated to the explorer yachting sector.

With the support of our valuable partners, the Explorer Yachts Summit will take place at the Yacht Club de Monaco on 12th November 2020.

In Association with Partners: Damen Yachting 

Premium Partners: Cantiere delle Marche, Triton Submarines & EYOS Expeditions

Further partners will be announced soon.

In Association with Partner: Damen Yachting

SeaXplorer 77 LA DATCHA

Damen Yachting has a rich history in luxury yacht building. The builder combines the pedigree and heritage of its Amels yachts with its growing portfolio of SeaXplorer luxury expedition yachts and Yacht Support vessels. In 2018 the yacht builder celebrated 100 years of Amels and can trace the maritime DNA at its yards back for centuries. Damen Yachting, which is the yacht building division within the global Damen Shipyards Group, was created in 2019.

SeaXplorer premiere expedition yachts offer serious global exploring capability, combined with luxury refinement at home in any marina. These yachts are the ultimate crossover of high-volume luxury accommodation with a true expedition platform designed to take you anywhere in the world in complete safety, comfort and style.

Created in 2015 as an innovative new range in our portfolio, the SeaXplorer has become reality as the first two deliveries, ANAWA and LA DATCHA, leave Damen Yachting’s yard in the Netherlands. The third is now in build. Azure Yacht Design is Damen Yachting’s design partner for the SeaXplorer range’s exterior lines. The builder also approached the expert guides at EYOS Expeditions, who designing once-in-a-lifetime experiences to our planet’s most remarkable places. Together with EYOS Expeditions, the yard incorporated hundreds of operational design features into the SeaXplorer based on real expedition experience.

Premium Partner: Cantiere delle Marche

A world leader in the steel and aluminum displacement yacht market, Cantiere delle Marche (CdM) was founded in 2010 by Ennio Cecchini, CEO, Vasco Buonpensiere, Director of Sales & Marketing, and Gabriele Virgili, one of the foremost entrepreneurs in the territory of Ancona and President of CdM.

CdM’s managing team’s undivided commitment and drive for improvement allowed the brand to grow to what it is today. Concurrently, throughout the years the yard has strongly consolidated its reputation as a builder of strong, reliable and beautiful explorer vessels characterised by clean and distinctive lines.

Since its inception, only 10 years ago, CdM is having an incredible commercial success that allowed it to enter the top twenty yacht builders worldwide while becoming the undisputed world leader in the 100-140 feet, steel/aluminium explorer vessels’ segment.

CdM has diversified its offer and alongside the Darwin Class models, the Mg range and the Flexplorer line, new revolutionary series, have been introduced. Following precise requests from experienced Owners, CdM is also building a few one-off explorer vessels from 39 to 43 metres (370 to 499 GRT).

Premium Partner: Triton Submarines

Triton Submarines are world-leaders in the design, engineering and production of luxury submersibles. Triton’s intuitive and efficient designs have set the industry benchmark for operability and performance, and clients are provided with unrivaled after-sales services, operational training and technical support.

With a heritage steeped in ground-breaking achievements, the latest being the design and build of the world's first submersible with class certification to dive, repeatedly, to full ocean depth, 11,000m; Triton is currently also the only company in the world able to offer single-sphere, 500-meter capable, acrylic hulled submersibles large enough for seven passengers.

Following a year of record-breaking dives to the deepest point of each of the five oceans as part of the Five Deeps Expedition, the Triton 36000/2 Full Ocean Depth submersible has proven, once again, how Triton’s simple and elegant designs push the limits of what is possible in terms of subsea exploration. For the first time in human history, we can dive to any part of the world’s oceans, and experience with our own eyes the true wonders and mysteries of the ultra-deep.

With over 400 years of collective experience, the Triton Team form the most knowledgeable pool of civil submersible expertise on the planet, wholly committed to producing the best, most reliable deep-diving submersibles in the world. From Antarctica to the Tropics, for superyacht owners, researchers, and luxury cruise-ships alike, there is only one way to explore the ocean.

Experience Triton.

Premium Partner: EYOS Expeditions

EYOS Expeditions pioneered the expedition yachting industry over a decade ago. Formed as an assemblage of widely respected experts with extensive first-hand knowledge across the full spectrum of specialties and geographies, EYOS has provided unmatched support to private clients, companies of all sizes, conservation organizations, scientists and governments.

Over the years, EYOS has redefined what is possible for yacht owners and charterers, whether pioneering fly in/out yacht expeditions of the Antarctic Peninsula, leading minimal impact helicopter assisted ski touring of the southern continent, or offering the first commercial dives to the Mariana Trench.

Expeditions led by EYOS have set numerous records navigating further south than any other vessel, diving to the five deepest points of our planet’s oceans, discovering dozens of new species's, and conquering the Northwest Passage in the largest vessel yet to make the transit.

By partnering with Damen Yachting in the development of SeaXplorer, EYOS distilled its wealth of real-world experience both above and below the water into a superyacht of unmatched capability.

With its unrivaled global reach, expertise and track record, EYOS continues to be the unvarying choice for those seeking the ultimate expedition experience.

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