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Superyacht Design Festival 2022: The social programme

1 June 2022

Taking place in Milan from June 22-24, the Superyacht Design Festival isn’t just a chance to celebrate the world of design, it's a rare opportunity for those in the superyacht and luxury industries to get together. That's why, a ticket to the Superyacht Design Festival comes with access to its social calendar, where specially-curated events will take place for festival guests across the city.

If you have a ticket to the Superyacht Design Festival, be sure to not miss these social events.

BOAT Design & Innovation Awards

Wednesday 22 June, The Mall

On the opening evening, the winners of the 2022 BOAT International Design & Innovation Awards will be announced. With over 50 finalists in the running for one of the 15 awards, the BOAT International Design & Innovation Awards acknowledge the frontrunners in naval architecture, styling, design and technology, innovation, engineering and sustainability. The celebrations will continue at the COVA Courtyard and leading design studio Promemoria's showroom in Milan. 

Read More/Finalists of the Design and Innovation Awards 2022 revealed

Celebratory cocktail

The Promemoria Showroom, Milan

Wednesday 22 June, COVA Courtyard

The BOAT International Design & Innovation Awards ceremony will be followed by a celebratory cocktail at the COVA Courtyard in partnership with Promemoria. In a beautiful courtyard setting in the heart of Milan's fashion district, guests will be able to enjoy networking, canapés and drinks with live music. 

Especially for the occasion, the high-end Italian furniture company Promemoria's nearby showroom will be open for guests. Here, the studio's design work for private residences, shops, restaurants, offices, yachts and luxury hotels around the world will be on show just a few steps away from the COVA Courtyard.

Festival social

The Visionnaire Design Gallery, Milan

Thursday 23 June, Visionnaire Design Gallery

The Festival Social will be held at the prestigious Italian interior design studio Visionnaire’s very own flagship store. The Visionnaire Design Gallery showcases one-of-a-kind designs and collections that are all tailored to suit its client with a distinctive style. In the Gallery, guests will be able to mingle and relax in the luxurious showrooms while being served canapés and drinks with entertainment from a live DJ.

Cultural programme

Part of the cultural programme during the World Superyacht Awards 2022

Friday 24 June

As with all large-scale BOAT International event, a cultural programme is organised for attendees to get to know the hosting city as well as fellow guests. Check back here for more details about the Superyacht Design Festival's upcoming programme.