Everything you need to know about the Young Designer of the Year Award 2019


The Young Designer of the Year Award celebrates the original concepts of student and trainee designers from around the globe. This highly regarded award tasks young designers with a realistic client request to challenge their ideas, technical ability and aptitude for delivery. The brief is set to provide valuable and authentic insight into the reality of working as a designer within the superyacht industry.

Presented at the Boat International Design & Innovation Awards on the first day of the Superyacht Design Symposium, the winner of the Young Designer of the Year award is awarded with a gold Neptune trophy, cash prize and a three month paid internship with Oceanco. The coveted Neptune has quickly become a symbol of pride and distinction for the industry’s design professionals and provides the winner with the unique opportunity to receive critical acclaim in front of an international audience of superyacht owners, designers and industry leaders, and network among the most influential players in the yachting industry.

To register your interest for the Young Designer of the Year 2020, email lucy.boorman@boatinternationalmedia.com

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