INTERNATIONAL SUPERYACHT SOCIETY BENEFITS

Consider membership in the International Superyacht Society

The International Superyacht Society (ISS) was founded as a not-for-profit trade organization in 1989 and is the only international group whose sole purpose is to enable growth through best practices and sustainable excellence in the large luxury yacht industry worldwide.

  • Senior management of more than 80% of the superyacht industry’s major companies now participates in the Society.
  • Membership enables the Society to be more effective in achieving industry-wide excellence.
  • With appreciation to ISS members, we are now able to lift the Industry to ever higher standards.
    • Your perspectives are important in the Society’s ability to influence professionals, Flag-states and regulation groups through ISS initiatives.
    • With support, ISS creates and endorses important educational programs, major awards, and other activities that promote high professional achievement and outreach to yachting enthusiasts.
    • Membership enhances professional position which in turn enhances the industry.

ISS’s membership year starts from the date joined. We welcome new and returning members at any time.

SUPPORTING MEMBERSHIP ($1500)

ISS Supporting Membership is the most visible category the Society offers. Supporting Membership includes the tagline "Steward of the Superyacht Industry": includes prominent visibility at all ISS events and brand positioning amongst the most distinguished companies in the marketplace.

  • Supporting Membership includes full membership privileges for your company’s employees for the twelve month duration of your Supporting Membership
  • Full voting rights and right to seek a seat on the Board of Directors
  • Discount on up to ten gala tickets or discount on gala printed program advertisement
  • Top listing on ISS’s website

CORPORATE MEMBERSHIP ($1,000)

ISS’s growth membership category due in large measure to the stature of being an ISS Corporate Member. Corporate Identification Statements (CIS), logos and links appear on the ISS site.

  • Corporate Membership includes a title member and full membership privileges for your company’s employees for the twelve month duration of your Corporate Membership
  • Full voting rights and right to seek a seat on the Board of Directors
  • Discount on up to five gala tickets or discount on gala printed program advertisement
  • Premier positioning on ISS website

PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIP ($300)

  • Full voting rights and right to seek a seat on the Board of Directors
  • Discount on up to two gala tickets

INDIVIDUAL MEMBERSHIP ($200)

  • Full voting rights and right to seek a seat on the Board of Directors
  • Discount on one gala ticket

Benefits for All ISS Memberships


  • Eligibility to run for and/or vote for appointment to ISS Board of Directors, advisory boards and committees
  • Relationship building and sponsorship opportunities to stay connected with leading professionals and fellow industry peers
  • Contributing to the direction of the Society
  • Contributing to the direction of the global large yacht industry
  • Voting privileges for yacht design excellence in the annual ISS Design Awards
  • Nominating individuals/companies for the ISS Awards of Distinction
  • Rights to use Society membership category logo

Participation heightens your professional credentials by the important work the Society achieves.

Your membership is key to our industry’s sustainability. Sign up today.