ISS News

ISS Announces YachtInfo FLIBS Schedule and Overview - Two Half-Day Sessions to Meet the Needs of Busy Constituents 10/21/2014

The International Superyacht Society (ISS) is pleased to announce its educational program, YachtInfo, will be held during the Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show on two consecutive days in order to meet the needs of a busy professional constituency. FLIBS YachtInfo is the first of this season’s global series which now include the Antibes Yacht Show and the Singapore Yacht Show. YachtInfo is a long running collaborative project involving ISS, leading superyacht brands and associations and is designed to unearth and share knowledge from within our own industry on current topics of interest.

Clik on link for more details

21 October 2014 ISS Announces YachtInfo FLIBS Schedule and Overview (3).pdf
ISS Announces Topic for Annual Breakfast Presentation - Generation Z: The World's Got Talent 10/20/2014

The International Superyacht Society (ISS) is pleased to announce Generation Z: The World’s Got Talent, its featured presentation topic for the Society’s Annual Membership Meeting & Breakfast on Wednesday 29 October 2014 from 8:00-10:00 am in the Grande View Room at the Bahia Mar, Fort Lauderdale, Florida.

Click the links below for full press release and photos

20 October 2014 ISS Announces Topic for Annual Membership Breakfast UPDATE.pdf
Diane M Byrne, MegayachtNews.com.jpg
Marnix Bouwhuis and Bart J Hoekstra, Vripack.jpg
Toby Allies, Pendennis.jpg
Tahiti Tourisme Joins ISS as Platinum Sponsor of its Annual Gala 10/17/2014

The International Superyacht Society (ISS) is pleased to announce Tahiti Tourisme as a Platinum Sponsor of its 24th Annual International Design Awards Gala, this year on Wednesday, 29 October 2014 from 6:30 P.M. newly at the Broward Center for the Performing Arts, Fort Lauderdale. The theme celebrates Tahitian Flair!.

Click link to read more about Tahiti 16 October 2014 Tahiti Tourisme Joins ISS as Platinum Sponsor of its Annual Gala.pdf

Gala Invite to the 2014 International Superyacht Society Awards for Design & Leadership 10/13/2014

2014 International Superyacht Society
Awards for Design & Leadership
Wednesday 29 October 2014 @ 6:30 pm
The Broward Center for the Performing Arts
201 SW 5th Ave., Fort Lauderdale, Florida

To purchase tickets click on invite link below

ISS_Gala_Invite.pdf
ISS_Gala_Invite_Ticket Request Form Writable.pdf
ISS Announces 2014 Design Awards Finalists 10/6/2014

ISS (International Superyacht Society) today releases its lists of finalists for the 2014 International Design Awards. For 24 years, ISS’s Design Awards—based entirely on peer review—has celebrated the very finest naval architecture, design, interiors, engineering and builds the large yacht industry presents annually. Click on the links below to see PR and Finalists

3 October 2014 ISS Announces

2014 ISS Best Power Finalists 24m-40m 40m-65m.pdf

2014 ISS Best Power Finalists 65m+.pdf

2014 ISS Best Sail 24m-40m 40m+.pdf

2014 ISS Best Refit Finalists.pdf

Annual ISS U.K. Regatta Raises £2500 for Sail 4 Cancer - Race Results also Announced 7/3/2014

Thirteen boats sailed in the Annual ISS U.K. Regatta aboard Fairview Beneteau 37s, held this year from 27-29 June 2014 in the waters of the Solent, U.K. Festivities included a Friday Evening Curry with 95 people attending, 115 attending the Saturday BBQ at the Island Sailing Club in Cowes IOW and, most important to all, raising £2500 for multi-year charitable designee, Sail 4 Cancer.

Click link for full Press Release 3 July 2014 Annual ISS U K Regatta Raises 2500 for Sail 4 Cancer.pdf

Photos of event 

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2014 ISS UK Regatta, The Trophy.jpg
2014 ISS UK Regatta, The Winners, Team BMT 1.jpg
ISS Seeks 2014 Nominations for Yachts & Awards of Distinction 5/21/2014

ISS Seeks 2014 Nominations for Yachts & Awards of Distinction - Awards Presented at Annual Gala during the Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show The International Superyacht Society (ISS) announces today that nominations for its 24th Annual Awards for Design and Leadership are now underway.

Click link to view full Press Release 21 May 2014 ISS Seeks 2014 Nominations for Yachts Awards of Distinction (3).pdf

Click Link for 2014 Nominatins Form 2014 ISS Awards of Distinction Nomination Form.pdf

2014 YachtInfo Antibes 4/23/2014
Antibes Yacht Show Friday April 25, 2014 from 10:30 - 17:30 go to Education to see full list of seminars
ISS Superyacht Industry Summer Regatta 2014 3/18/2014

ISS Superyacht Industry Summer Regatta 2014 Back again after a successful re-launch in the Solent last June. Companies from near and not so near will compete in Fairview Beneteau 37’s sailing yachts over two days with a social programme designed to encourage the non-sailors to join in as well.

To see the full Itinerary "Click Here"

For location and cost of Yacht Rental "Click Here"

Ken Hickling talks about the work the Society is doing 1/10/2014

Ken Hickling, the president of the ISS and other board members talk about the work the society is doing and why being a member (whether a captain, crew or business), makes so much sense if you work within the superyacht industry. Read OnboardOnline.com article by following the link below.

 www.onboardonline.com/articles/yachting-associations-2/international-superyacht-society-staying-relevant-in-a-changing-industry/