AIMEX, the Australian International Marine Export Group, has confirmed the list of speakers for the 2015 Australian Superyacht & Marine Export Industry Conference (ASMEX) in Sanctuary Cove, Queensland.
The two-day event, which runs from 19th to 20th May at the InterContinental Resort, is said to be the only conference in Australia that brings the marine export, superyacht and commercial marine industries together.
The key speakers confirmed are:
Martin Redmayne – chairman, The Superyacht Report
Captain Fabien Roche – executive VP and COO of Sunrise Yachts, Turkey
Andy Treadwell – managing director of the Singapore Yacht Show
Marnix Hoekstra – creative director, Vripack
Paris Baloumis – group marketing manager, Oceanco
Wally Castro – founder, Wally Castro
Alice Huisman – managing director, Royal Huisman
Ben Giles – trade commissioner, Austrade (Bangkok, Thailand)
Peter Busfield – CEO, NZ Marine
John McCurdy – managing director (UK), Pantaenius
Mark Stothard – director, Echo Yachts & Adventure Photographer, True North
Steve Fisher, Rivergate Marina & Shipyard and Peter Luke, Superyacht Solutions
Steve Sammes – general manager, Gold Coast City Marina & Shipyard
Mick Kinley – CEO, Australian Marine Safety Authority (AMSA)
The theme of ASMEX 2015 will focus on managing globalisation in the Australian marine export, superyacht and commercial marine industries to drive business growth.