The First International Superyacht Coatings Conference (ISCC) is to be held at the Grimaldi Forum in Monaco from December 9-10, 2009 and will address the challenges posed by environmental laws to the manufacture and application of marine coatings.

More than 150 international superyacht industry professionals, coatings industry experts and legislators will meet for two days of discussion.

The conference is aimed at senior members of the marine industry, product manufacturers and applicators, superyacht new-build and refit yards, surveyors, project managers, superyacht captains, industry regulators and international specialist media.

The programme will include presentations, interactive panel sessions, social functions and networking opportunities.

Organised by the Informa Yacht Group, the ISCC is in association with ICOMIA and will run alongside the World Yacht Racing Forum and the Yacht Racing Design & Technology Symposium.