Speakers announced for YachtInfo AYS

YachtInfo Antibes Yacht Show (YI AYS) Steering Committee — comprised of Antibes Yacht Show, PYA, ISS and MYBA — today announces its 2012 Seminar Speakers. The 13 April 2012 event is being held from 1000-1700 with luncheon at 1230 and cocktails at 1700.

SESSION ONE 1000-1100/15

The Challenges of Charters, Sale and Purchase

Including: How crew can help with chartering and selling the yacht

Chair (and Speaker): Franc Jansen (YPI/MYBA)

Speaker: Matthew Fisher (CNI/MYBA)

Speaker: Sussie Kidd (CNI/MYBA)

SESSION TWO 1130-1230/45

Communication Triangle, Passenger Yacht Code (13/36 Code) Impact

Chair: Andrew Schofield (PYA)

Speaker: Scot Kennedy (Lloyd’s register)

SESSION THREE 1300-1400/15

When the Harbour Master Chains You to the Pier

Including: When the VAT Man comes knocking and Interpol wants to discuss your Money Laundering

Chair: Norma Trease (ISS)

Speaker: Chris Allix (Dominion Marine)

Speaker: Darrell Bell ( Ariadne Yacht Management)

Speaker: Adrian Jones (BlackStar)

SESSION FOUR 1430-1700

Regulatory Changes, Management Training

Including: Engineering, RYA Changes, Manila Amendments with Management Training Rollout, PYA and ICTC Update

Chair: Andrew Schofiled (PYA)

Speaker: Richard Falk (RYA)

Speaker: Joey Meen (PYA)

Speaker: Capt. Roger Towner (MCA)

Attendees email info@superyachtsociety.org to register.

Directions: Please visit http://www.antibesyachtshow.com The seminar tent is in the Bastion St. Jaume. Once at the entrance, get the latest map of show to locate the seminar tent.

The opportunity to support YI AYS is still available and includes Presenting and Contributing Sponsorships. Those interested in sponsorship should contact Amy Halsted at +1 540.784.4561 or seagourmet@toad.net as sponsorship is limited.