Second Experiential Yachting Forum programme revealed
Lurssen, Oceanco, Sunreef and Four Seasons Yachts are among speakers at the second Experiential Yachting Forum in Dubai Harbour.
Maria Alekseenko Magan, founder of Experiential Yachting
The second Experiential Yachting Forum will be held on March 2 and 3 at the Dubai International Boat Show (DIBS) conference facilities in Dubai Harbour. Both days start at 1.00pm with registration, networking and a light lunch start before a 2.30pm introduction by moderator Peter Economides, Maria Alekseenko Magan of Experiential Yachting and Riju George, Group Director, Exhibitions at DWTC, organiser of DIBS.
On March 2, ‘Multifunctional Superyachts’ (2.40pm) features Paris Baloumis (Oceanco), Francis Lapp (Sunreef Yachts Eco), Ahmed Youssef (Innovative Marine Ventures, Aqua Pod), Michael Breman (Lurssen) and Samuel Chamberlain (Four Seasons Yachts). Baloumis then hosts ‘Elevating Human Potential through Yachting – Presentation by Oceanco’ (3.00pm).
‘Experience Economy & Yachting – Presentation by Four Seasons Yachts’ (3.15pm) is followed by ‘Multifunctional and multipurpose urban mobile marine development – Presentation by Innovative Marine Ventures’ (3.30pm).
Lapp is again on stage for ‘Cleaner & Healthier Yachting – Presentation by Sunreef Yachts’ (3.45pm) and is followed by ‘Introduction to Holistic Yachting’ with Alekseenko Magan, Prof. Philip B Schoettle, MD, PhD (Aera Health) and Max Schnyder (Aera Health).
Maritime lawyer Jessica Galea then hosts ‘What are the legal aspects for commercial operations of Multifunctional Superyachts – Presentation by Dingli & Dingli law firm’ (4.15pm) before closing remarks at 4.30pm.
On March 3, the welcome speech is followed by ‘Upgrading a yacht for a healthier lifestyle: Longevity, Preventive Health care, Integrated Healing, Rehabilitation programs at sea – Presentation by Aera Health’ (2.45pm).
Pierre Robert de Latour hosts ‘Cetosonotherapy – Immersive Experience – Therapeutic virtues of sounds produced by Orcas’ (3.10pm), followed by Jane Poynter discussing ‘Space Tourism & Yachting – Presentation by Space Perspective’ (3.20pm).
Alekseenko Magan, Julian Amengual and Claudia Batthyany present ‘Revealing the results from Neuroscientific experiment of the Meditation on the Jet Ski’ (3.40pm) followed by Maria Pampoukidi presenting ‘Inauguration of Aqua Face Yoga practice – longevity experience to include while cruising’ 3.55pm).
Jeroen van den Hurk then hosts ‘Integrating technology for holistic cruising experiences; Multi-use spaces; Emotional spaces onboard – Presentation by VBH’ (4.10pm) before a closing speech by Alekseenko Magan, Economides and George.
The two-day event is sponsored by Oceanco, Four Seasons Yachts, Sunreef Yachts, Space Perspective and Islamic Coin, while partners include Dubai International Boat Show and Superyacht Life Foundation.