The Balearic Yacht Show will bring together more than 50 professionals to discuss the future of the nautical industry

The Balearic Yacht Show, the leading hybrid event in the Mediterranean yachting sector, which will unite thousands of professionals from around the world from 3 to 6 June, announces its conference programme, now available at

The second edition of the Balearic Yacht Show, which will take place from the 3 to 6 June 2021, coinciding and collaborating with the sector’s trade fair, the Palma International Boat Show, will bring together around fifty professionals from the nautical sector who will offer their experience and vision on the latest developments in the sector and show where the nautical sector is heading in the Mediterranean.

Four days of conferences and round tables open to all those attending the fair, subject to free registration on the BYS website. The programme is now available and can be consulted at

In this second edition of the BYS, conferences will be given by personalities from the sector such as Martin Redmayne or Ralph Dazert, among others, who are involved in practically all areas, from the financial part to the destination services. Below is a selection of the international agenda, by theme:

Nautical industry

These events stand out for their coverage of the variety of services offered in the Balearic Islands for shipowners, industry professionals and captains. A wide range of qualified marine experts will discuss the current situation of the nautical industry:

  • 3 June, midday Why Refit in the Balearic Islands?
  • 3 June, 4 p.m International taxes and legal issues in the Balearic Islands.

Balearic Islands, nautical destination

The Balearic Islands and the Mediterranean as a whole offer a complete nautical experience for visitors and professionals in the sector. The Balearic Islands are one of the world’s leading nautical destinations. These events aim to assess what attracts thousands of yachts to the coasts of our islands and what they can enjoy on arrival in terms of leisure, services and port facilities. Below are some of the topics that will be discussed:

  • 3 June, 10 a.m The future of the Mediterranean: superyachts in 2030
  • 4 June, 2 p.m Cruises in the Balearic Islands
  • 4 June, 3 p.m Balearic Islands: a top nautical destination

Social Events

The nautical sector in the Balearic Islands also stands out for the life it generates around it, from social aspects on board the boats between the crew and captains, to the leisure activities that the destination ports offer. In order to liven up these days of the show, the Balearic Yacht Show is organising various networking events:

  • 3 June, 3 p.m Balearic Yacht Show Networking Lunch or 4 June, 4 p.m Captains and club managers.


We are committed to the values that the nautical sector represents and aim to incorporate them in all our practices, organising different virtual meetings with professionals and companies in the sector that do their best to be more sustainable and promote greater environmental awareness.

  • 3 June, 11 a.m CSR in the nautical sector, event sponsored by BWA

All interested parties can now register for BYS to participate in the conferences, visit the virtual exhibitors, arrange meetings with companies of interest and broaden their range of contacts with leading industry professionals. The Balearic Yacht Show is available online for international visitors without the need for them to travel.

[:en]The schedule has been released for the conferences, networking events and round-table discussions for the Balearic Yacht Show on the 3rd, 4th, 5th and 6th of June 2021 and it is packed with fascinating events for everyone attending the show.

These virtual events are available to anyone that has registered for the event and take place across the four days of the show. There are some really exciting conferences coming up from renowned speakers such as Martin Redmayne, Ralph Dazert and more industry professionals, covering everything from finance to destination services. See below for a selection of our international events.

Industry Events

These events highlight the extensive services that are on offer in the Balearic Islands for yacht owners, industry professionals and captains. A selection of qualified marine experts will discuss, in detail, many topics that are important to the yachting industry including:

  • Why Refit in the Balearics? June 3rd – 12.00 CET
  • Palma International Tax & Legal AffairsJune 3rd – 16.00 CET

Destination Events

As one of the leading yachting destinations in the world, the Balearic Islands, and the Mediterranean as a whole, offer a well-rounded experience for visitors, professionals and captains. These events aim to help people understand what it is that draws thousands of yachts to the shores of these islands and what is available to them upon arrival in terms of leisure, services and port facilities. Some of the topics covered include:

  • The Future of the Mediterranean – Superyachts in 2030. June 3rd – 10.00 CET
  • Cruising in the Balearics June 4th – 14.00 CET
  • The Balearics: A Top Yachting Destination June 4th – 15.00 CET

Social Events

The yachting industry is renowned for the social aspect of life onboard between yacht industry professionals as well as crew and captains and after a short walk around Palma it is easy to spot groups of yachties chatting and swapping stories. The Balearic Yacht Show wants to ensure that nobody misses out on these social events so a selection of networking events have been organised online including:

  • Balearic Yacht Show Networking LunchJune 3rd – 15.00 CET
  • Captains & Managers in the PubJune 4th – 16.00 CET

Sustainability Events

In an effort to look after the local community, the ocean and stay in line with industry-expected environmental practices, marine professionals are working hard to be more sustainable in the materials they use, the companies they work with and their attitude to waste. This will all be highlighted in the event:

  • CSR in the Marine Industry, sponsored by BWA yachtingJune 3rd – 11.00 CET

Other than these interesting events and networking opportunities, this year’s edition will be a little bit different, as the Balearic Yacht Show will be joining forces with Palma International Boat Show to create a full experience both online and off. Visitors can login to the live stream of the boat show and virtually participate in the show from anywhere in the world.

Visitors can register now to participate in conferences and workshops with internationally renowned speakers, visit virtual exhibitors and communicate with them at their stands, and network with the leading professionals in the industry. For more information and to register visit