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International Superyacht Society announces 2013 seminar topics

by ISS on 7 Apr 2013
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The International Superyacht Society (ISS) today announces its seminar topics for YachtInfo at Antibes Yacht Show 2013.

The event is being held on the 19th April from 09:00 – 17:30 and features six separate seminars lasting an hour each, with a light breakfast being served at 08:45, and coffee breaks between each session.

Session One 9:00 - 10:00

VSAT 101 - 'Think there’s no bandwidth on-board? You may be surprised to learn...'

Session Two 10:30 - 11:30

Ethics - 'Ethics? In the Superyacht industry? You’re kidding.'

Session Three 12:00 - 13:00

French Tax - 'Sunshine, fine wine, beautiful people and French taxmen.'

Session Four 13:30 - 14:30

MLC - 'MLC unplugged. Now it’s ratified, what they haven’t told you.'

Session Five 15:00 - 16:00

Superyachts VS Helicopters - 'Bought yacht - want helo to land on yacht. Who says you can? Paid the VAT? Touch-and-go fairy tales and btw, will your insurance cover the fire...'

Session Six 16:30 - 17:30

A Future after Yachting? - 'Blissful retirement: new career or flipping burgers?'

YachtInfo-Antibes is sponsored by MTN Satellite Communications

Attendees are encouraged to register for the seminars by contacting Vanessa Stuart, ISS Administrator, info@superyachtsociety.org, +1 954 525 6625, or by visiting the website www.superyachtsociety.org.
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