2020 Press Event Schedule

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WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 12
 
4:30p.m.
 
Bayliner
Booth A235
Join the Bayliner team at the reveal of the all new Trophy series – an opportunity to view Bayliner’s new center console lineup firsthand and hear from brand leadership.
 
5:30p.m.
 
Mercury Marine
Rusty Pelican, 3201 Rickenbacker Causeway, Key Biscayne
Mercury president Chris Drees will provide an update on Mercury's strategy for 2020 and what to expect from the company in Miami.
 
THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 13
 
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7:30a.m.-9:30a.m.
 
Boating Writers International & Marine Marketers of America
Pier 4 Lounge
Annual meeting, presentation of BWI's Writing Awards and MMA's Neptune Marketing Awards
 
9:30a.m.
 
Regulator
Slips 428-440
Regulator Marine President Joan Maxwell will host the debut of the new regulator 24XO and unveil the 26XO with new Yamaha XF425 engine. See and tour the latest XO series updates and the entire fleet!
 
10:00a.m.
 
NauticStar/MasterCraft
Booth A 135
NauticStar will unveil the newest addition to its popular Hybrid Series at its press event on Thursday, February 13, at 10 AM at booth #A135. NauticStar Hybrid boats combine high-end design with affordability, and hulls designed for handling rugged waters. Most enticing, however, is the new model’s extremely modest price point. The boat will be available with trailer included at under $30,000.
 
10:00a.m.
 
True North
Slip 800
Debut of the True North 34 OE
 
10:30a.m.
 
Scout Boats
Slip 450
Scout President/Founder/CEO Steve Potts will debut 4 exciting new models, as well as provide a status update on Scout’s future plans.
 
11:00a.m.
 
Pursuit Boats
Pier 5, Slips 520-540
Pursuit Boats will be debuting the all new S 378 - the newest addition to its innovative Sport family - as well as talking about the next Sport in the lineup that is arriving in Spring.
 
11:00a.m.
 
West Marine
Booth C448
PANEL: “How can we get more women outdoors and on the water?” Moderated by Stephanie Vatalaro, RBFF SVP of Marketing and Communications of RBFF, the panel will feature social media influencers within the outdoors, interested and active in fishing, boating, conservation and outdoor lifestyle.
 
Noon
 
Dometic/SeaStar
Slips 309, 311, 313
Press luncheon: Dometic and SeaStar Solutions will present news at the show followed by demos of their new products.
 
Noon
 
Mag Bay
Slips 782 & 782 A
Debut of the brand new Mag Bay 42 Express Sportfish
 
1:00p.m.
 
Invincible Boats
Slips 770-776
Invincible will be unveiling a new model as well as its 2020 strategy and beyond with CEO John Dorton.
 
2:00p.m.
 
YANMAR
Booth F200
Launch of New Engines: YANMAR invites the press to join them at any time during a special hour-long ‘open house’ event to learn more about the latest models.
 
2:00p.m.
 
OneUP
Booth E105
Official presentation of OneUP device, the most innovative life-preserver in the market. Creating the first aquatic rescue network.
 
2:30p.m.
 
Nautique + Ingenity
Booth B 101
Nautique and Ingenity will debut a 100% electric Super Air Nautique GS22E featuring the most energy-dense battery for towed watersports use. Stop by to learn more about Nautique and Ingenity’s partnership on this groundbreaking drive system.
 
3:00p.m.
 
Boston Whaler
Booth A115
Boston Whaler will debut several new models to the show and provide the media with a brand update.
 
3:00p.m.
 
West Marine
Booth C448
PANEL: “How can we get more women outdoors and on the water?” Moderated by Stephanie Vatalaro, RBFF SVP of Marketing and Communications of RBFF, the panel will feature social media influencers within the outdoors, interested and active in fishing, boating, conservation and outdoor lifestyle.
 
4:00p.m.
 
AVIARA
Slips 828-830
A formal introduction of the all new AVIARA 40 in this World Premier Event. The fifth model of the new AVIARA Brands portfolio.
 
4:00-6:00p.m.
 
SOLACE Boats/Boating Magazine’s ‘Boat of the Year’
Slips 781, 781A
‘Boat of the Year’ ceremony & cocktail reception: Award at 4 PM, Cocktail Reception to Follow, honoring the SOLACE Boats 345
 
4:00-6:00p.m.
 
Sunreef Yachts
Slip 926
VIP meet-and-greet with Nobel Peace Prize laureate and former Polish president Lech Walesa. RSVP artur@sunreef-yachts.com.
 
5:00p.m.
 
Sea Ray Boats
Slips 700-726
Sea Ray President Steve Langlais will present the SLX-R 400e Outboard.  This boat was the centerpiece of Brunswick’s debut at CES 2020 and features the ground-breaking Fathom e-Power system and is propelled by triple Mercury® Racing 450R outboard engines.
FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 14
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7:30-9:30a.m.
 
NMMA – Innovation Breakfast
NEW LOCATION! Rusty Pelican, 3201 Rickenbacker Causeway, Key Biscayne
Features a host of industry awards’ presentations including the Innovation Awards, CSI Awards and Freedman Award
10:00a.m.
 
Cobia Boats
Booth A105
Debut of Cobia’s new 330 Dual Console presented by Charlie Johnson, Maverick Boat Group’s director of marketing
2:30p.m.
 
Hylas Yachts
Slip 933
World debut of the Hylas Yachts’ latest yacht H60 and presentation for media. Designers German Frers (exterior and naval architecture) and Antonio Romano from Hot Lab (interior) will attend the presentation to explain the yacht's features.
ONGOING
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Ongoing
 
Tower Paddle Boards
Booth #C358
Free raffle for a brand new eBike; winner will be selected at random after the show on February 17th
 
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