Monday, 30 March 2020 08:27

COVID-19 Resources

EBI is aiming to inform the recreational boating industry about the developments regarding the measures to tackle the COVID-19 outbreak at EU level, as well as its advocacy activities. All information is updated regularly (highlighted in green) and provided freely. EBI is fully available to support and all contact can be directed…
Last modified on Tuesday, 07 April 2020 08:25
The European Tourism Manifesto alliance, the voice of the European travel and tourism sector, has issued the following statement on the implementation of urgent measures to limit the COVID-19 outbreak’s impact on the sector. European Boating Industry is a co-signatory of the statement and member of the Tourism Manifesto Coalition.…
The European Commission released its flagship Industrial Strategy and SME Strategy yesterday. European Boating Industry (EBI) welcomes these and their potential to support the recreational boating industry in Europe to sustainably grow, create employment and further develop the sector’s global leadership and environmental transition. The European Commission presented its new…
The BlueGeneration project, of which EBI is a leading partner, recently launched its flagship job portal. Companies in the recreational boating industry and across the blue economy can now advertise open positions and training opportunities free of charge to thousands of young Europeans. The portal will be promoted to thousands…
Wednesday, 05 February 2020 15:32

Open position: Policy & Communications Trainee

European Boating Industry (EBI) represents the recreational boating industry at European level. It encompasses all related sectors, such as boatbuilding, equipment manufacturing, marinas and service providers. Our topics of interest cover Single Market, trade, tourism, industrial and environmental policy. EBI is an established stakeholder at EU level, defending and promoting…
The 2020 edition of the International Breakfast meeting, co-organised by boot Düsseldorf and European Boating Industry on 21 January focused on the topic of sustainable boating. The European Green Deal, which has the ambition to make Europe the first climate-neutral continent was at the centre of the discussions followed by…
European Boating Industry (EBI) met with Maja Markovčić Kostelac, Executive Director of the European Maritime Safety Agency (EMSA) and key leadership staff to discuss the agency’s new strategy, its new work on recreational boating and common priorities around environmental sustainability and maritime safety. The discussions centred on the new strategy…
European Boating Industry (EBI) partners with the UN Decade of Ocean Science for Sustainable Development, thus strengthening its action for environmental and economic sustainability and its commitment to the UN Sustainable Development Goals. As a partner to the high-level initiative the EBI leads the environmental engagement of the European recreational…
  Speakers have been announced for the 2020 edition of the International Breakfast Meeting (IBM) featuring the topic of sustainable boating. They include the European Commission, as well as innovators and entrepreneurs from the fields of hydrogen, digitalisation, electric and hybrid. IBM is organised by boot Düsseldorf, the world’s largest…
European Boating Industry (EBI), the voice of the recreational boating industry celebrated its 10-year anniversary in early November. Members of the European Parliament, the European Commission and leaders of the European recreational boating sector gathered in Brussels for high-level discussions, setting a vision for the next decade. Strengthening the EU’s…
4th INTERNATIONAL BREAKFAST MEETING Tuesday, 22 January 2019 Congress Centre Düsseldorf CCD EAST, room M From 9:00 to 10:30 boot Düsseldorf & European Boating Industry are pleased to invite you to their flag event IBM, under the theme: Charter boats – a booming business and its challenges      8:45-9:00…
boot Düsseldorf & European Boating Industryare pleased to invite you to their flag event IBM, under the theme:Charter boats – a booming business and its challenges   boot Düsseldorf and European Boating Industry are proud to announce that the fourth edition of their “International Breakfast Meeting” (IBM) will be held…
      boot Düsseldorf & European Boating Industry unveil theme for their flag event IBMCharter boats – a booming business and its challenges   boot Düsseldorf and European Boating Industry are proud to announce that the fourth edition of their “International Breakfast Meeting” (IBM) will be held at the…
Monday, 17 September 2018 06:44

esPRESSO GENOA - Friday, 21 September 2018

UCINA & European Boating Industry will tackle the issue of market surveillance at the 58th Genoa International Boat Show       Salone Nautico, UCINA Confindustria Nautica and European Boating Industry are proud to announce that the first edition of their “EsPRESSO GENOA” will be held at the 58th Genoa…
Friday, 15 June 2018 14:11

RCD 2013/53/EU Guidelines - June 2018

Guide to application of Directive 2013/53/EU on the harmonisation of the law of the Member States relating to recreational craft and personal watercraft The European Commission published the new application guide revised from June 2018, that was approved by the last Recreational Craft Directive Working Group meeting on 11 June.…
We’re extremely proud and happy to present the 3rd “International Breakfast Meeting”, with a brand new logo to celebrate the success of this event organised jointly by boot Dusseldorf and European Boating Industry. The event will be held on Tuesday, 23 January 2018 from 9:00 to 10:30 at the Congress…
Thursday, 07 December 2017 11:35

Digital Boat not abstract but a fact

On Tuesday, 5 December 2017 at the Paris Nautic we took for a 2-hour “Digital Boat Odyssey”. The third edition of the Nautic conference became a great opportunity to discuss the direction in which this "numerical" adventure is heading and the nautical role in it. This year event, organised jointly…
Wednesday, 25 October 2017 13:15

3rd Nautic conference to discuss digital change

The third edition of the joint event of European Boating Industry, the French Federation of Nautical Industries (FIN) and Nautic Festival, the “Digital Boat Odyssey” will take place on Tuesday, 5 December 2017 from 15:00 - 16:45 at Scene Nautic. The 2017 event will discuss two main aspects of the…
Friday, 13 October 2017 09:13

Tourism Manifesto available in 23 languages

European Boating Industry is happy to announce that the initiative strongly supported by our association and of which we have been a part, will now gain an even wider audience, as the "European Tourism Manifesto" has been translated to other European languages and is now available in 23 of them.…
Thursday, 15 June 2017 13:23

Wind & Water Gdynia 2017

This summer, boating industry might have gained a few more future recreational craft enthusiasts, thanks to the 12th edition of the largest such event in this part of Europe – the Wind and Water boat show in Gdynia - which took place from 27-30 July. Over ten thousand visitors who…