The 9th Qingdao Boat Show will be held at the Qingdao Olympic Sailing Center from May 27 to 29, 2011. The annual event has grown in importance as Qingdao develops its maritime recreation industry and lives up to the moniker Sailing City.
When: May 27 – 29
Location: Olympic Sailing Center / 奥帆中心
More info from China Daily
The 9th Qingdao Boat Show will exhibit boat and technical equipment, aquatic sports facilities and equipment, aquatic sports and recreational facilities and equipment, yacht dock equipment and supporting facilities, as well as clubs and service organizations. Other events will also be held during the period, including a special promotion for world class yachts, business conferences on boat technology, a purchasing ceremony for boats, yacht club management symposiums between China and other countries, a conference on Chinese travel boats, a boat designing competition, a boat industry recruitment fair and trial sailing sessions for visitors. Last year alone the show attracted more than 126 companies from 18 countries, with a total of more than 300 boats on show. It has drawn a lot of world attention to the potential of Qingdao’s aquatic industries and the post-Olympic economy.
Xie Chuanjiao and Dai Yan (China Daily Qingdao Bureau)
China (Qingdao) International Boat Show