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WORLD NEWS Later dates for IWMC Dubai UAE: Due to the uncertainties and challenges posed by the COVID-19 pandemic, the International Council of Marine Industries Association (ICOMIA) and P&O Marinas have agreed to postpone the next ICOMIA World Marinas Conference (IWMC) to October 2021. The 2021 event will have the highest levels of safety standards in place and will adopt the original (2020) main theme of “marinas empowering tourism and economies”. It will focus on planned topics such as regulatory frameworks and barriers, best investment practices, changing the public perception of a marina, new technology, as well as climate change and environmental sustainability. Considering the worldwide AMI Expo – Entries invited for 2020 MEDA GLOBAL: PIANC’s Recreational Navigation Commission (Rec-Com) and ICOMIA’s International Marinas Group (IMG) invite owners, operators and designers to submit marina project entries for the 2020 Marina Excellence Design Jack Nichol Award (MEDA). The award, which is the most prestigious international accolade to recognise excellence in design of marinas and recreational navigation infrastructure, is administered by PIANC RecCom. Eligible marinas must have been built or rebuilt within the last 15 years implications posed by COVID-19 on human life, speakers and attendees will have the opportunity to broaden topics and discussions to include the impact the pandemic has had on the nautical sector. ICOMIA and P&O are currently working on the possibility of also hosting an online event at the end of this year. More information will be available in coming weeks. call for proposals USA: The Association of Marina Industries (AMI) is inviting suggestions for breakout and workshop topics relevant to the operations and management of marinas and yards for the next AMI Conference & Expo (formerly IMBC). The event is scheduled for 2nd-4th February 2021 in Daytona Beach, Florida. The deadline for proposals is 1st July 2020. “The health and safety of our attendees, exhibitors, partners and team are top priority,” says AMI chair, Chris Petty. “With that in mind, we fully expect the AMI Conference & Expo to occur, despite current conditions related to the COVID-19 crisis. We are taking safety precautions for all AMI events and we continue to position ourselves to pivot as this unpredictable pandemic unfolds.” and have been operational for at least two years. Functionality, aesthetics and environmental sustainability all play a part in the evaluation criteria. The submission deadline is 3rd October 2020. For further information, e:reccom@ or - May/June 2020 9 Innovative. Durable. Low- Maintenance. EXPERT DOCK BUILDER AND MARINE CONTRACTOR 800-733-5679

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