INTERNAUTICA is the most important Adriatic International Boat Show, dedicated to promote the Marine lifestyle, Boating and supporting the environment ecological awareness among the general public.
During last 22 years, INTERNAUTICA established itself as an internationally recognised brand, offering global and local overview of the nautical market and simultaneously provide all exhibitors the best environment possible for exhibiting their products and services. The 2017 annual Boat Show edition will take place from May 4th till 7th, 2017 at the well-known and pleasant exhibition site of Marina Portoroz in the coast of Slovenia.
Adriatic Boat of the Year Award selection, produced by Internautica Boat Show, More Magazine from Croatia, Yachts Croatia, Navtika Plus Magazine from Slovenia, Barche Magazine from Italy and Nauticki Magazin from Serbia and Monte Negro, will be organized for the fifth year in a row and according to the international jury of experts, best and most innovative boats and maritime projects aditionally reflecting the spirit of the Adriatic Aquatorium will be awarded.
Adriatic Boat of the Year 2017 selection includes all boats and Yachts manufactured and presented in the Adriatic region in a period from January, 1st 2016 till April, 30th 2017.
Categories for award nominations are following:
1. CRUISER UP TO 40 FEET
2. CRUISER OVER 41 UP TO 60 FEET
3. PERFORMANCE UP TO 40 FEET
4. PERFORMANCE OVER 41 UP TO 60 FEET
5. SAILBOAT OVER 60 FEET
2. SPORT MOTORBOAT UP TO 20 FEET
3. SPORT MOTORBOAT OVER 21 UP TO 40 FEET
4. MOTOR YACHT UP TO 40 FEET
5. MOTOR YACHT OVER 41 UP TO 50 FEET
6. MOTOR YACHT FROM 51 TO 60 FEET
7. MOTOR YACHT OVER 61 FEET
ADRIATIC PRODUCT OF THE YEAR – motorboat or sailing boat manufactured in the Adriatic region
(Cro, It, Mn, Si, Srb)
ADRIATIC NAUTICAL PROJECT OF THE YEAR innovations, new technologies, ecology etc.
AWARD IN ENVIRONMENTAL AWARENESS – to recognize outstanding contributions made toward the protection, conservation, and improvement of Adriatic’s natural resources.
Scoring system: from 1 point to 10 points; every jury member can assign a boat the appropriate number of points, thus it is not necessary that the best in the category receives 10 points. The highest number of points equals 1st place etc. In case two or more boats from the same category share the same number of points, the jury will conduct a parallel scoring among nominees with the same score from the first round of voting.
JURY OF EXPERTS 2016
International Boat Show INTERNAUTICA is a member of the prestigious International Federation of Boat Show Organizers (IFBSO). IFBSO was founded in 1964 to help the development of boat shows and marine trade exhibitions worldwide. Today all member shows comply with the IFBSO Code of Excellence, ensuring that they meet the highest expectations of exhibitors and visitors. The IFBSO membership is open only to established, professionally organized events of international stature: whether for exhibitors or visitors. The IFBSO logo is a guarantee for a well-run, cost-effective boat show.