Middle East

Hotel TBC, Dubai, UAE
27th February, 2024
Topic : TBC

The annual conference launches each edition of DIBS by gathering more than 100+ global leaders from across the industry for passionate discussion and lively debate on innovation, regulation, sustainability and the future of the seas.

Our Speakers

Hear the voices that echo the success of DIBS and enjoy first-hand accounts from exhibitors, enthusiasts, and attendees who share their experiences from the biggest and best boat show in the MENA region.
John Bush
Owner and Co-Founder of Sunseeker Gulf and Bush & Noble
Bogdan Borascu
Marketing Director, Ocean 360
John W.R. Paul
General Manager, Exalto Emirates
David Good
Jimmy Grewal
Executive Director at Elcome


Focus: Costal developments and an influx of tourism destinations add competition to the global drive to attract yacht owners

Moderator: Samuel Burke, Managing Editor & Senior Host, Real Vision
Panelists: Luc Khaldoun, Chief of Staff & Director of New Projects, Cruise Saudi Capt. Saif Al Mheiri, MD, Abu Dhabi Maritime & Abu Dhabi Ports Authority
Abdulla Habtoor – Chief Portfolio Officer, SHAMAL/ Dubai Harbour
Graham Hallet – Development Director, Marjan