Maldives Marine Expo to take place in September
Liveaboard Association of Maldives (LAM) is to hold its official exhibition, the Maldives Marine Expo in September.
In an announcement, leading local event management company Blak Pvt Ltd, which has been appointed to organise and manage the expo, said this year’s edition will take from September 9-11 in Male.
Held annually since 2013, Maldives Marine Expo is a platform for local boating industry professionals to meet and connect with their peers from around the world. It provides boat owners as well as suppliers to explore new business opportunities and partnerships, and collaborate with organisations that represent the boating industries of other countries.
Exhibitors include a wide range of businesses, including trade representatives, marine equipment suppliers and service providers. It also extends to resort developers and real estate agents as well as companies that provide telecommunication services, technology solutions, banking, financing and insurance services.
Over 32 exhibitors, including suppliers from China, Egypt, India, Russia, Sri Lanka, UAE and the US attended last year’s expo, which was held in the satellite town of Hulhumale.
Founded in 2007, LAM represents liveaboards operating in the Maldives and helps them expand their businesses through lobbying and promotional efforts.