A Designer & Naval Architect’s Planning Guide to IBEX

IBEX is packed with cool new events, products, services, and materials for you and your team. We’ll be hosting a Special IBEX Panel of top designers and a Night of Boat Design Concepts, see below for more information. And we’ll of course have hundreds of exhibitors with thousands of new products this year  – visit the 2018 Exhibitor List and be sure to enter relevant keywords for quick searching.

650+ Total Exhibits

Our exhibits are packed with new products and solutions for you. The 2018 Exhibit Hall floor plans will show you all that IBEX offers:

  • 3 Exhibit Halls
  • Composites Pavilion
  • Compliance, Standards, and Education Pavilion
  • International Pavilions
  • Outdoor Displays & Demos
  • IBEX Docks

Networking & Education

  • Sparks! And Inspirational Night of Boat Design Concepts, Powered by Pecha Kucha
  • IBEX Special Seminar: Designing for Speed with panelists Nigel Irens, Michael Peters, Pete Melvin, Michael Reardon, and Donald Blount
  • Electronics Pavilion Connected by NMEA
  • The Latest Industry Regulations in the Compliance, Standards & Education Pavilion
  • Opening Night Party

See the full line-up of networking events here. 


Training for Designers, Naval Architects, & Engineers

IBEX Super Sessions are full-day, comprehensive training the day before IBEX opens, Monday, October 1. Full schedule available here.

  • SNAME will offer its Modern Scantlings (Structure): Calculations, Standards, Details, Materials

The IBEX Seminar Series on Tuesday–Thursday, October 2–4, offers specialized tracks with relevant industry topics for everyone at your company.

  • Design & Engineering
  • Onboard Systems
  • Marine Electrical Systems
  • Composite Materials & Methods

Review Seminar Packages and Pricing here. 

We look forward to welcoming you to IBEX in October! Register here.

Boat design

Coffee and Compliance Hour at IBEX

Boat Design at IBEX

Boat Design at IBEX