10th-13rd of May 2012. The touristic harbour of Fano hosts for the eighth time in a row this event, offering 80,000 square meters of exhibition space. The Fano Yacht Festival is undoubtedly the most important sailing event on the Adriatic coast, where national and international leaders of this business meet. Visitors are provided with sport events, conventions, workshops, events and previews. There are 150 exhibitors and 150 boats and sea trials, one of the strengths of the event. The exhibition will offer an overview of the entire marine industry: powerboats, sailboats, jet skis, scuba diving, charter and nautical tourism, construction, repair and restoration of boats, electronics, navigation and communication systems, raw materials and semifinished goods, equipment, production and sale of furniture, free profession, nautical clothing, financial services and insurance, marine services, press and media, marinas and ports, federations and associations, institutions. Several new products launched like, for example, the new range of luxury Yacht Pershing.
Thursday, May 10th
-Inauguration of the Fano Yacht Festival
-'New Routes for the future of sailing, sailing against stream'.
-The 'Economy of the sea and the prospects for implementation of the District of the Sea '
at 3.00 p.m.
'The ITS in Italy and the ITS course on sailing to Ancona Volterra-Elia '
J Club. 'On the shore of the sky' by Raffaella Calcagnini
Friday, May 11th
Charity Concert organized by the Italian Red Cross delegation of Fano
'Spring Concert' Wind Orchestra performs 'Fanum Fortunae'
Saturday, May 12th
'Ena Ecodesign for sale: A prototype to go through the future.' Moderated by Simone Branchetti from TG5. The skipper Cino Ricci will take part to this workshop.
From 3.00 p.m. to 5.00 p.m.
Radio controlled Demonstration regatta open class. Edited by Lega Navale di Pesaro.
At 5.00 p.m.
Presentation of the Race 'THE RACE FUXIA'
At 7.00 p.m.
J Club. Tailoring Fiorella presents 'Walking on the harbor, the dress fit for a woman'
'Sailing with Mom and Dad': Mini sailing course dedicated to old seadog and sailors-to-be.