In 2021, we will take a closer look from different perspectives at various key topics in the watersports industry, also with regard to Covid-19. Expect exciting interviews with industry insiders from our new podcast series "reboot Talk". reboot your business - with boot Düsseldorf!
Topic in December: Watersports tourism in times of Corona
The watersports tourism sector has been hit pretty hard during the corona pandemic: Borders closed, lock- and shutdowns in multiple countries and cancelled flights – the tourism industry experienced immense restrictions in the last 1 ½ years. But on the other hand: Domestic vacation has become extremely popular. Together with Ingela Wilhelm (Marketing Manager Northern Europe for Sunsail / The Moorings) and Axel Brinkmann (Water Tourism Expert at ADAC e.V.), we will talk about the consequences and effects of the pandemic and how Corona will influence the industry.
Topic in August: Trends in boat building
The boating industry is as diverse as it is innovative and always offers a new fascination with its designs, trends and possibilities. Listen to Dr. Jens Gerhardt (CEO of HanseYachts AG) and yacht designer Lorenzo Argento who look back at 2020 - a very successful year for shipyards and brokers -, assess developments in 2021, and venture a look into the future.
Topic in July: The trend sports sector
How is the boardsports sector evolving, how much do discounters influence the market and what defines a trend? Listen to Andrea Hoeppner (Owner of Hoeppner Communications and three times windsurfing world champion), Dirk Muschenich (General Manager of VDWS International) and Florian Brunner (CEO of APM Marketing & Starboard Distribution Germany) talking about the development and definition of trends in surfing.
Topic in April: Crisis strategies for diving
The worldwide Corona pandemic has strongly influenced the diving industry. The sector had and still has to deal with some severe challenges and strategies had to be adjusted and rethought. In our reboot talk, we've talked to experts from industry: Dr. Uwe Hoffmann (President of VDST), Thomas Dederichs (CEO of BtS Europe AG), Axel Becker (General Manager of Beluga Reisen) und host Jörg Müller-Dünow.
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