ICOMIA and P&O Marinas announce the postponement of ICOMIA World Marinas Conference to October 2021, in Dubai, due to the uncertainties and challenges the COVID-19 pandemic poses.The management is currently working closely with the partners and speakers to deliver a promising and exceptional conference in October 2021, and looking forward to having in place the highest levels of safety standards implemented to ensure the safety of the attendees.ICOMIA, along with the event host and organiser are currently working on a possibility for an online event at the end of this year. We will share more information about our plans in the coming weeks.With the original main theme being “Marinas empowering tourism and economies”, ICOMIA World Marinas Conference 2021 will continue to focus on planned topics such as regulatory frameworks and barriers, best investment practices, changing the public perception of a marina, new technologies, as well as climate change and environment sustainability just to name a few.Furthermore, considering the worldwide implications posed by COVID-19 in human life, speakers and attendees will have the opportunity to broaden topics and discussions into a more comprehensive perspective, including the impacts of a world pandemic in the nautical sector.About P&O MarinasP&O Marinas is a DP World company established to develop world-class marinas and lifestyle destinations for yachting enthusiasts and the hospitality of owners, captains, guests and residents. After the successful experience of Mina Rashid Marina (Dubai, UAE) where the company offers berths for some of the world’s largest yachts, P&O Marinas extended its management and operations to four marinas in Dubai. For more information, please visit www.pandomarinas.com.About ICOMIAICOMIA was formed in 1966 to bring together in one global organisation the national boating federations and other bodies involved in the recreational marine industry, and to represent them at international level. The ICOMIA Marinas Group seeks to improve the sharing and exchange of information with respect to the development and best practice management of marinas, boat storage facilities, boating access and associated infrastructure throughout the world. A key function of the ICOMIA Marinas Group is to support the biennial World Marinas Conference, which brings together industry experts from across the globe with an exciting and stimulating programme. Visit www.icomia.org for more informationFor more information about the conference:Visit: https://worldmarinasconference.com/Email: info@iwmc2020dubai.com