At the Convention Center

The Convention Center at the Miami International Boat Show is the mecca for new marine electronics.

Here are a handful of booths to visit for new electronics at the Convention Center from Feb 16-20:****

Check out the Fugawi Marine 5 all-new navigation planning software at booth 1653.

Visit booth 1617 for the worldwide debut of the NavNet TZ Touch (below).


Fusion (booth 1647) will display marine entertainment systems equipped with FUSION-Link and give you a peek at a new high-end saloon series.

Garmin will be at booths 1689 and 1692 showcasing their line of marine products for 2012.

Imtra will showcase Vimar switching and automation systems, new wall lighting and W25 mid-sided wiper motor at booth N40.


See KEP Marine at booth 1604. They’ll have the BridgeView Monitor Management Panel, which can be used for seamless operation of all KEP Marine monitors with one color TFT touchscreen display.

Vesper Marine will be at booth C108 showcasing their WatchMate Vision display-based color, touchscreen AIS transponder, which integrates Wifi and NMEA 2000.

Vessel Vanguard will display their cloud-based, personalized boat portal at booth R47.


See the HDS Gen2 with a new StructureMAP view at Simrad- Navico’s booth (1630 & 1634). Users can overlay StructureScan sonar images on a chart in real-time and create StructureMap charts.

Check out the latest from Hacker-Craft (above) at booth 3380.

See the Chris Craft 36 at booth D24.


Tiara Yachts will christen the 3600 Coronet (below) at booth B24.

This is only a smattering of the new products, equipment and vessels on display at the Convention Center. Find a complete list at the show’s website.