THE FINALISTS OF 2016

DASTINAS STEPONENAS

THIBAUD LE MERDY

ARMAGAN CAKIR


FACTS & FIGURES - 2016

Event: Yacht Design Talent Award-2016
Target audience: The contest is aimed at students, from any course, who are able to bring fresh ideas to this contest and think outside the box
Contest subject: DESIGN A REMARKABLE SUPERYACHT EXPERIENCE, IN WHICH THE 5 SENSES (SIGHT, SMELL, FEELING, HEARING AND TASTE) ARE INCLUDED IN THE BEST WAY.
Event organiser: Sea Level yacht design & engineering
Jury: Heesen Yachts
Superyacht Times
Espen Oeino International
Marilyn Mower – Boat International media
Monaco Yacht Show
Andrea Ratti – Politecnico di Milano
 Sea Level yacht design & engineering
Contest sponsors: Heesen Yachts
Superyacht Times
Sea Level yacht design & engineering
Monaco Yacht Show
 Wacom
Facts & figures: Sent out to 60 universities
38 entries
21 countries worldwide
Prizes:
All participants: 1 year free subscription to the SuperYacht Times newspaper
3 finalists: Visit to Monaco Yacht Show, including flight & hotel
Winner: Wacom Large Cintiq design tablet
 Second prize: Wacom Intuos Pro Medium design tablet
 Third Prize:  Wacom Bamboo Spark
Judging method: End of August 2016, the jury gathered and selected three of the best entries.
The top three contestants, elected by the jury and the social media audience, were invited to the highly influential Monaco Yacht Show in September.
Finalists 2015: Dastinas Steponenas (Lithuania)
Thibaud le Merdy (France)
Amargan Cakir (Turkey)
Winner: Dastinas Steponenas was announced overall winner of the contest.

The award ceremony 2016

Monaco