Please join us for a dynamic evening during the Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show recognizing the work of the International SeaKeepers Society in partnership with the yachting community.  Each year SeaKeepers is proud to work with a dedicated group of yacht owners and their captains in designing and executing programming around conservation, education and research.  Highlights from our expeditions will be shared with guests and DISCOVERY Yacht owners will be recognized.

Sponsorship & Program

There are many opportunities to participate as a supporter of Founders 2017. Please click here for available sponsor options.

Artist of the Year

Awards Provided by SeaKeepers 2017 Artist of the Year Xavier Cortada

Event Details


The International SeaKeepers Society will Host Founders 2017

2017 Program Highlights and Recognition of
SeaKeepers DISCOVERY Yachts

Thursday, November 2nd, 2017

Private Residence, Fort Lauderdale

Alegria │ Amevi │ Asean Lady │ BG3 │ Copasetic │ Defiance │ E Cruz Evviva Explorer │ Final Final │ Forget About It │ Fugitive │ Insetta │ Julia Lady Jo │ LoJo │Lady Kathryn V │ Meduse │ Miss Phebe │ Morning Glory MV Explorer │Mystique │ Niyama │ Noble House │ Novurania
Octopus │ P2 │ Penny Mae │ Qing │ Reel Buzz │ Shredder
Silver Cloud │ Timely Sale │ Valkyrie │ Vigilante

Gill Rodrigues

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SeaKeepers Programming

Learn more about the SeaKeepers DISCOVERY Yachts Program HERE.

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