No Better Place to Network

2021 is your chance for speak directly with individuals from the entire global cruise community. Whether catching up with valued contacts or meeting for the first time, prepare for productive discussions with bright, solutions-oriented peers.

New for 2021: Matchmaking at Seatrade Cruise Global

Introducing Seatrade Cruise Global Matchmaking, the official meetings program for our 2021 event.  


Seatrade Cruise Global Matchmaking enables you request and receive meeting invitations with exhibitors through an online portal ahead of the show. Get ready to...

  • Create profiles
  • Identify key contacts based on business type, sector and job title
  • Build relationships and create business opportunities

...resulting in a pre-planned roster of private meetings at the event!

A team of matchmaking professionals support the service, assisting with meeting arrangements and managing the show's new Matchmaking Lounge. 

  • Ensure you have a full calendar that suits both you and your colleagues’ schedules
  • Receive expert matchmaking assistance from the dedicated meetings team
  • 24/7 access to the meetings program
  • On-site SMS (text) and email reminders, along with support from the on-site concierge team
  1. Once you’ve registered, you will receive a link to access your personal meetings profile 
  2. Search the database and find contacts specific to your requirements – filter by job title, business type or sector
  3. Send and receive meeting invitations
  4. Receive a meeting schedule with names, details and photos of your meeting partners
  5. Take meetings at exhibitor booths or in the dedicated lounge
  • Phone: +1 (786) 289-8899

Can't Miss Events

While Seatrade Cruise Global is full of amazing events, there are a few that blow us away every year.

Take a tip from Seatrade veterans and make sure to attend these highly-anticipated receptions.

Join VIPs for the annual Business on the Beach Reception, hosted by CLIA and Seatrade Cruise Global.

Open to VIP and Speaker passholders. Pre-registration required.

Join the entire community in celebrating the show opening with a toast to the future at the Welcome Reception. 

Not your typical FCCA event, network with 100+ cruise execs at a reception with upbeat music, entertainment, food and open bar.

All proceeds go to the FCCA Foundation, providing funding to social outreach programs in partner destinations.

Show Floor Lounges

Whether you want to meet a new contact, brainstorm with peers, or catch up with old friends, you'll find what you need in a show floor lounge.

Commanders Club/VIP Lounge

An exclusive lounge for Commanders Club members, VIP Passholders and select guests.

Networking Lounge

Spend time at any of the special receptions and events hosted here all week long.

NEW - Matchmaking Lounge

Your space for private meetings with contacts arranged through our new matchmaking service.

Design Lounge

Gather together with fellow architects, designers and creatives for special events and receptions.

Become a 2021 Event Sponsor

If boosting brand awareness among top industry decision-makers is a priority for your business, you've come to the right place.