Networking & Event Sponsorships

Above anything else, networking is the #1 reason people come to Seatrade Cruise Global year after year.

Networking & event sponsorships position your brand where it will receive the most attention from the most relevant audiences.

Opportunities Include:

State of the Global Cruise Industry Keynote Industry Breakfast

The State of the Global Cruise Industry Keynote is focal point for the entire cruise industry. This session - featuring presentations led by the heads of the top cruise lines - opens Seatrade Cruise Global and is attended by more than 2,000 industry professionals and nearly 300 journalists.

The State of the Global Cruise Industry Keynote Breakfast sponsorship provides exclusive brand visbility, as your comapny will be featured as delegates and cruise line members enter the keynote.

Seatrade Cruise Global Matchmaking

The Matchmaking Service is the official one-to-one business networking tool for exhibitors and attendees. This dedicated service enables registered attendees and exhibitors to search for and arrange on-site meetings with potential business partners.

As the Matchmaking sponsor, you will be in the networking heart of the event, facilitating deep and meaningful connections between members of the entire cruise community. 

Seatrade VIP/Speakers Reception

in partnership with CLIA Business on the Beach

Guests of our exclusive evening reception include C-Suite excecutives from CLIA Cruise Lines, CLIA Executive Partners, Seatrade Cruise Global Conference Speakers, and VIP Conference Delegates.

The first gathering point for high profile industry executives to network and socialize before the start of a busy week,  sponsoring this elite, by-invitation only reception guarantees the undivided attention of cruising's crème-de-la-crème.

Professional Women in Cruise Breakfast

Establish your organization as a champion for diversity by sponsoring the Professional Women in Cruise Breakfast. Position your brand as a thought leader for female empowerment in front of the most influential women within the cruise industry.

Opening Night Welcome Reception

The Opening Night Welcome Reception is the official opening night gala and is considered the highlight of the week.

The reception is the largest social gathering and premier networking function of Seatrade Cruise Global, hosting 700 industry professionals.

Design Lounge

Located in one of the most highly trafficked areas within the Design & Ship Interiors sector, this expertly curated lounge will allow a sponsor to design the space with no restrictions on creativity.

As a Design Lounge sponsor, you will be able to tell your brand story in a live-environment as thousands of cruise executives visit the lounge throughout the week.