Countdown to Showtime:

Seatrade Cruise Global 2023

27-30 March, Broward County Convention Center, Fort Lauderdale

It's nearly time...

In less than a week the international cruise community will be heading to Fort Lauderdale to set the scene for the future of cruising.

Seatrade Cruise Global is THE meeting place for everyone working in and around the cruise industry for business, discussions and networking.

Whatever your sector, whatever your role, wherever in the world you operate, now is the time to secure your pass!

What to Expect?

Best for Learning

Featuring a cast of international cruise leaders, the Seatrade Cruise Global Conference is where practical thought leadership, education and inspiration will be the takeaway.

Best for Networking

Seatrade Cruise Global never disappoints when it comes to a packed schedule of meeting opportunities and social gatherings for you to reconnect with thousands of executives from over 80 major cruise lines.

Best for Discovery

The largest trade event brimming with over 500 exhibitors from every sector of the industry (tech, entertainment, safety and sustainability, and more) gather to share the latest products and services.

Who Will you Meet?

See some familiar names below? We pride ourselves on being the first-choice event for Cruise Line Executives from across the world:

Uniting the Cruise Industry

No other cruise event comes close. The cruise family is our family and we love a reunion!

What's new for 2023?

Seatrade Cruise Global are proud to be offering a dedicated programme for HR, training & recruitment professionals in cruise as well as professors and students from universities, colleges and training institutes specialising in cruise-related courses.

Not to mention, you can join in for a 30-minute puppy yoga session followed by some puppy cuddles all whilst supporting the local dog shelter. Plus, visit the newly opened Fort Lauderdale Aquatic Center to enjoy a swim and coaching session with a European Champion swimmer... and more!

2023 Conference Theme: Forward Momentum

This year's theme 'Forward Momentum' will shape our thematic thinking around the conference discussions with a focus on the future of cruising and what the momentum means for both short-term and long-term innovations and business plans.

Brand new topics for 2023:

  • Luxury Cruising - Itinerary Planning and Operations Panel
  • Waves of Excitement: Reimagining Entertainment Through Staffing and Guest Experiences
  • How Cruise Can Leverage Technology to Refine the In-Port Experience for Guests
  • Ethics and Conservatism
  • Wild Wonders: Best Practices for Sustainable Experiences in the Natural World






Explore Your Sector

Seatrade Cruise is built around you. Working in design and ship interiors? We can help with that. Focused on in-cruise entertainment? We’ve got it covered. Plus, our Sector Ambassadors are all leading lights in their fields and their expertise helps us shape our content to really hit the mark.