Seatrade 2020 is part of the Informa Markets Division of Informa PLC

This site is operated by a business or businesses owned by Informa PLC and all copyright resides with them. Informa PLC's registered office is 5 Howick Place, London SW1P 1WG. Registered in England and Wales. Number 8860726.


Information Technology

A modern cruise ship is more than a marine hotel—it’s an entire floating city.

Technology is accelerating at a breakneck pace but ships take years to build…so how do you stay atop the wave of cruising innovation? In the world of IT professionals, the more capabilities you demonstrate, the more end-customers anticipate.

Information is Power

When thinking big means getting small.

Here are some of our favorite IT conference sessions from 2019:

There were also loads of exciting new panels and sessions in the Cruising Innovations Theater, all absolutely free to attend.

Key Events

First, we kicked things off on Tuesday, 9 April at 6 pm in the Grand Ballroom of the newly refurbished Miami Beach Convention Center for the Welcome Reception (sponsored by Shanghai Tourism Administration).

Then we networked at the Information Technology & Entertainment Reception, Wednesday 10 April at 5 pm in the Cruising Innovations Theater.

Who Attends

When we say executives and key decision makers, we aren’t kidding around. Seatrade alum include people in the following roles from major cruise lines:

  • Chief Technology Officer & Vice President
  • Sr. Director, IT Strategic Partnerships
  • Vice President, IT Sourcing
  • Dir. IT Facilities Engineering
  • Manager, IT Applications & Development