(BBA) Berenblum Busch Architecture is a leading architecture, planning, and interior design firm, based in Miami (USA), with specialties including transportation buildings, port infrastructure, and cruise terminal design. Proud designers of the new Cruise Terminal in Tenerife.
Gustavo Berenblum, Principal
Claudia Busch, Principal
Southampton offers a one stop shop for all cruise needs. It's strategic location on the UK’s south coast, excellent transport infrastructure, unrestricted marine access and unique double high tide ensure Southampton remains the premier venue for cruise. Southampton provides four dedicated cruise terminals which turn around the largest cruise ships afloat.
Rebekah Keeler, Commercial Manager
Elizabeth Evans, Head of Port Operations
Ian Diaper, Senior Marine Officer
The state-of-the-art Abu Dhabi Cruise Terminal was inaugurated on 13th December 2015 as a significant landmark for cruise tourism in the Arabian Gulf region. The 7800 sqm terminal can host three mega vessels simultaneously and can handle both home port & port of calls. ADCT also operate Sir Bani Yas Cruise beach which caters for cruise vessels in our new destination that will add to the Arabian gulf itineraries.
Mohamed Wagdy, Cruise Business Development
Noura Al Dhaheri, Cruise Terminal Manager
Abu Dhabi is at the forefront of the Arabian Gulf’s ambitions to become the leading international alternative winter sun cruise destination, offering cruise tourists distinctively diverse leisure opportunities and culturally immersive experiences. The Abu Dhabi Tourism & Culture Authority ‘Cruise Abu Dhabi’ programme positions the emirate as a cruise tourism destination. By working closely through collaboration with major cruise lines to provide marketing support, the Cruise Abu Dhabi team aims to include Abu Dhabi on their itineraries, enhance the cruise passenger experience and stimulate demand for bookings.
ADELTE is the world leader in the design, manufacturing, installation and maintenance of sophisticated Seaport Passenger Boarding Bridges (SPBBs). It provides a complete line of innovative tailor-made SPPBs and highly effective operational services that meet the specific challenges of every cruise terminal and offers superior passenger’s experience.
Jordi Floreta, Vice President & Commercial Director
Martin Westphal, Strategic Sales & Innovation Director
Jorge Granados, Port Product Manager
François Mamert, Chief Marketing Officer
With its 4 cruise ports ensuring high levels of quality in facilities, equipment, security and services, South Corsica, is a restful alternative for Mediterranean itineraries. Ajaccio, is a welcoming port with a 220m long dedicated cruise berth, for ships up to 340m. Corsica known as the “mountain in the sea”, is covered by pine forests and has a 1000 km of coastline with hundreds of white sandy beaches.
Marie Louise Giudicelli, Ports Director
Laetitia Moresco, Cruise Promotion & Marketing Manager
Pascale Battini, Operations Manager
Alfaship is an experienced agency offering shoreside and port services to the cruise industry in Spain. With a wide knowledge in turnaround, transit calls, ground handling, a 24/7 service, a first class customer care, and a large network of agencies, Alfaship is the Cruise Lines' Excellence ashore.
Florence Touchard, Cruise Division Manager, Alfaship Group
Antonio Castaneda, Regional Manager, Canary Islands & Gibraltar
Eduardo Ferran, Managing Director, Alfaship Group
Aaron Romero, Port Operations Manager
In Amsterdam Cruise Port, authorities and businesses work together providing the best service to cruise companies and its passengers. Bolstered by the attraction of Amsterdam, the surrounding countryside, the great facilities provided by the modern cruise terminals and the nearby airport, the cruise industry is going from strength to strength.
Andalucía is Spain's and one of Europe’s most important tourist areas. Every year millions of visitors come to enjoy its wonderful climate, historical and artistic wealth and natural beauty set within its extensive coast. Andalucía has a great tradition and all its cities have modern ports where many cruise ships call.
Kate Bonner, Chairman & Secretary
The Antigua & Barbuda Tourism Authority (ABTA) plays an essential role in the marketing and promotion of the twin-island state. The ABTA is also responsible for the advancement and development of additional air and sea lift to drive the tourism industry of Antigua and Barbuda.
Colin James, Chief Executive Officer
Charmaine Spencer, Regional Marketing Manager
Rohan Hector, Chairman, Board of Directors
Nathan Dundas, Director, Board of Directors
The Port Authority of Madeira is a juridical body of private law conforming to the public sector as its capital is held in its entirety by the Regional Government. The mission is to ensure the circulation of people and goods in conditions appropriate to security, quality, regularity and efficiency, in such a way contributing to the sustained development of Madeira.
Alexandra Mendonça, CEO
Patrícia Bairrada, Marketing Director
Arnold Laver are a specialist provider of construction materials, to a broad range of markets and customers. Arnold Laver have an extensive knowledge of the fit-out sector and a great understanding when helping architects and specifiers choose from our premium range of high-pressure laminates and surface finishes.
Mark Ashmore, Sales Manager
Jo Andrews, Sales Manager
An ISO-certified company AROS Marine is a full-service ship interior outfit and refurbishment leader from Lithuania. Since establishment in 2009, AROS Marine has built a solid reputation in delivering world-class marine interiors for the river and ocean going vessels as well as offshore applications.
Giedrius Valainis, Business Development
Vadim Piazenko, Marketing Director
Genadij Zarikov, HVAC Production Manager
Lolita Mikalauskiene, Sales Manager
The Aruba Tourism Authority (ATA) is the destination marketing and management organisation for Aruba, who are responsible for promoting Aruba as the preferred destination in the Caribbean. As for Cruise Tourism, ATA works very close with the Aruba Ports Authority to maximise the efforts in promoting Aruba as a cruise destination.
Mario Arends, Cruise Manager
Humphrey Tromp, Deputy Director
The Port Authority of Piombino and Elba runs the ports of Piombino and Portoferraio. From the port of Piombino you can discover the natural beauties of southern Tuscany. Portoferraio is the capital of Elba, the largest island in the Tuscan archipelago, where you can find places redolent of Napoleonic memories.
Giampiero Costagli, Marketing Manager
The Bahrain Economic Development Board works with domestic and foreign investors to assist them to establish a firm presence in the country, whether focusing on national or regional business activities, Bahrain is the ideal location for a wide range of companies from start-ups to well-established entities. There is great opportunity in Bahrain for companies that work across the entire tourism ecosystem.
Amal Jamal, Business Development Officer, Tourism & Leisure
BTEA is Bahrain’s main government organization responsible for the marketing, promotion, product development and licensing and oversees the quality of services provided, including research & statistics. BTEA promote tourism alongside the exhibition industry. Responding to customers' requirements and expectations to contribute effectively to the country's social and economic development.
Yousef AlKhan, Director of Marketing and Tourism Promotion
Ali Al-Shehabi, Senior Sales Officer
The Barbados Tourism Marketing Inc. (formerly known as the Barbados Tourism Authority) was created by Government as a private company responsible for the marketing and promotion of Barbados as a tourist destination. Its mission statement is to position Barbados as a premier globally competitive, year-round, warm weather destination.
Neville Boxill, Senior Director Support Services
Hamburg-based Becker Marine Systems is the market leader for energy-saving manoeuvring solutions for any type of ship. Becker´s subsidiary Hybrid Port Energy offers alternative shore power solutions like the LNG Hybrid Barge and LNG PowerPac® – flexible systems that supply low-emission power to vessels in port.
Max Kommorowski, Managing Director, Hybrid Port Energy
Bomin Linde LNG is a full-service provider of liquefied natural gas (LNG) as fuel for the marine market with access to a broad range of expertise in cryogenic engineering, logistics and refuelling technology. The company covers the complete LNG value chain – sourcing, transport, storage, distribution and refuelling of ships with LNG in various ports.
Benjamin Janke, Director, Sales & Business Development
The British Virgin Islands Ports Authority is responsible for the management of the Territory’s seaports. As part of a strategic visioning, in 2016 the Authority delivered one of the Caribbean’s most modern cruise facilities. This featured the lengthening and strengthening of the cruise pier and the addition of a landside development, namely the Tortola Pier Park.
Jennifer Potter-Questelles, Chairman of the Board of Directors
Alfred Henley, Managing Director
Myrthlyn Hodge, Financial Controller
Akeem Pickering, Operations Manager
Institutional Government Tourism Department of La Gomera (Canary Island), in charge of tourism promotion of the island.
Adelaida Herrera Darias, Tourism Informer
Mª Mercedes Aguilar Morales, Tourism Informer
Idilio Izquierdo Trujillo, Tourism Promotion Manager
Coming to the Canary Islands on a cruise? Walk through volcanoes; follow in the footsteps of Colon; swim in endless beaches; feel the best climate in the world; discover César Manrique's creations; connect with nature... 7 islands to enjoy. Are you ready for a trip full of experiences?
Juan Hiemenz, Promotion Department
Capital Cruising is a union of cruise terminals that gives your guests an unrivalled opportunity to see the biggest sights of the UK’s two major capital cities – London and Edinburgh. We can offer a unique capital city connection because we own two of the most strategically located ports in Europe.
Mike Sickler, Cruise Manager, London International Cruise Terminal
Steve Lyons, Head of Cruise, London International Cruise Terminal
The Caribbean Village promotes and markets the Caribbean as a group of unified yet richly unique cruise destinations, each with its own distinctive blend of vibrant culture, fascinating history and natural beauty. Offering cruise lines and their guests an unparalleled array of choices, the Caribbean continues to be the world’s premier cruising region.
Julie-Anne Burrowes, Cruise Tourism Advisor
City Sightseeing Worldwide is the leading worldwide operator of open top hop-on, hop-off bus tours with over 110 tours across 5 continents. The multi-lingual commentary and hop-on hop-off concept means customers can learn all about the history, culture and points of interest whilst exploring their destination at leisure.
Oliver Nicholls, Director of Global Sales
Tom Bresic, Account Executive
Charlotte Mander, Sales & Marketing Administrator
The Corsica Cruise Club gathers Bastia, Saint Florent, L'ile Rousse and Calvi and offers 4 possibilities to get a peaceful call in the heart of the Mediterranean! Services, security and comfort are our key words to meet all your expectations all year round in a paradise for nature lovers.
Marie-Madeleine, Ports General Co-ordinator
Anne-Marie Spinosi, Cruise Co-ordinator
Cruise Baltic is a co-operation between the major destinations around the Baltic Sea. Through Cruise Baltic, all participating destinations offer the same service, high standards and full integration between ports and cities for cruise lines and travel agents that want to discover the unique possibilities of the Baltic Sea region.
Claus Bødker, Director
Maria Lopes, Project Manager
Haomin Tian, Project Assistant
CruiseBritain is a joint independent initiative between ports, destinations and service providers focussing on increasing cruise traffic, working with regional identities and promoting Britain's diversity as a world-class cruise destination. The stand includes representation from Dover, Edinburgh, Guernsey, Jersey, Liverpool, London - Central, London - City, London - Tilbury, Portsmouth.
Kay Greenway, Manager
Angie Redhead, Chair
Cruise Canada New England is a partnership between ports, tourism and cruise ship interests in Quebec, Atlantic Canada, Maine, Boston and New York. The Alliance works collectively to promote the region as a premiere spring, summer and fall cruise destination.
Brian Webb, Executive Director
René Trépanier, Director General
Michael Vanderbeek, Deputy Port Director, Cruiseport Boston
Amy Powers, Director
Cruise Europe is a cruise port marketing network in Northern & Atlantic Europe. Cruise Europe is unique in its geographical spread from Lisbon to St Petersburg, North Cape and Iceland. Starting in 1992 with 27 ports, they have now grown to a 125 members.
Jens Chr. Skrede, Managing Director
Michael McCarthy, Chairman
Nigel Lingard, Cruise Industry Consultant
Cruise Gate Hamburg GmbH a subsidiary of Hamburg Port Authority, is the operator of the three cruise terminals (Altona, HafenCity and Steinwerder). CGH is the single point of contact for all cruise lines. The declared aim of the company is to provide transparent “single-source cruise services” to all terminals in Hamburg.
Sacha Rougier, Managing Director
The airport, port and tourism authorities have teamed up to create the entity ‘’Cruise Guadeloupe Destination’’ in order to offer the cruise industry a comprehensive package for homeporting and transit calls. With excellent port and airport facilities, as well as breathtaking pristine landscape, Guadeloupe is a concentration of all the assets cruise lines are seeking for their operation.
Marc Gautier, Port Director of Strategy & Business Development
Jérôme Siobud, Airport Operation & Commercial Director
Olivier Michel, Tourism Cruise Representative
Mike Mac Fadden, Guadeloupe Cruise Consultant
Cruise Iceland is an organisation composed of cruise service providers in Iceland which includes 16 ports, tour operators, bus companies, shipping companies and more. Cruise Iceland is at your service year around and can offer you easy access to every area of the country with diverse and exciting shore excursions.
Eva Michelsen, Managing Director
Cruise Lines International Association (CLIA) is the world’s largest cruise industry trade association, providing a unified voice and leading authority of the global cruise community. CLIA supports policies and practices that foster a safe, secure, healthy and sustainable cruise ship environment and is dedicated to promoting the cruise travel experience.
Bo Larsen, Vice President, Strategic Partnerships
Marla Phaneuf, Vice President, Strategic Partnerships
Kate O'Hara, Director, Strategic Partnerships
Claudia Marmorato, Director, Business Development, Southern Europe
Cruise Norway is a cruise network and marketing company covering all of Norway's major cruise ports. We concentrate our activities on the international cruise market, presenting information about our member ports, destinations, attractions and other services to the incoming cruise industry in Norway provided by cooperating companies.
Sandra Diana Bratland, Managing Director
Marit Vetaas Karlsen, Marketing Executive
As a cruise destination, Scotland is undoubtedly up there with the best. Breath-taking scenery, stunning cities, haunting history, UNESCO World Heritage sites, the ports are ideally located for inclusion in Britain and Ireland itineraries, transatlantic re-positioning, or combining cruises to Iceland, Faroe Islands or the Norwegian Fjords and Europe.
Alison Downs, Market Development Manager
Andrew Hemphill, Chairman
Rob Mason, Vice Chair
Richard Alexander, Treasurer
Cruise Wales directly markets to the cruise lines to increase the number of cruise calls to Wales. Our activity includes sharing best practise, developing a collective knowledge of the industry and delivering a warm Welsh welcome, whilst ensuring the delivery of a high level of customer service for cruise passengers.
Suzanne Thomas, Head of Cruise Wales
Margaret Llewellyn, Chair Visit Wales Tourism Advisory Board
Association created by Port Authorities of Madeira (Funchal and Porto Santo), Cabo Verde (Mindelo and Praia) & Canary Islands: Ports of Tenerife (S/C de Tenerife, Los Cristianos, S/C de La Palma, S.S de La Gomera and La Estaca) & Ports of Las Palmas (Las Palmas, Puerto del Rosario and Arrecife).
Alexandra Mendonça, President, Apram
Ricardo Melchior, President, Ports of Tenerife
Luis Ibarra, President, Port of Las Palmas
Carlitos Fortes, President,Enapor
The Curaçao Ports Authority (CPA) is responsible for the management of the Curaçao ports, which include safety and security, traffic coordination, port development and maintenance. In addition, CPA owns and operates the cruise facilities in Willemstad. The construction of the new cruise pier is expected to be complete in 2017.
Humberto De Castro, CEO
Raul Manotas, CCO
The Cyprus Ports Authority is the responsible semi-governmental body for Cyprus Ports. At the crossroads of three continents, Lemesos, Larnaka, Paphos and Latsi ports provide a multitude of benefits for cruise lines operating in the region as well as cruise passengers. At Lemesos port, services related to the cruise sector have been commercialised.
Eleftherios Hadjizacharia, Chairman
Anthia Klerides, General Manager
Eftychia Christodoulou, Administrative Officer
Dubai Cruise Tourism is a part of Dubai’s Dept. of Tourism & Commerce Marketing responsible for globally promoting Dubai as a leading destination for cruise tourism. It is the principal authority for the planning, supervision and development of Dubai’s Cruise Tourism sector and it also monitors the Cruise Facilities.
Jamal Al Falasi, Director, Cruise Tourism
Suresh Babu, Manager, Cruise Tourism
Discover Dominica Authority (DDA) is the tourism entity responsible for the marketing and product development of Dominica’s tourism. The Authority ensures that the destination is promoted through its year-round attendance at regional and international tradeshows, social media channels and hosting festivals and events. DDA promotes assists and facilitates the efficient development of tourism in Dominica, to ensure that Dominica becomes the coveted cruise destination.
Colin Piper, CEO & Director of Tourism
Kathleen Cuffy Jno Jules, Product Promotion Manager
Benoit Bardouille, Chairman, Discover Dominica Authority & CEO, Dominica Air & Sea Ports Authority
Robert Tonge, Honourable Minister for Tourism & Urban Renewal
dnata is the Middle East’s leading travel management company, with services spanning every aspect of the travel industry. dnata is the premier cruise handling Company within Cruise Arabia & India, has the capacity delivering the best services, products & experiences for each cruise passenger—regardless of interest, origin, or expectation.
Mina Rashid Cruise Terminal is spread across 2 million sqm and is currently equipped to handle 7 mega cruise vessels and 25,000 passengers simultaneously. It has been voted the Middle East, World’s Leading Cruise Port (7th consecutive year) at the World Travel Awards. DP World’s third cruise terminal, Hamdan bin Mohammed Cruise Terminal at Mina Rashid in Dubai was inaugurated in 2015. It is the world’s largest single, covered cruise facility capable of handling 14,000 cruise passengers a day.
Dubrovnik Port Authority (DPA) is an unprofitable government institution whose purpose is planning, managing activities and subjects in the port territory. Main activities are the management, development and usage of Dubrovnik passenger port and the port open to domestic and international public traffic. Development of Dubrovnik Port as a cruise destination started 20 years ago, when DPA focused on development of cruise tourism in this area, due to huge growth of cruising tourism.
Antun Asic, General Manager
Kristijan Pavic, Deputy General Manager
Kristina Laptalo, Head of Controlling
Sanja Milic, Head of Marketing Department
Founded in 1985, Emirates is a global connector of people, places and economies. The airline’s global network serves 154 destinations in 81 countries across six continents. In 2016, the award-winning airline was named the World’s Best Airline 2016 at the prestigious Skytrax World Airline Awards 2016, in addition to scooping up the awards for World’s Best Inflight Entertainment for a record 12th consecutive year, and Best Airline in the Middle East.
Shipping agency, superyacht agency, bunker trades, forwarders and tour operators with 100% owned offices in Barcelona, Palma de Mallorca, Alcudia, Ibiza, Panamá City, Colón, Rio de Janeiro, Habana and Miami.
Miguel Arcos, Director
Fabio Minetti, Director of Marine Operations
EULEN Ports & Cruises offer comprehensive port and cruise solutions. Grupo EULEN provides integrated general services for ports and cruises, helping companies from these two fields in every aspect of their business. EULEN’s experience means they can provide more efficient and more reliable processes, specially designed to cover the needs of each and every client. Services can be provided both locally and internationally in more than 35 countries, worldwide across Europe, America and the Middle East.
Esperanza Llin García, Facility Manager Tourism
Maria Alvarez Becerril, Facility Manager Tourism
Rosa Amor Herrero, Facility Manager Tourism
Jose Manuel Fernandez Alvaro, Facility Manager Tourism
Fred. Olsen Shipping Solutions have been shipping agents in the Canary Islands since 1904. Made in Norway and developed in Spain, there are offices on all the canary islands which offer a full service. Fred. Olsen shipping solutions gives custom made solutions to all our customers, guaranteeing the efficiency of the systems at all times with a deployment of recourses that few could match.
Erik Lehmann, Operation Manager
Maria José Curbelo Chinea, Coordinator
Felix Afonso, Shipping Agency Manager
Carlota Ravina, Comercial
The French Riviera ports are located in the heart of amazing cities which has direct access to shopping and sightseeing. On offer is a wide range of themed cruise calls to help discover the diverse flavors of the French Riviera.
Franck Dosne, Ports Managing Director
Caroline Valadie, Cruise Sale & Development Manager
Anne Sophie Peyran, Marketing & Communication Manager
Imagine a paradise, an Island with over 150 km of white sand beaches and turquoise water, where you can discover never-ending natural landscapes, a place where you can hear the sound of silence. That paradise is FUERTEVENTURA.
Moisés Jorge Naranjo, Managing Director
Blas Acosta Cabrera, Vice-President
Alicia Perdomo Perdomo, Promotion Department
Noelia Mederos Valdiva, Promotion Department
Global Ports Holding (GPH) is the world’s largest cruise port operator with an established presence in the Mediterranean, Atlantic and Asia-Pacific regions, including extensive commercial port operations in Turkey and Montenegro. As the leading cruise port operator, GPH is operating a portfolio of 11 ports in 8 countries and serving over 7 million passengers annually. GPH continues its expansion in the global cruise port sector.
Carla Salvado, Director of Cruise Marketing
Ceylan Erzi, Marketing Manager
Gulf Adventures is the leading DMC in Qatar, specialising in programs and services for cruise ship passengers. In recent years the Gulf Adventures team has efficiently managed port calls in Qatar’s waters by many of the world’s leading passenger cruise lines, that feature the Arabian Gulf in their itineraries.
Emad Abu-Jalala, President & CEO
Emad Nasr, Chief Operations Officer
Nevena Tabakova, Chief Marketing Officer
Nikesh Balakrishnan, Chief Finance Officer
HAMAG acts as a full cruise shipping agent in all the Moroccan ports but mainly in Casablanca, Agadir and Tangier. The human and administrative resources in place allows a whole chain of services required, with all the necessary expertise and professionalism.
Karim El Mezouar, General Manager
Khadija Cherkaoui, Cruise Line Manager
Hamilton & Transcoma Cruises have handled an innumerable number of ships throughout the Iberian Peninsula, Balearic and Canary Islands covering all services: Port Agency, Ground Service, Shore Excursions and Cargo Logistics.
Our solid marketing position has been made possible by the support of many of the most important Cruise Companies around the world.
Alfonso Cordero, CEO Hamilton-Transcoma
Guillermo Ponte, Tenerife Office Manager
Jordi Torné, CEO Transcoma Cruises
Marta Rodriguez, General Manager Transcoma Tours
The hotel has 252 elegantly appointed rooms and suites which are located across five guest floors, while all the guest areas are characterised by their spaciousness offering bright and airy interiors. The hotel’s location combined with its splendid facilities; make it the ideal place for those who are seeking tranquillity and privacy in an exclusive and green environment, close to the blue waters of the Atlantic.
Igoumenitsa opens up a whole new Greece offering access to a new part of Greece from a strategic point on the Northwest Ionian coast. Highlights include UNESCO World Heritage Site of Meteora, Syvota and Parga’s magnificent seaside villages, lakeside town of Ioannina, Arta’s rare Byzantine treasures, Octavian’s Nicopolis and the eagle nest villages of Zagori.
Andreas Ntais, President & Managing Director
Konstantinos Grinias, Development Director
Anna Pyroti, Marketing Department