Welcome to Seatrade Middle East Cruise Forum

The regional meeting point for the cruise industry starts on Tuesday

The Seatrade Middle East Cruise Forum is the must-attend event for anyone with a vested interest in the future of cruise in the Arabian Gulf. Focusing on the current outlook and questions facing the region, the event brings the industry together for two days of engaging conversation with industry influencers, experts and thought leaders.

Hosted this year by Dubai Parks and Resorts, the Seatrade Middle East Cruise Forum is set to once again provide a platform for unmissable discussion on the latest trends and topics.  

Conference agenda

Get real cruise industry insight at Seatrade Middle East Cruise Forum

Get a real industry insight. High level discussion about current trends and topics makes the event unmissable for anyone involved with cruising in the Middle East.

Speakers confirmed

Hear from international cruise line executives at Seatrade Middle East Cruise Forum

The brightest trends covering the biggest trends. Meet our influential line-up of industry experts speaking at Seatrade Middle East Cruise Forum this year.

Why attend?

Leading Cruise Line brands are confirmed to attend Seatrade Middle East Cruise Forum

MSC Cruises, Virgin Voyages and TUI Group will be there; what about you? Join international cruise brands at the region's must-attend forum of the year.

Travel and stay

This year's host is Dubai Parks and Resorts

This year's Seatrade Middle East Cruise Forum will be hosted by Dubai Parks and Resorts and take place within the beautiful Lapita™ Hotel. 

The Seatrade Middle East Cruise Forum provides a unique platform for us to develop a successful regional cruise tourism strategy, whilst uncovering the opportunities that the industry presents through collaboration. 

The interactive nature of this forum will generate new ideas for greater co-operation between destinations, cruise lines and the many stakeholders who together will chart the future course for this exciting industry in our region.