Welcome to Seatrade Cruise Asia Pacific 2018

23-25 October 2018 | Shanghai, China

Seatrade Cruise Asia Pacific is the premier regional event for the global cruise industry and brings together a network of powerful industry influencers and cruise line executives across three days in China.

Providing an unrivalled platform to learn, innovate and network with a room full of like-minded and engaged individuals, Seatrade Cruise Asia Pacific is the industry's only event to give you a real insight to the industry's most dynamic region.

What's on

Seatrade Cruise Asia Pacific is the leading cruise event for Asia Pacific region

Seatrade Cruise Asia Pacific is the region’s must-attend cruise industry event. Featuring an influential conference agenda; unrivalled networking programme and showcase pop-up display area, it’s no wonder this event attracts some of cruising’s most influential leaders.

Why attend

The conference at Seatrade Cruise Asia Pacific is led by Cruise Line executives

No other cruise event in the Asia Pacific can provide you the opportunities that Seatrade Cruise Asia Pacific does. Over 900 of the industry’s brightest minds and most powerful influencers attend – creating an unrivalled stage for meaningful networking.

Pop-up display

The pop-up display is perfect for local Asian cruise companies

Seatrade Cruise Asia Pacific isn’t just a conference. A range of local and international companies use this event as a platform for showcasing their business to an engaged and inquisitive audience – and you could, too. Get in touch today to find out more information.


Sponsorship at Seatrade Cruise Asia Pacific is a powerful marketing tool

Enjoy unrivalled exposure on a powerful platform. Sponsorship with Seatrade Cruise Asia Pacific is an incredibly intelligent investment; ensuring that your brand is noticed by an influential network of stakeholders, decision makers and purchasers. 

Sustainability vital for China's future growth

Sustainability vital for China's future growth

Kicking off keynote addresses at Seatrade Cruise Asia Pacific 2017 in Baoshan, Shanghai, Michael Thamm ceo, Costa Group & Carnival Asia said he believes in the holistic development of cruise in APAC.

China's Belt and Road policy

China's Belt and Road policy

China’s Belt and Road Initiative, its benefits and the influence it could bring to Asia and overall global cruise travel market dynamics, was a discussion point at Seatrade Cruise Asia Pacific 2017.

Government support crucial for growth

Madam WANG Hong speaking at Seatrade Cruise Asia Pacific 2017

Addressing the opening of Seatrade Cruise Asia Pacific, Dr Zinan Liu, chairman, CLIA North Asia, focussed his comments on how critical government support is to the industry.

India potential immense if obstacles overcome


One of the Asian markets with vast untapped potential is India, according to a Seatrade Cruise Asia Pacific forum, which also said the Southeast Asia market can grow further.

What was discussed during Seatrade Cruise Asia Pacific 2017?

Comprehensive and innovative; our line-up of top-class speakers provided unrivalled insight during a series of live conference sessions tackling the biggest cruise industry trends facing the Asia-Pacific region.

You can look forward to joining more industry influencers and thought-leaders in 2018...