2020 Seatrade Cruise Awards Shortlist

Our independent panel of expert judges have announced this year's awards shortlist. We recieved over 150 entries from every corner of the globe, highlighting remarkable new innovations, technologies and projects and honouring key personalities that have made an outstanding contribution to the industry.

Winners will be announced at the virtual Seatrade Cruise Awards ceremony on Tuesday 6th October as part of Seatrade Cruise Virtual.


Port of the Year

  • Port of Dover, UK
  • Icy Strait Point, Alaska   
  • Passenger Port of St. Petersburg "Marine Façade", Russia 

Destination of the Year

  • Barbados
  • CruiseCopenhagen
  • St Kitts and Nevis

Innovative Shorex of the Year

  • Excursion Ireland’s Traditional Ireland tour of Ardara
  • Intercruises Shoreside & Port Services - Plastic Fishing, The Netherlands
  • Mifsud Brothers Ltd – Retro Ride, Malta

Supplier of the Year

  • Broward Health International     
  • Tritan Software   
  • Vikand Solutions

Sustainability Award - Sponsored by Cruise Baltic

  • Hurtigruten’s hybrid electric powered expedition ships - Roald Amundsen and Fridtjof Nansen
  • Marseille Provence Cruise Club - Blue Charter Cruise initiative    
  • Silversea Cruises – The Silversea Fund for the Galapagos

Expedition Cruise Initiative of the Year Award

  • ASENAV’s newbuild Magellan Explorer
  • Ponant’s Bijages Archipelgo, Guinea-Bissau itinerary     
  • Scenic Neptune luxury submersible onboard Scenic Eclipse

Talent Development Award

  • American Caribbean Maritime Foundation 
  • Claudine Pohl   
  • Peter Kollar, Head of Training & Development, CLIA Australasia

Personality Awards

Tune in to the virtual ceremony to discover the winners of the Seatrade Cruise Personality of the Year (sponsored by V.Ships Leisure) and Seatrade Outstanding Achievement Award. 


Reserve Your Seat

Celebrate the resilience of the cruise community and discover new and exciting innovations and projects that have helped the industry develop through unprecedented times. Join us to celebrate at our first ever virtual awards ceremony.