It's a brave new world.

Expedition cruising is flourishing as the trend for adventure, connection and exploration rises amongst travellers and drives the need for new and interesting destinations across the globe.

Expedition ships account for almost one third of the orderbook with over 40 expedition newbuilds planned for delivery between 2019-2022 from 17 owners including luxury cruise lines building to meet consumer demand.

Dazzle cruisers with unforgettable experiences.

Celebrating 50 years as the cruise industry's leading platform for collaborating, innovating, and doing business.

An educational series featuring luminaries and industry leaders discussing the challenges and opportunities of the developing cruise industry via conversations, webinars, podcasts and more!


Covering a wide range of topics and formats across every sector the industry touches, Seatrade Cruise Talks are your virtual front row seat at the most important conversations happening in cruise today. 


Curated Conversations



Trending Topics:

  • Sustainability
  • Supply chains
  • Recruitment/Crew Members
  • Ships
  • Regulation
  • Destinations & Interaries
  • Technology 
  • Health & Safety

Recent Speakers:

  • Mike Maura Jr, CEO of Nassau Cruise
  • Emilio R Freeman, VP, Itineraries & Destinations Seadream Yaught Club
  • Elisabetta De Nardo, Vice President of Port Devlopment, MSC Cruises
  • Ioannis Bras, Five Senses Consulting
  • Aleksander Bieniek, VP, Marine Operations, Star Clippers
  • John Portelli, General Manager, Roma Cruise Terminal
  • Roberto Martinoli, President and CEO, Silversea Cruises
  • Nikolaos Vardalachos, Cruise Manager, Mykonos Port
  • Asta Lassesen, CEO, Hurtigruten Expeditions

Upcoming Talks:

29 September
STCMed - A sit down with Figen Ayan, MedCruise 
Participants: Holly Payne & Figen Ayan 

6 October 
Wins Around the World: Season 2, Episode 5 
Participants: Ioannis Bras 

13 October
Retail Series with Nadine Heubel - Episode 1


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