Be part of the long-awaited reunion of cruise professionals in Málaga

Cruise Lines from across Europe and further afield, including TUI Cruises, Costa Crociere, Celestyal Cruises, MSC Cruises and Viking Cruises, are eagerly awaiting this year’s Seatrade Cruise Med. Join them for the largest and only B2B conference and exhibition serving the Med and its adjoining seas, the second-largest cruise destination in the world, on 14-15 September.




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“Seatrade Cruise Med presents an opportunity for us to restart conversations with our business partners and even with our competitors which during the event, become our colleagues.” 

- Dr. Nuno Tavares Lopes MD, MMed(EM), EDIC, FASA, FACEP, Director of Medical and Public Health, Carnival Maritime

Why attend Seatrade Cruise Med 2022?

Understand the biggest trends affecting the region

Under the theme 'Steering Change Together’, this year's conference programme and free-to-attend Showcase Deck will feature a packed schedule of multi-track sessions covering the latest trend in ports & destinations.

Discover new and exciting shorex opportunities, destinations and ports

Meet destinations, ports and suppliers and build partnerships with our new and returning exhibitors. Plus, stop by the brand new Destination Discovery Zone featuring exciting destinations from India to Montenegro to Venezuela and beyond!

Reconnect with your industry in-person for the first time in 4 years

After a long wait, it's finally time to catch up with key contacts and make new connections at the networking receptions, Seatrade Cruise Awards 2022, invite-only Commanders' Club, and the exciting Sail Away Party.

State of the Mediterranean Cruise Industry Keynote Announced

In partnership with

Cruise Lines International Association (CLIA)

This highly anticipated 2022 Keynote session will kick-off the two-day conference, making its return after four years. Joining the discussion are cruise leaders from the world's second largest cruise destination to explore the return to cruise in the Mediterranean and its adjoining seas.

Under the umbrella 'Steering Change Together', the discussion will explore the industry’s commitment to a carbon zero future, the work of the industry as a trailblazer for modelling responsible tourism practices, and its dedication to deliver world-class passenger experience that makes cruising the superior way to travel the world.

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Marie-Caroline Laurent

Director General
CLIA Europe

Gianni Onorato

MSC Cruises

Chris Theophilides

Celestyal Cruises

Mario Zanetti

Costa Cruises

Moderated by:

Mary Bond

Group Director
Seatrade Cruise

What to expect?

It's been a long time coming, but Seatrade Cruise Med is finally back for 2022!

With two days of conference content, a trade show with exhibitors from across the globe, and unmissable networking opportunities with the region's cruise professionals... discover the Med only at Seatrade Cruise Med on 14-15 September!

“Seatrade Cruise Med is gathering of industry experts, ports, destinations and cruise vendors under one roof in a setting that promotes business, education, and fun” 

- Zeljka Galik Cimic, Product Development Manager – Ocean Cruising, Scenic

Position Your Brand

The premier cruise event for the Mediterranean returns for 2022. Attracting a high volume of European cruise line executives, buyers and decision makers, as well as an increasing global cruise community. Make this your opportunity to get in front of those with real purchasing authority.

70% of cruise line attendees are primarily responsible for Port Operations, Itinerary Planning, Deployment and Shorex

80% of cruise lines attendees are involved in the purchasing/ buying process

2022 Exhibitors include:

“It's the ONLY dedicated platform where Cruise related stakeholders gather under one roof. It's well-planned and anticipated by cruise lines and service providers,  adding to that the success we achieve through exhibiting and the exposure we get in return.”

- Manager, Cruise Solutions, INCHCAPE Shipping Services

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