Creating The Fleet Of The Future

 Seatrade Cruise Virtual: Tech & Innovation explores smart technologies and innovations that have brought with them significant steps forward in terms of personalization and seamless cruise experiences such as wearable technology, virtual assistants, smart solutions and more!

Countdown to 14 April:

The Rise of Digitalisation & Cutting-Edge Technology

The adoption of advanced maritime environmental technologies is pivotol to the success of cruising in 2021 and beyond.

With 27 new ships projected to be in operation in 2021, 20 of those debuting, the new age of cruise vessels are expected to bring with them forward-thinking and innovative features designed to lead the way for a more digital cruise experience.

Furthermore, the cruise industry has remained focused on its commitment to a cleaner, more sustainable future by investing in ships with new technologies and cleaner fuels to reduce carbon emissions.

  • What technologies are ports investing in for a safe return to cruising?
  • How are other cruise lines approaching return to service technologies?

Find out on 14 April!

Hosting key personalities from across the cruise community

Our packed agenda explores exciting innovations, the rise of digital technology and the future of IT as we look to the resumption of cruising. Confirmed conference themes include:

○ Contact Tracing Technologies and Wearables

○ The Rise of Digitalization & Mobile Apps: Travelling Smarter                     and Safer

○ Navigating the Future of Fleet IT Infrastructure Investments

○ The Cruising Ecosystem: Perspectives on Emerging Technologies      Post-Covid-19

Jay Schneider, Chief Product Innovation Officer (CXO), Royal
Caribbean Group

Jan Swartz, Group President, Holland America Group

Build your network of colleagues and connections

Use our exciting calendar of networking activities to expand your circle and get to know your fellow colleagues better:

Tech Town Hall & Happy Hour - Grab a cocktail, or a coffee, and ask some of our panellists and other experts anything you didn't have a chance to ask throughout the day followed by some trivia

Innovation Buzz Sessions - Discover new and upcoming products and developments from our sponsors

Chef's Lounge - Learn exciting new recipes from gastronomy experts while socializing with peers

High Powered Legs - Get your heart and legs pumping with Nike Miami

Quick Stretching Sessions - Limber up with Complex Health & Wellbeing

Meet Our Technology Ambassador

"Many of the greatest technological advancements to benefit society today such as radar, satellites and computers have been born out of periods of world crisis.

Connecting with others at Seatrade Cruise Virtual - Tech & Innovation will enable everyone in the industry to meet, share ideas and to learn how our amazing industry is innovating and using technology, not only for a safe return to sailing but to evolve and improve the experiences for guest and crew. 

Cruising will not be the same as before, it will be even better!”

Ian Richardson - CEO & Co-Founder, theICEway