Informa Maritime is part of the Knowledge and Networking Division of Informa PLC

This site is operated by a business or businesses owned by Informa PLC and all copyright resides with them. Informa PLC's registered office is 5 Howick Place, London SW1P 1WG. Registered in England and Wales. Number 3099067.


The Only Event Dedicated to Crewing for the Cruise Industry

Thank you to all our speakers and attendees for joining us at CruisConnect Summit

What's on for 2018

Hear from the most influential figures in the industry

Hear insights from one of the leading cruise operators on how they put their most valuable resource at the heart of their operation and how that translates into business success. Our line-up of speakers boasts some of the biggest names in the industry.

A critical look at Crew Supply

Given current and future business needs, crew supply may prove to be the biggest disruptor in the cruise industry. What are the current and emerging supply centres’ strengths and vulnerabilities? Can crewing agents deliver?

Get the latest market intelligence

We will analyse market, manpower and investment trends and present you with the latest information so you can make the right decisions for your business. Our thought leaders will interpret and contextualise the data so you can get the bigger picture.

2 events under 1 roof

Stay on for CrewConnect Global, the largest and most influential event dedicated to Marine HR where you take part in an industry-wide conversation focused on innovation and the future of crewing. You benefit from preferential rates when you book the two events.

Reward excellence in crewing

CREWCONNECT GLOBAL INDUSTRY AWARDS. Show your support for the industry and your commitment to developing excellence and help your colleagues or clients get the recognition they deserve.

Exceptional Networking

70+ Cruise industry delegates. 500+ CrewConnect delegates. Raise your profile, share your experiences and position yourself as one of the go-to providers in your business sector. Talk to us about how we can optimise your experience at the event.

Stay on for CrewConnect Global

Engaged crewing professionals from 40+ maritime nations
Global experts discussing 30+ manpower topics
Exhibitors offering innovative solutions to your crewing and training needs

Reward your winners

It’s time to celebrate YOU, the individuals and organisations who invest in seafarers and are passionate about furthering the profession. Join us on 7 November for an evening of excellence!

Introducing the CrewConnect Global Industry Awards. 

Don't miss the chance to celebrate your rising stars, new initiatives and outstanding achievements!

Are You VIP Material?

To celebrate 20 years of CrewConnect, we're offering a limited number of free VIP passes to senior representatives from the cruise industry. 

VIP passes granted will also offer you access to the CrewConnect Global conference on 6-7 November. 

Are you VIP material? Contact us to check your eligibility. Limited spaces available!

Networking Opportunities

Good relationships are key to business growth, and with this in mind we've engineered CruiseConnect to be an enjoyable experience with ample experiences to meet and exchange ideas with your peers.

With extended coffee and lunch breaks, as well as an evening reception, we aim to create the perfect platform for meaningful engagement, in a relaxed and enjoyable setting. 

Find out how you can get involved.