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CLIA opens registration for Cruise360 in Vancouver

Cruise Lines International Association opened registration for its annual conference, Cruise360 (formerly cruise3sixty), June 1-6, 2016, in Vancouver, BC, at

The event has a new logo and the tagline 'A Panoramic View of the Cruise Industry.'

Attendees can learn from industry leaders, network with peers and visit cruise ships. The association said CLIA-certified agents sell more and Cruise360 offers the courses and ship inspections necessary to become a certified cruise counselor.

Agents also can access comprehensive training and certification programs to sharpen their sales skills, overcome objections with confidence and expand their knowledge of new destinations and products.

CLIA expects more than 2,000 travel professionals for the six-day event. Attendees include travel agents, cruise line executives, destination and port representatives, suppliers, CLIA Preferred Partners and CLIA executives and staff.

Early bird pricing is available through Nov. 30 and is open to CLIA members and non-members at