Seatrade Europe roundtable airs NW Europe’s potential as a cruise region, and destination management

Countdown to Seatrade Europe has begun

Sit with senior cruise line executives and join industry expert, Luis De Carvalho CEO Bermello & Ajamil & Partners Europe as he chairs a round table session aimed at encouraging discussion on the challenges faced by ports, cruise lines and cities, and how effective dialogue among stakeholders can result in successful outcomes.

An interactive roundtable session taking place at Seatrade Europe on September 12, 2019 between 10.45-12.00 and designed to create a dialogue between cruise lines, ports and cities will review and discuss two case studies centred on top things to consider when establishing an effective cruise region and another looking at destination management – could the Dubrovnik model be the future?

Table Moderators for Case Study 1: North West Europe
Emilio Freeman, VP Destinations & Revenue Management, SeaDream Yacht Club
Federico Bartoli,Itinerary Planning Director, Costa Crociere
Frédérique Patry, Manager Itinerary Planning, Silversea Cruises
Martin Lister, Head of Itinerary Planning & Destination Experience, Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines
Helen Beck, VP International Sales and Marketing, Crystal Cruises

Table Moderators for Case Study 2: Destination Management
Gianluca Suprani, Head of Global Port Development & Shore Activities, MSC Cruises
Adam Sharp, Head of Business Development – EMEA, Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd
Remco Buis, SVP – Port Operations & Development, Carnival Maritime GbmH
Michel Nestour,VP, Carnival Corporation & plc
Sandra Weir, VP Destination Development and Government Relations, Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings Ltd

Guest Moderator:
Airam Díaz Pastor, President, MedCruise & Commercial Director, Port Authority of Santa Cruz de Tenerife

Conference registration

To register for the Seatrade Europe conference click here. The event takes place from September 11-13 at Hamburg Messe and is co-located with the MARINE INTERIORS Cruise & Ferry Global Expo, powered by SMM.




Posted 23 August 2019

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Editor in Chief/Publisher Seatrade Cruise News & Seatrade Cruise Review Mary Bond is Group Director, Seatrade Cruise a division within Informa Markets and responsible for the Seatrade portfolio of global cruise events, print and online cruise publishing. Mary is also publisher and editor-in-chief of Seatrade Cruise News, the leading daily online news service for the global cruise industry and Seatrade Cruise Review quarterly, the official magazine at Seatrade cruise events worldwide. Mary has worked in the shipping industry for 39 years, first for Lloyd’s Register of Shipping before joining Seatrade’s editorial team in 1985. Mary is on the steering committee of CruiseBritian and has edited MedCruise News and MedCruise Yearbook for more than 15 years.

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