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Two weeks left to enter the Seatrade Cruise Awards 2023

Seatrade Cruise Awards 2023 winners will be announced at Seatrade Europe on September 6, in Hamburg
It’s not too late to enter the 2023 Seatrade Cruise Awards but the deadline of July 24 is fasting approaching.

Any company or individual can enter the awards, principal sponsors Ocean Technologies Group & Oracle Hospitality, with the winners announced on the occasion of Seatrade Europe in Hamburg on September 6, 2023.

With 2 weeks left to enter, don’t wait any longer for your chance to be recognised in an industry spotlight and submit your entry here.

Categories in Focus:

2023 categories include: Port of the Year, Destination of the Year, Innovative Shorex of the Year, Product of the Year, as well as these three below:

River Cruise Award

River Cruise Innovation of the Year open for any company, organisation or individual to entewho has created, sourced or introduced an innovation specific to the world of river cruising over the past 12 months*

Expedition Cruise Award

Expedition Cruise Initiative of the Year will be awarded to any company, organisation or individual who has introduced an innovative concept, product, ship, shore excursion, or service specifically tailored to/for the expedition cruise sector over the past 12 months*


Sustainability Initiative of the Year – Sponsored by Cruise Baltic –  open for any company, organisation or individual who has shown that it puts sustainability, both socially and/or environmentally, at the forefront of its business operations over the past 12 months*

Click here for the full list of categories.

Independent judges

*Each entry must cover the 12 months from 1 August 2022 to 24 July 2023 and every award is judged by an independent panel of thought leaders and experts from the international industry.

Personality Awards

In addition, the Seatrade Cruise Personality of the Year 2023, sponsored by V. Ships Leisure, will be presented. Seatrade and V. Ships will select the winner based on nominations received. Also, Seatrade Cruise Awards will honour an Outstanding Achievement of the Year, selecting the winner based on nominations received.

Personality nominations must be submitted here.