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Former Department Of Homeland Security Chief Of Staff Paul Rosen To Speak At Seatrade Cruise Global 2017 Safety And Security Symposium

Seatrade Cruise Global announces Paul Rosen, Department of Homeland Security Chief of Staff during the Obama administration, will be a panelist at the upcoming inaugural Seatrade Cruise Global Safety and Security Symposium.  A new addition in programming for 2017, the symposium will take place 14-16 March 2017 in the Floridian Ballroom of the Fort Lauderdale Broward County Convention Center. Rosen will share his knowledge and expertise on a variety of topics including cybersecurity from his tenure at the Department of Homeland Security.

Seatrade Cruise Global 2017 Names Mercy Ships As Non-Profit Partner

 Seatrade Cruise Global, the leading global business-to-business event for the cruise industry, announces Mercy Ships as its non-profit partner for 2017. Benefitting the groundbreaking non-profit, Seatrade Cruise Global is donating a portion of proceeds from the Professional Woman in Cruise Brunch and a matching contribution for each customer insight survey gathered at Seatrade Cruise Global, March 13-16 2017.

This Spring, It's All About Puerto Rico

Getting to Puerto Rico is as easy as finding something delightful to do. With sunny weather year-round, Puerto Rico is always buzzing with activities for everyone. Puerto Rico has the largest and busiest Caribbean home port, receiving over 1.5 million visitors every year. The heart of cruise activity is Old San Juan, home to historic forts, museums and iconic cobblestone streets that invite you to discover restaurants, shops, music and a vibrant nightlife.

Seatrade Cruise Global 2017 Announces State of the Global Cruise Industry Panel Details

Seatrade Cruise Global, the leading global business-to-business event for the cruise industry, in partnership with Cruise Lines International Association (CLIA) and the Florida Caribbean Cruise Association (FCCA), announces the 2017 State of the Global Cruise Industry participants. This year's panel, featuring executives from the world's leading cruise lines, will take on a new format moderated by CNBC Reporter Susan Li. It will once again be held in Port Everglades Terminal Four, adjacent to the Greater Fort Lauderdale Broward County Convention Center.

The Next Ten Years: Five Trends to Watch

By J. J. Lewis, Marketscope Global, marketscopeglobal.com
Watch out hotels, because the cruise industry is about take over.  With more activities than ever before and emerging marine technologies, the cruise industry is taking off.  Check out what a glimpse into the next 10 years looks like for the industry.

The Cruise Industry Expands as New Build Trend Continues

By Seatrade Cruise Global Staff
A snapshot of a busy year in new builds has shipyards in overdrive. Let’s look back on 2016 and look to 2017. No slowdown in sight. 

Is Your Cyber Security Ship Shape?

By Ian Richardson, CEO, ICE ICT
Cyber security is a hot topic right now across many industries. With the recent guidelines issued by the major industry associations, cruise companies are having to revisit, or in many cases develop, their methods for preventing security breaches. However, it is a daunting task, and in many cases reading through the guidelines issued can raise more concerns for many companies.

5 Things You Need To Know About Fort Lauderdale

Fort Lauderdale is more than just a place where Seatrade Cruise Global held.  Take a look at all of what Fort Lauderdale has to offer you. 

Seatrade Cruise Global Keynote Stage Set for State of the Global Cruise Industry

The State of the Global Cruise Industry keynote at Seatrade Cruise Global is a highlight on the calendar for all executives in the maritime world.  Always raising the bar on the highly-anticipated panel, the Seatrade Cruise Global programming team has once again lined up an unrivaled group of CEOs to take the stage on Tuesday, March 14. The State of the Global Cruise Industry will once again set the course for the cruise industry’s premier global business-to-business event taking place at Port Everglades Terminal Four, adjacent to the Greater Fort Lauderdale Broward County Convention Center.