Hospitality in a Whole New Light

Our must-see new pavilion for 2019, take your onboard accomodations to the next level in the Promenade — the beating heart of the Hotel Operations and Concessions Neighborhood. Get ready for showstopping presentations, groundbreaking products and networking events as productive as they are fun!

Novel Design

Modeled after an outdoor marketplace, The Promenade is bustling with activity, featuring cooking demos, presentations, receptions, meetings and more all week long.

Captivating Center Stage

At the heart of The Promenade you'll find the central lounge, where cisitors learn firsthand how to delight passengers of all stripes through interactive demonstrations, live tastings, dynamic panels and sessions, all free to attend!

Rewarding Conversations

These events provide a valuable opportunity for cruise line executives, distributors, and influential buyers to network and engage with the rising stars and thought leaders of Hotel Operations & Concessions.

Vanguard Vendors

Surrounding the central lounge are key vendors chosen specifically for their unique offerings. Sample your way around the room and discover the future of modern cruise hospitality.

Featured Sessions

Cruising Culinary Corner

Tuesday 9 April 2019 | 12:30pm – 1pm

Culinary options onboard are more sophisticated than ever. As cruise lines turn to experienced chefs and partnerships, we are seeing a wider range of options incorporating more local, fresh and healthy ingredients. Come see, learn about and experience the latest dishes to tantalize cruisers’ taste buds during this interactive cooking demonstration.

Mark Zeller, Brand Performance Director, MSC Cruises 
Giovanni Guido, F&B Director, MSC Cruises 

 

Mixology

Wednesday 10 April 2019 | 3:30pm – 4pm

We can’t reveal this event’s details just yet, but it’s safe to say this is one you don’t want to miss!

Show and Tell

Interested in participating in the 2019 Promenade programming? Pitch us your idea and we’ll be sure to evaluate it.