World Cruise Tourism Summit

T he cruise industry is one of the fastest growing categories in the leisure travel market. Since1980 the industry has experienced an average annual passenger growth rate of approximately 7.2% per annum with a current annual market worth of $40 billion.

Cruise tourism is a booming sector in the travel industry and from a tourists' standpoint is often viewed as an opportunity to test multiple destinations on the same trip. This creates significant backward linkage benefits for the host destination.

The event is a world first in this format. No other international event welcomes the global cruise tourism policymakers and deal makers, all in one place at the same time.

Participation offers exhibitors access to hard to reach international buyers and delegates who can both support existing sales channels whilst offering fast track access to the worlds largest untapped cruise tourism source markets.

Who will Visit?

Key buyers from all of the top international cruise tourism source markets including:

  • Germany
  • Italy
  • UK
  • Scandinavia
  • USA
  • Untapped markets including China, India, Malaysia and Indonesia
  • International cruise line operators
  • Qualified buyers working in the cruise industry
  • National and international sea port
  • Cruise lines, international associations
  • Hotels and airlines
  • Travel agents
  • Tourism boards and port authorities
  • Industry professionals attending the inspirational educational programs delivered in the plenary seminar sessions and sector workshops on the show floor

Who will exhibit?

  • International cruise line operators
  • Qualified buyers working in the cruise industry
  • National and international sea ports
  • Cruise lines international associations
  • Hotels and airlines
  • Travel agents
  • Tourism boards and port authorities

Benefits of Exhibiting:

  • Network with the largest global gathering of hosted international cruise tourism facilitators
  • Host pre-arranged meetings with the world's top cruise tourism buyers
  • Sell your products and services to international cruise tourism professionals exclusively interested in developing new opportunities
  • Interact with key buyers in the multiple informal social gatherings exclusively available to exhibitors
  • Maximise your potential future business opportunities in this world first business forum
  • Generate new revenue streams in this booming tourism sector

To Particpate

There are various participation options available including space only, shell scheme and upgraded stand options in addition to a variety of sponsorship opportunities designed to maximise your presence at the event.

Our team is on hand to offer advice and solutions to meet any specific requirements you may have.

To book your stand and sponsorship opportunities please email Andy Buchanan on andy@cactievents.com or call +971 (4) 360 3109