Thank you to all of our 2018 Sponsors for an amazing event!

Conference Program Scheduler

NOTE: This is the 2018 schedule for reference only. The 2019 schedule will be released later this year.

View, browse and sort the ever-growing list of sessions by pass type, track, and format. With this Session Scheduler, you can build your schedule in advance and access it during the show via export or with the Mobile App, once live. Sessions do fill up and seating is first come, first serve, so arrive early to sessions that you would like to attend.

Luxury Travel Brand Case Studies

Location: Palm Ballroom B
Pass Type: VIP All Access Pass, Conference Pass, Cruise Line Pass, Speaker Pass - Get your pass now!
Session Type: Conference Session
Sectors: Design & Ship Interiors, Destinations, Entertainment & Amusements, Environmental & Health, Food & Beverage, Hotel Operations, Information Technology, Retail / Retail Services, Safety & Security, Ship Equipment, Shipyards, Shipbuilding & Refurbishment, Wellness, Ship Services
Recording: TBD

Sponsored by Tahiti Tourisme

We have entered a new age of luxury travel, where luxury is curated, real-time and experience-led. A recent industry study reported that 58 percent of luxury travel agents reported an increase in booking luxury travel in 2017. With luxury travel on a steady upswing, there has never been a better time to hear from leading luxury brands on the future of luxury travel. In at two part segment, gain insights on upcoming launches of luxury experiences that promise to captivate and amaze even the savviest of travelers.

Part I- The Luxury Conundrum

Deborah Frank, Former Executive Managing Editor, Departures

Roberto Martinoli, CEO, Silversea Cruises
Rick D. Meadows, President, Seabourn
Edie Rodriquez, Americas Brand Chairman & Corporate Special Advisor, Ponant Cruises

Part II- Designing Luxury Cruising for the Future

Deborah Frank, Former Executive Managing Editor, Departures


John Delaney, President, Windstar Cruises
Josh Leibowitz, Senior Vice President, Cunard North America & Chief Strategy Officer, Carnival Corporation & PLC
Beth Neuman, CEO and President, Starboard Cruise Services