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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.

Polar and Expedition Cruising Stewardship

Moderator:
Panelists:
  • Nicolas Dubreuil (Director of Expedition Cruises and Corporate Expedition Leader, Ponant)
  • Lisa E. Kelley (Head of Operations, International Association of Antarctica Tour Operators)
  • Capt. Ben Lyons (Chief Executive Officer, Expedition Voyage Consultants)
Location: Floridian Ballroom
Pass Types: VIP All Access Pass, Conference Pass, Cruise Line Pass, Speaker Pass, Exhibitor Pass, Show Floor Only Pass - Get your pass now!
Session Type: Safety & Security Symposium
Sector: Safety & Security
Recording: TBD

Expedition cruising in remote areas brings unique opportunities and responsibilities for safeguarding and preserving both natural and cultural resources. In this session, we will discuss:
• Expedition operations and planning
• Benefits and challenges associated with visiting small/remote destinations
• Remote area waste management, pollution prevention, and response
• Cultural sensitivity
• Crew training