The 2019 conference program was the most highly attended in our entire 35 year history! Ready to relive the experience and gather actionable insights? Keep an eye out for an email from us to download all presentation materials. In the meantime, view, browse and sort the list of conference sessions and show floor programming by pass type, track, and format.
Thomas P. Illes, Cruise Analyst , University Lecturer and Journalist
Thomas P. Illes has been associated with the cruise line industry for over 30 years and is one of the most internationally sought-after shipping analysts, cruise experts and maritime trade journalists. Alongside his journalistic work, he acts as leadership coach and works as an independent business consultant within and outside the shipping industry in the fields of strategy, process optimisation, HR, branding, design, benchmarking and corporate communications. Furthermore, he lectures at a variety of universities and regularly moderates and presents at trade fairs and conferences