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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.

Gianni Onorato, Chief Executive Officer , MSC Cruises

Gianni Onorato oversees MSC Cruises' business from its Geneva-based headquarters and reports to the Company's Board of Directors and to its Executive Chairman. With over 30 years' experience in the cruise industry, Mr Onorato has a deep understanding of the cruise business and extensive experience in executive leadership, having served as President of Costa Cruises from 2004 to 2013. Born in Italy, Mr Onorato graduated from Naples' Istituto Orientale in 1983, and then specialised at SDA Bocconi School of Management in Milan and INSEAD in Fontainebleau. Mr Onorato began his career in 1986 at Costa as Food and Beverage Manager before becoming Cruise Product Director. From 1997 he served as Vice President & Cruise Operations Director and was responsible for logistics and provisioning, as well as all activities relating to calls, excursions and hotel operations.