View, browse and sort the list of conference sessions and show floor programming by pass type, track, and format. With this Schedule Builder, you can build your schedule in advance of the event and access it during the show via export or with the Official Mobile App. Seating is first come, first serve, so please arrive early to sessions that you would like to attend. Sessions are subject to change.
Bill Panoff, Chairman and CEO, PPI Group
From his early days as a cruise ship entertainer to his later success as a cruise industry insider, nobody knows cruising better than Bill Panoff. As CEO of PPI Group and editor-in-chief of Porthole Cruise Magazine, which recently celebrated its 23rd anniversary and expanded its online presence, Bill is uniquely positioned to bring his following the ins and outs of modern cruising. Along with growing PPI Group into a successful custom publishing business, Panoff has expanded PPI Group’s endeavors in digital marketing and advertising with an emphasis on cruise and luxury. Panoff attributes his success to hard work, an intimate knowledge of the cruise business and a desire to make significant contributions to the travel industry.