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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.

Bill PanoffChairman and CEOPPI 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.