Industry professionals attended the Seatrade Cruise Global which unites 11,000 attendees on March 5-8th at the Fort Lauderdale Convention Center. The show offered much to learn about the Cruise Industry by offering over 25 sessions discussing the state of the global cruise industry and the latest trends. Keynote speakers presented on the emerging trends and future business forecast that has been analyzed by some of the best minds on Wall Street. See below some of the industry highlights from the show.
The top story at the event was for the Cruise Industry to be more empathetic and sensitive to the international ports concerns of over-tourism and destination degradation. There is going to be a stronger effort made to ensure guests know the culture and the people of the cruise ships’ destinations. There is a strong push for doing tourism in a better way, how do you protect the environment, education.
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