Where Global Cruise Meets in Asia Pacific

With 10+ hours worth of networking opportunities, build your contact list by connecting with cruise line executives, buyers and key decision-makers in attendance - only at Seatrade Cruise Asia Pacific.

Networking Opportunities at Seatrade Cruise Asia Pacific 2023

Welcome Reception

Date: Tuesday, 24 October
Time: 18:00 - 20:00
Venue: Main Ballroom, JW Marriott Hotel

Join us for the Welcome Reception at JW Marriott Hotel to celebrate the opening of Seatrade Cruise Asia Pacific.

Networking Reception at Ocean Terminal Deck

Date: Wednesday, 25 October
Time: 18:15 - 20:15
Venue: Ocean Terminal Deck

The Networking Reception will be held at the Ocean Terminal Deck which is located at the rooftop of the Ocean Terminal. Guests can enjoy a breathtaking 270-degree panoramic view of Victoria Harbour and one of the best sunset and evening views in Hong Kong.

Ocean Terminal is a venerable cruise terminal which has been used by many leading cruise lines in the past years. It is a terminal loved by cruise passengers due to its excellent location. Situated next to a shopping centre, Ocean Terminal
is at the heart of Tsim Sha Tsui and is close to Hong Kong’s landmarks, such as
the Avenue of Stars, Tsim Sha Tsui Promenade, Clock Tower and the Star Ferry

Networking Reception at Hong Kong Wine & Dine Festival

Date: Thursday, 26 October
Time: 17:00 – 20:00
Venue: Central Harbourfront

Organised by the Hong Kong Tourism Board, the Hong Kong Wine and Dine Festival is making a spectacular return to the Central Harbourfront after a five-year hiatus.

Set against the breathtaking Victoria Harbour skyline, the city’s signature mega-event offers a sensational outdoor wine and dine experience. Guests will be able to browse through 300 booths featuring global food and wine offerings. There will also be a range of interactive workshops for all ages. Wine and Dine Festival will definitely be a perfect occasion for wine and food lovers to taste around town while enjoying the stunning views of Victoria Harbour.

Shuttle service is available for attendees from the venue to JW Marriott Hotel starting from 19:30. View the schedule and pick-up location here.

Morning Jog

Date: Thursday, 26 October
Time: 7:30 - 8:30

Before day 2 of the conferences begins, join us for a relaxing morning jog alongside the Harbour Front to take in the views of beautiful Hong Kong and re-energise yourself for another day of excellent content.

Networking Breakfast

(exclusive to cruise line executives)

Date: Thursday, 26 October
Time: 8:00 - 9:00
Venue: JW Marriott Hotel | Rooms Admiralty & The Peak (next door to the conference sessions)

Join us for a networking opportunity to connect with destinations and suppliers exhibiting at the event's Pop Up Display Zone. Start your day with a cup of coffee, fresh pastries and fruitful conversations.

Simply complete the form by 24 October and our team will reach out with more information closer to the time.

What Else is On?

Pre-book Your Meetings

For the first time at Seatrade Cruise Asia Pacific, we’re bringing you a meeting scheduling tool to arrange onsite meetings with relevant cruise buyers ahead of the show.

Fill out your profile and use our robust AI-powered search engine to find the most relevant matches for you. Once registered, you will receive an invitation email from our meeting platform provider – look out for the email and don’t forget to check your spam folder too.

Special Performance by the Hong Kong Dance Company

Wednesday 25 October, 9:00 | Main Ballroom

Nurtured in China's cultural tradition combined with contemporary art's creativity, Hong Kong Dance Company strives to impress the world with the Chinese dance of Hong Kong character. HKDC weaves traditional and contemporary arts into its novel choreography for the 2023/24 Dance Season, with inspirations from Chinese philosophy, martial arts, Nüshu (“women’s script”), Lingnan culture and historical figures. These performative endeavours resonate with the profound history of Chinese culture, creating a compelling experience of transcenDANCE that is uniquely seen in the city of Hong Kong.

FAM Trips

(exclusive to cruise line executives)

Seatrade Cruise Asia Pacific and Hong Kong Tourism Board are delighted to invite you to take part in carefully sourced regional FAM trips pre and post-event. Simply complete a short information collection form and a member of our team will reach out with more information.