Cruise & Ferry Review - Spring/Summer 2021

3 4 MARKETWATCH In-person events set to return in 2021 With widespread vaccine roll-outs growing hopes of a return to normality in the coming year, the events calendar is gradually filling up. CFR highlights some of the must-attend events Seatrade Europe will go ahead as planned in Hamburg on 8-10 September, providing an opportunity for the European cruise community to network, learn from industry leaders and form new partnerships. The show floor will give attendees the opportunity to meet new suppliers in the Newcomer’s Boulevard, while the conference programme will offer discussions across the ocean and river cruising sectors. Seatrade Europe 8-10 September | Hamburg, Germany European Ferry Shipping Summit 2021 22-23 September | Amsterdam, Netherlands This year’s European Ferry Shipping Summit will be centered around the message: “It’s time for change.” The two-day conference in Amsterdam will focus on the strategies and solutions to enhance the commercial performance of ferry operators and ferry ports. Between 200 and 225 delegates are expected to attend the event, which will offer a range of networking opportunities and expert discussions.