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Crew Connect Global Awards are back! Take your pick from six free-to-enter categories.


Your questions, answered

General questions

Seatrade Maritime Crew Connect Global is the industry-leading conference for professionals actively involved in global crewing operations.

The event brings together shipowners, ship managers, crewing agents, training academies, maritime authorities, and other sectors to discuss the most pressing issues facing the global crewing industry today.

Expertly curated by some of the industry's leading thought leaders and personalities, the agenda at Seatrade Maritime CrewConnect Global address the key trends, challenges and opportunities that are shaping the future of crewing.

You may sometimes also see the event referred to simply as Crew Connect Global.

Seatrade Maritime Crew Connect Global 2024 will take place 12 - 14 November at Shangri-La The Fort, Manila - The Philippines.

Your badge and lanyard will be waiting for you at the event registration desk..

The 2024 exhibitor list will be revealed soon.

Awards ceremony

The Crew Connect Global Awards provide a wonderful evening of celebration and recognise the people, progress and innovations at the heart of the global crewing community. It is part of Seatrade Maritime Crew Connect Global.

The 2024 Awards will take place in the evening of Thursday 14 November. Timings will be sent to those who have booked to attend.

If you or your business operates within the general crewing sector, Crew Connect Global Awards is open to you. 


So long as your entry meets the criteria for the category you want to enter, then there is no limit.

Entries are judged by an independent panel of distinguished industry leaders.

The judging panel will be looking for excellence, innovation and role models in an industry keeping pace with change occurring at unparalleled speed.

Health and safety

Seatrade Maritime Crew Connect Global is backed by Informa AllSecure guidelines, which ensures that your health and safety is protected throughout your event experience.

From enhanced cleaning to carefully thought-out distancing measures, you can enjoy the event with confidence.

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