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Frequently asked questions

General questions

Seatrade Maritime CrewConnect 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 CrewConnect Global.

CrewConnect Global 2023 will take place Tuesday 21 November – Thursday 23 November at Sofitel Philippine Plaza Manila, Philippines.

Opening times for CrewConnect Global will be announced soon.

The supplier Expo at CrewConnect Global brings together suppliers and service providers to the crewing industry, including technology, training, administration management, communication solutions and more.

The standard delegate cost to attend CrewConnect Global is £1,428.90*.

*Book before 1st September and save 20% with our early bird rate.

Awards ceremony

As part of the event, the CrewConnect Global Awards provide a wonderful evening of celebration which recognises the people, progress and innovations at the heart of the global crewing community. 

The Awards will take place in the evening of Thursday 23 November at Sofitel Manila. Exact timings will be confirmed soon.

If you or your business operates within the general crewing sector, CrewConnect 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 CrewConnect 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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