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Book before Friday 13 October and save 10%!

From 21 - 23 November, join the global crewing community at
the leading industry conference and networking event.

The leading event for the global crewing community.

Taking place in Manila, the epicentre for crewing, Seatrade Maritime CrewConnect Global brings together the global crewing community.

Featuring an expertly curated agenda, an intimate showcase of crewing service suppliers and the CrewConnect Global Awards, it is the must-attend event of the year for professionals responsible for crewing operations and the wellbeing of seafarers around the world.


Take your pick from from big-picture panel discussions, hands-on workshops and practical breakout sessions.

Tuesday 21 November

We kick off the 24th edition of CrewConnect Global conference with a fundamental question: What major trends we are seeing now require strategy in the next five years? And, how do we prepare and respond?

In this unscripted discussion, three strategists will identify trends, define the strategy and audit of the process

Wednesday 22 November

Expectations and strain on ship management have been accelerated by the pandemic, and post-pandemic by the imperative of energy transition. In this context, a strategic approach to ship management and the relation with seafarers, owners, and authorities becomes crucial. 

Wednesday 23 November

In this session, we turn to an analysis of our Maritime Academies to identify what they are doing to addresses emerging trends and challenges in maritime education, such as technological advancements, sustainability, and diversity.


Delivering for the Seafarer of tomorrow

Tuesday 21 November
Lead by key industry leaders, our opening keynote will explore learning solutions, data insights, upskilling and focused on growth.

What to expect

An unmissable event. Join us for three days of learning, networking and problem-solving opportunities.

New! Discover the CruiseConnect Summit

A new, half-day addition to this year's event. Access industry trends, knowledge and tried-and-tested strategies that will help you stay ahead of developments, during a time when the global cruise market is booming.

Celebrate at the 2023 CrewConnect Awards

A total of six categories are now open for nominations! Our soon-to-be-announced panel of judges will carefully select this winners, which will be revealed at our spectacular gala dinner.

Solutions, services and innovative suppliers

Find the services, solutions and products you didn't know you needed. Meet with some of the best, most innovative suppliers to the crewing industry in the Expo at CrewConnect Global.

Registration now open!

Book before Friday 13 October and beat the price increase.

Seafarers and cadets attend for free

 Contact Zaynab Sharif to discuss your options.

  • Access to the entire conference agenda, including the brand new CruiseConnect Summit
  • All networking events including lunch, refreshment breaks and receptions
  • Access to the online event space to catch up with content on-demand and networking opportunities
  • Post-event access to speaker presentations

Getting here

CrewConnect Global will return to Manila from 21 - 23 November 2023.

Thanks to our Official Travel Partner Qatar Airways and ATPI Marine Travel, you can save money on your Qatar Airways flight to Manila after you register for CrewConnect Global.

"A truly marvellous opportunity."

"An excellent conference which evolves to a higher level each year. The quality of speakers and content is a delight. A truly marvellous opportunity to interact with leaders from the industry."

- Fleet Personal Department Senior Manager
Anglo-Eastern Ship Management Ltd

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