Press Release | June 06, 2018

CLIA, the unified voice and leading authority of the global cruise community, has opened registration for its annual Cruise360 conference .

Cruise Lines International Association (CLIA), the unified voice and leading authority of the global cruise community, has opened registration for its annual Cruise360 conference taking place in Fort Lauderdale, FL, April 1-8, 2019, at the Greater Fort Lauderdale/Broward County Convention Center. 

Cruise360 provides highly rated professional development, multiple networking events, ship inspections and in an in-depth view of current cruise and travel industry trends.  As the largest and official conference of the cruise industry, Cruise360 brings together travel professionals, cruise line representatives, ports & destinations, industry suppliers and CLIA partners for a truly panoramic view of the cruise industry.

“Next year marks 15 years of Cruise360 and it promises to be our most impressive event to date,” said Cindy D'Aoust, president and CEO, CLIA. “We look forward to working with our partners in Fort Lauderdale to continue the success and excitement Cruise360 brings to the city and the cruise industry each year.  Travel professionals can expect a week packed with the professional development, ship inspections, general sessions and networking that have made Cruise360 the must-attend industry event for the past 15 years.”

Early bird pricing is available until June 29, 2018 and is open to CLIA Members for $199 and non-members for $369. The rate for CLIA Members rises to $249 starting June 30, 2018. For more information on how to become a CLIA Member, please visit

To register for Crusie360, and learn more, please visit

About Cruise Lines International Association (CLIA) – One Industry, One Voice

Cruise Lines International Association (CLIA) is the world’s largest cruise industry trade association, providing a unified voice and leading authority of the global cruise community. The association has 15 offices globally with representation in North and South America, Europe, Asia and Australasia. CLIA supports policies and practices that foster a safe, secure, healthy and sustainable cruise ship environment for the more than 25 million passengers who cruise annually and is dedicated to promote the cruise travel experience. The CLIA Community is comprised of the world’s most prestigious ocean, river and specialty cruise lines; a highly trained and certified travel agent community; and cruise line suppliers and partners, including ports & destinations, ship development, suppliers and business services. The organization’s mission is to be the unified global organization that helps its members succeed by advocating, educating and promoting for the common interests of the cruise community. For more information, visit or follow Cruise Lines International Association on CLIA Facebook and Twitter pages.

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