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CMA Shipping
37th Annual Expo & Conference
March 29-31, 2022Hilton Stamford | Connecticut, USA


Connecting the North American shipping community worldwide

3 Day Conference // Commodore Gala Dinner // Exceptional Networking // Free Expo Hall

Sponsorship & exhibition opportunities for March are available!

Make sure you're seen at the 37th edition of CMA Shipping by contacting us today to secure your package this Spring.

About CMA Shipping

Conference Agenda Themes Released!

Our interactive Conference IS well known for its high profile thought-leaders and in-depth discussion points. This year our key topics will include State of the Industry, Decarbonization & Alternative Energy, Freight Markets, Digitalization, Finance, Salvage & Wreck Removal, Integrated Logistics and Finance. 

Check out the early confirmed speakers and agenda themes online to see what's in-store this March. 

Stay tuned as our full agenda will be announced imminently!

Free-to-attend 80+ Supplier Expo

Meet 80+ world class exhibitors on the expo floor and explore the latest solutions & technology in the maritime industry. 

The expo hall will showcase leading technology, maritime equipment, fuel and lubricant, safety and sustainability suppliers, ship repair, navigation and communication, software solutions, energy, salvage and emergency response solutions providers, insurers, and maritime recruiters.

Sponsorship & Exhibition Opportunities

Business is all about people. CMA Shipping brings together the full spectrum of the maritime industry. Take a sponsorship or exhibition package to demonstrate your thought leadership and align your brand with innovative content.

We have a wide range of sponsorship, exhibition and branding opportunities for the event - all complemented by pre-event digital opportunities. 

Contact us today to reserve your package and find out more.

The Commodore Award

Passing the hat and enjoying an evening of entertainment and good humor at the annual Commodore Award Gala Dinner is the pinnacle of the CMA event. The 2022 Commodore Award will be presented to Mr. Gary Vogel, Chief Executive Officer of Eagle Bulk Shipping Inc.,  on Thursday, March 31 at the Gala Dinner marking the conclusion of the annual Connecticut Maritime Association conference and expo.

The Award is given each year to a person in the international maritime industry who has contributed to the growth and development of the industry.

Global Maritime Club

Join our private network for maritime leaders! Global Maritime Club is a private membership club connecting senior leaders from across the global shipping industry.

What's more? Selected senior management representing ship owners, ship operators and ship management can attend CMA Shipping for free as VIP guests. Contact us today to become a member.

CMA Membership

CMA Shipping is brought to you by the Connecticut Maritime Association (The CMA). The CMA are a non-for-profit organisation with a long history of supporting shipping professionals through all stages of their careers. 

All CMA members are entitled to a discount to attend the conference. If you would like to find out more about CMA membership and how it can benefit you, please click the link below.  

Previous Attendee Companies


Attendee Safety

CMA Shipping will be organised in accordance with Informa’s AllSecure health and safety standard. As the world’s leading events’ organiser, Informa has developed a detailed set of enhanced measures to provide the highest levels of hygiene and safety at its events, providing everyone with reassurance and confidence they are participating in a safe and controlled environment.

When you join our event, you can expect to see that health and safety is a priority, and that a range of measures are in place to ensure everyone involved is able to enjoy a safe, hygienic, productive and high-quality organised event experience. All Informa events will be run according to official government and local authority guidance in the first instance, as well as any venue or location-specific regulations. In addition, all Informa events will follow the ten Informa AllSecure priority commitments. Wherever applicable and possible, our events will also apply the fuller range of standards and guidelines described in the Informa AllSecure guidebook.


CMA Shipping is brought to you by the Connecticut Maritime Association. CMA membership will give you a host of benefits including members meetings. To find out more about joining CMA please click on the button below.



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