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CMA Shipping
38th Annual Expo & Conference
March 21-23, 2023Hilton Stamford | Connecticut, USA

The Countdown is on!

Join the leaders shaping the future of the maritime industry

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


The CMA Shipping 2023 has been released. Join us for a 3-day packed agenda that will discuss Collaboration for Transition!

About CMA Shipping

3 Day Conference Agenda

Our interactive Conference IS well known for its high-profile thought-leaders and in-depth discussion points. 

For our 37th edition our key topics included State of the Industry, Decarbonization & Alternative Energy, Freight Markets, Digitalization, Finance, Salvage & Wreck Removal, Integrated Logistics and Finance.

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 was 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


Cameron Mitchell

Isle of Man Ship Registry

“I was delighted to attend CMA 2022, an event that will now become a permanent fixture in our Maritime calendar. May we wish friends old and new every success in 2022 and beyond.”


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.