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23 - 25 November 2020|Sofitel Philippine Plaza Manila,Manila

Your Crews, Your conference.

At the Heart of Global Crew Supply. At the Heart of the Debate. Making Manpower Matter. For 21 Years.


And that's a wrap! Thank you to all speakers, sponsors, partners, and attendees for making CrewConnect Global 2019 the success it was! 

For more information about the 2020 event watch this space.

What was new for CrewConnect Global 2019?

Portfolio Manager for Crewing & Containers at Informa connect, Joanna Crisan, tells us what to expect from CrewConnect Global 2019. From the CrewConnect Global Awards, to the CruiseConnect Summit, and for the first time in Manila, the Women In Shipping event.

2019 highlights

We put together an action-packed programme designed to tackle the issues you told us matter most to you.

Six reasons why people attend the world's largest and most influential event for the marine HR community:

CrewConnect Global Awards

After a successful launch last year, CrewConnect Global Industry Awards is back this year! Join us for an evening of excellence on 20 November 2019!

Nominations close 22 September 2019.

Find out more >>
CruiseConnect Summit – the enhanced experience

On 21 November 2019, global cruise industry leaders  will gather together to discuss issues of critical importance, such as crew supply, specialisation of service, smart recruiting and training strategies and plenty more.

Learn more about the summit >>
Are you VIP material?

To celebrate 21 years of CrewConnect, we are offering a limited number of free VIP passes to senior representatives from ship owners and ship managers for both CrewConnect and CruiseConnect. 

Free places are filling up fast so if you would like to attend as our guest, please email Claudia on 

Apply for your pass now >>
Exceptional networking opportunities

With over 500 delegates, over 80 high caliber speakers, three days of invaluable insight and unmatched networking opportunities, this event is simply not to be missed! The entire industry will be there – will you? 

Meet the CrewConnect Global 2018 attendees >>
Effective manpower solutions

Meet your supply chain to talk recruitment, crew management, ship management, VR, simulation, e-learning, MET material and training facilities.

Discover solutions >>
NEW for 2019 – Women in Shipping Summit

Join us on 18 November for the first ever Women in Shipping Summit!  

EXPLICITLY, NOT EXCLUSIVELY FOR WOMEN – the first event 100% dedicated to professional development for women in the maritime industry!

Find out more >>

CrewConnect Global in numbers

Crewing professionals from 40+ maritime nations
Global experts discussing 30+ manpower topics
Exhibitors offering innovative solutions to your crewing and training needs

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Bronze Sponsor

Conference Bag Sponsor

VIP and Speaker Registration Lounge

Welfare and Corporate Social Responsibility Award Sponsor