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23 - 26 November 2020|Virtual Conference, Timezone: CET (GMT -2)

CrewConnect Global Virtual. Your Crews, Your conference.

At the Heart of Global Crewing. At the Heart of the Debate.

The industry's most relevant event, connecting the global crewing community to inform and inspire change in recruitment & retention, training & safety at sea, and mental health & well-being.
NEW EVENT FORMAT

CrewConnect Global will be delivered as a fully virtual event in 2020. The event's new digital platform doesn't just imitate the face-to-face interaction you'd have at a physical event – it provides more benefits and adds more value.

CrewConnect Global Highlights for 2020


Seafarers Matter
Seafarers Matter
  • Industry review and road-map to recovery; what will it take
  • Seafarers ARE essential workers, unpacking the crisis
  • Identifying vulnerabilities in the system, lessons and best practices for crew managers
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Path to recovery
Path to recovery
  • The power of problem based learning in developing critical thinking
  • The time for digital is now - training, remote operations and fleet management
  • Leveraging big data, why analytics is a crew manager's best friend
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Leadership matters
Leadership matters
  • A lesson in agility how to build resilience in your organisation
  • The value of innovation particularly in troubled waters
  • Leading with empathy
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CrewConnect Global Awards
CrewConnect Global Awards

At the end of a particularly challenging year, one that has seen a truly remarkable show of dedication, professionalism and resilience on the part of our seafarers and the people who look after them, it is very important to celebrate their efforts and achievements.

Nominations are open until Friday 18 September 2020. Nominate now >>

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CruiseConnect Summit
CruiseConnect Summit

Day 1 and day 2 of the CrewConnect Global virtual agenda will feature sessions specifically designed for the cruise industry operators which will focus on:

  • The impact of COVID-19 on the sector, lessons learned and best practices
  • Reopening services; health & safety considerations, training and how to regain customer trust
  • Crisis prevention and preparedness – outlook for 2021 and beyond
Find out more >>
Call for videos
Call for videos

This year, more than any other, we feel it is important seafarer voices are heard.

We would like to hear from you if you are an active seafarer. Send us a brief video message and we will broadcast it during the plenary sessions at CrewConnect Global. 

Your video can include either a message or question(s) to our audience of crew managers and ship managers, or you can simply share your thoughts on the future of the industry. 

Send your video message

We want to grow our community

The CrewConnect Global community is 500+ strong to date. But, on the advice of our members and supporters, we want to provide more opportunities to diversify and provide a stronger platform for meaningful conversation and opportunities. 

Here's how you can benefit.


Calling all active seafarers
Calling all active seafarers

We are offering a special conference rate to active seafarers to help us get that reality check we all need and steer us in the right direction. So, if you or any of your seafarers are home and would like to join the conference, please email Joanna Crisan to secure your digital pass. 

Check if you are eligible
Limited VIP passes for shipowners and managers
Limited VIP passes for shipowners and managers

Relationship management is a key part of what makes our events so unique and so valuable to our partners. In 2020, ship-owners and ship management companies who are new to the CrewConnect community, attend this event for free as VIP guests.

Check if you are eligible
Maritime organisations and students
Maritime organisations and students

We rely on partnerships with industry organisations and associations to get our message out there and at the same time, to help these bodies offer valuable opportunities for their members. We offer discounted rates for members of associations and organisations who become our media partners. We also offer significantly discounted student rates. 

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THE VIRTUAL EVENT PLATFORM


As we work our way through a period of unprecedented change and uncertainty, making connections and knowledge sharing have become more important than ever before. 

Designed for one of the sectors which has been hit the hardest during the ongoing pandemic, our interactive virtual platform will enable you to connect with the global crewing community, share thoughts and ideas, learn best practice, and create new business opportunities in a time-efficient and cost-effective manner.

Sign up and join us online to hear from the industry leaders who can guide you through these turbulent times.

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Partner with us

Demonstrate thought leadership and stay top of mind in the modern digital landscape. Partnering with us will give you access to an audience unconstrained by traditional travel and time considerations, and provide rich data and analytics to show your impact.

Find out how you can forge relationships and grow your business with one of our bespoke digital packages. 

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