Meet the innovators in cruise and ferry technology
The cruise market is flourishing in both river and ocean waters. As cruise vessels and ferries become ever more sophisticated, and the importance of the sector to the economy of key harbour cities increases, Europort is the ideal event to explore innovations and discover future possibilities. It is also a great opportunity to meet up with fellow industry professionals!
Reasons to visit Europort
- Doing business effectively: 46% of the exhibitors are active in the cruise and ferry markets. Take a look at the exhibitor list.
- Meet industry peers: 25% of the visitors are connected to the cruise and ferry sector. Europort offers an opportunity to meet fellow professionals active in this part of the shipping industry.
- Gain new insights: Europort offers a wide variety of conferences, master classes and networking events for specialized sectors such as yours. in collaboration with NMT, Europort will run a special masterclass 'Reducing the carbon footprint of ferries and cruise ships’. The Marine Industry 4.0 Conference will guide you in the world of smart sensors, networked technology, intelligent data analysis, artificial Intelligence, advanced robotics, additive manufacturing, augmented and mixed reality.
Special ships, Smart solutions
With 27,000 professional visitors and over a 1,000 exhibiting companies Europort belongs to the world’s largest maritime meeting places. The exhibition and conference programme is especially dedicated to complex special purpose vessels.
The overarching theme of Europort 2019 is 'special ships, smart solutions’, including an examination of how the ongoing evolution of smart technology is reshaping the future of shipping and shipbuilding. The vital importance of a highly skilled workforce and smart people, as well as the many facets involved in ensuring smart business will also be explored in detail.