CLIA Europe will also be holding a Leadership Forum in Brussels on 7/8th October. This will consist of a series of presentations and events during which senior cruise representatives and travel industry thought leaders will present the latest thinking on a number of key challenges facing the industry, the plans that we have In place to grow the industry and the ongoing role that CLIA and its partners can play in ensuring that Europe remains a competitive and attractive place in which to do cruise business.
The 2012 Cruise Down Under (CDU) conference, widely considered the foremost cruise industry event in Australia, will take place in Hobart, Tasmania, from August 29th-31st, 2012. http://www.cruisedownunder.com/conferences
The first of these is the CLIA Europe Ports Summit. This has traditionally been held in Brussels prior to the CLIA Europe conference. In future this event will be held in one of our partner ports and will be held this year in September in Barcelona, in the afternoon of Monday, 15th September.