Sponsors


 

Fincantieri is one of the world’s largest shipbuilding groups, global Italian leader in cruise ship design, reference player in all high-tech shipbuilding industry sectors, from naval to offshore vessels, from high-complexity ferries to mega yachts, as well as production of systems and component equipment for mechanical and electrical segments, from cruise ship interiors solutions, electronic and software systems, to infrastructures and maritime constructions, as well as after-sales services.

With over 230 years of history and more than 7,000 ships built, Fincantieri maintains its know-how, expertise, and management centres in Italy, here employing 10,000 workers and creating around 90,000 jobs, which double worldwide thanks to a production network of 18 shipyards operating in four continents and with over 20,000 employees.


With 160 years of experience, RINA is a multinational company that helps clients build strong successful businesses. In addition to the provision of classification, statutory certification, and technical advisory services, we deliver value added services to the cruise industry and are rated among the top performing Classification Societies, both by the Paris MOU and the Tokyo MOU.


P.L. Ferrari & Co Srl is the oldest and largest specialist P&I broker in the world, now part of the Lockton Group of Companies. We have direct access to all P&I Clubs and commercial insurers, placing P&I insurance for over 4,300 ships each year. Our 112 person-strong, multilingual family across our nine offices is dedicated to providing a 360° service, tailored to the unique needs of each of our clients; including consultancy, programme design, insurance placement, documentation, accounting, claims, contract review and advice. We produce industry-leading publications and market analysis for the industry as a whole and individual clients. There is no broker in the world that can offer what P.L. Ferrari delivers.


Wärtsilä is a world leader in marine technology. With an extensive portfolio of innovative and integrated products and solutions, Wärtsilä delivers efficiency, reliability, flexibility, and environmental sustainability to enhance the business of its customers. As our industry enters a new era of innovation and unprecedented efficiency, Wärtsilä is using high levels of connectivity and digitalisation to bring value and optimisation to all marine applications. Operational efficiency and the smooth running of the ship’s machinery and systems is critical to creating a positive passenger experience. To support this critical objective Wärtsilä offers asset performance based agreements that ensure efficiency and reduced operating costs.


Global Ports Holding Plc (GPH) is the world's largest cruise port operator with an established presence in the Caribbean, Mediterranean and Asia-Pacific regions. Established in 2004, Global Ports Holding holds a unique position in the cruise port landscape, positioning itself as the world’s leading cruise port brand. Operating 26 cruise ports in 14 countries, GPH provides services for 15 million passengers annually. GPH operates ports that include a different range of major cruise hubs such as Barcelona and Singapore, to high-traffic marquee ports such as Nassau and Antigua. Its network of award-winning ports and terminals allow GPH to transfer best practices to its subsidiaries, offering its customers and their passengers leading levels of service tailored to their needs, delivered with leading standards of safety, security and performance worldwide. At the same time, with an ‘all stakeholder’ philosophy, GPH brings a mindful approach to the development and promotion of its ports’ destinations, as well as contribute to the development of the cruise industry.


Campari Group is a major player in the global spirits industry, with a portfolio of over 50 premium and super premium brands, spreading across Global, Regional and Local priorities. Global Priorities, the Group’s key focus, include Aperol, Appleton Estate, Campari, SKYY, Wild Turkey e Grand Marnier. The Group was founded in 1860 and today is the sixth-largest player worldwide in the premium spirits industry. It has a global distribution reach, trading in over 190 nations around the world with leading positions in Europe and the Americas. The Group’s growth strategy aims to combine organic growth through strong brand building and external growth via selective acquisitions of brands and businesses. Headquartered in Sesto San Giovanni, Italy, Campari Group owns 22 plants worldwide and has its own distribution network in 22 countries. The Group employs approximately 4,000 people. The shares of the parent company, Davide Campari-Milano N.V. (Reuters CPRI.MI - Bloomberg CPR IM), have been listed on the Italian Stock Exchange since 2001.


It is not possible to tell the story of the company without introducing the Martini family that first harboured the dream that led to this great oenological adventure, then turned it into a reality through courage and hard work, and finally allowed it to fly high thanks to its great strength and ambitions. Three generations of Martini connected by a tireless passion for wine are the engine that has driven today’s success. Secondo, the founder, alongside the great Laura; Gianni the president today, and the company’s soul since the 70s; and Eleonora that has brought young and enthusiastic energy into her work dedicated to renewing the company’s image and its relationship with the land. Three visions and three different approaches that share the love for winemaking and great success.


With over 120 experts and five headquarters in Italy and Germany, CBA is a legal and tax firm with a European and international vision that has been consolidating over the years thanks to the competencies of its experts and its strong bilateral relationships with international legal firms. Thanks to this, CBA acts competently at a global level, paying particular attention to the high quality of its services at local level.


Born in 1992 in Genoa, Trumpy Tours provides ground services and excursions for cruise ships. Hugo Trumpy and the Costa family, anticipating the growth of cruise tourism in the Mediterranean and thanks to their ten-year experience, contributed to the growth of the company’s success, driven today by Federico Costa, CEO Giovanni Costa, President and Kielland family Constantly present in the Board of Directors. From generation to generation, Management Trumpy has managed to create a consolidated team, which offers and manages, port for port, unique experience for customers around the world.


AP Companies is an international medical assistance company, founded in 1997, specialized in emergency and planned medical treatment, acting as a global medical partner for major cruise lines. We provide shore side medical appointments for the crew members in the ports of call and long-term medical treatment in their home countries. Apart from that, we support cruise lines with Biomed projects, Pre employment and Re employment medical examinations, Covid-19 testing, Evacuation and Repatriation and any other health related projects. AP Companies operates 24/7 all over the world ensuring prompt and effective customer service through the wide global network of more than 43000 providers and suppliers, flexible to meet and exceed any expectations our customers might have.


Cemar Agency Network, Port Agents, Tour & Ground Operators, Customs & Logistics agents, whose Head office is based in Genova, has a network spanning more than 72 ports in Italy underpins the company’s success of 45 years in the Cruise industry.
Our story  made of client-focused ethos progress, business sustainability and especially amid fast-changing and challenging market conditions is surely testament to company service values, industry maturity, and adaptability.
Client-focused ship services: Understanding shipowner requirements and expectations then making them our core responsibility is what truly allows us to provide tailor-made, effective solutions. Focus is always on striking a balance between cost-efficiency and quality, achieved by implementing established procedures and new port procedures, as well as embracing operating flexibility.


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