UBM headlines Cruise Shipping Asia-Pacific conference with lifetime achievement award


ASIA – Organiser UBM’s third edition of its Cruise Shipping Asia-Pacific conference and tradeshow will include an award to recognise someone who played a significant role in developing the cruise industry in the region.
The two-day event, which takes place on 8-10 October 2013 at Marina Bay Sands Convention Centre in Singapore, provides an opportunity for the industry to to assess the pace and direction of growth in the world’s newest and growing cruise sector.
This year the event features the first Rama Rebbapragada award for the outstanding contribution to the cruise industry in Asia, in memory of Rama Reppapragada, who was instrumental in bringing recognition of the Asia-Pacific cruise market’s potential to Western cruise companies.
The conference element is led by a panel of regional and international industry experts providing insights into Asia’s burgeoning cruise market.
Cruise Shipping Asia-Pacific has exclusive support from Cruise Lines International Association, the global association for the industry.
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