The 2019 Seatrade Cruise Awards ceremony will take place at the CLIA Germany Gala Dinner, during Seatrade Europe on 11 September in Hamburg, Germany.
By invitation only, this is the most prestigious event in the cruise calendar and is judged by industry leaders with a wealth of experience and knowledge. The Seatrade Cruise Awards offer recognition in industry categories as well as giving community and personality awards.
This year the judges include Anne Kalosh, the Editor of Seatrade Cruise News, Ingo Soerenson, Area VP for Global Cruise Sales at Oracle and ICE’s very own CEO and Co-Founder, Ian Richardson.
Industry award categories include Destination of the year, Port of the year and Marine Interior Designer of the year – a brand new category for 2019 – and the Personality awards are made up of Seatrade Cruise Personality of the Year and the Seatrade Outstanding Achievement Award 2019.
Seatrade Cruise has witnessed almost 50 years of growth, development and change in the cruise industry, and it is no wonder that their events garner the attention of the most powerful decision makers and influencers in the cruise community. The birthplace of some of the most influential online media channels to the cruise and commercial maritime markets, Seatrade Cruise is truly dedicated to bringing the cruise community together.
We here at ICE are therefore extremely proud to be Principle sponsors of the 2019 Seatrade Cruise Awards, alongside our good friends at Oracle Hospitality. ICE Technology Services provides Managed Services and IT consultancy with a predominant focus on the cruise industry. We have more than 20 years’ worth of experience and our many consultants and engineers combine their own expertise with the most advanced technology available in the market to ensure that our clients achieve their objectives – whatever they may be.
We firmly believe that whilst understanding the needs of our clients is of paramount importance, the actual help and support we give them is the most important part of what we do, and as such we work tirelessly to provide that around-the-clock (24/7).
We are proud to work alongside clients throughout Europe, Australia and the United States, with offices located in London, Tallinn, Melbourne and Miami, and our core values are based upon people, integrity, teamwork, commitment, accountability, quality, adaptability and innovation. We have worked with and continue to work alongside such cruise industry stalwarts as Saga, AMA Waterways, Apt, Hurtigruten, Viking Cruises, Windstar Cruises and many more.
As principle sponsors of the 2019 Seatrade Cruise Awards, we are thrilled to lend our support to such a prestigious event and we very much look forward to seeing you all in Hamburg!