Cruise Ship Interiors Expo (CSI) will reunite the biggest names in cruise ship interior design for two days of networking, learning, and community-focused events. Make sure you’re registered to attend the show, taking place 10-11 November at Miami Beach Convention Center. There’s a lot happening over the two days – make sure you don’t miss these six things!
Cruise Ship Interiors Design Expo Americas features a whole host of networking opportunities across the two show days. Come together with the community at the Reunion Party the day before the show (9th November, VIPs only, sponsored by MJM Marine, Mivan, and TAIT). On day 1, network over coffee at the Newcomers’ Breakfast hosted by JOI-Design (invitation only); discuss projects over lunch at the Networking Lunch (at the European Pavilion and VIP Networking Lounge); and round off day 1 at the Happy Hour hosted by Cambria and Vistona. On day 2, kick the day off with the Founding Partners Breakfast (invitation only); eat at the Networking Lunch; and pop your head into the Recruitment Hour.
Check out the full itinerary here!
Expert-led Conference Sessions
Cruise Conversations Live, the conference program at CSI, features some of the leading minds in cruise interior design discussing the most important and interesting topics in the industry. The Keynote session on day 1, ‘Design Leadership: We Are One Cruise Industry’, sees Dee Cooper (Virgin Voyages), My Nguyen (Seabourn | Holland America), and Petu Kummala (Carnival) discuss the future of cruise interiors and the guest experience with Greg Walton (Studio DADO). The Keynote session on day 2 focuses on the central discussion of our time – sustainability – and sees Nedgé Louis-Jacques (Tomas Tillberg Design), Bergen Hubert (Cradle to Cradle Products Innovation Institute), and René Dupont (Hammer Carpets) take on ‘The Business Case for Sustainability’.
Don’t miss a session – see the full line up here and plan your day!
The Reunion Party (VIPs only)
This is one we’re very excited for – Cruise Ship Interiors Expo will kick off with The Reunion Party, sponsored by MJM Marine and Mivan, and partnering in production with TAIT. Located at the Ballroom at the Miami Beach Convention Center, and open for VIPs only, the Reunion Party will unite the cruise interiors community for the first time in almost two years. Join us for drinks, networking, and entertainment ahead of the main event.
250+ suppliers under one roof
Across the show floor, Cruise Ship Interiors Expo and Cruise Ship Hospitality Expo will welcome more than 250 world-leading suppliers. These range from flooring, textiles, and furniture, to lighting and art & attractions – if you need anything to do with cruise interiors, you’ll find it on the show floor. Discover the latest products and services from ground-breaking brands, including AROS Marine, Grottini, DSP Doha, Bolidt, KCC Entertainment Design and more. Source the most innovative products for your next project and gain inspiration as you browse a show floor placked with global suppliers.
Happy Hour Drinks Reception
The end of day 1 signals the start of the Happy Hour. A place to relax, socialise, and have a drink, the Happy Hour tops off a busy day of networking and learning, and launches the day into a great evening in Miami Beach. Located on the show floor, the Happy Hour is hosted by Cambria and Vistona.
Cruise Ship Interiors Design Expo Americas always features a whole host of product launches, with exhibitors debuting new products, exciting technologies, brand new lines, and more at the show. Keep an eye out on our blog, LinkedIn, and other social platforms for exhibitors announcing products that they’ll be launching at the show. Sometimes these launches come with demonstrations, so watch the crowds at CSI to make sure you don’t miss a demo!
Find out more about Cruise Ship Interiors Design Expo Americas here.