MIAMI, Nov. 26, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Delegate and visitor registration for the 2014 Cruise Shipping Miami conference and exhibition are now open. The 30th edition of the premier annual global cruise industry event is scheduled for March 10-13, 2014, at the Miami Beach Convention Center, and online registration is available at this link https://www.compusystems.com/servlet/ar?evt_uid=710.
For those seeking the most personalized service and highest degree of access to cruise line executives and conference speakers, the VIP All-Access Pass provides everything from complimentary valet parking and concierge service to access to all networking events, the VIP/Speakers Lounge and reserved seating at the State of the Industry session.
"We have substantially enhanced the VIP All-Access Pass program as a means of bringing more value to our customers," said Daniel Read, director of UBM Live's Cruise Events Portfolio. "The new VIP Pass provides our guests with a much more robust product offering including unlimited access to more networking events and receptions including the daily VIP Lounge Happy Hours, admission to exclusive workshops, special lunch selections and a whole host of other amenities."
Several additional types of registration provide cost flexibility and varying levels of access to conference sessions, networking functions and the trade show, depending on whether an attendee registers as a conference delegate, exhibitor delegate or visitor.
Registering early can provide significant savings. The Super Early Bird discount provides up to a $500 savings off the on-site registration rate if booked by Dec. 6, 2013. Registering before Jan. 31, 2014, can save $400, while registering between Feb. 1 and March 7, when the price goes up to the on-site rate, saves $300.
Group discounted rates also are available on conference delegate registrations for two or more representatives of the same company.
Cruise Shipping Miami is organized by UBM Live and is exclusively supported by Cruise Lines International Association and Florida-Caribbean Cruise Association to provide a one-stop global resource for cruise lines and their suppliers.
For information about exhibiting or attending, visit http://www.cruiseshippingmiami.com.
WHERE: Miami Beach Convention Center
1901 Convention Center Drive, Miami Beach, FL 33139 USA
MEDIA REGISTRATION: Media credentials are issued to bona fide journalists covering the convention. Review the media policy or request a media registration online at http://www.cruiseshippingevents.com/miami/press/press-room-registration.
MEDIA CONTACT: Buck Banks, 305-461-3300, firstname.lastname@example.org.
CONVENTION CONTACT: UBM Live, 300 American Metro Blvd., Suite 125, Hamilton NJ 08619 USA
Phone: 609-759-4712; fax: 609-759-4774; e-mail: email@example.com
Additional news, information and announcements about Cruise Shipping Miami is available at http://www.cruiseshippingmiami.com. Find Cruise Shipping Miami on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn and on YouTube.
Since 1985 Cruise Shipping Miami has been the premier annual event of the worldwide cruise industry. From a small gathering of 150 cruise industry executives in a hotel meeting room in New York City, Cruise Shipping Miami has grown into a four-day conference and three-day exhibition drawing 11,000 attendees, more than 900 exhibiting companies from 123 countries and over 300 international journalists to become the cruise industry's annual marketplace of ideas, products and services.
Cruise Shipping Miami is exclusively supported by Cruise Lines International Association and Florida-Caribbean Cruise Association.
About UBM Live
UBM Live connects people and creates opportunities for companies across five continents to develop new business, meet customers, launch new products, promote their brands and expand their markets. Through premier brands such as Routes, CPhI, IFSEC, TFM&A, Cruise Shipping Miami, the Concrete Show and many others, UBM Live exhibitions, conferences, awards programs, publications, websites and training and certification programs are an integral part of the marketing plans of companies across more than 20 industry sectors.
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