2013 Conference: Cruising ahead in a competitive environment (Cairns)

The 2013 Cruise Down Under Conference was held on the 11th-13th September in Cairns and continues to be the key cruise industry event in Australia.

Three keynote speakers presented at the conference titled "Cruising ahead in a competitive environment".

John Tercek, Vice President, Commercial and New Business Development for Royal Caribbean Cruises, Ellen Lynch, Director Excursions for Holland America Line and Sarina Bratton, Founder of Orion Expedition Cruises and Entreprenuer provided insights into how we can continue to deliver and expand in a competitive market.

The conference, spronsored by Tourism Queensland, Ports North and Tourism Tropical North Queensland, included a range of plenary sessionas as well as workshops and industry gatherings.

The conference was open to members and non members of CDU and offered the opportunity to further their knowledge of the industry and meet key cruise executives.

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Wednesday, 11 September, 2013 to Friday, 13 September, 2013