CLIA Expects Record Attendance at cruise3sixty in Vancouver

vancouverRegistration is now open for Cruise Lines International Association’s (CLIA) annual cruise3sixty conference and trade show, CLIA reports. The event is now in its 9th year and being held for the second time in Vancouver, Canada from June 19-23.

The cruise industry’s largest travel agency event will see more than 1,200 travel advisors from across the United States, Canadian provinces, and delegations from China, Australia and the United Kingdom, register to participate in the conference, CLIA says.

Started in 2005, cruise3sixty offers educational opportunities for travel advisors including CLIA training and seminars, up to 10 ships available for inspection, hands-on technology training and product updates from CLIA’s 26 member cruise lines. 

Other features of the conference include panel discussions with cruise line executives, a trade show of more than 300 exhibitors and exclusive social, networking and entertainment events, CLIA says.

CLIA’s Hall of Fame gala, one of the highlights of the conference and normally held on the Saturday of cruise3sixty, has been moved to the evening of Friday, June 21.  

Agents interested in registering for cruise3sixty 2013 can visit