Sponsors & Supporters - Cruise Ship Interiors Expo Europe

Strategic Partners


From the publishers of Sleeper (Global Hotel Design) and Supper (Global Hotel F&B), Starboard is a new publication covering the design and development of mobile forms of hospitality. Where Sleeper focuses on static hotels, Starboard concentrates primarily on cruise ships, but also other mobile forms of hospitality such as sleeper trains, riverboats, airplanes and the forthcoming advent of space shuttles. Starboard will provide the industry with development and investment news; previews of projects in the pipeline; new vessel launches and their design concepts; and the product supply chain that caters specifically to this sector. Issue 1 can be viewed online here: https://issuu.com/mondiale/docs/starboard_issue1

Passenger Ship Interior Refurbishment Review

Published annually, Passenger Ship Interior & Refurbishment Review gets to the heart of effective onboard interior solutions and the impact these have on passenger experience.

In a booming passenger ship sector, this magazine reviews how the latest trends inspire designers to create innovative interiors that influence investment decisions.

Key industry leaders discuss the design challenges and successes of their newbuild and refurbishment projects from initial concept, through outfit and delivery.

The magazine is a must read for executives and decision-makers helping them to stay abreast of the latest interior developments, trends and projects.

This is a supplement to Passenger Ship Technology.

Cruise & Ferry

International Cruise & Ferry Review magazine was first launched in the early 1990s and since then has become a trusted and reliable source for news on the passenger shipping industry. In 2011, the title was acquired by Tudor Rose, whose investments have built on the strong foundation, transforming the brand into the definitive resource for decision makers in the cruise and ferry industries.

Association Partners

The British Contract Furnishing Association

The British Contract Furnishing Association (BCFA) is the British association for manufacturers, suppliers and designers to the contract furnishings and design industry, covering the full spectrum of interior products. We are proud to be an accredited Department for International Trade Challenge Partner. Our 250+ members represent the very best in innovative design, service, quality and value and are suppliers, both in the UK and globally, to a wide variety of sectors including cruise, hotels, hospitality, office, healthcare and education.

BCFA members are accredited to make sure they reach the highest standards of manufacturing, customer services and financial stability. All members follow the BCFA code of conduct and promote original design. The BCFA encourages British manufacturers and designers in our sector to thrive globally. We support this by creating the opportunities and providing the knowledge, skills and inspiration that will make the difference between good and great.

Design Insider is an inspirational online magazine which brings you the latest news and trends from the contract furnishing industry whilst supporting BCFA Members.



The Royal Institution of Naval Architects

The Royal Institution of Naval Architects (RINA), is an internationally renowned professional organisation whose members are involved at all levels in the design, construction, maintenance and operation of ships and structures. Members of RINA are widely represented in industry, universities and colleges, and maritime organisations in over ninety countries.


NEWH is the premier networking resource for the hospitality industry, providing scholarships, education, recognition, and business development opportunities. Committed to delivering scholarships and education through tradeshows, conferences, and seminars, NEWH offers educational resources and information to over 6,400 members. To date, NEWH has given more than $6 million to 2,351 students.

Show Sponsors


DSP DOHA is a firm specialising in architectural stainless steel, aluminium and glass. They provide total solution in Glass & Metal fabrication with comprehensive manufacturing facilities.


With over 30 years of working within the cruise ship industry, Kalmar Lighting continues to provide a VIP service to all its clients, carrying out the design and engineering, production process, project management, delivery, installation and maintenance.

Offering a full range of products from luxurious bespoke chandeliers to free-standing luminaires, Kalmar Lighting have gained an extensive portfolio of clients from some of the worlds most prestigious hotels, government buildings, religious structures and of course, cruise ships.

Bez Marine
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For more than 50 years Bez Marine Interiors has been synonymous with quality, reliability and service in the planning and execution of interior furnishings for cruise liners, yachts, riverboats and ferries. Now managed by the third generation, it is a family-run enterprise with a steadily growing team of experienced and motivated members of staff, who are used to meeting the high demands and specialist desires of their customers, both at sea and on land.

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Welbilt, Inc. provides the world’s top chefs and premier chain operators or growing independents with ship-industry-leading equipment and solutions. Welbilt are the global leader in professional foodservice equipment and systems. Headquartered in the Tampa Bay area, Florida, and operating 17 manufacturing facilities throughout the Americas, Europe, and Asia, the company sells through a global network of over 3,000 distributors and dealers in over 100 countries. Their cutting-edge designs and lean manufacturing tactics are powered by deep marine knowledge, operator insights, and culinary expertise. Its portfolio of award-winning brands includes Cleveland™, Convotherm®, Delfield®, Garland®, Lincoln™, Manitowoc®, Merco®, Merrychef®, and Multiplex®. For more information, visit www.welbilt.com.


Pfleiderer Group is a leading wood panel manufacturer in Europe with annual sales of approximately EUR 1 billion and around 3,600 employees. The company is headquartered in Wrocław (Poland) and Neumarkt (Germany). Pfleiderer Group offers a complete range of products and services with a focus on furniture, wood retailers, interior fittings and timber construction.

SMC Design

As a leading maritime design company, SMC Design offers unique and captivating interiors for cruise liner clients across the world. They pride themselves on always heeding to their client’s needs and ensuring their attention to detail & passion is reflected throughout all stages of their work, whether that be in Architecture, Interiors, Graphics, FF&E or Artwork.

Studio DADO

Studio DADO is a cruise ship and hospitality design studio with more than 60 years of cumulative design experience. By synthesising functionality and elegance, Studio DADO blends approachability with glamour, culture with confidence, and free-thinking fun with structure. Memorable aesthetics and appreciation of culture have cemented Studio DADO as a world-class, upscale design studio.


Muraspec Wallcoverings, a UK manufacturer, is an international leader in the commercial and bespoke wallcoverings industry. With a heritage dating back to the 1850s, we have developed a global reputation for outstanding product quality for worldwide clients in Marine, Hospitality, Healthcare, High Street Retail, Commercial Office and Residential sectors.

DFI Dauerflora International

DAUERFLORA is the leading company in greenery for cruise ships. Founded in 1989 the company equipped more than 250 cruise ships worldwide with real, artificial and preserved plants and floral decorations. DAUERFLORA has its HQ in Germany and also runs a company in Dania Beach/Florida as well as a representative office in the Asia Pacific. They plan and implement challenging projects worldwide. Their work features a mix of creative design, technical expertise, and rich experience. 


Since its beginnings in 1966, Kettal has had an international calling to design and innovation. Kettal works with the most important names in the international design scene, such as Patricia Urquiola, Ronan and Erwan Bouroullec, Rodolfo Dordoni, Doshi Levien, Jasper Morrison, Michel Charlot, Konstantin Grcic, Naoto Fukasawa and Emiliana Design studio, who collectively have contributed to what is a complete, innovative and unique collection, in outdoor furniture. Kettal develops products specifically for each project.

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Magicman are the specialists in onboard repairs and restoration to hard surfaces including walls, floors, tiles, baths, basins, shower trays, furniture, fixtures, and fittings, both internal or external, in dry dock or in service. Their Riding Crews are renowned for achieving incredible results beyond customer expectations as well as reducing refit workload and extending the periods between them.


JOI-Design is a leading European studio creating interior and product designs for international hospitality destinations. Peter Joehnk, who founded the Hamburg-based practice in 1984, his wife Corinna Kretschmar-Joehnk, the new partners Sabrina Voecks, Heinrich Boehm and Thomas Scholz and the team, empower people to reflect the modern-day zeitgeist through unique designs that elevate the human experience.

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Temprotech specialise in supplying flame retardant temporary protection materials to assist ship owners, operators, yards, contractors and outfitters in the continued drive towards total protection and fire safety.

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Dyson technology for business. From hand dryers to air treatment, lighting to personal care, each Dyson machine has been engineered to improve the experiences of your employees and guests. Dyson technology is designed to aid productivity and wellbeing. Discover how Dyson technology can help your business.

Media Partners

Design Insider

Design Insider is an inspirational online magazine which brings you the latest news and trends from the contract furnishing industry whilst supporting BCFA Members.

Cruise Insight

Ashcroft & Associates publishes the printed trade magazine Cruise Insight and the digital-only format trade magazine Cruise Insight e-Zine – a format that can incorporate videos, podcasts and interactive communications.

Executives who don’t just want to know what is happening in the cruise industry, but also why and what it means, read Cruise Insight which is written by journalists – each with over 25 years of cruise industry experience.

Go to www.cruiseinsight.net to register for your free subscription.

Hospitality Interiors

Hospitality Interiors is a leading magazine and website dedicated to interior design across a broad spectrum of hospitality spaces. Our mandate is to investigate and report on the world’s impressive projects and stand-out concepts, provocative characters and inspiring interior design solutions. As well as our high quality bimonthly printed magazine, we are directly associated with new trade event, The Hospitality Interiors Show, taking place in June 2020, as well as a new series of high-profile summits, Hospitality Leadership and Design Conference.

Future Cruise

Future Cruise is the essential reading material for decision-makers in the cruise industry, bringing you the latest news and analysis in a convenient digital format that can be read online in the web browser of any device. Published quarterly and free to read, this digital magazine covers the latest market trends, business insights and technological developments in the cruise industry. We keep an eye on emerging cruise trends and destinations; ship design, construction and interiors; on-board entertainment and services; safety and security technologies; as well as ship operations, environmental concerns and regulation.

Cruise Suppliers

Cruise Ship Suppliers is the global cruise ship industry’s number one meeting place for Cruise Line Operators/Owners, Outfitters, Architects/Designers and Buyers worldwide. 

We showcase the latest equipment, services, technology and design. We provide a comprehensive breakdown of products and services from this fast-growing industry while keeping you up to date with the latest news and events.

We look forward to seeing you in Barcelona!"

The Maritime Executive

The Maritime Executive delivers insight and analysis from the best writers in the industry. Each issue contains stunning photos and in-depth features you won't find anywhere else. Regular Features Include: Executive Interview, Case Study, Global Spotlight, Executive Achievement, Washington Insider, and issue specific articles and interviews.

Cruise Business Review

Cruise Business is a founding media partner of Cruise Ship Interiors Expo Europe. Their full bio will be made available here shortly.

The Naval Architect

Published 10 times per year, The Naval Architect is the principal magazine of The Royal Institution of Naval Architects, providing independent, high quality technical information on all aspects of ship design, construction and outfitting of all kinds of large commercial vessels.  It is read by professionally-qualified members of RINA as well as other industry decision-makers in the maritime sector, in over 100 countries worldwide. 

International Cruise Ship Industry

International Cruise Ship Industry (ICSI) is a researched and up to date industry fortnightly news service, website portal and quarterly report. With a contact list (Expressed Permission and active subscribers) of over 600 cruise industry specialists actively working for owners, operators, and managers in the international cruise ship market along with senior executives and business owners, we can keep you up to date with the latest new ideas and concepts, and the people involved with innovation. 

EuropeanLife Media

EuropeanLife Media is an award-winning publisher with a dedicated focus on luxury and lifestyle events Asia, USA, and Europe. The company creates interactive digital event magazines to showcase the event and its exhibitors in the right target groups all over the world. 

EuropeanLife is specialised in exclusive distribution channels, online target marketing and works with VIP databases, social media, bloggers, vloggers, magazines in both print and digital and many global media partners. Beyond a doubt, EuropeanLife has become the leading publisher and marketing company for luxury and lifestyle events and its exhibitors.

Drydock Magazine

Drydock, launched over 40 years ago, is the world’s leading magazine for ship repair, maintenance, and conversion, providing editorial quality, expert knowledge, and insights into the international ship repair market. Offering comprehensive and in-depth analysis and comment on all aspects of ship repair, covering the global market and providing key focus on specific issues and areas of ship repair, refit, and maintenance. Drydock talks directly to the key decision makers across the industry. Its heritage, authority, and independence mean that it is read - and relied on - by senior management in ship owning, managing and operator and operating companies, ship repair yards and equipment manufacturers and suppliers. 

Cruise Times

Cruise Times is an international trade magazine and is published three times per year. Cruise Times’ main focus is to provide essential reading and reports to key decision makers in the global cruise and maritime trade, through its analysis of developments in the cruise industry worldwide. In addition to the printed publication, each issue is available in digital format on its website.

Baird Maritime

Baird Publications is the world's premier maritime publishing house, producing the leading maritime news portal BairdMaritime.com, home of the world-famous Work Boat World, Fishing Boat World, and Ship World sub-sites. Whether you own, operate, design, build or supply to any kind of commercial or government vessel from tugs and trawlers to tankers, Baird Maritime is intended to serve you.

Actualidad Maritima y Portuaria

Publisher of www.actualidadmp.com their website includes the latest global news on the maritime, ports and logistics sectors. In addition they offer a comprehensive jobs page, covering all roles within these industries which is updated on a daily basis; vacancies can be forwarded to them at no cost for uploading to their site. Further, they have a strong presence on social media. 

Press Partner


JLA Media is a communications agency focused on the global maritime and offshore energy industries. Its success has been built on its long-lasting and strategic partnerships with clients. Their team offers a unique blend of global maritime experience, strategic insight and new media knowhow.

If you are interested in becoming a sponsor or supporter of the show, please get in touch with a member of the team today.