Seatrade Maritime Middle East is part of the Informa Markets Division of Informa PLC


Membership Benefits and Criteria

Membership benefits at Seatrade Maritime Logistics Middle East

  • Access to the members only Club Lounge, featuring hospitality and VIP concierge services
  • Opportunity to be invited to participate at the leadership roundtable taking place on Monday 15 May (limited availability)
  • Opportunity to play at the official Seatrade Maritime Logistics Middle East Golf Day on Monday 15 May (limited availability)
  • Access to private meeting room hire (bookings to be made in advance and subject to availability)
  • Reserved VIP seating at the keynote conference session
  • VIP Fast Track Entry
  • VIP Parking Permit (limited availability)

Year-round Club membership benefits

  • Access to Research & Reports - from regulation updates to market insights, Seatrade Maritime Club regularly commissions comprehensive research reports to deliver insights that drive informed decisions.
  • Publishing – an exclusive partnership with Taylor and Francis to offer members fantastic deals on the latest Maritime Books from a fleet of distinguished authors.
  • Latest Industry news – a bi monthly industry bulletin supported by Seatrade Maritime News with guest Editors updating you on key themes and developments across the shipping, insurance, technology and regulatory markets.
  • Market Insight – exclusive invitations to attend content sessions and closed-door senior leaders round table meetings to share challenges faced by the industry and identify solutions.
  • Enhanced Event Experiences - access to private lounges with refreshments, reserved seating at conference sessions, free of charge entry to select Informa Maritime events including fast track badging and access to private meeting rooms (when requested in advance).
  • Networking – invitations to private networking events with government officials (where relevant) including an invitation to our global Seatrade Award ceremonies.
  • Focus – an in-depth look at topics of interest to our members. Members are invited to submit requests for featured content. 

Membership Criteria

The Seatrade Maritime Club is a private membership Club for senior officials from across the maritime and logistics community, providing a private setting for Club members to network, share knowledge and encourage open dialogue between policy makers and industry leaders in turn driving positive economic change across the industry. As such, membership will only be considered for individuals who meet the below Club profile.

Membership is invited from individuals from the shipowner, ship operator and ship manager community who operate at a level in line with:

  • C-Suite
  • President, Vice President, Senior Vice President, Managing Director, General Manager
  • Directors/Managers/Head of: Procurement/Fleet/Marine/Technical

Membership is also invited to individuals from Governments, Embassies/Consulates, Ports, Terminals, Ship Charters, P&I Clubs, Logistics providers, Ship agents, Class societies, Law firms, IOCs and NOCs, Ship Brokers, Governing bodies and Consultancies within the commercial maritime sector operating at a level of Chairman, CEO, COO, CFO, President, SVP, VP, Partner, Managing Director, Director General, Minister and Ambassador.

Membership is free of charge for successful applications.