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Maritime Week Americas 2019 • Fort Lauderdale

Hilton Fort Lauderdale Beach Resort


Petrospot is delighted to be holding Maritime Week Americas 2019 at the Hilton Fort Lauderdale Beach Resort

Located just six miles north of Fort Lauderdale International Airport, Hilton Fort Lauderdale Beach Resort in Florida is the perfect destination for a refreshing trip on the beach. Accommodations range from beautiful studios with large windows and contemporary decor to spacious three bedroom suites with views of the Atlantic Ocean and downtown skyline.

Set on Fort Lauderdale’s exclusive North Beach, between the palm shaded boulevards of Sunrise and Las Olas, and a stone’s throw from Port Everglades, one of the top three cruise ports in the world and one of America’s most diverse and important container and petroleum ports.

For sightseers, there are tours of the Intracoastal Waterway, with views of magnificent mansions, yachts and private islands. For shoppers, nearby Sawgrass Mills Mall, North America’s largest outlet mall, as well as all the boutiques, galleries and specialty stores on Las Olas Boulevard.



A specially negotiated discounted room rate of $199 is available to all Maritime Week Americas attendees. Please note that you will be able to cancel or change your hotel booking up to 3 days before the start of the event without penalty but once the room block is full no more rooms will be available at this rate.

Special Room Rates:

Ocean view studio  - $199
Junior Suite, King Bed - $229

NB: This special rate is linked to the period 20 - 24 May 2019 and are exclusive of applicable state and local taxes, fees and assessments.  The group rate will be available until Saturday 27 April 2019. Should you require accommodation before or after these dates, please make your reservation by telephone.

To book your accommodation online please click the button



If you experience any issues using the link provided please contact The Hilton Fort Lauderdale Reservations Team on 1-800-445-8667 quoting the group code MWA.



Please note that Petrospot Limited, the organiser of this event, has only negotiated discounted rates with Hilton Fort Lauderdale Beach Resort. Bookings should be made either via the hotel's online registration page, if this is available at the time of booking, or directly by telephone or email.

Petrospot has not negotiated rates with other hotel chains or authorised any hotel chain to contact attendees regarding reservations directly by telephone or by email.

United States


All travellers are required to go through immigration clearance upon arrival. All visitors must satisfy the following basic entry requirements before they can be considered for entry:

  • A passport with at least 6 months validity
  • Valid visa, if applicable
  • Sufficient funds to last for the intended period of stay
  • Confirmed onward/return tickets
  • Entry facilities to their onward destinations, e.g. visas.

Useful Links:

To find information specific to your country or region, you may go to the website of your nearest US Embassy or Consulate by visiting: We strongly suggest that you check the latest visa requirements with your local representative before you travel.

Petrospot is happy to provide visa support documentation confirming receipt of your registration to include with your visa application. Please email for details. 


Useful Information


Name: Dollar
Code: USD
Symbol: $


Major credit cards are widely accepted


The official language is English


Hot, humid, and wet with average high temperatures of 86–90 °F (30–32 °C)


The electrical current in the USA is 120 V, with a cycle of 60 Hz. You will need a converter if you have appliances that don’t accept this voltage.


6 time zones:
Eastern Standard time (GMT - 5)
Central time (GMT - 6)
Mountain Time (GMT - 7)
Pacific Time (GMT - 8)
Hawaiian Time (GMT – 10)
Alaskan Time (GMT – 9)

Daylight Saving Time begins for most of the United States on the second Sunday of March and reverts back to standard time on the first Sunday in November.


Registration Options

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MWA Conference: Early Bird:

£1350   (Save £245)



MWA Package Sponsorship

  • S&P Global Platts
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  • Innospec Fuel Specialties

MWA Individual Sponsorship

  • KPI Bridge Oil
    Badges and Lanyards
  • SOL Brands Inc
    Notepads and Pens
  • Organizacion Terpel S.A.
    Delegate Caps

Early birds ends
8 March 2019

Remember to ask about the special rates for multiple delegates from the same company.

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