1992 ~ Celebrating 21 Years of Excellence in Conference Crusing ~ 2013

The 2013 Bahamas Leadership Summit
& Music Festival at Sea

Thursday, July 4 – Friday, July 12, 2013


Washington, D.C. • Baltimore, Maryland • Orlando, Florida
CocoCay, Bahamas • Nassau, Bahamas

The National Professionals Network (NPN) and Royal Caribbean International (RCI) are presenting “The 2013 Bahamas Leadership Summit & Music Festival at Sea.” It will be the largest gathering of leaders ever on Royal Caribbean International’s Grandeur of the Seas, featuring a new $48 million revitalization.

For the 21st year, all of our conferences, concerts and special events will be open exclusively to passengers who registered with NPN prior to sailing. Guest passes will not be sold aboard ship. We anticipate a long waiting list once our VIP accommodations are sold. Therefore, a priority registration form is available on our website, or you may also register by phone or fax.

Ports of Call

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Visit the Martin Luther King, Jr. National Memorial in Washington, DC

We will begin in our nation’s capital, Washington, DC You will have an opportunity to see top attractions, including the Martin Luther King, Jr. National Memorial, the White House, the U.S. Capitol, and the Washington Monument. You can end your Independence Day by enjoying the annual July 4th fireworks display.

Next we will travel to the cosmopolitan city of Baltimore, Maryland and visit the city’s premier tour attraction, the recently revitalized Inner Harbor. The National Aquarium, The Maryland Science Center, Harbor Place, and a host of shops and restaurants will allow exploration options before boarding the ship.

Enjoy a visit to the Magic Kingdom at Walt Disney World Resort in Orlando, Florida

When the ship stops at Port Canaveral, NPN passengers will have the exclusive option to board our private shuttle buses to Orlando. You can spend the full day exploring the Magic Kingdom at the Walt Disney World Resort.

Next, we sail to the secluded Royal Caribbean private island of CocoCay, surrounded by gentle, translucent Bahamas waters. This tropical paradise was recently updated with new aquatic facilities, nature trails and great new places to relax. With its spectacular surroundings and white, sandy beaches, CocoCay is a wonderland of adventure.

Explore on a horseback island tour

Finally, we will sail to the capital and largest city of the Bahamas: Nassau. With its blend of influences from the United States, England and West Africa, Nassau offers a distinct combination of tropical ease and international glamour. You can explore the beautiful tree-lined streets filled with horse-drawn carriages and shop at a wide variety of duty-free shops, including the legendary Straw Market. Alternatively, you can relax on the soft-sanded beaches or travel across the bridge to the adjacent Paradise Island. Here you can spend the full day exploring the world famous Atlantis Resort.

White, sandy beaches surrounding the private island of CocoCay