Sint Maarten Hospitality and Trade Association


Sint Maarten/Saint Martin Annual Regional Tradeshow

St Maarten/St Martin Regional Trade Show

SHTA welcomes all Hotel & Excursion Operators of the North Eastern Caribbean Region and International Wholesale Tour Operators to SMART!

What is SMART?

SMART is a professional way to bring together the movers and shakers in the tourist industry for St. Maarten/St. Martin and the surrounding islands within an hour’s flight range.

SMART will showcase the alluring islands of the North Eastern Caribbean Region including Anguilla, Antigua, Barbuda, British Virgin Islands, Dominica, Guadeloupe, Montserrat, Saba, St. Barthelemy, St. Eustatius, St. Kitts & Nevis, Sint Maarten and Saint Martin.


SMART provides the venue for International Buyers to network and negotiate future business

opportunities with suppliers in the tourism industry during 2 days of pre-scheduled appointments.

When is SMART?

SMART trade show is held annually. In 2015, the event will be held from May 13th – 15th.

SMART in the Press


WINAIR airline partner of SMART 2015

WINAIR is proud to announce its partnership with SMART 2015. WINAIR is offering special fares for the delegates that are... Read More →

SMART registration up compared to previous years

GREAT BAY – SMART, the biggest marketing effort of the north eastern Caribbena sub-region is boasting one of the best... Read More →

Statia Tourism Board at SMART trade show

ST. EUSTATIUS–St. Eustatius Tourism Development Foundation (STDF) participated in the 13th St. Martin/ St. Maarten Annual Regional Trade Show SMART. The regional trade mission is organised by L’Association de... Read More →

“First time so many delegates attended”

ANSE MARCEL – Some 230 wholesalers representing the United States, South American and Caribbean markets attended the SMART trade show... Read More →

SMART well received by tourism companies

ANSE MARCEL–The thirteenth Annual St. Martin/St. Maarten Regional Trade (SMART) hosted its second day on Thursday, May 15, at the Radisson Blu Resort Marina &... Read More →


Online registration is available NOW. Please make sure you pre-register by contacting SHTA to receive your credentials. 

STEP 1. Pre-register for SMART

After you receive a Company ID, you can continue to step 2.

STEP 2. Online Registration

If you already registered online and have received your credentials, you can continue on to your delicate passport.

STEP 3. Appointment Requests


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Where will SMART 2015 be held?

At Sonesta Maho Beach Resort & Casino, St. Maarten.
For more information about the host hotel, please visit their website www.sonesta/mahobeach

How can I register for SMART 2015?

First request registration details by using the yellow form on the right side of this page. You will receive credentials. With these credentials you can register for SMART 2015 by clicking the following link:

When is the deadline for online registration?

The deadline for online registration is May 2nd, 2015

What kind of companies attends SMART?

Click here to see the Delegate Directory of SMART 2014

What are the costs for SMART 2015?

For an overview of the costs for SMART 2015, please see below. Please note that prices are in US Dollars and include the Welcome Party, Trade show, lunch and the Farewell Party.

  Before April  16 After April 16
Buyer $99 $125
– Member of SHTA/AHSM $310 $410
– Non-Member $495 $495
– Small Hotel (<50 rooms) $175 $235
– Additional delegate $175 $175
– Member $675 $675
– Non-Member $975 $975
Vendor $500 $500

What to do when I lost my Company-ID?

Contact the SHTA by email at or or by phone at +1(721) 542-0108

What to do when I lost my Password?

Contact the SHTA by email at or or by phone at +1(721) 542-0108

How do I know if my company is member of the SHTA or AHSM (in good standard)?

Contact the SHTA by email at or or by phone at +1(721) 542-0108

What to do when I want to change my registration?

What to do when I want to register an extra delegate?

Contact the SHTA by email at or or by phone at +1(721) 542-0108. In case you already had registered you will receive a new invoice.

What to do when I want to change a delegate?

Log in via
– Go to the “Reg. Detail” tab. Click left on ‘Delegates [x]’ and add an extra delegate.
– Then go to the “Purchase Info” tab to register the extra delegate.

What in case of cancellations?

Cancellations received 30 days prior to the event (April 14, 2015) will receive full reimbursement of registration fees, less a $50 processing fee. Cancellations after April 14, 2015 are not eligible for a refund.


Click here for the online version of the SMART 2014 Delegate Directory.o.

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