Brand new IAAPA EMEA event 31 January - 2 February 2017 in Dubai


In 2017, IAAPA EMEA is serving the Middle East leisure and tourism industry professionals with a unique insight and background in the new developments of the Dubai leisure and attractions landscape. Attend IAAPA EMEA’s Winter Forum and get inspired by new and forward-thinking ways for how to enhance your business. Download the brochure for the IAAPA EMEA Winter Forum here.

DISCOVER brand new top-level theme parks and attractions.

LEARN about guest experience and safety in educational seminars.

NETWORK with leisure, tourism, attractions, and entertainment professionals from throughout the world.

PRICES
IAAPA Member: 550 euro*
Non-Member: 700 euro*

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Bollywood Parks
Bollywood Parks Dubai


Event Description

Located in the majestic city of Dubai, UAE, the Winter Forum is your opportunity to connect and engage with colleagues and peers  and enjoy exclusive access to a variety of new parks and attractions. Theme park and destination visits include:

  • Bollywood Parks Dubai [OPENED IN 2016] – The first theme park in the world dedicated to all things Bollywood!
  • City Walk [OPENED IN 2016]  – The ultimate lifestyle experience with a unique mix of innovative retail and upscale gourmet outlets.
  • Ferrari World Abu Dhabi [EXPANDED] – The first and only Ferrari-branded theme park with the largest space frame structure ever built.
  • Global Village Dubai [EXPANDED– The region's first cultural, entertainment, family and shopping destination.
  • IMG Worlds of Adventure [OPENED IN 2016] – Mega themed entertainment destination promising visitors the excitement of four epic adventure zones in one location.
  • Legoland Park and Waterpark [OPENED IN 2016] – Themed adventures through interactive rides, water slides, models, and building experiences.
  • Motiongate Dubai [OPENED IN 2016] – The region's largest immersive Hollywood-inspired theme park.
  • Riverland [OPENED IN 2016] – The multi-themed dining and retail destination located at the heart of Dubai Parks and Resorts.

Read the event press release here.

Accommodation

The JW Marriott Marquis Hotel will be the recommended hotel. With facilities spread accross two iconic towers,  the hotel includes 14 award-winning restaurants, bars, and lounges and a sublime Saray Spa and Health Club. The hotel is ideally located between Dubai Mall and Mall of the Emirates. The hotel offers free Wifi and an outdoor swimming pool.

This hotel will be the start and ending point for all the tours. Hotel reservation is not included in the event participation fee. Please make your reservation for the hotel.

Registration

IAAPA Member: 550 euro*
Non-Member: 700 euro*
* Included: Tour and seminar participation, all meals and transport.
In case you have any additional questions about this event and registration please contact EMEA@IAAPA.org

      
 

Gerstlauer Amusement Rides
Many thanks to Gerstlauer Amusement Rides GmbH for sponsoring the IAAPA EMEA Winter Forum 2017.
Mack Rides
Many thanks to Mack Rides GmbH & Co KG for sponsoring the IAAPA EMEA Winter Forum 2017.
SIMWORX - ROBO LOGO (c)
Many thanks to Simworx for sponsoring the IAAPA EMEA Winter Forum 2017.
MENALAC LOGO2
Many thanks to MENALAC for supporting the IAAPA EMEA Winter Forum 2017.
IMG World of Adventure
IAAPA Dubai Event
Event Schedule

Tuesday 31 January

11:00 - 13:15 Registration and Lunch | JW Marriott Marquis Dubai
Pick up your badge at the registration and enjoy a welcome lunch at the headquarters hotel

13:15 - 15:00 Guided Tour | City Walk by Meraas
Discover the ultimate lifestyle experience with a unique mix of innovative retail and attractions

15:00 - 21:30 Guided Tour and Dinner | Dubai Parks and Resorts
Experience Legoland Dubai and Bollywood Parks, recently opened in the large entertainment resort. 
Transportation and dinner is provided.

Wednesday 1 February

09:30 - 14:30 Guided Tour and Lunch | Ferrari World
The first Ferrari-branded theme park in the world is expanding with new rides and attractions. Find out what Farah Experiences has more in store for the future.
Transportation and lunch provided.

15:00 - 21:30 Guided Tour and Dinner | Dubai Parks and Resorts
Walk around in Motiongate Dubai and see the region's largest immersive Hollywood-inspired theme park.
Transportation and dinner is provided.

Thursday 2 February

10:00 - 15:00 Guided Tour and Lunch | IMG Worlds of Adventure
Join a tour through this mega themed entertainment destination promising visitors the excitement of four epic adventure zones in one location.
Transportation and lunch is provided.

15:00 - 21:30 Guided Tour, dinner and fireworks display | Global Village
Global Village invested in a additional themed entrance gate and a spectacular show for this season. 
Transportation and dinner is provided.
 
Sponsorship Opportunities

Download the Sponsorship Agreement for the IAAPA EMEA Winter Forum 2017 here.

The sponsorship is 3500 EUR and includes:

  • Two comp tickets to attend
  • Logo recognition on signage at registration area
  • Logo recognition on the IAAPA EMEA website
  • Acknowledgment on IAAPA EMEA Social Media (Facebook/Twitter)
  • Ability for the sponsor to provide giveaways or brochures at registration area
  • Recognition by speakers
  • Sponsor recognition in any press releases or outgoing emails, etc., regarding the event
For more information about sponsorship, please contact Emily Popovich, manager exhibit sales and sponsorships, at epopovich@IAAPA.org or +45 28 94 21 45.