IAAPA 2017 Latin American Summit

NOTE: This event will be fully presented in Spanish. There will be no translation to any other languages. 

Gather with Latin-American leaders
in this unique event where you will learn about the entertainment industry in this region in one of the best touristic destinations in South America: Buenos Aires.

Exchange ideas and best practices for your business in this fascinating city where you can breathe culture and closely feel the passionate spirit of its people. Enjoy Buenos Aires’ emblematic architecture and discover history and art in each corner; take delight in excellent restaurants and be seduced by one of the greatest gifts from Argentina to the world – Tango! – while creating a network with other top executives in a city that offers exceptional business opportunities and investments facilities.

If you are a senior executive in the entertainment industry and are involved with the decision-making processes in your organization or if you are interested in this market, this is the perfect event for you. An exclusive opportunity to connect with the entertainment industry in Latin America.

Looking for a hotel in Buenos Aires? 
Emperador Hotel has special rates for this event. Make you reservation here and enjoy a discounted rate. 

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caminito tango


Wednesday, April 26

Lunch on your own.
12 – 2:00 p.m. Event registration at Emperador Hotel Buenos Aires
2 – 3:00 p.m. Keynote Seminar by Juan Kurhelec, founder of FEC chainPlayland.
Sponsored by Goddard Group
3 – 3:30 p.m. Presentation by Luciana Periales, CEO for Neverland
4:305:30 p.m. Facility tour of Neverland Abasto and welcome cocktail
810:30 p.m.
Dinner and Tango Show at Viejo Almacen
Juan K
tierra santa

Thursday, April 27

9:30 – 1:15 p.m. Presentation by Sergio Rebagliati, operations Director for Bioparque Temaikèn and facility tour
1:15 – 2:15 p.m.
Lunch at Temaikèn
3:15 – 6:30 p.m.
Presentation by Walter Álvarez, CEO for Parque de la Costa and Aquafan facilities tour.
6:30 – 8:00 p.m.
Cocktail at Parque de la Costa

Friday, April 28

9:30 - 11:15 p.m.

Presentation by Rodrigo Daskal, President for River Plate Museum and facility tour
11:45 - 1:30 p.m. Presentation by de Maria Antonia Ferro, Institutional Director from Tierra Santa and facility tour.
 1:30  2:30 p.m. Closing lunch at Clo-Clo

** Schedule subject to changes.  

Registration includes
keynote address, transportation from Hotel Emperador Buenos Aires to all places to visit; backstage tours; lunch on April 27 and 28; receptions on April 26 and 27; tango dinner show. It does not include accommodation or registration to post tour.


Register to IAAPA 2017 Latin American Summit
until April 10, 2017!


Post Tour**
Mar del Plata & San Clemente Del Tuyú


Don’t miss the opportunity to take full advantage of the IAAPA Latin American Summit 2017. Enlarge your experience even more, knowing about successful practices and tightening relations with your new network by joining us in the Post tour across these charming coast cities of Mar del Plata and San Clemente del Tuyú. 

Visits are designed to enable you to get the most out of solid and experienced businesses from the entertainment industry, which use the resources available in the region with great efficiency, accomplishing a broaden offer for its guests. 

termas marinas

This Post Tour is an additional activity to the IAAPA Latin American Summit 2017, registration for the Summit is required in order to participate on this tour. This Post Tour is limited to 44 participants and will only be executed with a minimum of 20 participants


Friday, April 28

4:00 p.m Depart to Mar de Plata
7:00 p.m. Arrival to Sheraton Mar de Plata
8:00 p.m. Dinner at Sheraton Mar del Plata

Saturday,  April 29

10:00  12:00 p.m. Presentation by Valeria Cañón and Carlos Pilaftsidis owners of Aquopolis and facility tour
 12  – 1:30 p.m. Typicall Argentinian Barbecue en Aquópolis
 2  – 4:30 p.m. Presentation at Aquarium de Mar de Plata and facility tour
 9  – 10:30 p.m. Dinner at Viento en Popa 


Sunday, April 30

10:00  5:00 p.m. Presentation by Heriberto Cabrera, Mundo Marino and Termas Marinas Director and facilities tours. 
1  2:00 p.m. Lunch at Mundo Marino.
9:00 p.m. Estimate arrival to Buenos Aires

 **Program subject to changes.  

Registration includes transportation from and back to Buenos Aires, facility tours, meals and accommodation for two nights.



Register to Post Tour until February 2017!



Participants in the IAAPA 2017 Latin American Summit will earn 14 continuing education (CE) credit hours applicable towards IAAPA Certification. Participants in the Post Tour to Mar del Plata and San Clemente del Tuyú will earn 9 continuing education (CE) credit hours.