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IAAPA welcomes Mike Davis, Senior Vice President of International Entertainment for Universal Parks & Resorts and Andrew Bolstein, Vice President and Executive Managing Director for Walt Disney Attractions Japan and Disneyland International to keynote IAAPA Leadership Conference 2018. Details here.  

There’s no other opportunity quite like IAAPA Leadership Conference 2018; where you can cultivate long-lasting connections with industry veterans, have quality, one-on-one time with decision makers, immerse yourself in rich cultural experiences, and have exclusive park access, all in four days. The presentations and events at IAAPA Leadership Conference 2018 provide fresh perspectives and unique ideas you can use to enhance the guest experience and drive your business.


Please click here to add yourself to the wait list.

2018 Tour Locations:
  • Universal Studios Japan – Osaka
  • Kaiyukan Aquarium – Osaka
  • Kyoto, Temple Visit and self guided tour of Ninen-zaka
  • Kabuki-za tour – Tokyo
  • Toshimaen – Tokyo
  • Fuji-Q Highland – Tokyo
  • Tokyo DisneySea

A full schedule can be viewed here

Thank You to Our 2018 Sponsors!

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Sponsorship inquiries: Please contact for details or click here. Note: Sponsorships for this event are currently SOLD OUT.

General inquiries: For questions about IAAPA Leadership Conference 2018, including registration and housing, please contact

IAAPA Certification

Participants in IAAPA Leadership Conference 2018 will earn continuing education (CE) hours applicable toward IAAPA Certification

Attendees will receive 10 hours toward an IAAPA certification for the Osaka/Tokyo only portion or 23 hours for attending the entire program.