2017 EAS
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Date:   Wednesday, 27 September 2017
Time:   18:00 - 21:15
Fee:   € 40,00 (IAAPA-Members)
    € 50,00 (Non-Members)
Location:     Berlin Messe Exhibition Center Palais Conference Room

Course Description

IAAPA welcomes Young Professionals to explore a holistic view of achieving career success in the industry. Learn about the many career options in the industry, receive advice on how to be a great leader in any role, and learn the secrets on how to stay up-to-date on industry trends from special industry guests and a panel of young professionals. Most importantly the Young Professional Forum is the best opportunity to ask questions and get feedback from a mixture students, peers, and industry legends in one room. 

The main topics that will be covered in the education session are:

1. How to choose a career path in the Amusement Industry
2. How to be a great leader in your company
3. How to stay up-to-date on industry trends

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Some of the session´s speakers include


Melissa Lockwood, Rides & Attractions Manager Ferrari World Abu Dhabi, UAE

Melissa Lockwood recently joined Ferrari World Abu Dhabi as Rides & Attractions Manager. Prior to joining the Ferrari World team, she was an Operations Manager for Ferrari World’s sister park, Yas Waterworld Abu Dhabi, and a member of the park’s pre-opening team from 2012-2016. Before relocating to Abu Dhabi, Melissa worked for municipalities in Texas and Missouri in parks and recreation. She is an Ellis & Associates Instructor Trainer, National Recreation and Park Association Aquatic Facility Operator and Certified Parks and Recreation Professional, and an American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor. Melissa holds a Bachelor of Science from the University of Missouri and a Master of Science from the University of North Texas.

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