Expo Location
Orange County Convention Center (OCCC)
North and South Buildings
9899 International Drive
Orlando, FL, US

2019 Dates
Conference: Nov. 18 - 22
Trade Show: Nov. 19 - 22

Details coming May 2019. Attending the special events at IAAPA Expo allows attendees to make valuable, lifelong connections and business partnerships. Learn from colleagues about the challenges and opportunities; and discuss what’s on the horizon for the global industry.  

IAAPA Expo registration
 is required to participate in the events. You may also need a separate event ticket to attend. Click on the event names for more detailed information.

Expo Signature Events

GM and Owners’ Breakfast 

IAAPA Celebrates (Thursday night event)

Kickoff Event (included in Expo registration!)

Lunch and Learn Featuring 

Opening Reception

Young Professionals Reception

Game Changer Sesssion (Friday afternoon)


Regional Networking Events

Asia Pacific Breakfast

Canadian Breakfast

Europe, Middle East, Africa (EMEA) Reception

Latin American Conference and Lunch

Latin American Reception

Attraction Networking Events

Amusement Park and Attractions Constituency Lunch and Keynote Address 

Carnival and Showmen’s Reception

Family Entertainment Center (FEC) Reception

FEC Lunch: 'Top FEC of the World Case' Study

FEC Lunch: Growing Fun through Powerful Promotions

FEC Birthday Fun at Lunch

First Time Buyer's Experience 

IAAPA Rookies and Newcomers: FEC 101 

Museum and Science Center Reception 

Operators Roundtable Lunch

Water Park Operators' Networking Event 

Water Park Operators' Roundtable Lunch 

Water Park Social

Zoos & Aquarium Reception 


2019 EDUTour locations to be announced May 2019

In-Depth Learning

HR Symposium

IAAPA Institute for Attractions Managers

IAAPA Safety Institute

Awards Events

IAAPA Brass Ring Awards

IAAPA Hall of Fame Awards

IAAPA Service Awards

IAAPA Young Professionals of the Year Award


Give Kids the World Charity Events

17th Annual IAAPA International Charity Golf Tournament

10th Annual IAAPA Motorcycle Ride

IAAPA Charity 5K Run and 1 Mile Walk, Footprints from the Heart

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