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IAAPA Announces 2018 Calendar of Events


                        IAAPA Announces 2018 Calendar of Events
       Worldwide and Regional Events Connect Attractions Industry Professionals around the Globe

ORLANDO, Fla., US (Jan. 25, 2018) – Attractions industry professionals can look to the International Association of Amusement Parks and Attractions (IAAPA) for a full year of innovative, educational, and dynamic events taking place around the world. From engaging networking events to global expos, IAAPA offers opportunities for members of the attractions industry to make new connections, improve performance, increase efficiency, and positively impact their companies’ bottom line.

Interested attendees are encouraged to save the dates and visit www.IAAPA.org for details and registration information.

IAAPA Leadership Conference 2018
March 6-9, 2018
Osaka/Tokyo, Japan

IAAPA U.S. Advocacy Days 2018
April 16-17, 2018
Washington, D.C., US

IAAPA Latin American Summit 2018
April 17-19, 2018
San Jose, Costa Rica
Post-Tour: April 19-21

IAAPA Tools of the Trade 2018: Games & Retail
June 2018
Location: TBD

IAAPA Safety Institute
Feb. 26 – March 1, 2018
Niagara Falls, Canada 

IAAPA EMEA Spring Forum 2018
May 14-16, 2018
Dublin, Ireland

Asian Attractions Expo 2018
Hong Kong, China
Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre
Conference: 5-8 June 2018
Trade Show: 6-8 June 2018

Euro Attractions Show 2018
Amsterdam, Netherlands
RAI Amsterdam
Conference: 23-27 Sept. 2018
Trade Show: 25-27 Sept. 2018

IAAPA Attractions Expo 2018
Orange County Convention Center
Orlando, Florida, US
Conference: Nov. 12-16, 2018
Trade Show: Nov. 13-16, 2018

Editor’s Note: The listed events are confirmed as of press time. New and additional events may be added throughout the course of the year. Information can be found at www.IAAPA.org.

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Celebrating its 100th anniversary in 2018, the International Association of Amusement Parks and Attractions (IAAPA) began as an advocacy office in 1918. Since that time, IAAPA has become the largest international trade association for permanently located attractions dedicated to the preservation and prosperity of the global attractions industry. As a non-profit organization, IAAPA represents more than 5,300 attraction, supplier, and individual members from more than 100 countries. Members include professionals from amusement parks, theme parks, attractions; water parks, resorts; family entertainment centers; zoos, aquariums; science centers, museums; and industry manufacturers and suppliers.

IAAPA helps members improve their efficiency, marketing, safety, and profitability while maintaining the highest possible professional standards in the industry worldwide.

The association's global headquarters is in Orlando, Florida, US. The non-profit organization maintains offices in Brussels, Belgium; Hong Kong, China; Shanghai, China; Mexico City, Mexico, and Alexandria, Virginia, US. To learn more, visit www.IAAPA.org or connect through social media channels: @IAAPAHQ #IAAPA100

Media Contacts:
PressOffice@IAAPA.org or +1 703/299-5127
Susan Storey: SStorey@IAAPA.org or +1 321/319-7615
Lesley Harris: LHarris@IAAPA.org or +1 321/319-7616