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Registration Now Open for IAAPA Leadership Conference 2018 in Osaka and Tokyo, Japan


Registration Now Open for IAAPA Leadership Conference 2018
in Osaka and Tokyo, Japan

Conference Brings Together Global Industry Leaders March 6-9, 2018 to be
Inspired by a Variety of Japanese Attractions

ORLANDO, Fla., US (Nov. 3, 2017) –  Top-level international attractions industry leaders will “Be Inspired” as they gather to learn how attractions in Osaka and Tokyo, Japan enhance the guest experience and drive their businesses during IAAPA Leadership Conference 2018. The conference, which will take place March 6-9, 2018, marks the eighth consecutive year the International Association of Amusement Parks and Attractions (IAAPA) has presented the event, but the first time the event has been hosted in the Asia-Pacific region.  

“We are excited to bring IAAPA Leadership Conference to Japan, one of the fastest growing tourism destinations in the world,” said June Ko, vice president, IAAPA-Asia Pacific Operations. “This unique program brings together attractions leaders from around the globe to learn from industry veterans, experience exclusive access to world-class attractions, discover new ideas, and gain fresh perspectives.”

During the four-day event, Conference participants will have the opportunity to attend thought-provoking discussions, network with industry professionals and colleagues, and take part in behind-the scenes tours of several of the country’s most popular attractions, including Universal Studios Japan – Osaka, Kaiyukan Aquarium, Tempozan Ferris Wheel, Fuji-Q Highland, Tokyo DisneySea, and more.

Details for IAAPA Leadership Conference 2018 and registration information are available at www.IAAPA.org/leadershipconference.    

The International Association of Amusement Parks and Attractions (IAAPA) is the premier trade association for the attractions industry worldwide. Founded in 1918, IAAPA is the largest international trade association for permanently located amusement facilities and attractions and is dedicated to the preservation and prosperity of the attractions industry. IAAPA represents more than 5,300 attraction, supplier, and individual members from more than 100 countries with member facilities including amusement and theme parks, water parks, family entertainment centers, zoos, aquariums, science centers, and museums. IAAPA hosts three annual trade shows including IAAPA Attractions Expo, Euro Attractions Show, and Asian Attractions Expo. The association's global headquarters is in Orlando, Florida, United States. The nonprofit organization maintains offices in Brussels, Hong Kong, Mexico City, and Alexandria, Virginia. To learn more, also visit www.IAAPA.org or connect with us: @IAAPAHQ  #IAAPA

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