Save The Date: IAAPA Attractions Expo 2015 to Showcase What's New. Now. Next. for the Global Attractions Industry

SAVE THE DATE

IAAPA Attractions Expo 2015 in Orlando, Florida, U.S., Nov. 16-20 to Showcase What's New. Now. Next. for the Global Attractions Industry

What: Premier Global Attractions Industry Event: IAAPA Attractions Expo 2015, owned and produced by the International Association of Amusement Parks and Attractions (IAAPA), is the largest international conference and trade show dedicated to innovations and new learning in the attractions industry.

Attractions Show Floor: More than 1,000 companies from around the world will fill more than 525,000 square feet of exhibition space with new rides, water attractions, theaters and simulators, games, theming and set designs, entertainment, merchandise, food and beverage innovations, ticketing systems, queue line management solutions, wearable technology, and more.   

Expert-led Education: Attractions industry experts will lead more than 100 educational seminars, events, programs, tours, share best practices, and provide insights into what's next. Sessions and EDUTours will cover topics such as safety, facility operations, marketing and communications, retail merchandising, human resources, games, entertainment, and more. 

Connect with the World: Participants can expand their industry network and connect with like-minded colleagues from around the world throughout the week at multiple, exclusively-designed events, during business meetings on the trade show floor, and while attending education sessions and tours.

Who: More than 28,000 attractions industry professionals from over 100 countries are expected to take part in the event, including 18,000 buyers who will plan for the future as they explore the Expo floor in search of what's New. Now. Next. for their amusement parks, water parks, family entertainment centers, zoos, aquariums, science centers, resorts, and more.

Where: IAAPA Attractions Expo 2015 takes place at the Orange County Convention Center (OCCC) in Orlando, Florida. It is located within minutes of multiple world-class attractions.

When:  Conference: Nov. 16-20, 2015
Trade Show: Nov. 17-20, 2015

Trade Show Floor Hours:
Tuesday, Nov. 17 – Thursday, Nov. 19, 2015: 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Friday, Nov. 20, 2015: 10 a.m. to 4 a.m.

Note: The family entertainment center-focused IAAPA Rookies and Newcomers: FEC 101 begins on Saturday, Nov. 14, and the IAAPA Institute for Attractions Managers begins on Sunday, Nov. 15. More information on these sessions is available at www.IAAPA.org/IAAPAAttractionsExpoEducation.

How: Attend: Additional information on how to register to attend is available at www.IAAPA.org/IAAPAAttractionsExpo

Exhibit
: Additional information on how to reserve booth space is available at www.IAAPA.org/IAAPAAttractionsExpoExhibit. Potential exhibitors may also contact exhibitsales@IAAPA.org.

Sponsor: Information on sponsorship opportunities is available at www.IAAPA.org/IAAPAAttractionsExpoSponsor or by contacting Jessica Gelsinon at jgelsinon@IAAPA.org.

Press: Additional information about how to apply for press credentials is available at www.IAAPA.org/expos/press.

About IAAPA
Founded in 1918, IAAPA is the largest international trade association for permanently located amusement facilities and attractions and the industry's suppliers, and is dedicated to the preservation and prosperity of the attractions industry. The association's global headquarters is in Alexandria, Virginia, United States, and it maintains regional offices in Brussels, Mexico City, Hong Kong, and Orlando, Florida. www.IAAPA.org @IAAPAHQ #IAE15

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Editor's Note: Images from IAAPA Attractions Expo 2014, are available upon request. Please contact the IAAPA Press Office at pressoffice@IAAPA.org.

Contact Information
pressoffice@IAAPA.org or +1 703/299-5127
Colleen Mangone, Director, Media Relations: cmangone@IAAPA.org
David Mandt, Senior Vice President, Marketing and Communications: dmandt@IAAPA.org