Member Services Spotlight!!

Tools of the Trade: Midway Games and Retail, San Jose, CA – June 23-24
A two-day learning and tour educational event exploring midway games and -- new in 2015, retail operations -- at a host of San Jose and other local attractions. 
Webinar - Europe's Attraction Industry: What's New in 2015 - June 24
A brand new indoor park and two brand new water parks are just some of the attractions that will be featured in thie exciting IAAPA webinar. Hear the trends, see the developments, and learn what other facilities have introduced this year and get ideas for what your own company may want to add in the future.
2016 Board of Directors – Call for Nominations – Deadline: July 17
2015 IAAPA Awards Programs – Deadline: Aug. 3
Webinar- Manejo de marca 101. Los básicos del 'branding', gerencia de marca y el posicionamiento - August 26
Con este webinar, los participantes podrán entender lo que es la gerencia de marca y cómo se relaciona con las estrategias y una estrategia de posicionamiento dentro del programa de comunicación de marketing para atracciones de todo tipo en parques de diversiones, FECs, museos, zoológicos, etc.
IAAPA Attractions Expo 2015 – Orlando, FL – Nov. 16-20 – Registration now open
FEC 2016, St. Augustine, FL – Jan. 31 – Feb. 2, 2016 -- Registration now open

2015 Amusement Parks and Attractions Committee

IAAPA is fortunate to have a group of volunteer parks and attractions owners, operators, and employees working on behalf of our members to create education programs and networking opportunities. See a list of committee members here.

Ask a Member

Have a question?  Looking for someone to bounce off ideas?  IAAPA’s Amusement Parks and Attractions Committee members have a diverse background and are here to help. Our competencies include operations, attractions development, general management, marketing, strategy and more. If you would like to speak with us, please e-mail Dino Fazio. We would love to hear from you and, if we can’t help, we’ll do our best to get you speaking with someone who can.  In your e-mail, please include your full contact information, details of the reason you are writing, and your time frame for a response.

Safety and Advocacy

IAAPA is your industry voice for safety, advocacy, and government relations. We advocate on behalf of our members on issues ranging from ride safety to employment practices to accessibility. From North America to Europe, Latin America, and Asia, we speak on behalf of our members with government officials to advocate for smart regulations that ensure safe experiences for all their guests. The safety of our guests and employees is the number one priority for the attractions industry. IAAPA is the industry voice for ride and attraction safety. Find out more and view our safety resources


24/7/365 personalized communications support guides you through any press or media issues by calling +1 703/299-5127.


With education covering everything from park safety to management tips for facilities as diverse as water parks, family entertainment centers, and theme parks, IAAPA is right beside you as you grow and develop your business as an instructor, teacher, information resource, and more. IAAPA provides hundreds of hours of education seminars at our Expos, as well as training materials and professional development courses. By attending IAAPA programs, you can receive IAAPA Certification—the mark of professional achievement in the attractions industry.

Four Ways to Learn and Earn at IAAPA

Learning Online | Learning in the Classroom | Learning at the Expo | Learning at an Attraction | IAAPA Certification

Expos and Events

Euro Attractions Show 2015 | Gothenburg, Sweden | October 6-8, 2015
IAAPA Attractions Expo 2015 | Orlando | November 16-20, 2015
FEC 2016 | St. Augustine | January 31 – February 2, 2016
2016 IAAPA Leadership Conference and Latin American Summit | Mexico City | March 9-11, 2016 | Save the Date - Registration to open around September 1


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