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IAAPA update regarding COVID-19

As the global COVID-19 situation continues to spread rapidly, concern for member health and safety remains top of mind. IAAPA continues to monitor the situation closely and provide updates on the IAAPA Member COVID-19 Resource Center. This page includes links to World Health Organization (WHO) and Europe, Middle East, and Africa (EMEA) region resources, along with information about complimentary IAAPA member resources, including the IAAPA Security Advisory Program, the IAAPA Crisis Communications Plan Template, IAAPA COVID-19 Webinars, and more.

IAAPA members in need of immediate assistance should contact Jakob Wahl or [email protected].

IAAPA Europe, Middle East, Africa

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Welcome to IAAPA Europe, the Middle East, and Africa (EMEA). Our team is here to serve IAAPA members by promoting and representing the interests of the attractions industry in the region. IAAPA EMEA provides valuable educational offerings throughout the year, develops positioning papers in support of Government Relations, and works diligently to promote industry safety and security standards.

Whether you are a small or large-attraction owner, theme park, museum, supplier or consultant, IAAPA EMEA is here to support your business and bring the global attractions community together. We invite you to share your expertise by volunteering on one of our many committees or attending an in-person or online program.

Please don‘t hesitate to contact us in case we can be of any assistance.

Jakob Wahl
Executive Director and Vice President, IAAPA EMEA

Contact our Europe, Middle East, Africa Office
Avenue Louise 65 box 11, 1050 Brussels, Belgium
+32 2535 7869
Ask Us About Committees
The IAAPA EMEA Advisory Committee is made of members in Europe, the Middle East, and Africa. Volunteering on a committee can help shape the future of IAAPA and the industry.

Upcoming Events

8 - 10

IAAPA EMEA Spring Summit

IAAPA Europe, Middle East, Africa
27 - 30

IAAPA Expo Europe 2021 - Barcelona

IAAPA Europe, Middle East, Africa

Notes from IAAPA Europe, Middle East, Africa

Notes Letter from IAAPA: Connecting in New Ways Jakob Wahl discusses the network of attractions industry professionals around the world and their desire to stay connected IAAPA, Jakob Wahl
Notes A Closer Look at IAAPA Virtual Conference: EMEA and APAC New details on the multi-day online education experience including speakers, sessions, and a never-before-seen virtual edition of IAAPA EDUTours

IAAPA Europe, Middle East, Africa Staff

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Jakob Wahl

Vice President, IAAPA Europe, Middle East, Africa (EMEA)
+32 483 288948
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Andrea Kolar

Director, Exhibit Sales (EMEA)
+43 2216 2915
William Khabbaz Neto, Operations Director

William Khabbaz Neto

Director, Operations IAAPA Expo Europe
+32 483 289453
Nico Reynders, Membership and Meeting Planning Manager

Nico Reynders

Manager, Membership
+32 2 535 7792
Tom Vandenbroucke, Education Manager

Tom Vandenbroucke

Manager, Education
+32 483 289660
Esperanza Pechek-Pokieser, Exhibit Sales Manager, EMEA

Esperanza Pechek-Pokieser

Sales Contractor (EMEA)
+43 664 6421089
Annadora Buonocore, Exhibit Sales Manager

Annadora Buonocore

Manager, Exhibit Sales (EMEA)
+32 2 535 7721
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Katia Malnati

Manager, Meetings and Events
+32 483 289660
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Ignace Woinin

Coordinator, Membership
+32 2 535 7792
Iuliana Fornea, Administrator Assistant

Iuliana Fornea

Sales Coordinator (EMEA)
+32 2 535 7721