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Arcade Game Machine Show: 2018 IAAPA Registration Open Now
- Jun 30, 2018 -

Arcade Game Machine Show: 2018 IAAPA Registration Open Now


The International Association of Amusement Parks and Attractions (IAAPA) today announced registration is now open for IAAPA Attractions Expo 2018 at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, Florida, Nov. 12-16, 2018. More than 35,000 global amusement park and attractions industry professionals from more than 100 countries will gather to buy, learn, and network at the largest international conference and trade show for the global attractions industry.  This year's Expo will celebrate the association's 100th anniversary with more than 1,000 exhibiting companies showcasing the latest innovations, countless networking opportunities connecting professionals from around the world, and hundreds of industry experts leading inspiring discussions.  The global attractions industry market has an estimated $360 billion global economic impact.  IAAPA Attractions Expo 2018 brings together international attractions industry professionals, decision makers, and visionaries from all segments including manufacturers and suppliers and owners and operators of theme and amusement parks, water parks, family entertainment centers, zoos, aquariums, science centers, museums, and resorts.


IAAPA Expo will be held in Orange County Convention Center from Nov. 12th to 16th and United Asia Entertainments will attend the expo.


Expansive Trade Show Floor

The trade show floor will fill 560,000 net square feet of exhibit space with exhibiting companies displaying the latest products and services in 125 different categories.  For the first time in Expo history, the show floor will extend beyond the walls of the convention center into outdoor structures created just for the event. Dubbed "Exploration Station," this area created new exhibit space for more than 100 exhibiting companies.   

Robust Education Conference and In-Depth Learning

In addition to new ideas and attractions industry solutions, IAAPA Attractions Expo 2018 will offer more than 100 educational experiences on a wide range of topics, behind-the-scenes educational tours (EDUTours) at local Orlando-area attractions, constituency lunches, and professional development institutes. Learn more about the conference program details: www.IAAPA.org/IAAPAAttractionsExpoEducation


Special Events and Networking Opportunities

Attendees will also exchange ideas and connect with industry professionals during more than 50 networking events, including signature Expo events, networking events for member constituencies and regions, the annual IAAPA awards programs, and fundraising events benefiting Give Kids The World Village.  In celebration of IAAPA's centennial anniversary, an exciting finale event, IAAPA Celebrates, will be held at Universal Studios Florida.  Additional details will be released in the coming weeks. Learn more about the complete schedule of special events and register now: www.IAAPA.org/IAAPAAttractionsExpoSchedule


Please note: Admission to many special events requires a separate ticket in addition to registration. Capacity is limited. Attendees are encouraged to register early as events sell out.


Now the Biggest Arcade Game Machine show start: Press Registration Now Open

Press registration to attend and cover Expo is now open. Members of the press can apply for credentials online at: www.IAAPA.org/IAAPAAttractionsExpo2018Press