Tuesday, December 11, 2012

IAAPA Invites Submissions for 2013 Attractions Expo Education Program


Alexandria, VA, USA -- IAAPA extends an invitation to submit a proposal to present a seminar at the IAAPA Attractions Expo 2013 education program. The IAAPA Attractions Expo is the world’s largest gathering of amusement and attractions professionals.

The deadline for the 2013 Call for Presentations is Monday, January 21, 2013.

The education program is the major platform in the amusement industry for sharing ideas, exploring new concepts and introducing attendees to the latest knowledge, trends, technology and best practices in the attractions business.

Audience
Education program attendees are owners, operators, and key staff members of amusement parks and attractions. The majority of attendees are also buyers at the trade show. Other audience members will be staff from various departments and responsibilities within the facility. Generally, they are full-time employees. Occasionally manufacturers, consultants and vendors attend programs of special interest to them.
Attendees may be further characterized by level of knowledge as well as specific types of facility operations. As you develop your presentation concept, please consider which of these primary member facility types you will predominantly address. Generally, these are as follows:
  • Amusement Parks
  • Theme Parks
  • Family Entertainment Centers
  • Water Parks
  • Zoos
  • Aquariums
  • Museums
  • Attractions (Haunted Attractions, Piers, Natural Parks, etc.)
  • Resorts, Hotels, Campgrounds, and RV Parks
  • Casinos
For more information or to submit, visit http://www.iaapa.org/expos/resources/cfp

ABOUT IAAPA
Founded in 1918, the International Association of Amusement Parks and Attractions (IAAPA) is the largest international trade association for permanently situated amusement facilities worldwide. The organization represents more than 4,300 facility, supplier, and individual members from more than 97 countries