IAAPA Announces Special Events and Program Schedule for IAAPA Expo Asia 2019

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Attractions industry professionals from around the world are invited to take part in several professional networking opportunities and education programs during IAAPA Expo Asia in Shanghai, China this June  11 to 14. This year, more than 8,500 participants are expected to attend the international conference and trade show for the multibillion-dollar global attractions industry.

Special events scheduled are:

On the first night (June 12), is an Opening Reception at Shanghai Haichang Ocean Park.  Attendees will celebrate at Shanghai’s newest ocean theme park while networking with industry peers from around the world.

For breakfast on June 13, a leadership talk which will feature a keynote address by Joe Schott who is the president and general manager of Shanghai Disney Resort. The annual leadership breakfast provides senior-level attractions industry professionals the opportunity to learn and network with regional and global colleagues.

An Operators’ Reception on June 13.  Attendees will come together with other operators from the Asia Pacific region to exchange ideas. This event includes discussions about enhancing safety and efficiency operations, motivating employees, and driving profits.

Young Professionals Reception at the Shanghai Dungeon on June 13.  Attendees will explore the newly opened Shanghai Dungeon – a horror house recreating historical urban myths based on real life incidents. A reception will follow the experience.

Admission to the events listed above requires separate tickets and this is in addition to IAAPA Expo Asia registration. To purchase tickets to these events, and to register for IAAPA Expo Asia, visit www.IAAPA.org