06 - 08/06/2018
Thrilling Ride for Centenary Celebrations!
The International Association of Amusement Parks and Attractions (IAAPA) celebrated its centenary in style with its annual Asian gathering, held this year in Hong Kong. IAAPA is the largest international trade association for permanently located attractions, and is geared towards helping members improve efficiency, marketing, safety, and profitability while maintaining the highest possible professional standards in the industry worldwide.
The strength and energy of the global attractions industry was reflected in the vibrancy of the expo and by the numbers, with more than 9,000 participants, including 6,500 qualified buyers and 393 exhibiting companies – all up on the 2017 figures. The exhibitors, which occupied 10,224 net sqm of space, presented new and innovative products. Attendees included professionals from amusement parks, theme parks, water parks, resorts, family entertainment centres, zoos, aquariums, science centres and museums, as well as industry manufacturers and suppliers.