IAAPA Webinar this Wednesday: A Daily Routine to Improving Safety and Operational Performance

Hear from Drew Tewksbury, director of The McGowan Amusement Group, and Gary Fawks, ICAE, general manager, Indiana Beach Amusement & Water Park, on what a thorough inspection program entails. Join us 1-2 p.m. ET this Wednesday to discover how to easily implement an inspection system and review a sample inspection list. Register now. A question and answer […]


IAAPA Announces New Global Brand

ORLANDO, Fla., US (25, Jan 2019) – IAAPA, the global association for the attractions industry, revamped its brand identity with a new look and logos to demonstrate its readiness to support the global attractions industry well into the next 100 years. “This new identity is the result of a thoughtful, three-year strategic initiative led by many […]

The IAAPA Foundation Silent Auction at IAAPA Attractions Expo 2018 Opening Reception

Date/Time: Tuesday, Nov. 13: 6 – 7:30 p.m. Location: The IAAPA Theater presented by Wanda Group, Room N320 (North Concourse at the Orange County Convention Center) The IAAPA Foundation invites you to bid on exciting items and exclusive, special experiences during the Silent Auction at the Opening Reception at IAAPA Attractions Expo 2018. The IAAPA Foundation encourages and inspires life-changing careers in the global […]


Game Changer: Preparing for Emerging Market Disruptions to Gain a Competitive Edge

Friday, November 16, 2018: 8:30 AM – 10:00 AM Room: S310ABCD, by Saudi Entertainment Session Number:GCR Speaker Margreet Papamichael Director CLEAR Associates Moderator Randy Josselyn Principal – Wildlife and Conservation Gateway Ticketing Systems, Inc. Description Technology is rapidly changing and transforming the world around us. Disrupting business trends are occurring at an unprecedented pace and […]

Hal McEvoy Named IAAPA President and CEO

43-Year Industry Executive to Lead the Global Association for the Attractions Industry ORLANDO, Fla., US (Oct. 9, 2018) – The board of directors of the International Association of Amusement Parks and Attractions (IAAPA) announced Hal McEvoy has been named president and CEO, effectively immediately. The announcement follows a comprehensive worldwide executive search process conducted by the […]


IAAPA Opens Regional Office in Shanghai, China

Premier Global Attractions Association Expands Services with First Mainland China Representative Office ORLANDO, Fla., US (Jan. 30, 2018) – The International Association of Amusement Parks and Attractions (IAAPA) today announced the opening of a new regional office in Shanghai, China, expanding and enhancing the association’s programs and services in the Asia-Pacific region. The opening of […]