IAAPA, the global association for the attractions industry, concluded its first-ever virtual expo and conference, IAAPA Virtual Expo: Asia, held on July 28-30.
The event was attended by more than 4,000 participants, and featured 131 companies on the virtual tradeshow floor, as well as nine education sessions and seven networking events.
The education conference featured 21 speakers from around the world and covered topics such as best practices for reopening parks and attractions, safety, operations, automation and digitalisation, and more.
While the virtual event was held live daily, registered attendees could access the exhibit hall, chat rooms, and education sessions at any time.
IAAPA Virtual Expo: Asia attendees may continue to engage with the Expo’son-demand content and continue to follow-up with exhibitors until August 8, 05.00 China Standard Time / August 7, 23.00 Central European Summer Time.
June Ko, executive director and vice president, IAAPA Asia Pacific, said: “IAAPA’s first Virtual Expo truly reflects the resiliency and strength of the global attractions industry. Our goal was to provide an innovative, timely new experience that brought the industry together… We are more inspired than ever by the heart and spirit of this incredible industry and are already taking key learnings from this event and applying them to our next IAAPA virtual events.”
Registration is now open for IAAPA Virtual Conference: The Americas, set to take place September 2-3; as well as IAAPA Virtual Conference: EMEA and APAC, scheduled for September 22-24.