Events

EAG 2019 to celebrate 10 years of innovation

EAG 2019 to celebrate 10 years of innovation

The ExCel London is set to welcome the 10th EAG International & Visitor Attraction Expo on January 15-17 2019. In 10 years, EAG & VAE has reflected changes in the industry, evolving from its amusements and coin-op roots, to a show embracing indoor and adventure play and reflecting the dynamic markets for of out-of-home entertainment.

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Park World Excellence Awards: Winners revealed

Park World Excellence Awards: Winners revealed

The Park World Excellence Awards reached its peak on Wednesday 26 September, as professionals from across the theme park and attractions industry gathered for a dazzling evening of celebration in recognition of the sector’s premier talents at the W Amsterdam.

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EAS 2018 Preivew

EAS 2018 Preivew

The EAS Show is back with a boom and located in Amsterdam this year. The 2018 schedule is packed with more than 500 exhibitors in four halls across the largest show floor in the event’s history. Over 12,000 leisure, tourism, and entertainment professionals from more than 100 countries are also expected to attend – and […]

61% of DEAL 2019 floor space sold off seven months before show

61% of DEAL 2019 floor space sold off seven months before show

The organisers of the 25th edition of the DEAL show, the region’s largest entertainment amusement and leisure show, have stated that 61% of the show’s floor space has already been sold out. The 2019 Dubai Entertainment, Amusement, and Leisure show is set to run from March 25 to 27 at the Dubai World Trade Centre.

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Alterface set to launch new Creative Division

Alterface set to launch new Creative Division

Alterface has laid the groundwork for a new and comprehensive Creative Division as a response to the growing demand for interactive attractions in theme parks and other venues. The team are seasoned in concept and ride development, storytelling and theming, and will be able to  deliver turnkey solutions.

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A 360° perspective at ACOLAP’s annual meeting

A 360° perspective at ACOLAP’s annual meeting

The tenth Meeting of the Colombian Association of Attractions and Amusement Parks (ACOLAP) saw ten industry experts demonstrate a full range of opportunities for the Latin American amusement park industry. Delegates from the United States, Mexico, Dubai and Colombia united under the slogan ‘360° Perspective, learning from successful models.  Park World correspondent Astrid González Nariño […]

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Asian Attractions Expo 2018

Asian Attractions Expo 2018

IAAPA’s centennial anniversary marked by 27 per cent growth. With more than 9000 participants, the success of the 2018 edition of IAAPA’s Asian Attractions Expo demonstrates the continued rapid growth of the attractions industry in the Asia-Pacific region. Read the full report here   

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Winners of Cornell’s 2018 Theme Park Design Competition announced

Winners of Cornell’s 2018 Theme Park Design Competition announced

After months of registration, design, and judging processes, the results are in for the Theme Park Design Competition held by New York’s Cornell University, sponsored by WhiteWater.

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SATE Europe

SATE Europe

This year’s European meeting took place on May 2 and 3 at Europa Park, and, as in years before, SATE celebrated a collaborative culture of production, where designers, technologists, producers, developers and operators work closely together from the early stages of a project, in a team structure often more horizontal than hierarchical. Story, architecture, and […]

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Get on board for a thrilling ride!

Get on board for a thrilling ride!

Datateam Business Media, the publisher of Park World Magazine, has announced the launch of the Park World Excellence Awards. Designed to celebrate brilliance across the European attractions scene, entries are now open. Recognising the industry’s exceptional parks, rides, experiences and attractions, the inaugural Awards provides a dynamic platform for the continent’s leading park operators, suppliers, […]

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