Events

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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TEA SATE Orlando to be hosted at Sea World

TEA SATE Orlando to be hosted at Sea World

The Themed Entertainment Association has announced that 2018s TEA SATE conference will be held at Orlando’s Sea World resort. The event, held from 4-5 October, explores the theme of “The Experience Recipe”, and is designed to spark imagination with fresh new “recipes” and techniques for creating ground-breaking experiences.

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Asian Attractions Expo – preview

Asian Attractions Expo – preview

Registration has opened for the 2018 Asian Attractions Expo, and this year’s show promises to be as varied and jam-packed as ever. Held at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre from June 5–8, show organiser IAAPA expects to welcome over 8,000 amusement park and attractions industry professionals from more than 50 countries. Park World […]

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DEAL 2018 review

DEAL 2018 review

The rising trajectory of the Middle Eastern entertainment industry.. The Dubai Entertainment, Amusement and Leisure show – known as DEAL – took place from April 9 to 11, 2018, at the iconic World Trade Centre in Dubai. The key destination for buyers in the Middle East, the show has acted as a barometer for the […]

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