IAAPA, the global trade association for the attractions industry, presented the first annual Best Exhibit Awards at IAAPA Expo Asia 2019 (formerly Asian Attractions Expo) on 13 June 2019 at the Shanghai New International Expo Centre in Shanghai, China. The awards honour and recognise outstanding booth presentations at IAAPA Expo Asia 2019.
A panel of judges, made up of IAAPA industry facility members, selected the winners based on three categories of booth size: 9-27 square meters, 36-72 square meters, and 81 square meters and larger. Judges evaluated booth design, branding, staffing, and overall appeal.
With more than 400 exhibiting companies from 30 countries, this year’s trade show floor measures 13,000 net square meters and is the largest in IAAPA Expo Asia’s history. During the Expo, international manufacturers and suppliers will debut and unveil the latest products, services, and technologies including state-of-the-art rides, motion simulators, virtual reality, water attractions, video and skill games, as well as the latest in theming and design, technology applications, food-and-beverage innovations, and more.
The winners of the 2019 Best Exhibit Awards at IAAPA Expo Asia are:
Category 1: 9-27 Square Metres
Extreme Engineering – Booth #1146
Category 2: 36-72 Square Metres
Guangzhou Style Arts Co., Ltd. – Booth #3216
Category 3: 81 Square Metres and Larger
Pentair – Booth #2430