IAAPA Expo First Timers Welcome

Session Description

Are you attending the IAAPA Expo for the first time? Join us for this information session to ensure a successful and rewarding IAAPA Expo experience. This program is designed to equip first-time attendees with essential tools and resources to assist in navigating IAAPA Expo with ease and confidence.

What to expect:

  1. An overview of IAAPA Expo, its scale, and what to anticipate during the event.
  2. Insights into key tools and resources at your disposal, including Connect+, IAAPA’s official mobile app
  3. A unique opportunity to learn from seasoned veterans who have attended IAAPA Expos in the past. They will share valuable tips and tricks to help you make the most of your time at the event.

To a newcomer, IAAPA Expo can be overwhelming with over 90 EDUSessions, a multitude of special ticketed events, EDUTours, and the ever-popular trade show floor, where you will have the opportunity to meet with over 1,000 companies from around the world showcasing their products and services. This session is your gateway to a successful and memorable IAAPA Expo adventure.


  • Michael Shelton, Vice President and Executive Director, IAAPA North America

  • Heather Barnes, Founder & CEO Improv @ Work, LLC

  • David Gray, Head of Human Resources, Lagoon Amusement Park

  • Omid Aminifard, Chief Operating Officer & General Manager, Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk

  • Rachel Harper, Assistant General Manager, Castle Fun Park/Amusements Ltd.


 CEUs: N/A

 Session Time: 60 minutes

 Language: American English

 Key Features: Recording of live presentation from IAAPA Expo 2023


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