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IAAPA ATTRACTIONS EXPO 2012 November 12-16, 2012
Schedule-At-A-Glance
Detailed listings by Day
Detailed listings by Subject Area
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Sunday   Monday   Tuesday   Wednesday   Thursday   Friday


 
  Sunday, November 11
  TIME   FUNCTION
  8 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.   10th Annual IAAPA & Give Kids The World International Charity Golf
  Tournament
  8 a.m. - 5 p.m.   3rd Annual IAAPA Motorcycle Ride
  9 a.m.- 10 p.m.   Institute: Rookies and Newcomers: Family Entertainment Center Program*  
  2 p.m. - 6 p.m.   Institute for Attractions Managers*  
  6 p.m. - 10 p.m.   Facility Tour to Fun Spot USA*  
  Monday, November 12
  TIME   FUNCTION
  8 a.m. - 8:30 a.m.
    IAAPA Annual Business Meeting
  9 a.m. - 5 p.m.     Food and Beverage Consulting Session- Monday*  (by appointment only)
  9 a.m. - 10:15 a.m.     Education Sessions  
  9 a.m. - 1 p.m.     Institute: Rookies and Newcomers: Family Entertainment Center Program*  (cont.)
  9 a.m. - 9 p.m.     Museum and Science Center Day*
  9 a.m. - 9 p.m.     Zoo & Aquarium Day*  
  10:30 a.m. - 11:45 a.m.     Education Sessions
  12 p.m. - 2 p.m.     Lunch & Learn with Tom Mehrmann, CEO, Ocean Park Corporation, Hong
  Kong*
  2 p.m. - 3:15 p.m.     Education Sessions
  3:30 p.m. - 4:45 p.m.     Education Sessions
  5 p.m. - 6:15 p.m.     Education Sessions
  Tuesday, November 13
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  TIME FUNCTION
  9 a.m. - 5 p.m.     Food and Beverage Consulting Session - Tuesday*  (by appointment only)
  8 a.m. - 2 p.m.     Facility Tour to Busch Gardens Tampa, Animal Care Center*  
  8:15 a.m. - 10 a.m.     Kickoff Event/Opening Ceremony
  9 a.m. - 5 p.m.     Institute: The Essentials of Human Resources Management*  
  10 a.m. - 6 p.m.     Trade Show Floor Open
  10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.     Trade Show Floor Tour: First Time Expo Attendees*  
  11 a.m. - 1 p.m.     Trade Show Floor Tour: Point of Sale System Suppliers*  
  12 p.m. - 2 p.m.     Constituency Lunch for FECs: F&B Case-study*  
  12 p.m. - 2 p.m.     Latin America Conference and Lunch*
  12 p.m. - 2 p.m.     Constituency Lunch for Museums and Science Centers*  
  12 p.m. - 2 p.m.     Operators Roundtable and Lunch*  
  1 p.m. - 3 p.m.     Trade Show Floor Tour: Theming and Design Suppliers*  
  3:30 p.m. - 4:45 p.m.     Education Sessions
  4 p.m. - 8 p.m.     Facility Tour to Gaylord Palms Hotel*  
  5 p.m. - 6:15 p.m.     Education Sessions
  6 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.     Opening Reception*  
  7:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.     Young Professionals Reception*  
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  Wednesday, November 14
TIME FUNCTION
  8 a.m. - 1 p.m.     Facility Tour to SeaWorld Orlando's Turtle Trek*
  8:30 a.m. - 9:45 a.m.     GM and Owners Breakfast*  
  8:30 a.m. - 11 a.m.     Facility Tour to Disney's Art of Animation Resort*
  9 a.m. - 10:15 a.m.     Education Sessions
  10 a.m. - 6 p.m.     Trade Show Floor Open
  10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.     Trade Show Floor Tour: Museum Suppliers*  
  12 p.m. - 2 p.m.     Constituency Lunch for Amusement Parks: Re-inventing Coney Island*  
  12 p.m. - 2 p.m.     Constituency Lunch for FECs: Birthday Parties*  
  12 p.m. - 2 p.m.     Marketing & Communications Roundtable
  12:30 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.     Trade Show Floor Tour: Waterpark Suppliers*  
  2:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.     Trade Show Floor Tour: Participatory Play Suppliers*  
  3:30 p.m. - 4:45 p.m.     Education Sessions
  4:30 p.m. - 6 p.m.     Brass Ring Awards
  6 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.     Carnival and Showmen's Reception*  
  6 p.m. - 8 p.m.     European Reception*
  6 p.m. - 8 p.m.     FEC Reception*  
  6 p.m. - 8 p.m.     Latin American Reception*  
  7 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.     Water Park Social*  
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  Thursday, November 15
TIME FUNCTION
  7:30 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.     IAAPA 5K Run and 1K Walk at the Give Kids the World Village*
  8 a.m. - 10 a.m.     Asia Pacific Breakfast*  
  8 a.m. - 10 a.m.     Canadian Breakfast*  
  8 a.m. - 1 p.m.     Facility Tour to Legoland, Florida*  
  9 a.m. - 10:15 a.m.     Education Sessions
  10 a.m. - 6 p.m.     Trade Show Floor Open
  10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.     Trade Show Floor Tour: Show Production and Entertainment Suppliers*  
  12 p.m. - 2 p.m.     Constituency Lunch for FECs: Roundtable Luncheon*  
  12 p.m. - 2 p.m.     Legal Roundtable
  12 p.m. - 2 p.m.     Entertainment Managers Roundtable
  1 p.m. - 3 p.m.     Trade Show Floor Tour: Inflatable Product Suppliers*  
  3 p.m. - 5 p.m.      Career Slam 2012
  3:30 p.m. - 4:45 p.m.     Education Sessions
  5 p.m. - 6:15 p.m.     Education Sessions
  7:30 p.m. - 11 p.m.     IAAPA Celebrates at Universal Studios*  
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  Friday, November 16
TIME FUNCTION
  9 a.m. - 12 p.m.     Inflatable Operators' Symposium
  9 a.m. - 12 p.m.     Incident Management Symposium
  10 a.m. - 4 p.m.     Trade Show Floor Open
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*Separate ticket and/or registration required
(Schedule as of June 26, 2012 and is subject to change)

Get more information on all Expo events and education seminars here.