IAAPA Virtual Conference: The Americas


Event Type: Education
Venue: Online
Member Price: $99 | Nonmember Price: $149
Credit Hour(s): 6
From 1:00 P.M. to 5:30 P.M. EST (Eastern Standard Time). Check your local time zone!



This September, we are bringing the IAAPA classroom to you. Take part in IAAPA Virtual Conference: The Americas, a new education series where you can hear from industry thought leaders from around the world, connect with your peers, and generate ideas that will bring a brighter future for your business. All Online.

Listen and participate in your language!
Simultaneous translation English-Spanish will be provided.

Why Attend?

Being trained and fit is the best tool with which you can face situations of change, and what better way to do it than with international experts with vast experience in operation and leadership. IAAPA offers this unique training opportunity, with updated content and in an innovative format, right at your fingertips.

What to Expect

Two days full of inspiration and creativity that will help you and your business freshen up your operation. We will offer keynote sessions, live Q&A, and networking opportunities to connect with your peers and bring back valuable ideas for your business.

Marketplace opportunity

IAAPA M&S members will also be offered the opportunity to participate in the IAAPA Marketplace, an additional exposure opportunity during the IAAPA Virtual Conference: The Americas. Participating members will feature their logo, QR code and company description during the IAAPA Marketplace presentation, which will be then delivered to all event attendees for future reference.


Registration Rates
IAAPA Member $99
Nonmember $149
Marketplace $249
Registration fee includes two-day personal online access to the Virtual Conference: The Americas, networking virtual events, a virtual certificate of attendance, and 6 credits towards your IAAPA Certification.


David McKillips, Chuck E. Cheese

Breakout groups

Teresa Cardenas, Grupo Xcaret; Linda A. Freeman, Rockwell Automation

Matt Heller, Performance Optimist Consulting; Shaun McKeogh, Attractions Academy

Jim Pattison Jr., Ripley Entertainment

Breakout groups


    *Please be aware that all times in the Agenda are EST (Eastern Standard Time zone). Check your local time.



    Felipe Arteaga

    Corporate Project Manager, Happyland

    Teresa Cardenas

    Corporate Department of Information Security Manager, Grupo Xcaret

    Leslie DaCruz

    Founder and Principal, Stradeation, Inc.

    Linda A. Freeman

    Industry Manager, Cybersecurity Specialist, Rockwell Automation

    Greg Hale

    VP, Chief Safety Officer, Walt Disney Parks and Resorts

    Matt Heller

    Performance Optimist, Performance Optimist Consulting

    Todd Maunsell

    Vice President of Operations, Cinergy Entertainment

    Shaun McKeogh

    Founder and President, Attractions Academy

    David McKillips

    CEO, Chuck E. Cheese

    Kevin McNulty

    President and CEO, NetWeave Social Networking

    Jim Pattison Jr

    President, Ripley Entertainment

    Paul Pei

    President, PARKAD LLC

    Event Questions

    North America

    Alyse Sklover
    Manager, Constituency Services and Programs
    +1 321/319-7661 | Send Message 

    Latin America and Caribbean

    Ana Elisa Benavent, CAE
    Events and Meetings
    +52 55 3300 5866 | Send Message


    Ana Elisa Benavent, CAE
    Events and Meetings
    +52 55 3300 5866 | Send Message

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