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IAAPA Expo Asia 2024 opens in Bangkok with the theme of ‘evolution’

IAAPA Expo Asia 2024 opens in Bangkok with the theme of ‘evolution’
May 29, 2024

IAAPA Expo Asia 2024, the largest trade exhibition in the region for the global attractions industry, is underway in Bangkok until 30th May and promises attendees an immersive experience into the future of entertainment and attractions.

The theme of 'evolution' emphasises the need for businesses to adapt and innovate with industry leaders, innovators, and enthusiasts having convened to explore the latest trends, technologies, and best practices shaping the landscape of amusement and leisure.

With more than 350 exhibitors, IAAPA Expo Asia 2024 offers unparalleled opportunities for networking, collaboration, and business growth.

The opening ceremony featured captivating performances by traditional dancers against the backdrop of scenic rice fields, setting the stage for a celebration of innovation and culture. Highlights included an elegant performance of a fan dance with a breathtaking lotus flower formation.

In his welcome remarks, IAAPA CEO and President Jakob Wahl emphasised IAAPA's commitment to global presence and innovation, stating, "IAAPA Expo Asia 2024 is a pivotal moment for the attractions industry. Our theme of 'evolution' highlights the need to adapt and innovate to stay competitive. IAAPA’s comprehensive education programs cover a diverse range of topics, offering valuable insights for navigating the evolving industry and meeting changing consumer preferences.”

This year, we proudly call Thailand home, with our Chairman, Wuthichai Luangamornlert, managing director of Siam Amazing Park in Bangkok, leading the way. Chairman Luangamornlert echoed Wahl's sentiments, saying "the industry's enthusiasm is palpable, and IAAPA Expo Asia is the perfect platform for leaders to exchange ideas and chart a course for success.”

The ceremony concluded with a dazzling display of lights and music, as attendees joined together to officially open IAAPA Expo Asia 2024.

For more information about IAAPA Expo Asia 2024 and future IAAPA events, visit

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