Get involved in the US$58bn entertainment & leisure opportunity

With Saudi Arabia opening its doors to cinemas after 35 long years and with the country investing heavily in the entertainment and leisure industry, this opens up a wealth of opportunities for developers, suppliers, retailers, operators and investors alike.

This edition will see regional regulators and cinema giants discuss the opportunities and their immediate requirements to build world-class cinemas in Saudi Arabia.


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Designing world-class entertainment destinations in the Middle East and adopting technology to amplify experience

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The 4th Theme Parks & Entertainment and Development Forum will bring together key decision makers from across the MENA region to discuss, forge partnerships and explore how to capitalise on the US$837 million opportunity expected in 2019 and create connections that matter.

20+ insightful sessions |  25+ regional and international speakers Infinite learning

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Why attend?

Understand how to develop a well-planned themed entertainment destination strategy to successfully compete against more established locations

Learn how to embed culture in the entertainment offering and gain a competitive edge

Gain exclusive access to hear updates from project stakeholders across the region on the huge investment opportunities

Hear about leading case studies from established international entertainment and leisure brands

Don’t miss a platform with high-level strategic discussions addressing the biggest challenges in delivering world-class theme parks and entertainment destinations

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Don’t miss the Middle East Leisure and Entertainment Awards!

Recognising contributions of leaders in the leisure and entertainment industry in the Middle East.
View the categories and submit your nomination today!

Sponsors & partners

Gold Sponsor
Legacy | GGE
Associate Sponsors
Associate Sponsors
Funtopia ®
Associate Sponsors
Associate Sponsors
CineTech DMCC
Strategic Design and Build Partner
AlKamal International
Strategic Partner
Blue Rhine Industries
Strategic VR Partner
Networking Partners
Networking Partners
Networking Partners
Networking Partners
Networking Partners
DEPTHQ® by Lightspeed Design, Inc.
Networking Partners
Scrabble Entertainment
Networking Partners
Call Connect
Networking Partners
Diebold Nixdorf
Official Site Visit Host
Dubai Municipality
Association Partner
Russian Association of Amusement Parks and Attractions (RAAPA)
Construction Intelligence Partner
Ventures ONSITE
Media Partners
InPark Magazine
Media Partners
Landscape Magazine
Media Partners
Images RetailME
Media Partners
Media Partners
Park World