Developing profitable, world-class theme parks through creating unprecedented guest experiences, successful operations and frutiful partnerships
The Middle East is one of the world’s fastest growing tourist hotspots and with confirmed investment of over $350 billion dollars in the theme parks and attractions industry by 2020. This makes the region one of the most lucrative markets globally.
With a rapidly growing cluster of leisure attractions in the market including theme parks, water parks, zoos, FECs and aquariums, we are pleased to announce the 3rd edition of the annual Theme Parks & Entertainment Development Middle East forum set to take place from 9-11 May in Dubai, UAE.
Now in its 3rd year, join stakeholders from the leisure, entertainment and tourism industry to discuss trends and strategies in developing world-class and iconic attractions as well as industry partnerships that drive tourism and long-term success.
Featured speakers from 2016 include:
Chief Executive Officer
IMG Worlds of Adventure
Ferrari World Abu Dhabi
Director of Marketing
Dubai Parks and Resort
Vice President - Facility Management
Executive Producer and Co-CEO
The Producers Group
VP Cloud & Data Center,
Etisalat Digital Solutions
Head - Abu Dhabi Experience Development Unit
Tourism & Culture Authority Abu Dhabi
Senior Manager Master Planning
Chief I.D.E.E. Officer
I.D.E.E. for People Development
Engineering & Intl. Sales VP
Vice President, Private Enterprise Sales
Leisure & Attractions Principal
Director – Economics
Why you cannot miss this event?
Be part of high-level strategic discussions and peer-led case studies addressing the biggest challenges in delivering a world-class theme park and attraction in the region
Get an exclusive opportunity to stay updated on upcoming projects across the region, their progress, requirements and assess future business opportunities
Learn how regional players are developing winning strategies to successfully compete for global market share
Discover innovative ideas and technologies on how to attract and retain guests to make your venture a success
Who should attend?
C-Level, VPs, Directors and Heads of:
- Rides and Attractions
- Shows and Theatres
- Guest Service
From the following sectors:
- Theme Park Developers
- Waterpark Developers
- Family Entertainment Centre Developers
- Planning & Design Consultants
- Project Management Consultants
- Main Contractors
- Theming Consultants
- Suppliers and Solution Providers
- Industry Associations
See what our past attendees have to say
"Great networking, great insights into an industry that is gaining relevance in the region"
"It is a great opportunity to be a part of this successful event, the speakers was very well-knowledgeable and you can feel this from the intensive information they have. Looking forward to be in the next summit"
"It was a great opportunity to meet and get in touch with industry colleagues and leaders"
"An event like this brings informed people together to focus on common goals"