AIP presents the State of the Indoor Play Industry at the IAAPA Expo

Tom Filer, AIP Exec Committee Member and owner of the Family Adventures Group of indoor playcentres and nurseries, will be giving the opening presentation and talking about the challenges and opportunities of the indoor play market in the UK at the Indoor Entertainment Day on Sept 12th as part of this year’s IAAPA Expo Europe at London’s ExCel .

The day will offer key insights via presentations from top industry professionals and cover gamification, the metaverse, crisis communication, media and IP as well and be held at Immersive Gamebox, Nickelodeon Adventure Lakeside, Orsett Hall Hotel, Puttshack and Wipeout Lakeside.

IAAPA Expo Europe is the premier international event for the leisure industry, bringing together seasoned veterans and industry leaders for learning opportunities, networking, and spotlighting the latest innovations and technology. The day kicks off the event which runs until Sept 15th and brings together the brightest and best from across the attractions industry

The trade show floor at London's ExCel opens Tuesday, September 13, bringing together more than 500 exhibitors showcasing redemption games, inflatables, play equipment, innovative technologies and more. Product showcases tailored to indoor entertainment facilities such as playgrounds, mini-golf, laser games, bowling, trampolines, climbing, escape games, and virtual reality (VR) parks.

“IAAPA Expo Europe is the go-to event for all industry professionals looking to expand their skillset, make new connections, and potentially grow their business model,” said Peter van der Schans, IAAPA’s Vice President and Executive Director of IAAPA Europe, Middle East, and Africa. “The combination of our Indoor Entertainment Day and expansive offerings on the trade show floor make this expo the perfect opportunity for indoor play facilities to learn, grown, and plan for a bigger tomorrow.”

The International Association of Amusement Parks and Attractions (IAAPA) represents over 6,000 amusement-industry members in more than 100 countries worldwide and operates several global attractions-industry trade shows.