Water Park Day at Water World & Aquadiver

  • Room: Offsite - Water World & Aquadiver
  • Session Number: WPF
Monday,September 27, 2021: 0800 - 2000


Joan Cama
La ILLa Fantasia and Parque Aquatics Costa Brava, SP
John Child
Managing Director
Sandcastle Waterpark
Roger Currie
Director of Project Development - EuroAsia
Water Technology Inc.
Michael Kreft von Byern
General Manager
Damien Latham
Chief Attractions Officer
Saudi Entertainment Ventures - Riyadh
Cem Tuna
Land of Legends


This information-packed seminar and networking educational event is designed specifically for water park owners, operators, designers, and manufacturers. Join an inspiring educational forum and enjoy tours at Water World and Aquadiver. Learn about current development and trends in the water park industry, the psychology of play, water park health and safety issues, revenue operations, and design principles.

LOCATION: Water World, Ctra. Vidreres, Km. 1,2, 17310 Lloret de Mar, Girona, Spain

MEETING POINT: IAAPA Bus Stop, Career de les Ciències (in front of Fira Barcelona Gran Via South Access). Bus departs at 08:00 sharp.

IAAPA CERTIFICATION: 4 credit hours towards IAAPA Certification renewal


08:00 – 10:00     Transportation to Aquadiver
10:00 – 11:30     Welcome Coffee and Tour of Aquadiver
11:30 – 12:15     Transportation to Water World
12:15 – 13:30     Lunch at Water World
13:30 - 15:30      Presentations

  • The Story of Rulantica
  • An EMEA International Perspective
  • The Barcelona Trilogy
  • Panel Discussion – How the Pandemic has changed the Waterpark Industry “For Good” 

15:30 – 17:00     Coffee Break and Tour of Water World
17:00 – 18:00     Networking Reception at Water World
18:00 – 20:00     Transportation to Fira Barcelona Gran Via Convention Center


  • Lunch buffet
  • Coffee breaks
  • Light fares at networking reception

TRANSPORTATION: Buses depart (IAAPA Bus Stop, Career de les Ciències, in front of Fira Barcelona Gran Via South Access) at 08:00 sharp. Buses depart PortAventura at 18:00 to return Fira Barcelona Gran Via. Participants may drive separately to this event.

NOTE(S): Must be 18 or older to attend. Separate ticket and Expo badge required to attend.

COST: IAAPA Members: Online purchase €157/Onsite purchase €190; Nonmembers: Online purchase €220 /Onsite purchase €265. Tickets should be purchased in advance as space is limited and may sell out. Expo registration is also required. Prices are Inclusive of VAT.

SILVER SPONSORS: Proslide Technology, Inc.; Water Technology, Inc. (WTI) / Neuman Aqua Ltd; Polin Waterparks


Register now for IAAPA Expo Europe, or add this event to your existing registration:

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All participants are requested to be fully vaccinated* or to have a negative Covid-19 test. It is the participants’ sole responsibility and personal accountability to observe those rules. IAAPA will not do further checks.

* A person is considered fully vaccinated 2 weeks after the 2nd dose of a two doses vaccine, or 4 weeks after one dose of a single dose vaccine.


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