October 18-21, 2011
Moscow, VVTs, pav.55
4 days in Moscow with amusement industry professionals
Organized by : Russian Association of Amusement Parks and Attractions (RAAPA)
October 18 (from 10.00 a.m. until 4.00 p.m.)
SEMINAR: “Technology of organization and holding of summer/winter festival events”
Introduction into creativity (the author’s development). A festival that have never happened before. How to organize an open air festival. Making up a game basis of a festival. Cases for organizing a festival event. Kiddie and sports festivals in amusement parks and FECs. Working out and optimization of events’ budget. Making a festival together (an interactive game).
Keynote speaker: Anna Sapozhkova, creative director of “ShowLand” group of companies, an associate professor of Moscow State University of Culture and Arts, prize-winner of a state award “Grani Teatra Mass”.
October 19, 2011
10.00 a.m.-6.00 p.m. – Exhibition working hours. Exposition of amusement rides and entertainment equipment.
11.00 a.m.– official opening of “RAAPA EXPO Autumn 2011” Trade Show
From 2.00 p.m. to 4.00 p.m.– Round Table: “World’s Achievements in construction, refurbishing and operation of amusement parks. What the conclusions for the Russian cities can be?” Keynote speaker: David Camp, director of the Economics practice, AECOM company, UK
From 4.15p.m. to 5.30 p.m. – Round table “Additional ways of increasing amusement parks and FECs profitability”. Keynote speaker Kravtsov S., “Ticket Soft” General Director
6.00 p.m. – RAAPA official opening reception
October 20, 2011
10.00 a.m.-6.00 p.m. - Exhibition working hours. Exposition of amusement rides and entertainment equipment.
From 9.00 a.m. until 8.00 p.m. – Professional informative and educational tour: “Concepts and economic effectiveness of modern Family Entertainment Centers (FECs)”
Tour programme and issues for discussion:
1. Active leisure center “Kosmik”(multifunctional FEC)
· establishing the operational activity of the FEC
· Standards of service and motivation of the personnel
2. Children’s entertainment club “Island” (Children’s entertainment center)
· effectiveness of management of small FECs
· Minimal set of equipment for children’s entertainment center
3. “Happylon”amusement park(indoor amusement theme park)
· Zoning, theming, and selection of amusement rides for a FEC
· Way of dealing with the personnel
Speakers: FEC developers, authorities, and top-managers
October 21, 2011
10.00 a.m.-4.00 p.m. - Exhibition working hours. Exposition of amusement rides and entertainment equipment.
12.00 p.m.-2.00 p.m.– Workshop: “Organizing animation programmes in amusement parks and FECs”
Workshop leader: V.V. Zinoviev, director of Fun-Time company, Moscow
4.00 p.m. – Exhibition closing.
Аddress: Office 37, building 537/3, VVTs, Pr-t Mira 119, Moscow, 129223