ICSC RECon: Real Estate Convention
Las Vegas, Nevada
May 21-23, 2018
A hub for retail real estate professionals from around the world, the International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC) annual real estate conference (RECon) anticipates a whopping 1,200 exhibitors and 37,000 industry professionals to be in attendance. This enormous trade show held in Las Vegas, Nevada centers around the shopping center industry and provides an opportunity for professionals to network, learn new things and monitor trends.
At the show, RCI will be in booth #N1462 to speak with others about our wide portfolio of adventure attractions and the benefits they can bring to facilities in the retail and real estate development industries. Our products have been proven successful in notable locations such as Jordan’s Furniture in New Haven, Connecticut as well as Reading, Massachusetts and Palisades Center in West Nyack, New York. This is the second year RCI will be in attendance at RECon.
AAE: Asia Attractions Expo
Hong Kong, China
June 6-8, 2018
An action packed gathering of amusement industry professionals, the Asian Attractions Expo (AAE) offers a space in which education meets networking. Approximately 8,000+ professionals from 300+ companies and over 50 countries attend the bustling show designed to grow the entertainment within the Asia-Pacific region each year.
The 2018 show is planned to be held in Hong Kong, China in the Hong Kong Convention & Exhibition Centre and we will be in good company as our Australian distributor, Highgate Group, also plans to attend the large event. Highgate Group is a prominent Australian distributor in charge of dispersing products belonging to several leading adventure brands such as Ropes Courses, Inc. and Head Rush Technologies.
RCI will be present in booth #838 to network with others and speak about our own adventurous emergence in this rising market. This year we have one new Sky Trail® ropes course being installed in China (Changying Wonderland) and two in Japan. We hope to make an even bigger impact in the region at this year’s show!
SAM: Ski Area Management Summer OPS Camp
September 4-6, 2018
No booth, only attending
An adventurous spin on the format of a traditional conference, the Ski Area Management Summer OPS Camp held in Aspen, Colorado and spanning from September 4-6 is a destination event for adventure resorts or camps. With approximately 150 resorts and camp associations in attendance, the Summer OPS camp offers an interactive opportunity for those in the industry looking to build upon their current summer business whether that means creating, expanding or refreshing. Attendees are able to learn about the attractions and activities designed to create entertaining summer experiences for customers through hands-on demonstrations and talks.
RCI will not be exhibiting at the event, but will be in attendance to experience new activities and connect with others to talk about how with our attractions, we are trying to provide solutions for ski/adventure parks looking to be a four season facility. As a proud supplier member of the National Ski Area Association (NSAA), two representatives from RCI will be present to mingle and experience all there is to see in the world of summer attractions for the resort industry!
Attractions, Leisure & Tourism Middle East
Roda Al Bustan Hotel, Dubai, UAE
October 22-24, 2018
RCI is eager to attend the Attractions, Leisure & Tourism Middle East event, a brand new conference scheduled for this October. Stemming from the Middle East’s 4th Annual Theme Parks and Entertainment Development Forum, this new show is sure to drive development and growth in the entertainment sector in the United Arab Emirates, Oman and Saudi Arabia. This event also incorporates the goals of the Saudi’s Vision 2030 which is a plan to diversify the economy in Saudi Arabia, reduce its dependence on oil, and develop industry sectors including infrastructure, recreation, and tourism.
We look forward to showcasing our product portfolio to developers interested in growing local spending and tourism in the Middle East. RCI has a developing presence in this area with Sky Trail® installations in Kuwait, Oman, Dubai, Qatar, and Turkey. This is the first time we will be attending an event of this kind in the country and we hope to further emerge as a viable amusement attractions frontrunner and form partnerships with local investors.
EAS: Euro Attractions Show
September 25-27, 2018
Located in the middle of beautiful Amsterdam, the Euro Attractions Show (EAS) brings together over 12,000 leisure and attractions industry professionals from 500+ companies to share and discuss notable trends happening within the amusement sector. Throughout the entire Europe, Middle East and Africa region, this particular trade show is the largest of its kind for the leisure and attractions industry and will have 5 exhibit halls and occupy 13,000+ net square meters.
In booth #2-518, RCI will be engaging with other attendees about the unique edge we possess over the latest technologies such as VR as well as our thrilling products: Sky Trail®, Sky Tykes®, Sky Rail™, Clip ‘n Climb® and Amaze’n Mazes™. Our valuable distributors, Innovative Leisure and Faszinatour, will be joining us at this massive show and we couldn’t be more excited to have them with us! RCI has quite the presence in this area of the world with courses throughout Europe and we are confident our adaptive, elevated and age-inclusive products will stand their own at the 2018 show!
IAAPA: International Association of Amusement Parks and Attractions
November 13-16, 2018
The U.S. destination for all things attractions related, the IAAPA Attractions Expo spans across 4 days and welcomes 39,000 guests as well as 1,200 exhibitors. The show itself is beneficial for a wide range of professions within the leisure and attractions industry such as owners, operators, suppliers, investors and developers who are always looking for the next big entertainment offerings.
During the show, RCI will be exhibiting within booth #5730 with 50 of our employees in tow and 5,000 sq. ft. of space occupied by a full-sized Sky Trail® ropes course for participants to test! We will also be showcasing our newest products, Clip ‘n Climb® and Amaze’n Mazes™, for everyone to see and learn more about. We are excited to see familiar faces as well as meet new faces that will allow us to form valuable connections. From zoos to museums, our adventure products make the perfect additions due to their safety record, engineering quality and adaptability. We can’t wait to show all those attending our passion for adventure!