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Education to play central role at the16th Dubai Entertainment, Amusement and Leisure expo


The Dubai Entertainment, Amusement and Leisure (DEAL) expo will offer its most comprehensive educational programme ever, playing host once again to the World Water Park Association’s Middle East Symposium from April 24 to 25.

This year’s DEAL will also see the first ever international edition of the Foundations Entertainment University – organized and presented by Trade Shows International on behalf of the Amusement & Leisure Equipment Suppliers of the UK (ALES-UK).

“We are proud to present, for the first time ever outside the ISA, a special edition of the highly acclaimed Foundations Entertainment University, ” said Gerry Robinson, Secretary of ALES-UK, and also that Alain Baldacci, President, SINDEPAT (Sindicato Nacional de Parues e Atracoes Turisticas of Brazil) has consented to Chair the proceedings.

“This course has been running for over seven years and is regarded as being the most influential presentation for those starting or involved in the family entertainment sector. It is a ‘must attend’ event.”

DEAL will also include a seminar on New Bowling Investment, also presented by the president of the Bowling & Billiards Division of Brunswick.

“We are very excited that this year’s DEAL will boast an even stronger educational programme. Having industry recognized seminars such as the Foundations Entertainment University coming to Dubai is testament to the growing importance of the entertainment industry here in the region, ” said Abdul Rehman Falaknaz, President of IEC.

DEAL 2010 will take place April 25-27 at Dubai World Trade Centre (DWTC) extension.

Those interested in exhibiting or visiting the event can now register for the show and seminars online at

Online registration for visitors will speed up the entry process, enabling visitors to make the most of their valuable time at the show.

Substantial industry support for DEAL is given by the Amusement Industry Council of Europe, including Association Fabricantes Y Exp. Maquinas de la Foia de Bunyol (Spain) Associazone Nazionale Costruttori Attrezzature, Spettcoli Viaggianti (Italy); Amusement & Leisure Equipment Suppliers of the UK; American Amusement Manufacturers Association); International Association for the Leisure & Entertainment Industries; India Association of Amusement Parks & Industries; and the World Water Park Association.

DEAL is organized by International Expo-Consultants LLC (IEC), an internationally recognized trade show management company with an impressive track record of over a decade of operations in the Middle East and Asia Pacific region.

IEC excels at creating high profile, highly focused business exhibitions and expositions, which serve as effective business interfaces for buyers and suppliers from around the world. For more information, visit

Upasna Barua Kumar, Global Media Solutions, Email:, Tel: +9714 8846228, Fax: +9714 8845405, Mob: +971 50 7185895
Siddarth Nanthur . Senior Project Manager , International Expo-Consults , Email:, Tel: +971 4 3435777, Fax: +971 4 3436115
Mob: +971504576356

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