Founded in 1918, the International Association of Amusement Parks and Attractions (IAAPA) is the largest international trade association for permanently situated amusement facilities worldwide. The organization represents more than 5,300 facility, supplier, and individual members from 99 countries, including professionals from:
- Amusement parks, theme parks, and attractions
- Family entertainment centers
- Museums and science centers
- Water parks and resorts
- Zoos and aquariums
- Industry manufacturers and suppliers
IAAPA helps their members improve their efficiency, marketing, safety, and profitability while maintaining the highest possible professional standards in the industry.