ATRAX Hosted for the 8th Time the Biggest Meeting of the Attraction- Parks-Recreation Industry
From the 13th - 15th of February, ATRAX was held in Turkey. The exhibition is an international summit of the Attractions- Parks- Recreation Industry in Turkey, and introduced the latest innovations and services in the sector to the world. This was to mainly municipalities, but included shopping malls, hotels, housing project companies, corporations, organisers and investors.
ATRAX TAKE ATTENTION WITH THE "HAPPY CITIES" THEME
This year, ATRAX brought to the forefront attraction and recreation projects that create more opportunities for socialising and activities, and focused on the happiness of the residents of the city.
ATRAX CONTINUES TO ENLIGHTEN THE SECTOR VIA IS CONFERENCE SERIES
The main discussion topics of the conference were "Importance and Necessity of Building Happy Cities" and the "Impact of Entertainment and Receration on the Happiness of City People". These conferences brought together leaders of the sector, academics, local governments, society presidents, directors of organisations, institutions and universities.
ATRAX TOOK A MAJOR STEP FOR COMBINING THEORY AND PRACTICE WITH ITS "UNIVERSITY SPECIAL SECTION"
This year ATRAX offered competition titled "University Special Section" related to "Happy Cities Project" whereby it rewarded the best ideas offered by the universities and shared these ideas with sector's representatives via the dedicated conference.
The project was organized by Tureks International Fairs in cooperation with REKÇAD (Recreation Studies and Research Association) with the goal of building the quality of life of the future and creating value social-cultural-touristic-economic and educational sense.
The project which aims to support and share with all stakeholders, municipal park projects which support the brandization and marketing efforts of cities and other right projects that would shape the future of cities contributes to the efforts for providing higher quality products and services in the recreation and events industry by bringing together theory and practice on the same platform.
The project which comprises recreation, sports sciences, communication, landscape architecture, architecture and city planning departments, helps universities meet with manufacturers, investors, event managers and service buyers (such as municipalities, hotels, shopping malls, companies etc.) by providing coordination among different disciplines.
OFFICIALS FROM IPAR - ROPE HIKING TRAIL & ADVENTURE PARKS SOCIETY MET REPRESNTATIVES FROM THE SECTOR
Two sessions of the panel titled SAFE PARKS HEALTHY TOMOROWS organized by IPAR – Rope Hiking Trail and Adventure Parks Society as part of the conference program themed "Happy Cities", brought together reputable expert speakers and professionals from the sector.
ATRAX GALA NIGHT AND ATTRACTION STAR AWARDS CEREMONY WAS VERY VIBRANT ONCE AGAIN
The winners of "Attraction Star Attraction, Events and Recreation Awards 2020" which is organized as part of ATRAX Exhibition were announced at ATRAX Gala night.
"Attraction Star Awards" which is organized with the goal of encouraging new projects and creating awareness in the sector by rewarding successful projects, resulted in a more vibrant event this year.
At the competition which featured a total of 22 awards were presented. Winners were selected objectively by a jury of 16 experts comprising professionals of the sector, academicians and society presidents.
Number of Exhibitor:: 180
Number of Brands Represented: 202
Number of visitors: 18.719
Number of countries: 38