• 1 day, MAPIC Leisure Day

    1 Day

    Participants, MAPIC Leisure Day

    500 Participants

    Leisure operators & suppliers at MAPIC Leisure Day

    200 Leisure operators & suppliers

  • Keynote, MAPIC 2019

    1 Keynote

    Learning sessions, MAPIC 2019

    6 Learning sessions

    Panel experts, MAPIC 2019

    4 Panels & expert insights

  • Andreas Veilstrup Andersen to give keynote speech

    Andreas Veilstrup at MAPIC Leisure Day

    Andreas Veilstrup Andersen, Executive Vice President at Tivoli Gardens, will give a keynote speech at the Leisure Day on Tuesday 12 November at 14.10. He will share his vision on the crucial role entertainment plays in city attractivess.

    Andreas Veilstrup Andersen is in 2019 transitioning from his role as the CEO and President of the Liseberg Group, Sweden, to a role as Executive Vice President at Tivoli Gardens, Copenhagen, Denmark. Andreas has a legal and financial background, and has been working in the amusement park industry since 2000. Andreas was the 2018 Chairman of IAAPA, the International Association of Amusement Parks and Attractions.

    Join him on Tuesday 12 November at 14.00.

  • Discover the LEISURE DAY programme

    Keynote, several panels, expert insights, talks & learning sessions:


    Emerging leisure concept

    Discover 5 emerging concepts to shape the future!
    Active entertainment, competitive socializing, themed attractions, virtual reality, culture... what else?


    Screen-based attractions

    • Screens and media to enhance people socialization
    • The bottom of immersive attractions
    • E-sport: From digital platforms to live communities
    • Cinema: from authentic places to diversification


    Learning sessions

    • Session 1: Developing a leisure concept: from vision to opening
    • Session 2: Operating business models for leisure concepts
    • Session 3: Becoming a destination: shopping mall repositioning with entertaining experiences
    • Session 4: (Re)thinking places with art & culture
    • Session 5: (Re)inventing urban spaces for people and leisure
    • Session 6: Food & leisure, the winning combination: how F&B can be a revenue booster

    IP-based attractions - Expert insights

    Leveraging world-class brands to create dynamic (refreshable) experiences that are repeatable, educational and fun for the entire family.

    Download the programme

    Content partner

    Leisure Development Partner
  • Who's coming? Amongst 2019 confirmed attendees

    Confirmed attendees at MAPIC Leisure Day
    • Asko ALANEN - Head of Marketing, LAPPSET CREATIVE, Finland
    • Emmanuel CHAROTTE - VP Business Development, ECA2, France
    • Christian COSTACHE - Head of Development Romania, LAGARDERE TRAVEL RETAIL, Romania
    • Bertrand DELGRANGE - CEO, KOEZIO, France
    • Jonathan DOUGHTY - Global Head of Foodservice, Leisure & Placemaking, ECE PROJECKTMANAGEMENT GMBH, Germany
    • Benjamin FAURE- President, SPORT BREAK, France
    • Sophie GALELLI BIRKAN- Projects Director in Charge of Diversification, ALTAREA COGEDIM, France
    • Jerome GIACOMONI - President, AEROPHILE, France
    • Julien GOUPIT - Head of Global Partnerships, FLYVIEW, France
    • Dennis KLIMASCHEWSKI - Head of Marketing, CITYWAVE SURF ATTRACTIONS, Germany
    • Nathan REZNIK - Deputy CEO, ILLUCITY, France
    • Agnes RUIZ - Director of Sales Europe & Middle-East, IMAGINE EXHIBITIONS, INC., USA
    • Charles TELLIER - President, AIRTRIX, France
    • Joao XAVIER - Group Marketing Director, MULTI CORPORATION, Netherlands
    • Yuan ZHANG - Global Leading Dept., AEON MALL CO., LTD., Japan
  • White paper: All to play for in lifestyle destinations

    MAPIC 2019 - Live, Play, Shop

    The retail landscape has changed beyond all recognition over the last two decades. Exciting opportunities and diversified new revenues await retail real estate operators who tap into the vast, long-lasting potential of leisure and entertainment.

    How does leisure in retail create footfall, entertainment and personality? Find out in this exclusive white paper written by Leisure Development Partner in collaboration with MAPIC.

    Download the white paper

  • Raise your game at MAPIC

    Continue the fun at MAPIC! From November 13-15, come discover the latest fun experiences and leisure attractions at the Palais des Festivals.

    Leisure Zone

    MAPIC Leisure Zone

    The Exhibition Zone

    A place where leisure exhibitors meet with the property players discussion leasing opportunities and new contracts for leisure projects in shopping destinations.

    13-15 November at MAPIC - Palais des Festivals, Cannes

    Book your stand

    Leisure Talks

    MAPIC Leisure Talks

    Pitching sessions and conferences

    Every morning: Presentation of entertaining leisure concepts

    Every afternoon: Talks and Q&A - 2019 main topics:

    • Technology @play
    • Storytelling @work
    • 13-14 November at the MAPIC Leisure Zone
    Themed Entertainment Association, Leisure MAPIC

    Leisure talks content partner: Themed Entertainment Association

    See the 2018 programme
  • Leisure Day 2019 Official Sponsors




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