Thursday, July 31, 2014

Paramount seeks European design talent for London project

Artist's rendering of the park plan
The London Paramount project team have asked the Europe & Middle East Division (EME) of the Themed Entertainment Association (TEA) to put out a call for design freelancers based in Europe.

If you are a designer or have design based skills and are willing to commit to the project on a full-time basis, please respond by sending an email to Attach a brief career summary (maximum one page) as a PDF file.

David Willrich
The project team have specifically requested that people with other theme park skills or products refrain from making contact at this time. Further announcements and requests will be made as the project develops.

-- David Willrich, President, TEA EME Division

Orlando, Aug 14: Discovery Cove hosts event for themed entertainment community

The Eastern North America Division of the Themed Entertainment Association (TEA) invites industry members to gather at Discovery Cove in Orlando on Thurs., Aug 14, 6:30-9:30 pm.

Enjoy the new Freshwater Oasis, meet members of the creative team at SeaWorld Parks & Entertainment, and network with your peers.

$20 for TEA members; $40 for non-members. 

Many thanks to PGAV Destinations, PCL Construction and Nassal for their sponsorship support.

To register for the event, please visit this link.

Download the event flyer here.

New Jersey, Aug 20: Experience Hippo Haven at Adventure Aquarium with TEA

Meet the hippos and your colleagues at Adventure Aquarium in Camden, NJ on Aug. 20.

This event runs 7-9 pm and is organized by the Themed Entertainment Association (TEA) Eastern North America Division.

Enjoy Hippo Haven! 
Free admission, parking, appetizers, beer and wine 

Thanks to our generous sponsors!

Barcelona: Tibidabo tour with TEA, Sept 4

Tibidabo Amusement Park in Barcelona hosts an event for attractions industry professionals on Sept 4, organized by the Themed Entertainment Association (TEA) Europe & Middle East Division. 

Click here to register for this event.

There will be morning presentations (9-11 am) from both the Tibidabo team and other professionals from the region. This will be followed by lunch and a tour of the Park and time to explore it on your own if you wish.

Lunch is not hosted and will cost €25 each. In the evening the group will move to "las Ramblas" in the heart of the city, for an ad-hoc mixer, with tapas!

This outing is one in an ongoing professional development series titled "SATE Academy Days" that are an extension of TEA's annual design conference, SATE (Storytelling+Architecture+Technology=Experience). Click here to read about a recent SATE Academy Day, a visit to Ferrari World Abu Dhabi and Yas Waterworld in the UAE. 

Download the Tibidabo event PDF here.