Save the Date: 2014 World Congress of Play to Take Place in San Francisco this Fall

April 21, 2014 | Richard Gottlieb of Global Toy Experts and Charles Albert of Creativity, Inc. invite members of all play-related industries to attend the second World Congress of Play this September and “share ideas and engage in conversations regarding innovation, design and production of play in the 21st century.” 

According to the organizers, the Congress will once again bring together a cast of global speakers who touch on all aspects of play – from toys and mobile games to education, music, entertainment, new technologies and more – for ‘out of the box’ discussions of how play is changing and where the business of play might be headed.  Registration is now open for the Congress, which will take place September 8-10, 2014 in San Francisco, CA.  TIA is a Silver sponsor for this year’s event.  “The Congress brings together a diverse group of participants from a wide range of play-related fields,” said Carter Keithley, TIA President and CEO.   

Congress agenda and speaker details will be available in the coming weeks at www.WorldCongressofPlay.com. Held at Parc 55 Wyndham hotel, the event will also include networking cocktails and receptions. Registration is now open; hotel information can also be found online