October 31, 2013 (Beijing, China). Smart Monkeys, Inc. was named "Most Honored Innovative Technology Solution Provider" at the 2013 Theme Park and Attractions Summit and Awards in Beijing, China. The award was presented by Mr. Li Mingde from the Tourism Research Centre of the Chinese Academy of Social Sciences to company's founders Alan Anderson and Stephan Villet.
On the same day, Villet presented the "New Frontiers on Theme Park Technology" session, developing on the company's global approach to system design and its ability to merge hardware and software like no other.
Theme Park and Attractions Summit & Awards 2013 brought together a diverse array of industry stakeholders from all over the world, including government officials, representatives of industry associations, real estate developers, theme park operators and entertainment facility suppliers.