Organizers Liftinstituut Solutions B.V. and Elevator World, Inc. invite vertical-transportation (VT) professionals to the inaugural International Elevator & Escalator Symposium (IEES), set for November 15-16, 2018, at the Renaissance Polat Istanbul Hotel in Yesilyurt/Istanbul, Turkey. Professionals from the elevator and escalator industry, architects, developers and owners are welcome to participate in the program that will cover the topics of safety and new technologies in the VT industry. Experts will present papers during sessions spanning the two days, and companies will show their newest innovations in an associated exhibition. Those wishing to present papers should send their abstracts by email no later than June 29. To register to attend or book a booth, information can be requested via email, or by visiting website.