A record number of companies have already reserved their exhibit space at SIGN İstanbul 2016
Preparations are well underway for the next edition of SIGN Istanbul which set new records for participation levels when held for the 17th time earlier this year. Organised by IFO Fuarcilik, a member of the international media business Tarsus Group, SIGN Istanbul strengthened its position as the Eurasian region’s biggest and best attended trade event in its field. According to the published results, this year’s event established new records in terms of exhibitor numbers, area covered and the number of professional visitors attending. IFO are confident that the 18th edition will surpass even these record breaking results when it takes place on September 29 – 2 October 2016. A full range of technologies, materials, solutions and services will be on display under the main topics of Digital Printing, Textile Printing, Sign Technology, Visual Communication, LED & LED Display, Industrial Printing and 3D Printing. Mr Zekeriya Aytemur, Managing Director of IFO said “With increasing international attendance, SIGN Istanbul is now a major regional launch pad for the display of new innovations in these sectors.” The inaugural 3D Printshow Istanbul event which featured as a specialist section this year, will continue to grow and be developed in 2016.
438 suppliers from 30 different countries exhibited at SIGN İstanbul 2015 and which in turn attracted some 21,009 professional local and foreign buyers and specifiers. The fair covered 30,000 sqm of enclosed area and so continuing the stable growth in scale achieved over recent years. Mr Aytemur said “Due to the strong level of demand from our exhibitors, we have immediately started detailed preparations for the 2016 event with exhibitors already signing contracts for larger exhibit spaces before the end of this year’s show.” SIGN Istanbul is recognized as Eurasia’s biggest fair for the digital printing, sign making, LED and 3D print sectors and will again be the main focal point for the launch of product innovations in 2016.
“SIGN İstanbul brings together a comprehensive range of advertising industry and printing technologies”
SIGN Istanbul brings together a comprehensive range of products and services covering a wide range of applications ranging from digital printing technologies, textile printing, advertising application equipment, small size printing and documentation technologies, transfer materials, printing dyes, LED and LED displays, screen printing and promotion materials. Mr. Aytemur went on to say: “Our local and foreign industry professional visiting the fair will easily find everything that they look for in their field of activity at SIGN İstanbul 2016.”
3D Printshow Istanbul will again display 3D printing technologies as a special section in SIGN Istanbul 2016
Organized for the first time at this year’s SIGN İstanbul, this special section attracted widespread attention from visitors representing a diverse spectrum of sectors along with Turkey’s national media; 3D PRINTSHOW İstanbul event is expected to show strong growth when it returns at next year’s fair.
For more information about the 18th SIGN İstanbul fair that will be organized on September 29 – October 02, 2016, please visit www.signistanbul.com.