Turkey's Leading International Automotive Industry Fair, Automechanika Istanbul, started today at Istanbul TUYAP Fair and Congress Center, after a two-year hiatus due to the pandemic. Automechanika Istanbul Plus will be the meeting point of automotive industry professionals all over the world until Sunday evening, 2 November 21.
Automechanika Istanbul Plus 2021 fair, organized jointly by Messe Frankfurt Istanbul and Hannover Fairs Turkey, hosts product groups that have an important place in Turkey's automotive sector exports. Parts and systems, electronic systems and connectivity, accessories and customization, fleet and workshop management, fault detection and repair, vehicle wash and maintenance, alternative driving and fuel systems, tires and wheels, bodywork and paint, autonomous driving and mobility services will be exhibited at the fair. are among.
At the opening ceremony of Automechanika Istanbul Plus 652, where 121 exhibitors will come together with thousands of professional visitors from 2021 countries, Hannover Fairs Turkey Co-General Manager Annika Klar said in her speech that the pandemic forced trade fairs, which are part of an industry largely based on physical meetings, to adapt to the digital world. . Klar continued: “Following our research and analysis of digital events and business models around the world during the pandemic, we have added a digital business platform to our fair for the first time this year to maximize the efficiency of the event for automotive industry professionals. With this add-on, which we call Plus, this year, we bring together automotive professionals both in the physical environment and on the digital platform, while offering more job opportunities and a different experience for the industry. With our digital platform, we can host professionals who can no longer travel for the fair at Automechanika Istanbul Plus.”
Messe Frankfurt Mobility and Logistics Fairs Vice President and Automechanika Brand Manager Michael Johannes, who was among the speakers at the opening ceremony, also expressed his excitement and happiness at the fact that many fairs could not be held around the world for more than 2 years due to the pandemic, and finally, all automotive industry professionals came together today. He started by mentioning Johannes said, “Automechanika Istanbul fair, which has been organized since 2001, is getting stronger every year in parallel with the rising graph of Turkey's automotive industry exports. There are 15 different Automechanika fairs we organize around the world, and 4 more Automechanika fairs will be held together with Automechanika Istanbul Plus before the end of this year. Each of these fairs offers great opportunities for Turkish manufacturers in terms of the region they are located in.” He continued with his words and stated that he believed that the Automechanika Istanbul Plus fair would be very successful for the entire automotive industry despite the pandemic.
The latest trends, developments and up-to-date information in the field of e-mobility in the automotive industry are included in the Automechanika Academy.
As in previous years, Automechanika Academy offers an environment where expert speakers will share their comments and predictions on current developments in their fields with industry professionals. Special event programs consisting of interactive sessions, presentations, interviews and exhibition areas, where they can be informed about the developments and trends that are closely related to all automotive industry professionals, especially the mobility and logistics technologies of the future, are included in the Automechanika Academy. Automechanika Academy will be open to the access of automotive industry professionals both in the exhibition area and simultaneously on the digital platform, especially this year.
Visitor registration continues for Automechanika Istanbul Plus 2021
All professionals who want to visit the fair, which will be open to visitors until Sunday evening, 21 November 2021, at the Istanbul TÜYAP Fair and Congress Center, can enter the exhibition area and the PLUS digital platform by creating free visitor registrations on the Automechanika Istanbul official website. Due to the COVID-19 measures taken in the fairground, all persons entering the fairground are required to present their HES codes and only those who are considered "risk-free" are allowed to enter.