İzmir International Fair, which will be held for the 90th time with the themes of “We Celebrate Together for 90 Years” and “We Are Building the Future Together in İzmir”; It is preparing to offer technology, commerce, culture, art, sports and entertainment to its guests. The United Cities and Local Governments Organization (UCLG) Culture Summit, which will be held simultaneously with the Izmir International Fair to be held on September 3-12, will bring cultural representatives from over 60 countries together in Izmir on September 9-11.
İzmir International Fair is getting ready to host its guests from Turkey and the world, especially İzmir. Izmir International Fair, which will be held for the 90th time this year; It will be organized by İZFAŞ, hosted by İzmir Metropolitan Municipality. The Main Sponsor of the Fair, which will be held between 3 – 12 September, was Folkart, and the Event Sponsor was Migros. At the Izmir International Fair, where health measures will be at a high level due to the pandemic, the themes were determined as "We Celebrate Together for 90 Years" and "We Are Building the Future Together in Izmir". İzmir Business Days, one of the most important meetings of international trade, will bring the business world together online for the seventh time this year. An important meeting with the fair will also be held in İzmir. The fourth of the United Cities and Local Governments Organization (UCLG) Culture Summit will be held in İzmir simultaneously with the Fair. Cultural representatives from all over the world will meet in İzmir on September 9-11 within the scope of the summit to share their experiences on cultural policies.
The fourth of the United Cities and Local Governments Organization (UCLG) Culture Summit will be held in İzmir. Cultural representatives from all over the world will meet in Izmir as part of the summit to share their experiences on cultural policies. The summit, which will be held with the theme of “Culture: Building Our Future”, will focus on the role of culture and communities in the future of the post-pandemic period. Mayors and local leaders, academics, activists, non-governmental organizations, cultural networks and stakeholders involved in global studies on the culture-development relationship will come together in Izmir to discuss the place of cultural policies in sustainable development. The summit's program, which will give messages on the role of culture in development, will consist of the foundation of culture as an integral part of sustainable cities and communities. It is expected that approximately 500 participants will come together with online participation at the UCLG Culture Summit, which will consist of approximately 500 people and will be held as a hybrid.
Business people from 100 countries meet
The theme of the 2th Izmir Business Days, which will be held on September 3-7 within the scope of Izmir International Fair, was determined as “Circular Economy and Green Reconciliation on the Axis of Trade and Logistics”. The climate crisis, beyond a pandemic, is seen as the most serious global threat facing the world. New strategies are being developed around the world to deal with this problem. In this context, ideas will be exchanged on global and local trends regarding important issues such as circular economy, green development, climate change, EU Green Consensus this year at Izmir Business Days Meetings. The online opening ceremony of the International Izmir Business Days was held on Thursday, September 2, by the Minister of Trade of the Republic of Turkey, Dr. It will be held with the participation of Mehmet Muş and ministers from 5 countries.
IEF has sports
Izmir International Fair comes to the fore with sports events in its 90th year, all sports clubs in Izmir come together. Sports area established by Izmir Metropolitan Municipality Youth and Sports Department; Izmirspor, Altay, Goztepe, Altinordu, Arkas, Karşıyaka It hosts Sports Clubs and Izmir Metropolitan Municipality Youth and Sports Club at the same time. All of the clubs will organize activities in different sports branches such as judo, gymnastics, archery, football, volleyball and basketball on a grass area of approximately two thousand square meters. For the first time, water sports and activities will be held in the lake area. Arkas Sailing Club and Karşıyaka In the water activities organized by the Sailing Club, remote controlled model yacht races, canoeing and sailing activities will be organized. Altınordu Fun Zone area can be visited during the fair. In the field of sports, interviews will also be held with the participation of famous sports people. The sports ground will also host the athletes representing our country in the Tokyo 2020 Olympics.
Those who want to establish a Game Start-up can attend the fair.
İzmir International Fair, which aims to spread the developments in the modern world to Turkey, keeps up with the changing world conditions. For this reason, it invests in informatics and entrepreneurship. The “Next Game Startup Entrepreneurship Competition”, which enables young entrepreneurs who want to take part in the game industry to establish successful game startups and aims to lead them to open up to the world by professionalizing them, will conclude on September 12 within the scope of the fair. The 10 teams that made it to the finals will compete to be ranked by making their presentations. As part of Next Game Startup and Game Entrepreneurship events, console tournaments, Atom Game Jam and seminars and various events will be held.
What will happen at the Izmir International Fair?
90th Izmir International Fair; will welcome the people of Izmir with activities that appeal to all age groups of technology, trade, culture, art and entertainment. Grass Concerts where famous artists will take the stage, Mogambo Nights, 20th Cinema Here Festival, Book Street and Face to Face SohbetChildren's playgrounds, sports field, quiz show, special exhibitions, cultural and artistic activities will be presented to the guests. IEF 90th Anniversary Exhibition, which tells the history of Izmir International Fair, will also take visitors to the past. One of the events that will add color to the Izmir International Fair will be the “Municipalities Street”.
Health measures taken
90. Activities at IEF; It will be organized with the scope of TSE safe service certificate in accordance with the requirements of pandemic conditions. Visitor entrances will be masked, in closed areas by taking the HEPP code and controlled according to the density of the area. Entrance fees to the fair; It was arranged as 5 TL for the full student and 3,50 TL for the student. Entry and exit can be made from all gates of Kulturpark. The fair can be visited between 08.00:23.00 and 16.00:XNUMX. Events will start at XNUMX:XNUMX.