17 - 20 October 2017 · Messe Augsburg · Germany

interlift 2017 - world of elevator

Top benchmark for interlift 2015

  • Visitor record: 20,440 visitors from 100 countries, every second one was a foreigner
    (2013: 18,919 visitors, nearly every second visitor (54 %) came from outside Germany)
  • Record figures for the quantity of exhibitors and the amount of exhibition area booked

    • 541  exhibitors from 43 countries and 70 % of them are foreign exhibitors
      (2013: 512 exhibitors from 40 countries, 71 % exhibitors came form foreign countries)
    • New record: with 42,500 m² exhibition space the interlift is also the largest so far
      (2013: 41,000 m²)

  • For 94 % of the trade visitors achieved a (very) good business result overall
  • Italy and China have the most important foreign participations
  • VFA Forum: 2,000 participants, this was every tenth visitor

See more results >> Final report Trade visitors' survey

See you next interlift: 17th to 20th October, 2017

Elevator trade fairs show elevator technology. Only one shows the global market: interlift – The World of Elevators

At a glance

Titel:  interlift 2017 - International Trade Fair for Elevators, Components and Accessories
Trade fair dates
:  Tuesday, 17th – Friday, 20th October 2017
Interval:  biannual
Place:  Augsburg Trade Fair Centre • Germany
Opening times:  9 - 18 hrs
Entrance permitted:  elevator professionals
Catalogue + VistorGuide:  Free of charge
The range of exhibits:  Elevator plants and pre-fabricated components • Escalators and moving walks • Parking systems • Elevator components • Gears • Controls • Monitoring and safety systems • Elevator cabins • Elevator doors • Ropes, cables • Service and display elements • Hydraulics • Accessories • Trade journals, trade associations




Visitor documents

Visitor broschure

Hall plans

Development of interlift 1991-2015


The VFA-Interlift e.V. - Association for Lift Technology - will again be promoting its speakers' Forum for both exhibitors and visitors at the interlift tradeshow.

The main topics in 2017 are as follows

  •  National, European and international standardisation
  • New products and services
  • International markets:

    • South America       
    • Turkey: the gateway to the Middle East
    • United Kingdom and Commonwealth countries
    • South Pacific

  • Megacities: habitats of the future
  • Lifts as a style element in architecture
  • Smart Elevators 4.0: digital integration of lifts into buildings
  • Occupational health and safety
  • Qualifications as the key to producing and recruiting young talents

Lectures will be translated simultaneously: English – German / German - English. Free entrance.

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AFAG Messen und Ausstellungen GmbH

Messezentrum, 86159 Augsburg, Germany
Phone +49.821.58982340 • Fax. +49.821.58982349
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Managing Directors: Heiko and Hermann Könicke

Project management: Joachim Kalsdorf
Project assistant: Sandra Geißler

  • Representative Southern Europe:
    Susan Mompalao de Piro
    email to
  • Representative China:
    Hanan Wang
    Phone +49.201.2484200 • Fax. +49.201.8127177
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Professional sponsor

VFA-Interlift e. V. Association for Lift Technology

Süderstraße 282, D-20537 Hamburg, Germany
Phone +49.40.72730150 • Fax +49.40.72730160
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Chairman: Achim Hütter

Travel & Accomodation

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