Large congress centre in the financieal heart of Istanbul

Project developer and architect Agaoglu is currently building a part of the new international financial centre in Istanbul. The IIFC (International Istanbul Financial Centre) includes a congress centre with 2250 seats. The IIFC will programme conferences, trade shows, but also musicals. The complex will also house 9 film theatres, a shopping mall and schools. 

Theateradvies® was asked to do the theatre planning and design of stage equipment by Benart, one of the leading theatre suppliers in Turkey. The congress centre is situated six floors below street level. Only the tip of the stage tower rises above the square above the congress hall.

The auditorium will be equipped with 70 fly-bars in the stage tower, 17 fly-bars in the auditorium, 75 cranes for chain hoists, 5 stage elevators, 2 orchestra elevators and 18 cabins for interpreters.


  • Client Benart, Istanbul Turkije
  • Architect Agaoglu, project developer, Istanbul, Turkije
  • Project

    New congress centre in Istanbul

  • Date of completion 2019

IIFC Istanbul,Turkey

Scope of work Theateradvies®

Logistics, auditorium design, seating, audience facilities, breakout rooms.

Fly system and lifts.