International Stone Congress 2017

International Stone Congress has been regularly organized by the İzmir Branch of the Chamber of Geological Engineers of Turkey since

2008; with the contributions of Dokuz Eylül University, Izmir Metropolitan Municipality and Izmir Fair (IZFAS). This year, the Congress

will be held in March 2017 in Turkey (İzmir) with the collaboration of İzmir Branch of the Chamber of Geological Engineers,

İzmir Branch of the Chamber of Architects, IZFAS and the Aegean Mine Exporters Union; supported by  Izmir Metropolitan

Municipality and Dokuz Eylül University.


Organized to be held simultaneously with the Marble 2017 Fair on March 20-25th, 2017;  the International Stone Congress 

aims  to generate  an international scientific  medium  to share and discuss the technological, architectural, archaelogical and artistic

developments related  with the marble sector. Besides scientific discussions, exhibitions and workshops about natural stones;

a cultural tour to the ancient Roman city of Aphrodisias will be organized at the end of the congress.



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