LIFTEX is the unmissable showcase for the lift, escalator, manufacturing and specification industries. The exhibition is brought to you by LEIA (Lift and Escalator Industry Association), in consultation with an international network of authoritative trade advisory bodies.

Unique - the only dedicated exhibition for the lift, escalator & access industry to be held in the UK​

Exclusive - takes place once every three years​​

Targeted - aimed at installers, specifiers, designers & building managers

Proven - now in its 37th year

Trusted - organised by LEIA, UK’s Lift & Escalator Industry Association which represents over 85% of the industry


LIFTEX is for anyone working with lifts and escalators, including specifying, installing or managing them. Attendees include:

  • Lift Industry - Installers, Technicians, Engineers, Specifiers and Manufacturers PLUS students.
  • Architects and Building Designers.
  • Facilities Managers, Building Managers / Owners, Premises Managers, Building Maintenance Managers.
  • Consultants, Property Developers and Specifiers.


Discover the latest in lift and escalator industry developments. LIFTEX is a hub for manufacturers, suppliers, installers and specifiers of lift and escalator products and services. It’s also THE place to network and form business connections.

With a 37-year heritage, LIFTEX brings together the latest innovations in the industry with the opportunity to explore thousands of products and services from over 100 exhibitors. Join us and explore the evolving landscape of the lift and escalator industry.

Free seminar sessions run alongside the exhibition delivering thought-provoking, professionally focused talks and presentations. Sessions cover the latest topics including the Buildings Safety Act, evacuation and standards, offering valuable insights into key concerns from leading experts.