Event Elf 2018

ELF 2018 will take place in the magnificent city of Oporto, Portugal´s inspiring second city.

About the event

The convention will be held from May 25th to May 27th at the Porto Palacio Congress Hotel & Spa, an ideal venue for conventions, with an excellent congress centre offering an exceptional opportunity to develop brand awareness, launch new products and develop B2B relationships through direct professional interaction with locksmiths and security specialists.

Educational program

The preliminary program for Seminars and Workshops will be availabe here soon and advertised in the e-newsletters.

Social program

There will be three main social tours.

Tour under the bridges

Enjoyable1,5 hrs cruise with some drinks and snacks.Starting at 18:30 on Friday 25 May 2018, finishing at 20:00 the journey passes through embark and disembark in the Ribeira cais – the riverside area with restaurants, bars and night spots offering a wide selection of locations for a nice continuation of the evening.

Gala dinner

To be recognized as a Port wine the grapes have to grow and be harvested in the Douro wine region demarcated in 1756 by the Portuguese statesman Marquis de Pombal, the rule also includes that the wine has to mature in the wine cellars located on the south side of the river Douro in Vila Nova de Gaia. The ELF 2018 Gala Dinner offers a unique opportunity to visit one of the most famous wine cellars followed by a complete dinner meal and a live band dancing party! Transport will be provided by chartered bus to the dinner location from the convention venue (Porto Palacio Hotel) and return.
Day: Saturday 26 May 2018
Time: 20:00-24:00


Porto historical city center walking tour.

Porto city tour by VW type 2 van.

Boat tour upstream river Douro.

For more information click here.

Exhibitors List

The full exhibitors list is available on the official site of the federation.

Our placement

SOS Auto keys will await you at Stand 5, Foyer A