One of the major developments of the EELC has been the arrangement of East-West Symposia, bringing together New Testament scholars from Orthodox (east), Catholic and Protestant (west) traditions.
- 2018 Athens, 5 -7 August
- 2014 Szeged, 4 – 5 August
- 2012 Leuven, 31 July
- 2010 Berlin, 27 July
Through the EELC, SNTS has been involved in the establishment and support of the Bibliotheca Biblica in St Petersburg, Russia, and in Sofia, Bulgaria as research libraries and study centres.