07/11/2018 to 08/11/2018

This 8th edition of the [avniR] conference aims to bring together industrials, researchers, public authorities, NGOs, international experts and policy makers of a wide range of sectors: textile, construction, food, etc. over 2 days. The goal is to share and exchange the latest scientific advances and allow companies, including SMEs, to better understand the challenges of the Life Cycle Thinking and Life Cycle Assessment to act for a sustainable society.

10/10/2018 to 12/10/2018

The 7th International Technical Textiles Congress intends to be a global forum to present and discuss recent innovations and new techniques in Technical Textiles.

11/06/2019 to 15/06/2019

Since 2001, AUTEX organises an annual international/global conference in which the latest developments in the textile area are highlighted. Each year hundreds of participants take part showing the importance and impact of these conferences.

AUTEX2019 will be the highlight of the celebration of the 25th anniversary of the Association of Universities for Textiles and also celebrates 90 years of Textiles at Ghent University.

03/09/2018 to 04/09/2018

Research and development (R&D) on advanced materials for defense is being driven all over the world by the most renowned Universities, Research Centres, Military Institutes and Companies to meet important requirements to enhance safety and survivability of platforms and personnel, along with requirements for enhanced maintainability and operability of platforms.


SAVE THE DATE: Workshop on the substitution of PFAS in the textile industry - June 5th in Brussels.

The aim of this event is to present the key results and outcomes from the MIDWOR-LIFE project and to debate the substitution of PFAS used as Durable Water and Oil Repellents (DWORs) in textile finishing processes.

Additionally, the event will have invited talks from the European Chemicals Agency (ECHA), EURATEX and other new related projects that are starting from across Europe.


The aim of this networking event is to foster exchange and linkage between projects funded within different EU programmes, execute activity of promotion and advocacy, as requested by the Commission and foreseen within the dissemination activities.

Several representatives of projects financed within European programmes (Life, Horizon 2020, Erasmus+, Interreg, etc.) will meet in this occasion to share experiences, explain strategies and connect with other participants and stakeholders.

09/11/2018 to 10/11/2018

CIRAT is a scientific meeting organized by the Textile Engineering Laboratory every two years. This conference provides an international open forum for researchers from academic and industrial fields to present their original work and exchange ideas and information.

29/11/2018 to 30/11/2018

'Turning Fibers into Value'

Aachen: November 29 -30, 2018

Partner Country: Italy

For experts from the fields of

Textile Chemistry, Finishing & Functionalisation
Man-Made Fibers,
Textile Machinery, Manufacturing, Composites
Medicine & Health Care

with Plenary Talks and Special Symposia on

    - Comfort and Luxury
    - Textiles for Medicine and Health Care
   -  Electrofunctionality and Sensors
   -  High-Performance Materials
   -  Fiber Technology

18/10/2018 to 19/10/2018

The Conference will focus on important topics and issues of European and global science in the field of textile materials, technologies, fashion, design and marketing.

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23/07/2018 to 26/07/2018

The 91st Textile Institute World Conference, hosted by the School of Design at the University of Leeds, will provide a focus on Integrating Design with Sustainable Technology. The aim is to identify and establish interdisciplinary engagement in the textile manufacturing and retail industry through the various fields of technology, design, research and economy.

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