When: Tuesday 30 October @ 1 pm (Paris time) -  7 am (EST)

The webinar will present the MIDWOR-LIFE project that aims to mitigate the environmental, health and safety impacts of current Durable Water and Oil Repellents and available alternatives by looking at their environmental impact and technical performance.

Programme (1 hour):

10/10/2018 to 11/10/2018

The International Conference on Nonwovens for High-performance Applications is a high-level, commercially focussed symposium which addresses the issues of entering and expanding in the advanced nonwovens market.

This conference is a unique symposium designed to inform delegates about latest technical developments and opportunities offered from technical nonwovens for high-performance applications.

27/09/2018 to 28/09/2018

The main theme of the congress is "Digital Plugin for the Textile Factory of the Future". Participation to the Congress offers visitors the opportunity to keep abreast of the latest developments in digital product and process technologies and to meet experts from these fields of research and from suppliers.

The congress focuses on following core topic areas:

14/03/2019 to 15/03/2019

Now in its 27th year, this established conference series has become one of the most important meeting places for the global textiles coating and laminating industry.

The core of the conference programme will be presentations by invited experts, but in order to give an opportunity for anyone with exciting and relevant ideas to present to a high-level international audience, a call for papers is being issued for contributions in the following areas, with emphasis on work that will impact the industry, now and in the future:

12/09/2018 to 14/09/2018

The Europe-centred innovation platform for the fiber industry and the downstream manufacturing stages is to serve as a generator of ideas and the basis for networking. This is borne out by the growing number of both participants and the countries they represent. More than 700 participants from over thirty countries make use of the congress to learn more about the most recent innovations in the global fiber industry.

Some 100 papers by top-ranking international experts representative of academic research and industry make the congress a unique event.

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.