LIFE-FLAREX workshop on sustainability and chemical substitution in the textile industry. 

The focus will be to present the different initiatives ongoing on textile sustainability led by the AEI Tèxtils cluster and the public administration of the region. 

The workshop is aimed at value chain level including chemical manufacturers, textile companies, furniture and contract as well as R&D centres. 

02/11/2016 to 31/12/2016

The MOOC is designed for students and textile and clothing managers wishing to develop the future skills needed by the labour market. Learners will find contents about implementing innovative export oriented strategies, non-technological and marketing innovations, re-engineering of processes according to sustainability, CSR and Quality, and – most importantly – entrepreneurship in order to adapt to changing environments.


The Terrassa International Textile Conference, with the motto “Weaving the future with the yarn of innovation", has the aim of creating an international meeting place for the textile sector, at both traditional and technical levels, along the lines of “The thread of innovation” 2008 Conference. Also, the Conference aims to promote Terrassa and in general the territory of Catalonia as a reference textile site, which still has an important industrial network and several organizations supporting textile R&D&i, contributing to improve the sector’ competitiveness.