Created in 2005, UP-tex is the European Cluster of reference in the field of Advanced Textile Materials. As a Competitiveness Cluster, Up-tex gathers companies, research and tech transfer centres (130 members). Its major goal is to « Place textiles at the heart of the material of tomorrow ».
Its mission is to promote innovation with the aim of improving the competitiveness of its members, to assist them to set up R&D projects, to develop networking and business opportunities, to reinforce the communication among its members and to help them develop their international activities.
For more information, please visit: www.up-tex.fr
A project co-funded by the European Commission under the 7th Framework Programme within the NMP thematic area.