4th PPE Conference - Brussels
Over 100 participants from 22 European countries covering the entire PPE value chain from fibre to end use came together in Brussels to explore the main trends that will shape the future of the PPE market in the coming years.
The three main themes covered in the event were sustainability, digitalization and smart wearables.
The impact of regulation The PPE directive has been regulating the market for PPE products in the EU since 1989. It has been updated recently and transformed into a regulation which will be directly applicable in all EU members states as of April...
Developing New Skills for the Extroversion Specializations of Fashion Industry in Europe
The EXTRO SKILLS project will design and develop an innovative and comprehensive training protocol for export personnel of fashion industries, using ICT-based learning approaches and methodologies that will offer essential transversal skills for enabling them be ready to respond to international trade and market demands and enhancing the extroversion and the competitiveness of the industry as a whole. Bringing together the different sectors of fashion industries, the training protocol will follow a comprehensive learner-centered approach.
The overall objective of EXTRO SKILLS is the design...
CREATIVEWEAR PROJECT IN PALERMO: DEEPENING CREATIVITY WITH VESTINO2017 EVENT
It will be held in Palermo this coming Thursday, October 26, next operative meeting of CreativeWear, an Interreg MED Project co-financed by the European Regional Development Fund, which aims to give new life to the creative heritage, the design culture and the relevant know-how of Mediterranean T&C industry through a new attention on manifold concept of creativity....
Newsletter - TEXAPP is a Strategic Initiative to strengthen the supply of apprenticeships in European Textile sector
Welcome to the first newsletter of the TEXAPP project!
In this newsletter, we would like to introduce the project TEXAPP - a strategic initiative to strengthen the supply of apprenticeships in European textile sector, who is involved, what has been done and what are the next steps.
TexHack Innovation Event
On 6-7 November 2017 will be an innovation event for the textile and fashion industry in Helsinki, Finland organised by Finnish Textile & Fashion.
The goal is to find solutions to tomorrow’s challenges today and to find new tools to promote the success of the Finnish textile and clothing industry. The best solution will receive €5,000 in prize money.
The event is looking for 50 innovative participants, who have skills in textiles, automation, IoT technology, software development, or materials. Or people interested in developing different recycling solutions, marketing, design,...
The third EURATEX Bulletin is out!
This third issue gathers countries’ reports of the economic situation in the Textile and Clothing Industry in 2016 with an outlook for 2017. These reports are written by Associations present in each EU-28 Member states, Africa, Argentina, Belarus, Brazil, Colombia, Egypt, India, Indonesia, Iran, Japan, Korea, Norway, Pakistan, Serbia, South Africa, Sri Lanka, Switzerland, Taiwan, Tunisia, Turkey and USA.
More information on Bulletin 3/2017 here
WORTH PARTNERSHIP PROJECT STRENGTHENS THE SMEs COMPETITIVENESS THROUGH CREATIVITY, INNOVATION, AND CONNECTIONS
1st Call for Partnership projects opens NOW on 18th of September 2017 for the first partnership formation
Under the COSME programme, The European Commission has launched the second phase of WORTH partnership project.
Worth Partnership Project is funded by COSME programme of the European Union to support collaborations between SMEs and start-ups of designers, art & craft and creative people with peers tech companies and manufactures to create innovative and disruptive products and ideas to put them into the market. In these 4-years journey, we will support...