The world’s leading trade fair and congress event for personal protection, occupational safety and health at work will take place in October 2023. © Messe Düsseldorf/Constanze Tillmann

02/08/2022 – Trade fairs

Trade fairs

A+A 2023 under the sign of sustainability and digitalisation

Exhibiting companies can now register for A+A 2023, which will be held in Düsseldorf, Germany, from 24 to 27 October 2023. By  Sibylle Michel

At the 35th edition of Milano Unica was a strong participation of visitors from the USA, © Milano Unica

01/08/2022 – Trade fairs

Trade fairs

Milano Unica 35th edition closed with positive results

The presence of the most important international buyers, especially from europe and the united states, at Milano Unica confirms the recovery of the textile ... By  Sibylle Michel

From July 4 to 8, Première Vision Paris presented its first early edition dedicated to the Fall-Winter 2023- 24 collections: a physical show, complemented by a digital show. © Première Vision Paris

Première Vision Paris brought together over 23,000 visitors for a strong edition from July 4 to 8, 2022, and confirms a change of calendar. By  Editorial staff

GTT, a global leader in waterless and PFAS-free textile finishes, is redefining the standard in PFAS-free anti-wicking technologies with its Empel platform. © Green Theme Technologies

28/07/2022 – Textile finishing

Textile finishing

GTT’s PFAS-free protection for footwear

As PFAS bans accelerate, Green Theme Technologies (GTT) is able to exceed current performance standards while eliminating PFAS from footwear production. By  Editorial staff

Fraunhofer IZM has mounted sensor systems on the two manta ray fins of the unmanned underwater vehicle designed by EvoLogics. © EvoLogics

26/07/2022 – Smart Textiles

Smart Textiles

Recovered by Robo Ray

An extremely nimble submersible robot uses a flexible sensor skin to detect lost and unexploded munitions in places that were formerly almost unreachable. By  Sibylle Michel

The general theme of the ITMF conference 2022 is “Climate Change and a Sustainable Global Textile Value Chain”. © ITMF

25/07/2022 – Event


ITMF Annual Conference 2022 in Davos

The ITMF Annual Conference is back as an in-person event. Participants will meet from September 18–20, 2022, in Davos, Switzerland, in the Swiss Alps. By  Editorial staff

Illustration of the improved process flow based on the use of an ANN for parameter correlation. © Hochschule Niederrhein

22/07/2022 – Digitalization of textile production machines

Digitalization of textile production machines

Using AI to develop textile products efficiently

At the Niederrhein University of Applied Sciences, research is being conducted on a system that calculates machine parameters on the basis of material ... Lennart Hellweg