iTechStyle Talks - Programme
With one of the subjects of the moment: the 4.0 industry – the MODtissimo is returning to Alfândega do Porto with the usual space dedicated solely to textile innovation. The iTechStyle Showcase® – Textile Innovation and Business Platform, consecrates the first edition of the iTechStyle Green Circle® – Sustainability Showcase contest.
The exhibition area, that addresses exclusively the sustainability and the circular economy, is one of the great attractiveness of the 54th edition of the oldest and one of the most relevant exhibitions of the textile and garment industry of the Iberian Peninsula.
Novelty are the iTechStyle Talks, which consist of moments of presentation of results of research and development projects in which CITOMA is involved, namely the "TexBoost – less Commodities, more specialties" and the "KNIT-FORCE: Valuing the Knowledge in the textiles and apparel Sector ".
ITechStyle Talks – ProgramDay :
Presentation of results of the Mobilizer project of the textile industry and Portuguese clothing "TexBoost – less Commodities, more specialties"
-The TexBoost project (José Morgado)
-Multi-hazard mesh structures for protective clothing (Graça Bonifácio)
-New intelligent textile structures for biometric sensing and comfort in car seats (Ricardo Silva)
-Textile solutions valued with plant residues – Vegan leather (Augusta Silva)
-Textile solutions valued with animal and EVA leather residues (Helena Vilaça)
-Textile valuation based on by-products of the dairy industry (Catarina Costa)
Presentation of 4 technological roadmaps of the project "KNIT-FORCE-valuing knowledge in the textile and clothing Sector"
-Sustainability and Circular economy (M ª José Carvalho)
-4.0 industry and digitization (João Nuno de Oliveira)
-Complex textile Structures (Filipe Rodrigues)
-Multifunctionalization (Augusta Silva)