The 8th Aachen-Dresden International Textile Conference will take place in Dresden on November 27 and 28, 2014. The “Aachen-Dresden” is an international textile conference especially for the experts in the field of Textile Chemistry, Finishing & Functionalization and Textile Machinery, Manufacturing & Composites. This year’s partner country will be South Korea.
Plenary lectures and special symposia will be held on the following topics:
- Protective Textiles
- Textile Construction with Membranes and Textile-reinforced Concrete
- Chemistry for Composites, Protective Textiles, and Textile Construction
- Transfer Session “From Idea to Practice”
- Saxomax – Textile Innovations
The evening before the opening of the Aachen-Dresden Textile Conference 2014 will see the “Future Materials (FM) Awards” ceremony in Dresden. The “World Textile Information Network (WTiN)“, publisher of international technical textiles magazine Future Materials, launched the FM Awards to recognize success in textile innovation. For the awards’ premiere in Dresden, the glittering gala dinner will celebrate winners in 21 categories. The preparations are made in close co-operation with the organizers of the Aachen- Dresden International Textile Conference. This co-location will provide an unparalleled platform to share information, establish partnerships and facilitate networking for companies, suppliers, associations and academics across the entire technical textiles value chain.