The European Committee of Textile Machinery Manufacturers, CEMATEX, has announced that it will provide a grant to all participants of the Research & Education Pavilion at ITMA 2015. Owing to strong response and positive feedback following its initiative at ITMA 2011, the committee has decided to continue to provide the grant to pavilion participants at ITMA 2015. The ITV Institute of Textile Technology and Process Engineering Denkendorf, Germany, is among the first to support ITMA 2015.
The Research & Education Pavilion at ITMA 2015 will continue to provide outstanding opportunities to research organisations and higher institutions of learning to share their R&D achievements, as well as current and future projects with the industry. In addition, the pavilion will feature a ‘Speakers Platform’ for participating institutes to share their latest knowledge and projects.
A technical committee is being formed to select presentations for the ‘Speakers Platform’. The Research & Education pavilion provides a platform for ITMA visitors to keep abreast with the latest research projects on garments, home textiles as well as technical textiles and nonwovens. The pavilion was a major feature at 2011 ITMA exhibition in Barcelona, Spain with 48 exhibitors from 20 countries taking part.
ITMA 2015 will be held from November 12 to 19, 2015 at Fiera Milano Rho in Milan Italy. Owned by CEMATEX, ITMA is the world’s largest textile and garment technology showcase, which being organized since 1951. The European Committee of Textile Machinery Manufacturers (CEMATEX) comprises national textile machinery associations from Belgium, France, Germany, Italy, Netherlands, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland and the United Kingdom.