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Innovation Award

Themes & events at Techtextil

With our broad programme of lectures, showcases and competitions, we offer all our Techtextil exhibitors and visitors insights into the latest and decisive developments in the industries and provide professional impulses.

Techtextil Forum

A speaker during the Techtextil Symposium at the last Techtextil

The Techtextil Forum focuses on current and future-oriented topics and is included in the ticket price. Visitors, exhibiting companies, researchers, developers and users will be able to exchange ideas in lectures, discussions and interactive formats. 

Techtextil Innovation Award

We reward outstanding new and further developments of technical textiles, nonwovens and functional apparel textiles with the Techtextil Innovation Award. Both exhibitors and non-exhibitors at Techtextil can take part in our competition. The developments selected by an international jury of experts will be presented to trade visitors and journalists in a special show during the fair. The Techtextil Innovation Award 2024 will be presented in an official, media-effective ceremony.

The deadline for submissions was 15 December 2023


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People talking
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Eng. António Braz Costa, General Manager
Technological Centre for the Textile and Clothing Industry of Portugal (CITEVE), Portugal

Johannes Diebel, General Manager

Research Council of Textiles (FKT), Germany

Dr. Heike Illing-Günther, Managing Director
Saxon Textile Research Institute e.V., Germany

Dr. Jan Laperre, General Manager
Centexbel, Belgium

Prof. Dr. René Rossi, Head of Laboratory for Biomimetic Membranes and Textiles
Swiss Federal Laboratories for Materials Science and Technology (EMPA), Switzerland

Dr. Thomas Stegmaier, Head of Competence Center Textile Chemistry, Environment, Energy and Assistant Management
German Institutes of Textile and Fibre Research (DITF), Germany

Prof. Dr. Henry Yi Li, Chair of Textile Science and Engineering & Chairman, Textile Bioengineering and Informatics Society
The University of Manchester, Department of Materials, School of Natural Sciences, Great Britain

  • New Concept
  • New Technology
  • New Material
  • New Application
  • New Product
  • New Approaches on Sustainability & Circular Economy
  • New Technologies on Sustainability & Recycling
  • New Technology & Digitalization

Exhibitors on Stage

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Together with the dfv Conference Group GmbH, we are giving companies the opportunity to present their products in a 25-minute presentation including Q&A in Hall 12.0, Stand E55. Exhibitors at our trade fair benefit from an attractive price advantage.

For more details, please contact, tel. +49 69 75951294.

Attractive and parallel to Texprocess

Trade visitors and exhibitors at Techtextil also benefit from the supporting programme at Texprocess, which takes place at the same time.

More about the Texprocess events