THE FUTURE OF SMART FABRICS

Nov 27 / 2020
12:00h
Teams

The smart fabrics of the future are developed with new materials and with innovative technologies, but also with a key to environmental efficiency.

 

With the participation of experts in this field, this session reviewed trends in the textile industry related, among others, to:
  • Functional fabrics and materials with unique properties
  • e-Textiles, wearables and management 4.0
  • AuEcology industrial, environmental impact and energy recovery
  • Industrial ecology, environmental impact and energy recovery
In a context of great uncertainty, companies, researchers, organizations and academics shared views on the innovations of technology, robotics and 3D printing.

 

Speakers

Enric Carrera

Director of INTEXTER-UPC

Mónica Ardanuy

Professor an reseracher at UPC

Monica Olmos

Director of Operations at TEXFOR

Miguel Ridao

CEO at SENSING TEX

Mireia Cañellas

Responsible for Sustainable Development in the DG of Environmental Policies and Natural Environment of the Generalitat de Catalunya.

Jorge Macanás

Moderator.

Professor at the School of Industrial, Aerospace and Audiovisual Engineering of Terrassa of UPC.