IRC ACCIÓ

    Strengthening the competitiveness of the Catalan technical textiles cluster

    Programme: Initiatives for Strengthening Competitiveness (ACC1Ó)

    Participation of AEI TÈXTILS: Coordinator, in collaboration with TEXFOR

    Start date: September 2015

    End date: June 2016

    Objectives:

    The project aims to strengthen the competitiveness of Catalan companies in the sector of technical textiles, with special emphasis on its international positioning in several areas: commercial, technological partnerships, fostering innovation etc.

    The main activities are part of the project are:

    • participation in the technical textiles convention CITEXT(27-28 April’16, Troyes, France)
    • organization of a post- ITMA conference (16 December’15, Barcelona)
    • organization of a strategic immersion seminar (24-25 November’15, Terrassa)
    • drawing up a map of the sector capacities in Catalonia (January-June’16)