TEXTILE2020 - The European Cluster for Advanced Textile Materials

    Participation of AEI TÈXTILS: member of the consortium, formed by 9 members. Coordinated by NFID - Nord France Innovation Développement.

    Program: CIP of the European Commission

    Start date: September 2012

    End date: August 2014


    Main objective of the project was the creation of a European technical textiles cluster to develop and implement a joint international long-term strategy that would help to consolidate, strengthen and extend its international competitiveness.
    The main actions carried out under were:

    • Business trips to: Tunisia, Japan, Canada-USA, Brazil
    • Join participation at trade-fairs: Techtextil Frankfurt’13, Techtextil Moscow’14, TechTextil Atlanta/Texprocess Atlanta/JEC Americas’14, INDEX’14.
    • Development of a joint internationalization strategy
    • Development of a market study on personal protective equipments in Brazil.