Successful European Research & Education Pavilion at ITMA 2011
September 29, 2011
Lutz Walter

Strong European Technology Showcase

Under the umbrella of the European Technology Platform, Euratex, Textranet & AUTEX jointly set up this European textile research and education showcase composed of some 25 stands of research organisations & EU projects on 22-29 Sept. at ITMA 2011 in Barcelona. The impressive high-tech showcase was also used to strengthen the sector image in a visit of EU representatives, namely M. José-Lorenzo Valles, head of manufacturing technology unit of DG Research & Innovation and Patricia Hualde, Innovation policy officer at the Textile Unit of DG Enterprise & Industry.

Lorenzo Valles, EC (4th from left) with representatives of AUTEX, Euratex & Textranet

Patricia Hualde, EC with Paul Kiekens/AUTEX (left) and Braz Costa/Textranet (right)


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