€18 million European competition for collaborative R&D funding open to participants from Austria, Catalonia, Flanders, Germany, Israel, Poland, Sweden and the UK
Textile Innovation Needs Advanced Manufacturing Technologies
Following a consultation with Technology Platform members during the summer months, the ETP secretariat issued a position paper on the draft roadmap of the Factories of the Future PPP (FoF) developed by the EFFRA Association.
Strong European Technology ShowcaseUnder 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 European Commission representatives from DG Research & Innovation and DG Enterprise & Industry.
Present your project ideas - find project partners - obtain recommendations from EC officials
In 29 Sept. 2011 the European Textile Technology Platform organises a project brokerage event in Brussels for the textile-related FP7 workprogramme topics of the 2012 calls of FP7 published in late July.