Intelligent Textiles

Smart. Adaptive. Luminous
16 November 2017, bigBOX Allgäu, Kempten

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>> 350 experts attended the conference "Intelligent Textiles"

The conference in Kempten, Bavaria, was an attractive meeting place for experts from the textile, sports, fashion, chemical, automotive and electronics industry. They discussed latest developments and future potentials for smart textiles.

Already over 340 registered participants amongst others from

adidas, Alge Elastic, Amann & Söhne, Andreas Stihl, Archroma, AUDI, Benecke-Hornschuch Surface, BMW, Carl Meiser, Comazo, Corporate Fabrics, DITF, EMPA, Erhardt + Leimer, Follmann, Freudenberg, Gentherm, Groz-Beckert, Güth & Wolf, Hohenstein, Honeywell, HRS, HS Reutlingen, Hugo Boss, Jack Wolfskin, Karl Mayer, Kelheim Fibres, Kufner, Leonhard Kurz, Mattes & Amann, Mazda, MEWA Textil-Service, novem car interior, Otto Bock HealthCare, Otto Stockmayer + Sohn, PUMA, Recaro, Rökona, RWTH Aachen, Schoeller Textil, Dr. Schneider Unternehmensgruppe, Schreiner Group, SGL, Strähle + Hess, Südwolle, Swisstulle, Takata, Textilcolor, Trans-Textil,  Traugott Baumann, TU Chemnitz, TWE, Wacker, warmx, Webasto, Wilhelm Kneitz, WiWeB, X-Technology, Zwickauer Kammgarn  

Already 20 exhibitors registered

DITF, Embro GmbH, Fraunhofer-Institut für Silicatforschung ISC, Hochschule für Technik und Wirtschaft Berlin, Hochschule Hof, imbut GmbH, lifetexsafety GmbH, RAS AG, STFI e.V.,TAJIMA GmbH, TITV e.V., Update texware GmbH, UVEX Safety Textiles GmbH, Verband der Bayerischen Textil- und Bekleidungsindustrie e.V., W. Zimmermann GmbH & Co. KG, Zentrum für Angewandte Energieforschung ZAE Bayern e.V., ZIM-Netzwerk DIGI4TT - Digitaldruck zur Funktionalisierung Technischer Textilien/Bayern Innovativ GmbH

Textile competence live: Visit of the company Topp Textil

Focus: Technical Textiles for the Automotive Interior

Meet amongst others experts from

adidas, Alge Elastic, Amann & Söhne, Andreas Stihl, Archroma, Carl Meiser, ColorTextil, Corporate Fabrics, Freudenberg, Hohenstein, Kufner, Leonhard Kurz, Mazda, Otto Bock HealthCare, Rökona, Südwolle, Trans-Textil, Textilcolor, Traugott Baumann, TWE, warmx, Webasto, Wilhelm Kneitz, WiWeB, Zwickauer Kammgarn  

Save the Date

The 2nd Conference „Intelligent Textiles – Smart. Adaptive. Luminous.“ takes place on  November 16th, 2017 in Kempten/South Bavaria.
The upcoming conference will be an attractive platform to meet experts, customers and potential  partners for the development of novel functional and smart textiles. Get in touch with more than 300 decision makers from the textile and clothing industry as well as with leading research institutes – during the conference, in the accompanying exhibition, the workshops and the supporting program.

Topics of the conference

Exciting speakers from various industries will present latest developments and future innovation trends amongst others in the fields of:

  • Smart Textiles
  • Functional, Adaptive Textiles
  • Technologies for the Integration of Novel Functions
  • New Connecting Technologies
  • Innovative Approaches in Energy Supply and Storage

Furthermore, prospective user industries for intelligent textiles – e.g. Sports & Lifestyle, Protective Wear, Automotive and Medicine – will present:

  • Best-Practices regarding the Developement of Smart, Intelligent Textile Products
  • Requirements for the Application of Smart, Intelligent Textiles


Get in touch with other participants of the Event.
Visit our XING-eventsite:
Verlinkung zur XING-Eventseite Intelligente Textilien
Register at the XING Event to identify other participants and to contact them.*

* The prerequisite is a own XING-Profile.

Experience the world of smart textiles in the accompanying exhibition.
The accompanying exhibition offers an attractive platform to establish contacts to leading companies and institutes or to showcase your latest developments and innovations.

Gain an insight into a leading textile company.
On November 15th, 2017 we offer an exciting company visit. Take the chance to get in touch with like-minded persons.

Participate in the evening-event.
The evening reception – on November 15th, 2017 – is a perfect warming-up ahead of the conference. Enjoy the interactive atmosphere and have easy conversations with experts from industry and science.