In Ivanovo there will be held a meeting dedicated to development of light industry
In the textile capital of Russia participants of textile national technology platform “Textile and Light Industry” will meet.
On May 27, during the XVIII International scientific-practical forum “SMARTEX — 2015” an extended meeting of the participants of a technological platform “Textile and Light Industry” will be held. The meeting will take place at the Textile Institute IVGPU.
It is planned that the event, in addition to representatives of academic sphere, will bring together workers and production managers. Among the companies that have expressed interest in the event are such domestic factories as: VTF “Textilmach” JSC (Cheboksary), “KORD” JSC (Yaroslavl), “Umnye Materialy” (“Smart Materials”) LLC (Shuya), “Tri D” (“Three D”) JSC, “RUSAL” JSC, “Koleteks” JSC (Moscow). It is expected to be attended by about 20 companies.
Also, as guests of the meeting there have been declared the head of the Directorate of technical platform “Textile and light industry” Tatiana Fedorova, Head of the Department of Economic Development and Trade of the Ivanovo Region Mikhail Kazakov, head of the Administration of Ivanovo Alexey Khokhlov, and others.
Among the topics scheduled for discussion during the event, a special place is given to a presentation of Engineering centre of textile and light industry. Its work is conducted in a pilot project of the Ministry of Industry and Trade and the Ministry of Education of the Russian Federation.
In addition, experts in the field of light and textile industry will discuss program of action aimed at strengthening ties between research sector and business community. According to the organizers of the meeting, it is achievement of coordinated action between all stakeholders that will lead to release of high-tech materials, including technical textile, non-woven materials, and composites on fibre basis, that are so sought after today in the Russian market.