Top keynotes and more than 90 expert presentations from industry and academic research support the Dornbirn-GFC 2021 in online format with lectures. Celebrating its 60th anniversary, the Dornbirn Global Fiber Congress (GFC) which kicks off tomorrow in Dornbirn/Austria, will once more encourage active networking along with 25 exhibitors in the virtual space.
The following topics will be central to the congress: fiber innovations, circular economy and sustainability, machinery and equipment, surface modification, apparel and fashion, and nonwovens. There will also be the special highlight
of cross-sector innovation under the motto “Packaging Industry meets Fiber Industry”.
The opening day starts with plenary lectures: Robert van de Kerkhof (Lenzing AG) and Uday Gill (Indorama) will kick off the event, along with Martin Bethke (WWF), who wants to give “A wake- up call” to protect our planet.