The Aachen-Dresden-Denkendorf International Textile Conference (ADD ITC) will take place from November 30-December 1, 2023 in Dresden/Germany. The event is targeted at executive management, experts and young professionals from industry and science, with plenary and keynote sessions and special symposia.
Topics at the 2023 Conference will be:• German-Indian partnerships
Joint developments and cooperations between Germany and India with a focus on this year’s main topics.• Trends in the textile production
Current developments, products & market strategies in consideration of environmental protection and climate change with a focus on recruiting, digitalization, industry 4.0, artificial intelligence, flexibility and resource efficiency along the entire textile process chain, textile circular economy and recycling.• Technology transfer – from idea to practice
Presentation of current innovations (e.g. products, technologies, procedures) successfully transferred into the industry based on research cooperations, especially IGF/ZIM, and start-ups.
• Protective & functional textiles
Personal and property protection textiles, smart textile sensors and actuators, testing, standardization, certification.• Sustainable polymer materials and functionalization
Development and modification of polymers, fibers, recycled fibers and films, functionalization, finishing and coating of fibers and textile structures, surface and interface design, fracture behavior, characterization.• Fiber-reinforced materials & composites
High-performance materials and fibers, textile 2D and 3D constructions, machine developments for textile manufacturing technologies and preforming, modeling and simulation of structures and processes, automated composite component manufacturing and testing technology, applications (mechanical engineering, automobiles, wind turbines, aeronautics etc.), waste reduction/material efficiency and recycling.
The deadline for the call for papers is April 30, 2023.