Under the global pandemic, many textile brands have made innovative measures in raw materials, fabrics and technologies. Italy's Albini and Marzotto Group, Japan's PIECLEX, and Italian high-end denim brand Diesel have all applied technology to make their fabrics resistant to viruses.
Textech Galaxy invited tertiary students and young designers to participate in the 2nd Wearable Technology X Textile Design Competition @ShanghaiTex 2019 to integrate wearable technology with textiles and design a piece of smart textile product improving people's lives. During the final presentation, four finalist teams presented their wearable designs on the stage at ShanghaiTex 2019.
The International Healthcare and Textile Sci-Tech Innovation Conference 2019 was held on 27 November 2019 in Shanghai. Emerging science and technologies, functional and healthcare textiles were featured in the zone.
On November 25 and 26, 2019, Textech Galaxy held a Textech Inno Talk at the "Startup Planet" in Hall W5 of the Shanghai New International Expo Centre(SNIEC), which attracted many buyers and visitors to the event. With a startup exhibition and presentation area, the 2-day event attracted a large number of industry professionals in pursuit of innovation to participate in the event and to exchange ideas with startups
The 2nd Artificial Intelligence on Fashion and Textile International Conference (AIFT 2019) successfully concluded on November 26, 2019 in Shanghai. The three-day conference has brought together more than 30 AI researchers in the field of fashion and textile and more than 200 local and overseas industrialists to promote the integration between textile, fashion and artificial intelligence. A number of renowned fashion and textile brands and companies have attended the event.
The conventional production of denim jeans has caused potent environmental pollution. As the concept of sustainability has become more and more popular in recent years, brands and manufacturers start to go green. The symposium focused on new tech and dimensions for the sustainable development of denim, bridging textile, fashion and technologies for better future.