SmartX Workshop: Information event on Smart Textiles funding for SMEs
November 13, 2019

SmartX Europe is a 3-year European funding initiative that provides SMEs with up to 60,000 euros in financial support for small-scale Smart Textile innovation projects. The aim is to improve the development and production of smart textiles and to create new, cross-sector value creation networks. The first part of the half-day information event will explain […]

Accelerate and finance your smart textiles project
November 13, 2019

The workshop “Accelerate and finance your smart textiles project” will take place in Barcelona on November 13, 2019. It aims to highlight the potential of smart textiles and to present how the SmartX programme is going to boost innovation to develop an end-to-end smart textiles manufacturing value chain in Europe to help drive promising prototypes […]

IoT Hackathon
October 29-30, 2019

The IoT Hackathon aims to raise the Smart Textiles market innovation potential amongst SMEs and start-ups in Europe. During the ideation sessions, teams will have the opportunity to be supported by experienced coaches and lab partners to develop project plans for their funding phase. You will team up with software and hardware engineers, business developers, […]

SmartX Workshop at the Textile Wearables in the World of IoT conference
October 1, 2019

The second SmartX workshop was organized in conjunction with Centexbel’s “Textile Wearables in the world of IoT” conference in Liège, Belgium on the 1st of October 2019. The event was attended by a variety of industry experts, including innovators, designers, creative labs, technology providers, and economic promoters. Speakers from prominent research institutes, universities, and companies […]

Funding for Innovation and Smart Textiles: Best Practices
September 30, 2019

The regional workshop was organized by one of SmartX partners, Città Studi – Po.in.tex, on the 30th of September 2019 in Biella, Italy. It focused on key issues facing the European smart textiles market, as well as boosting innovation in the sector. The regional event brought together more than 40 representatives from large enterprises, SMEs, […]

SMARTX Public kick-off event
May 13-14, 2019

The first public event marking the launch of the European Smart Textiles Accelerator took place on May 13-14, 2019 at the Techtextil-Texprocess fair in Frankfurt, Germany and was organized by two SmartX partners: Textile ETP and Sourcebook. The following programme partners were also present: Textile ETP/EURATEX, UP-Tex, Smart Textiles, CITEVE, DITF, IFM, and Centexbel. OVERVIEW […]