The mutations brought about by technology have created a true revolution and new challenges for fashion designers: technology much enhance fashion while, at the same time, serving the consumer.
This shake-up has meant new uses and ways to imagine garments in terms of their conception and how they are sold. Thus high-tech fashion has become more democratic and interests a growing number of people as its offer expands with each passing day, extending far beyond the sport world and the textile offer itself.
CONNECTED, TECHNOLOGICAL FASHION IS
THE FUTURE OF FASHION: A NEW RELATIONSHIP WITH CLOTHING AND ACCESSORIES FOR
A NEW WAY TO CONSUME.
Messe Frankfurt France is the world’s leader in professional trade fairs dedicated to textiles. Its fairs attract over 19,500 exhibitors and 477,000 visitors a year and cover the entire value chain of the textile industry.
Launched in 2015 by Messe Frankfurt France, AVANTEX is more than just a simple professional trade fair, it is truly a GATHERING …
× that brings together experts and well-known players in the industry
× that covers the fashion industry from fibers to finished products
× that answers the needs of the entire gamut of “Fashion Tech”
× that proposes innovation at the heart of reflection: a prospective vision of fashion and how it will be conceived tomorrow
× where exchanges and meetings are at the heart of its philosophy
× that contributes to circular economy
Exhibitors from Europe and Asia selected by a specific committee and spread according to the following nomenclature:
- MATERIALS & COMPONENTS
13,527 visitors from 107 countries. Over 50% of visitors come from France, Germany, Italy, Spain, Turkey, Great Britain and include:
BE PART OF THE NEXT AVANTEX PARIS !
SAVE THE DATE
Sunday – Wednesday, February 11-14, 2018
Sunday to Tuesday: 9:00 AM to 6:00 PM
Wednesday: 9:00 AM to 4:30 PM
Place : Le Bourget, Paris
CONFERENCE FORUM AND ROUND-TABLE DISCUSSIONS
A rich, varied program of encounters ranging from conferences for the general public to round-table discussions and debates that bring together experts and well-known names in the industry.
A forum featuring innovations and prospective ideas.
A fashion show that puts Fashion Tech on stage by bringing innovations to life.
Participative workshops for discovering innovations and trying them out yourself.
AVANTEX FASHION PITCH
A federalizing event rewarding the most innovative start-ups in high-tech fashion.
Fashion and Research links together - Avantex cooperates with Dornbirn MFC
Dornbirn MFC is the largest innovation congress in the fiber industry where close to 800 scientists meet every year.
The 56th edition will take place this year in Austria from 13th to 15th September 2017.
High interest from brands and retailers to find new product developments and innovative ideas by listening to the lectures but also by participating in panel discussions and interviews.
What a dimension: 110 international lectures in 2.5 days in Dornbirn which is just a 1 hour drive from Zurich.
The main themes are:
- Fibers and textile in automotive
- Fibers for nonwovens
- Fiber innovations
- Finishing and functional additives
Details and registration on: www.dornbirn-mfc.com
Tel: +43 (0)1 319 2909-41
Fax: +43 (0)1 319 2909-31
AVANTEX x MATERIO’ Forum
MatériO, the material library your projects deserve.
MatériO’ has for mission to constantly be on the cutting edge concerning emerging materials and technologies. Through physical showrooms based in Paris, Shanghai, Bruxelles, Prague, Seoul and Shenzhen and an online database, it provides numerous companies willing to innovate with a unique and sharp technology watch to nourrish their need for inspiration.
The Avantex x MatériO’ forum perfectly highlights the textile production and know-how. A figurative assembly line illustrates the integration of innovative and futuristic materials into the everyday technical consumption.