The next Textile Printing Now one-day conference will take place at The Textile Centre of Excellence in Huddersfield on 13 March 2018.
Key speakers have already been confirmed for the Conference – run by Fespa UK Association in co-operation with the British Interiors and Textile Association (BITA) - and will examine textile printing (analogue and digital), coating and surface modification techniques.
Mutlu Chaouch Orozco (WTiN) - Global Digital Textile Market Overview;
Mark Harrup (Which PLC) - Digital Disruption in Fashion;
Debbie Mckeegan (Digetex) - Design and Print in a Personalised World;
Julian Mainwaring (Mainwaring and Partners) - Pioneering Innovation in Textiles;
Tian Carey (Cambridge University) - Textiles with Inbuilt Electronics;
Gavin Thatcher (Stead McAlpin) - Digital Print in Textiles
Fespa UK Association’s Peter Kiddell said: “The conference is intended as a celebration of textile printing and will point the way towards a very bright future for this vibrant sector. We have already secured a stellar line-up of industry experts to speak, making this a must-attend event for anyone keen on gaining a competitive edge in this rapidly expanding area of print.”
A pre-event networking dinner has also been arranged for 12 March when delegates will have the chance to join the Fespa UK team, along with speakers and sponsors.