- The Textile Association (India), Mumbai unit, is organising an international conference on ‘Sustainability and Circularity’ on January 31, 2024, at The Lalit hotel in Mumbai.
- This event will address vital topics in sustainable textile practices, featuring esteemed global and Indian experts, and targeting industry professionals and policy makers.
The Textile Association (India), Mumbai unit, has announced that it is organising an international conference titled ‘Sustainability and Circularity—The New Challenges for The Textile Value Chain’ on Wednesday, January 31, 2024, at The Lalit hotel, Mumbai.
In order to appraise the Indian textile fraternity including the designers and the fashion schools about new circular sustainable model, the Textile Association (India), Mumbai unit, has planned this international conference. The association has made all-out efforts to cover most of the topics. The conference will have galaxy of speakers who would make the topic very simple and illustrative on this very challenging subject. The participating delegates will be benefitted immensely from this conference. It will help them in conveying that sustainability and circularity is not a choice anymore but a necessity, the association said in a press release.
The Mumbai unit is the largest unit of the association having around 4000 members. The unit has reputation of organising events of topical interest both at national and global level.
Key areas of discussion will include the challenges and solutions related to circularity, aligning with the UN Sustainable Development Goals. Attention will be given to the use of recycled materials, fibres, and their processing methods, along with the exploration of biobased materials. Innovations in processing techniques will be a major focus, as well as advancements in chemical molecular recycling. The conference will also explore the development of new natural colourants, emphasising the importance of traceability and transparency in the supply chain. Lastly, the role of digitisation in enhancing sustainability practices will also be covered.
This conference will be addressed by policy makers, reputed textile professionals, and renowned experts from different parts of the world and India who are experts in the technologies. This high-profile conference will be attended by 400 quality participants who will get the rare opportunity to listen to such high-quality experts.