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Programmes published for VDMA conferences

Industry experts from the VDMA member companies will present practice-oriented technology topics to decision makers from the local textile industries.

26th July 2017

Innovation in Textiles
 |  Frnakfurt

Clothing/​Footwear, Industrial

Programme in Charlotte

For the conference in Charlotte, taking place on 6 November at the Sheraton Charlotte Hotel, three parallel sessions are scheduled: Textile machinery and components for the:

  • fibre and yarn industry
  • nonwovens and technical textiles industry
  • apparel, home textile & carpet industry

The sessions will feature application-oriented technology presentations from the following 25 VDMA member companies: A. Monforts Textilmaschinen, ANDRITZ Kuesters, Autefa Solutions, Brueckner Textile Technologies, DILO Systems + TEMAFA, Lindauer DORNIER, Erhardt+Leimer, GROZ-BECKERT, Interspare, KÖRTING HANNOVER, MAHLO, Karl Mayer, Neuenhauser Maschinenbau, PLEVA, Reseda Binder, Georg Sahm, Saurer Components (Saurer Temco), Sedo Treepoint, Textechno Herbert Stein, Thies, Truetzschler, Welker Vakuum, Oerlikon Textile (Barmag and Neumag).

Programme in Mexico City

The programme in Mexico City will cover two days, 8 and 9 November, at the Hilton Mexico City Santa Fe. Content scheduled for 8 November is Textile machinery and components for the apparel and home textile industry. On 9 November, there will be two parallel topics: Textile machinery and components for the fibre and yarn industry, and Textile machinery and components for the nonwovens and technical textiles industry.

The following 29 VDMA member companies will present their latest technologies for the benefit of the Mexican textile industry:

A. Monforts Textilmaschinen, Allma Volkmann Zweigniederlassung der Saurer Germany, ANDRITZ Asselin-Thibeau, Autefa Solutions Germany, Brueckner Textile Technologies, DILO Systems + Temafa, Erhardt+Leimer, Groz-Beckert, Georg Sahm, Interspare, Jakob Mueller, Körting Hannover, Mahlo, Mayer&Cie., Karl Mayer, Neuenhauser Maschinenbau, Oerlikon Textile (Barmag + Neumag), PLEVA, Reseda Binder, Saurer Components GmbH Branch Hammelburg, Schlafhorst branch of Saurer Germany, Sedo Treepoint, SETEX Schermuly textile computer, Textechno Herbert Stein, Thies, Truetzschler, Welker Vakuum.


Interested decision makers, for example, technical management, production managers, quality and maintenance managers, and mill owners, from the textiles, nonwovens and carpet manufacturing industries along the entire textile chain are requested to register.

Each registrant will be checked and approved. A few weeks prior to the events, the approved registrants will be able to pre-arrange B2B meetings with the experts from the participating VDMA member companies, their subsidiaries and agents via the above-mentioned websites. There is no registration fee for visitors.

Whereas these events will focus on customers, the training session at the Instituto Politécnico Nacional (Escuela Superior de Ingeniería Textil) in Mexico City on 10 November 2017 will focus on future engineers.


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