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Revolutionising Textile Manufacturing: AI, Machine Learning and Sustainability

An ITMAconnect exclusive, the upcoming webinar on Innovative Technologies is the third of the five-part Innovator Xchange virtual edition.

12th March 2024

Innovation in Textiles
 |  Singapore

Clothing/​Footwear, Sustainable

ITMA, the world’s largest international textile and garment technology exhibition, has launched a new series of webinars on its ITMAconnect online sourcing platform and knowledge hub. Called the Innovator Xchange Virtual Edition, the series features five webinars to be held between 25 January and 22 April 2024 – exclusively for ITMAconnect users.

Each webinar focuses on the latest industry developments, drawing reference from the Innovator Xchange discussions held during ITMA 2023 in Milan. Through panel discussions, industry experts will share their insights and engage participants with questions and answers.

The third webinar in the series is:

‘Revolutionising Textile Manufacturing: AI, Machine Learning and Sustainability’

Date & Time: 21 March 2024, from 10.00am - 10.45am CET.

Explore the future of textile manufacturing in this groundbreaking webinar on revolutionising the textile industry through AI, Machine Learning and Sustainability. Hear from the leading experts in the field how the fusion of cutting-edge technology and environmental responsibility would transform the world of textiles.

This webinar will inspire, educate and empower you to lead the charge towards a more sustainable, smarter textile industry.

Panel Discussion Highlights:

- Examine the role of collaborative robots within the textile machinery sector and the revolutionary potential of AI in optimising textile sorting for recyclability.

- Learn how AI and Machine Learning is reshaping every aspect of textile production, from design to delivery, driving not only efficiency and productivity, but also paving the way for a more sustainable future.

- Discover how thought leaders and industry pioneers adopt the core principles of sustainability to drive innovation and profitability in textile manufacturing


Dr. Andre West, Associate Professor and Director of The Zeis Textiles Extension (ZTE), North Carolina State University College of Textiles, United States

Panel Members

- Mr Florian Pohlmeyer

Head of Digitalisation

ITA Institut für Textiltechnik der RWTH Aachen University


- Prof Calvin Wong

CEO & Centre Director

Laboratory for Artificial Intelligence in Design (AiDLab)


- Mr Sverker Evefall

Senior Application Manager

ACG EyeTech (A part of ACG Group)


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