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1st DORNBIRN-GFC Asia, Korea, will take place from 3rd-4th of June 2020

Cooperation of strong partners
The cooperation with the Korean Textile Federation KOFOTI and the well known Dyeing & Finishing Technology Institute DYETEC will create the 1st Dornbirn-GFC ASIA fiber innovation congress in Daegu/South Korea. This special event should improve the network activities with Asian companies.

Experinced Programme on 2 days
The programme design will be similar to the Dornbirn-GFC congress in Austria. Plenary speakers will open the Dornbirn-GFC ASIA congress on June, 3rd 2020. Around 30 expert lectures concentrate on 3rd and 4th of June 2020 the following key topics: 

Fiber Innovations
Nonwovens and Technical Textiles
Mobility – eg. Automotive interior & structural
Smart Fabrics
Sustainability & Circular Economy

Interactive discussions will round off this special fiber innovation congress.
From European side renowned university professors and board members or owners of top companies from the fiber and textile industry have already confirmed their participation.

Congress Location and services
The 1st Dornbirn-GFC ASIA congress will be held at the Samsung Creative Innovation Center in Daegu. All lectures will be given in English and will be translated to Korean language, even to other languages on demand. A delicate catering will be served.

For more Information please visit www.dornbirngfc-asia.com

Contact: Mrs. Sonja Spöcker, Austrian Fibers Institute

Tel.: +43 664 6216 703, E-Mail: officedornbirn-gfccom

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Call for Papers 2020

The programme committee plans following main themes for the 59. Dornbirn-GFC 2020:

Fiber Innovations / Circular Economy and Sustainability / Surface Modification and Additives / Nonwovens / Technical Textiles / Mobility / Apparel

To present furthermore the most important developments and findings, we kindly invite you to submit your lecture proposals for this year`s programme.

Please submit your proposals including a working title and abstract to officedornbirn-gfccom

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Dornbirn-GFC 2019 was a great success!

About 700 participants from more than 30 nations took part on this year`s congress and made the event very successful. Within the 1st Dornbirn-GFC Startup Days more than 20 international startup entrepreneurs presented their textile innovations. Two interactive panel sessions on the topics „Circular Economy“ and „Digitalization“ gained high interest and exciting debates.

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1st Dornbirn-GFC STARTUP-DAYS

In a separate STARTUP tent at the congress area, we invite you to get in touch with around 25 Startups and use the atmosphere of the Global Fiber Congress for networking and knowledge transfer.

The Startups where selected around the world based on their unique technology, innovative products and services as well as their commitment to inspire the movement in the industry. The ambitious Startups varying from smart fabrics and textiles to sports and outdoor tech, wearables and sustainable clothing as well as recycling technologies.

SAVE YOUR TICKET

With the Dornbirn-GFC TICKET you get free entry to the 1st Dornbirn-GFC STARTUPDAYS - enjoy a delicious catering and be invited to the great networking dinner with a unique fashion show.

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New Programme 2019

The new main programme of the 58th Dornbirn-GFC enables a detailed overview of the roughly 100 expert papers to be presented the course of two-and-a-half days in parallel sessions held in three halls of the  Kulturhaus Dornbirn. Just simply download the programme folder!

Download Programme

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