09.05.2017 - 12.05.2017 — Hall: 3.1 Stand: H 38
futureTEX – A future model for traditional industries within the 4th industrial revolution
futureTEX is realized within the scope of the program “Zwanzig20 – Partnerschaft für Innovation” promoted by theFederal Ministry of Education and Research. Companies, scientific institutions and associations are working within the project consortium on the development of fundamental components of a future model for traditional industries. The textile industry is one of these traditional industries in Saxony and the basis for this future model. futureTEX pursues the objective to achieve the leading position in the implementation of the 4th industrial revolution into textile machinery engineering and textile industry. Thereby, until 2030 the most modern value-added network of the textile industry in Europe is to build up.
The activities of the project consortium are divided into three main research fields F1 – F3 and into two interdisciplinary topics W and A.
F1 – Resource efficiency and sustainable life cycle approach
F2 – Customer related flexible value-added chains
F3 – Textile future products
W – Management of innovation and knowledge
A – Work organization and talent sourcing