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Textile Challenge 4

Seminar and workshop that challenges the textile and fashion industry

Textile Challenge 4, with the theme “Production”, is the fourth in the series that aims to provide the industry with insights and tools to create a sustainable future for the textile and fashion industry. The previous three occasions have dealt with product development, transparency and materials and chemistry.

Textile Challenge 4 will focus on production, where most of the environmental impact in the textile industry lies. We will discuss topics such as water, energy and transport linked to production with a speaker mix of researchers and entrepreneurs. The target group is mainly entrepreneurs from the textile industry, but also researchers and other players related to textiles are represented among the participants.

Textile Challenge 4 is organized within Textile & Fashion 2030, the national platform for sustainable fashion and sustainable textiles.


09.00 – 09.30 Registration
09.30 – 09.45 Introduction
09.40 – 10.05 Lotta Amsen, Sustainability consultant, Trossa
10.05 – 10.30 Björn Spak, Researcher, RISE (in English)
10.30 – 10.55 Alina Klaseva, Program Officer, Sweden Textile Water Initiative (STWI) (in English)
10.55 – 11.00 Break
11.00 – 11.25 Felicia Lundberg, Project Manager, XV Production
11.25 – 11.50 Fredrik Johansson, Business developer, FOV Fabrics
11.50 – 12.15 Åsa Andersson, CR and quality manager, Peak Performance
12.15 – 12.30 Jonas Larsson, Researcher, Swedish School of Textiles
12.30 – 13.15 Lunch
13.15 – 15.30 Textile Challenge 4 Workshop
15.30 – 16.00 Summary

Read more about the speakers here.

Date: February 6, 2020
Location: Stockholm Fashion District, Augustendalstorget 6, Nacka Strand
Location: Bilfabriken
Travel: Shuttle bus departs at 8:30 am and every half hour from Stockholm T-Central. Return every full hour until 19 pm. LINK TO TIME TABLE (external link)
Price: The event is free of charge, no-show fee 500 SEK.

You can register for the different parts separately. Limited number of seats.
Majority of seminar section is held in Swedish.

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