Local events in TCBL

Friday 31 March 2017

9:00 to 17:30 – at FabLab Venezia, Via della Libertà 12, 30175 Venezia Marghera, Italy

Workshop on “Parametric pattern with Grasshopper. Tools for designing patterns on surfaces”

The workshop is dedicated to T&C companies, designers, fashion and design students, artisans willing to test a software to create two-dimensional drawings and warpage printed in 3d”.

The working language will be Italian.

Contacts: Michela Bergamin and Andrea Boscolo

 

Friday 24 March 2017

9:00 to 17:30 – at FabLab Venezia, Via della Libertà 12, 30175 Venezia Marghera, Italy

Digital Textiles @ Fablab Venezia - Open day

The event is dedicated to T&C companies, designers, fashion and design students, artisans and aims at presenting specific initiatives dedicated to the T&C sector promoted by FabLab Venezia.

Contacts: Michela Bergamin and Andrea Boscolo

 

Friday 17 March 2017

10.00: Ulica Štefana Kovača 20, Murska Sobota, Slovenia

The Place Lab Hiša Sadeži Družbe, Murska Sobota, will be running a workshop for learning how to sew. The session will be led by Ms. Marjana Gomboc with a maximum of ten places available.

This local event will use the Slovenian language only.

Contact: Darko Ferče

 

Tuesday 14 March 2017

10.00: Ulica Štefana Kovača 20, Murska Sobota, Slovenia

The Place Lab Hiša Sadeži Družbe, Murska Sobota, will be running a workshop looking at the development of new textile products. The session will be led by Ms. Beti Kohek with a maximum of ten places available.

This local event will use the Slovenian language only.

Contact: Darko Ferče

 

Friday 24 February 2017

10.00: Ulica Štefana Kovača 20, Murska Sobota, Slovenia

The Place Lab Hiša Sadeži Družbe, Murska Sobota, will be running a workshop for handicrafts, embroidery and similar skills.

This local event will use the Slovenian language only.

Contact: Darko Ferče

 

Wednesday 15 February 2017

DITF: Denkendorf, Germany

Denkendorfer Innovationstag – Forschung in Praxis

A demonstration to industry members of the latest findings in textile research, in particular in Energy Savings / Energy Efficiency and in staying ahead of the technology curve with Virtual Garment Simulation.

This local event will use the German language only.

Contact: Marcus Winkler

 

Tuesday 7 February 2017

10.00: Ulica Štefana Kovača 20, Murska Sobota, Slovenia

The Place Lab Hiša Sadeži Družbe, Murska Sobota, will be running a workshop looking at the development of new textile products.

This local event will use the Slovenian language only.

Contact: Darko Ferče

 

Friday 3 February 2017

10.00: Ulica Štefana Kovača 20, Murska Sobota, Slovenia

The Place Lab Hiša Sadeži Družbe, Murska Sobota, will be running a workshop for learning how to sew.

This local event will use the Slovenian language only.

Contact: Darko Ferče

 

Friday 27 January 2017

Oliva Lab: R. da Fundição, 3700-119 São João da Madeira, Portugal

Workshop: Innovation with Waste - Product Design and Engineering

Topics discussed will include Sustainable Design; Sustainable Companies and Sustainable Product Development.  The workshop will be attended by Paulo Bago de Uva of University of Aveiro; Ana Figueiredo, SPAL Porcelanas, S.A. and Fernando Merino, of ERT Têxtil Portugal. 

The agenda of the event includes the official opening of the exhibition "Fibrenamics Green - From Waste to Product" that will take place in Sanjotec Design Lab.

Contact: Ana Sampaio Correia

 

22-27 January 2017

Block course: Oxford, UK

Augmented Reality Winter School

One week course in collaboration with Daqri on Augmented Reality

Contact: Fridolin Wild

 

Tuesday 13 December 2016

10.00: Ulica Štefana Kovača 20, Murska Sobota, Slovenia

The Place Lab Hiša Sadeži Družbe, Murska Sobota, will be running a workshop for design new textile products.

This local event will use the Slovenian language only.

Contact: Darko Ferčej

 

Saturday 10 December 2016 

13.00: R. da Fundição, 3700-119 São João da Madeira, Portugal

Oliva Bazar

A creative and cultural convergence space where several entrepreneurial projects are invited to create a scenario of exhibition and sale of their products (innovative design applied to textiles, shoes,etc.). The goal is to promote dialogue between entrepreneurs and citizens and to create awareness of the creative potential in the region. In this open day, Oliva Creative Factory will also be open to the public and parallel thematic workshops, talks and performances will take place.

Contact: Ana Sampaio Correia

 

Friday 9 December 2016

10.00: Ulica Štefana Kovača 20, Murska Sobota, Slovenia

Workshop for improving sewing skills

This local event will use the Slovenian language only.

Contact: Darko Ferčej

 

Wednesday 7 December 2016 

9:00 to 17:30 – at FabLab Venezia, Via della Libertà 12, 30175 Venezia Marghera, Italy

Workshop on “Parametric pattern with Grasshopper. Tools for designing patterns on surfaces”

The workshop is dedicated to T&C companies, designers, fashion and design students, artisans willing to test a software to create two-dimensional drawings and warpage printed in 3D.

The working language will be Italian.

Contacts: Michela Bergamin and Andrea Boscolo

 

Thursday 1 December 2016 

Bradford School of Art (textiles woven and knit students)

Creating a customer profile board

This workshop is now full. For information on future workshops please contact Ruth Farrell.

 

Thursday 1 December 2016

From 9:00 at FabLab Venezia, Via della Libertà 12, 30175 Venezia Marghera, Italy

Open Day and Presentation of FabLab Venezia Make Lab

The event is dedicated to T&C companies, designers, fashion and design students, artisans and aims at presenting the opportunities offered by FabLab for the digitalisation of some manufacturing phases and specific initiatives dedicated to the T&C sector promoted by FabLab Venezia.

The working language will be Italian.

Contacts: Michela Bergamin and Andrea Boscolo

 

Tuesday 29 November 2016

18.00: Palermo Lab, Viale delle Scienze, Edificio 16 - 90128 Palermo, Italy

Opening of the Palermo Lab

Open to students, researchers, makers and local businesses, we aim to innovate starting from the knowledge of craftmanship and the recovery of the Sicilian tradition whilst making use of new technologies and digital fabrication. All the activities will be oriented to the promotion of self-employment paths and new business models for development.

This local event will use the Italian language only.

Contact: Luca Leonardi

 

Thursday 17 November 2016

11.00: Athens Making Lab, Eleftheriou Venizelou 4, Kallithea, Athens, Greece

Workshop on Functional Textiles

This workshop will be of particular interest to textile engineering students but is open to a wider audience. This local event will use the Greek language only.

Contact: Silvia Pavlidou

 

Wednesday 16 November 2016 

Bradford School of Art (textiles woven and knit students)

Research and mood board creation using the internet and Illustrator

This workshop is now full. For information on future workshops please contact Ruth Farrell.

 

Tuesday 15 November 2016

10.00: Ulica Štefana Kovača 20, Murska Sobota, Slovenia

Workshop for designing new textile products

This local event will use the Slovenian language only.

Contact: Darko Ferčej

 

Friday 11 November 2016 

Huddersfield, UK

Stitching assessment half day

This workshop is now full. For information on future workshops please contact Ruth Farrell.

 

5 November 2016 - 27 January 2017

SANJOTEC – Parque de Ciência e Tecnologia de S. João da Madeira, Portugal

[D] IN - DESIGN IN INDUSTRIAL INNOVATION

[D] IN is an initiative aimed at showing the historical evolution of some of the leading companies in the region. ERT is the case study to be presented and discussed in the next months, a company which has been able to successfuly innovate and prosper. An exhibition, talks and debates and sharing of experience in this field will take place.
This will be an opportunity to deeply understand the role of Design in Industrial Innovation.

Contact: Ana Sampaio Correia

 

Tuesday 18 October 2016 (and each Tuesday until January 2017)

Evenings: Waag Society, Nieuwmarkt 4, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Check out the offer of a place to work, meet people and start projects.

Contact: Ista Boszhard

 

Tuesday 18 October 2016 (and the nine Tuesdays following)

09.15 - 12.00: Huddersfield, UK

Workshop ‘Ravensthorpe Community Ladies traditional Asian wear Upcycle service’

A series of ten workshops aiming to upcycle existing Asian garments to create more wearable styles or to move them on to reflect the western influences on Asian fashion whilst still holding the integrity of the wearers cultural requirements.

Contact: Ruth Farrell

See TCBL at these events

20 January 2017

Artrames - Who's next?: Parc des Expos, P.te de Versailles, Paris

Art has always inspired Fashion and designers are the interpreters of their times. Today's students are the creators of tomorrow and that the culture of the fabric, which is at the basis of fashion, is often misunderstood. We propose to experiment dialogue between art and fabric, matter and fashion.

The workshop is organized by Lottozero and the Prato Textile Museum in collaboration with Atelier Meraki and Coralie Prévert.

TCBL contact: Besnik Mehmeti

 

7-10 November 2016

Web Summit: Lisbon

A major worldwide entrepreneurship event and Europe’s largest technology marketplace. An unrivalled global meeting place for the world’s most disruptive technology companies in many sectors.

TCBL contact: Ana Sampaio Correia

 

12-13 October 2016

EU Textiles - Going Digital, Going High-Tech: Brussels

In its transition towards a 4th Industrial Revolution the European Textile and Clothing industry rapidly adopts advanced digitised manufacturing processes and technologies, uses smart materials and explores new high value added growth markets for textile based solutions. To map out future technological and market applications for textiles and the research and new knowledge needed to fully realise these opportunities, the European Textile Technology Platform has developed a new Strategic Innovation and Research Agenda (SIRA) for the next 10 years. This Strategic Agenda together with many industry, research, technology and project cases will be presented at a high-level conference.

TCBL contacts: Jesse Marsh and Dieter Stellmach

 

5-9 October 2016

LISBOA DESIGN SHOW 2016: Lisbon

The most accomplished design event in Portugal, in the areas of equipment / product (home and lifestyle), fashion (clothing, jewelery, shoes and other accessories).
This is the only platform of excellence to promote national design, service young designers and creators, educational institutions, emerging brands and startups.
Exhibition areas for the companies, conference workshops and fashion shows.

TCBL contact: Ana Sampaio Correia

 

15 September 2016

Conference for Digital Textile Printing: Ghent

The Symposium provides a fruitful platform for cross-disciplinary exchange on cutting edge developments in the field of digital technologies. It aims to bring together experts from both academia and industry in order to communicate their latest results. 

This international congress will focus on following items:

  • Digital Printing - Finishing - Coating
  • Fabrication principles, processes
  • Developments in inkjet inks, hardware and software
  • Functional inks (electronic, OLED, hydrophobic)
  • Lab2Fab
  • 3D-printing
  • Digital workflow - Applications
  • Designing - fashion
  • New business models, e-commerce

TCBL contact: Dieter Stellmach

 

15 & 16 September 2016

SIG WELL and ECTEL: Lyons

The annual workshop of the Special Interest Group Wearable Enhanced Learning (SIG WELL) followed by Industry Track at the European Conference for Technology Enhanced Learning

TCBL contact: Fridolin Wild