Fun, fast, informing and challenging boundaries.Textiles and clothing organisations came from all over Europe to showcase their products and services and explain how they could do business with you!

  • 4 presentations by TCBL Labs from Romania, Italy, Greece and Portugal
  • 4 presentations by Creative Hubs from the Interreg-MED CreativeWear Project, a sister initiative of TCBL, based in Italy, Slovenia, Spain, and Greece.
  • 12 presentations from T&C businesses who have joined the TCBL network of Associate Enterprises, from Greece, Slovenia, Italy, France, and Portugal.
  • 4 presentations from organisations joining the TCBL consortium from Spain, Romania, Belgium, and France.

4 90-minute rounds in 2 Jam Sessions present a mixture of 1 Labs, 1 Hub, 3 Enterprises and 1 new TCBL partner in 5 minute chunks, followed by discussion and interaction.

This year, the Jam sessions are paralleled by two technical sessions:

  • TCBL_Hack looks at the tools available for the TCBL Open Platform and discusses service integration with TCBL Associate Service Providers.
  • TCBL_Startups presents the startups programme with presentations from the three top rated winners of this year’s Call.

Jam Session One


Round one

  • REDU TCBL Lab (Romania)
  • CreativeWear Crowd Hub (Palermo)
  • Varvaressos SA
  • Fouta
  • Dolejsi Modni Gumbi
  • New TCBL Partner: Fab Textile


  • Gabriela Stoica
  • Luca Leonardi
  • Giannis Tzortzis
  • Vassilis Raikopoulos
  • Natasha Doleci
  • Anastasia Pistofidou


Discussion and interaction



Round two

  • TCBL Lab and CreativeWear Heritage Hub: Textile Museum of Prato (Italy)
  • CreativeWear Social Hub (Slovenia)
  • Variazioni
  • Clea Polar
  • Feltrando
  • Alenka Klopcic
  • New TCBL Partner: Reginnova NE


  • Francesco Bolli


  • Lenka Puh
  • Simona La Torre
  • Clea Polar
  • Filomena Almeida
  • Alenka Klopcic
  • Gabriela Iftode


Discussion and interaction


Jam Session Two


Round three

  • TCBL Athens Place Lab
  • CreativeWear Tech Hub (Spain)
  • Tsiakiris Silk
  • Trafi Creatività Tessile
  • New TCBL Partner: CENTEXBEL


  • Takis Lybereas
  • Maria Blanes
  • George Tsiakiris
  • Acácio Coelho
  • Fabio Giusti
  • Guy Buyle


Discussion and interaction



Round four

  • Oliva Creative TCBL Lab (Portugal)
  • CreativeWear Art Hub (Athens)
  • Kourbelas
  • Selected Textiles
  • Prato Expo
  • New TCBL Partner: IFM


  • Carla Relva
  • Dimos Papakonstantinou
  • Pantelis Kourbelas
  • Evripidis Dontas
  • Fabio Fontani
  • Danièle Clutier


Discussion and interaction




The TCBL Open Platform

Dieter Stellmach, DITF


TCBL Cloud Services

  • Single Sign On and Activity Logging
  • Gamification


  • Gerald Haesendonck
  • Jan Evaert


New TCBL Platform Partners

  • Sqetch
  • Cleviria


  • Wouter de Roy van Zuidewijn
  • Corrado de Castro


Hand-on experimentation: open invitation

Supported by the implementation experiences of TCBL platforms: vDiscover, bpSquare, Sqetch, Cleviria, Labs Platform, etc.


Experience sharing




The TCBL Startups Call

Luca Leonardi, ARCA


Startup Support Measures

Simon Delaere, imec


Startup Presentations

  • Ingenio
  • Zingales
  • Rovetta



Round Table Discussion