On January 30th, 31st and February 1st, Barcelona will host several events CONTEXT.
On January 30th in the afternoon, the first meeting of the 6 working groups will be held. The objective of this meeting is to share the different capacities of the participants in each group, define the main trends and lines of research related to each final market for textile materials and propose the actions that will be carried out in the next semester. These actions include, among others, the organization of thematic workshops that bring together researchers, industry and end users with the objective of discussing the possibilities of technology, the possibilities of industrialization and the needs of the market.
On January 31st, an International Conference will take place at the Residència d’Investigadors de Barcelona, with the objective of presenting CONTEXT to the business world in particular, how they can get involved in the initiative and to promote R&D activities demonstrating that they are not that far from the industry and that there are real possibilities of success. The program is structured in 3 main blocks: