2nd CONTEXT Training School took place from 12th to 15th July 2022 in Prato (Italy), dedicated to Textile Technologies.

1st CONTEXT Training School took place from 17th to 20th September in Rethymno (Greece), related to textiles in building&living and PPEs.


Training Schools provide intensive training in emerging research topics within the laboratories and organisations involved in CONTEXT.

They can offer familiarization with unique equipment or expertise that are typically to the benefit of early stage researchers, although not exclusively. They are not intended to provide general training or education.

Duration is from 3 days to 5 weeks.

Participating rules

Eligible trainees:

  • Trainees from COST Full Members/COST Cooperating Member
  • Trainees from Approved NNC institutions
  • Trainees from Approved European RTD Organisations

Eligible trainers:

  • Trainers from Participating COST Full Members/COST Cooperating Members.
  • Trainers from Participating COST Partner Members.
  • Trainers from Approved NNC institutions
  • Trainers from Approved IPC institutions
  • Trainers from Approved International Organisations
  • Trainers from Approved European RTD Organisations.
  • Up to four Invited Speakers


Dr. Georgios Priniotakis (Greece)

Dr. Raul Fangueiro (Portugal)