F+E smarte Textilien für Medizin, materialtechnische Verbindungen von Textil und Elektronik

ig innovationspreis Submit novel products, processes and services now: Application deadline 13.03.2023

If you have developed innovative solutions in the automotive, chemicals/plastics, energy/environment/solar industry, information technology and life sciences sectors, you can now submit them to the IQ Innovation Award Central Germany 2023 cluster innovation competition. The IQ competition is announced nationwide with a regional focus on Saxony, Saxony-Anhalt and Thuringia.


From June 21 - 24, the Smarttex network and some members will present themselves at techtextil

The SmartTex Network Coordination Office organizes a Thuringian joint fair stand at the leading trade fair for technical textiles and nonwovens in Frankfurt am Main.

Every two years, exhibitors from all over the world show the entire spectrum of technical textiles, functional apparel textiles and textile technologies at Techtextil.

LEG bmwiFederal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy (BMWi) has adopted a 2-billion-euro economic stimulus package

Many of our network members are working on SmartTextiles for the automotive and supplier industry, which has to cope with enormous upheavals: In addition to the high pressure to modernise and further develop, there is now the Covid 19 pandemic. This is why the German government launched an unprecedented economic stimulus programme in the summer, from which you can also benefit.

flying fairOn 10.12.2020 is registration deadline for the online fair

At the moment it is hardly possible to make new international contacts: Then do it virtually! LEG Thüringen offers Thuringian companies, institutions, universities and networks the opportunity to book a virtual trade fair stand at low cost. You can equip your stand with company logo, brochures, promotional films, roll-ups, links to websites and a profile. A representative of your company will act as an avatar for the stand and can be contacted e.g. via chat, video call or simply by e-mail.