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INCONTEXTNetwork managers work together to bundle European initiatives

Daniela Zavec, new manager of SmartTex network since 2023, is working group leader PPE in European network CONTEXT. Klaus Richter, former network manager worked actively in the automotive and aerospace working group. Both were in Italy on March 23 and 24 to help organize the final event of the project.

Program of INCONTEXT:INCONTEXT.pdf857.97 KB

The main objective of CONTEXT is to bundle different initiatives at European level in order to facilitate the market uptake of new advanced textile materials and to reduce the gap between research and industry. This goal can only be achieved by involving all key players in the process, i.e. universities, technology centers, industry and end users.
CONTEXT is divided into 6 working groups, 5 of which focus on different applications of advanced textile materials:

  • Healthcare/medicine
  • Automotive and aerospace industries,
  • Personal Protective Equipment PPE
  • Construction and housing,
  • Sports and Wearables.
  • The sixth group focuses on distribution and

More information about the project can be found here: https://www.context-cost.eu/

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  • COST-action2023
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  • Projektgruppenleitung