Abstracts from students and researchers are invited in the form of oral and poster presentations. All those desirous of participating and/or presenting in the conference are requested to complete the online abstract submission. Authors are requested to send one-page abstract in the prescribed format given below.
A jury will judge the Posters and the best three posters will be awarded prizes.
Selected papers from FTC 2020 conference will be published by Springer as a Proceedings book volume.
1. Protective Textiles and Clothing
2. Medical Textiles and Clothing
3. Sportswear, Knitwear, Workwear
5. Wearable and Smart Textiles
6. IOT in Fashion
7. Fibres and Fabrics
8. Surface Functionalization and Coatings
9. Dyeing and Finishing
10. Textile and Clothing Machinery
11. CAD, CAE Technologies & Mass Customization
12. Garment Design and Manufacturing
13. Anthropometry, Garment Sizing and Fit
14. Innovation in Fashion
15. Clothing Comfort
16. Textile and Fashion Education and Training
18. Traditional Textile Arts and Crafts
19. Supply Chain Management
20. Sustainable Textiles
21. Technical Textiles
Textile Product Innovation
Fashion Product Innovation
This contest is to encourage design, innovation and product development activities amongst the youth.
Innovative textile/ fashion products/ clothing incorporating innovative technologies are invited to
enter the contest. Any product developed by a student as part of a class project can
be entered in the competition.
Guidelines for Textile and Fashion Innovation Contest
Please note that a slot will be identified for the Innovation contest during the conference. You will be required to demonstrate your innovation to the distinguished jury during this slot. You will be provided a table to display the product and a board to display a poster (2.5 ft (w) x 3 ft (h)) of the product. The poster format can be downloaded here. In case you have any special requirement for space or display system, let us know by 15th of Dec. We will try to arrange for the same.
Evaluation will be done on the basis of need identification, relevance, design and quality of fabrication.
Terms and conditions:
Only those entries which have a working product prototype will be eligible to enter the contest.
Prize money will be transferred to the account of team leader.
By entering the contest, the team warrants that to the best of their knowledge, their submission is original and does not violate any third party trade secret, “know-how,” copyright, patent or other intellectual property right.
The decision of judges will be final and binding to all.
The scientific committee of FTC 2020 take no responsibility for any published abstracts submitted. Any issues or errors arising from the abstracts are solely the responsibility of the authors.
By submitting his / her / their work, the Author(s) consent to the publication of the abstract, and transfer and assign to the scientific committee rights to edit, publish, reproduce and to prepare derivative works such as journals. Author(s) represent and warrants that he / she / they is / are sole author(s) of the work, that all authors have participated in and agree with the content and conclusions of the work, and that the work is original and does not infringe upon any copyright, proprietary or personal right of any third party. If the work is not original, author(s) should reference orig,inal source and ensure all relevant permission and / or authorisation to re-use have been obtained.