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About ITS


The Institute of Textile Science is a non-profit Canadian organization incorporated in 1956. The organization's major objective is to encourage dissemination and interchange of knowledge concerning textile science through the organization of symposia.  


Membership comprises researchers, students, government agencies, research centres and product development professionals in Canada and USA whose interests in textiles and flexible materials cover the entire value chain, from fibers to finish products in end uses such as protective systems, medical and health, geosynthetics, transportation, building materials, sportswear, and military.

Click here to learn more about the Institute of Textile Science (ITS) Board of Directors who are working tirelessly to weave a strong textile and material science community for the benefit of society

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