117th Scientific Session - Innovations in Fibres and Filaments & Textiles and Flexible Materials

Held simultaneously in Montréal (QC) & Edmonton (AB)

on April 19, 2018

Featuring 9 speakers from industry and academia

27 attendees: industry, academia, government, students

A fantastic program & many opportunities of networking

Reception for Scientific Session attendees in Edmonton

Innovations in Fibres and Filaments

  • Core-spinning of Composite Yarn for Application on High Performance Fabrics, Martin Forest, R&D specialist, FilSpec Inc.

  • Perspectives of Hemp Textiles Fibre in the World, Carlos Agudelo, Director Research and Development, Logistik Unicorp

  • Smart Textiles in Emerging Wearable Electronics Technologies, Hyun-Joong Chung, Assistant Professor, Chemical & Materials Engineering, University of Alberta

  • An Overview of High-Strength Polymer Fibres, Forrest Sloan, Manager, International Marketing, Kuraray America, Inc.

Use of Textiles and Flexible Materials for Infrastructure Renewal

  • Textiles in Composites for Infrastructure End Uses - Latest Developments, Nicolas Juillard, President, TEXONIC

  • Geosynthetics for Environment and Transportation, Rohit Sati, Engineering Business Manager, Environmental Containment, Layfield Group

  • Textile Geosynthetics in Infrastructure Applications, Patricia Dolez, Assistant Professor, Human Ecology, University of Alberta

C-Therm TCi Thermal Property Analyzer, Emmanuel Albert, Regional Manager (Canada), C-Therm Technologies & Setaram Instruments

New ITS Website Launch, Annie Cyr, President, CACITH Inc.


© 2018 by Cacith inc. for The Institute of Textile Science

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