Brand New Season of ITMAlive

Based on ITMA 2023’s theme Transforming the World of Textiles, the new ITMAlive series brings you 4 thought-provoking episodes as leading industrialists and professionals delve into trending topics affecting the global textile and garment industry. Expect compelling discussions from industry experts as the series kicked off with the discussion on advanced materials, followed by episodes on innovative technologies, automation and digital future, and sustainability and circularity.

Episode 1:
Advanced Materials

Learn about the industry’s current position in advanced materials, and new products the industry can expect in the near future.


Episode 2:
Innovative Technologies

Increasing demand by consumers for smarter products has spawned intelligent solutions that integrate between textiles and electronics, resulting in smart textiles.



Coming Up Next on ITMAlive

Automation and digital future

Available from 16 November


Sustainability and circularity

Available from 23 November


Innovate Panel Discussion:
Shaping Textile Manufacturing of the Future

The ITMA-sponsored panel discussion at Innovate 2021 featured a lively discussion on the theme Shaping Textile Manufacturing of the Future. The panellists shared their expert views on main drivers for textile industry developments and the increasing role of digitalisation. They also highlighted the trends that will be showcased at ITMA 2023.