Texprocess Forum

Themes & events at Texprocess

With its extensive supporting programme of lectures, showcases and competitions, Texprocess offers exhibitors and visitors an insight into the latest developments in the industry, as well as additional technical inspiration.

Sustainability a major topic at Texprocess


"Sustainability at Texprocess": In the field of processing textile and flexible materials, more and more companies are focusing for more sustainability. The leading international trade fair explicitly focuses on the sustainability approaches of the exhibitors. The Texprocess exhibitors selected by an international jury of sustainability experts can be found in the online exhibitor search, the Texprocess app and in a dedicated trade fair guide. And the Texprocess Forum has a thematic block on sustainability in the textile and fashion industry.”

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Denim Future Lab: The denim production of the future

Denim Future Lab

In hall 8.0, the future of the denim industry will be spotlighted. The Denim Future Lab highlights the industry's innovative approaches and presents advancements along many stages of the denim processing chain. How will denim be produced and processed sustainably? How can luxury denim be customized in the future? Innovative and progressive companies such as Jeanologia, Ugolini, Wiser Tech, Brongo and IEN Industrie S.p.A. will present trends such as eco-bleaching, eco-dyeing, upcycling solutions or individual design and finishing of luxury denim. The Speakers Corner of the Denim Future Lab offers the opportunity to exchange experiences with experts and invites to discussions. With the support of the Transformer Foundation and the exhibitors, topics such as greenwashing, chemicals in the production process as well as cotton and other fibers will be discussed in the Speakers Corner free of charge.  

Texprocess Innovation Award

Texprocess Innovation Award area at Texprocess

The Texprocess Innovation Award reflects the innovative content of the Texprocess trade fair as well as the future-oriented products of the exhibitors. It honours cutting-edge developments that foster new and unconventional ideas and visions and supports cross-industry dialog among researchers, manufacturers and users. The Texprocess Innovation Award is present for outstanding developments, technologies and methods of processing textiles and other flexible materials. The Texprocess Innovation Awards 2022 will be presented in a ceremony in Hall 9.0 A88 with certificates to the winners.

Texprocess Forum

Texprocess Forum at the last Texprocess

The Texprocess Forum in exhibition hall 9.0 offers insights into current industry topics on all days of the fair and is included in the ticket price. Expert presentations on topics such as Impact 4.0 / Future of Industry 4.0, Quality Management of the Future, Supply Chain Management, Digital Product Development and Sustainability Management are among the topics planned. Visitors, exhibiting companies, researchers, developers and users will exchange ideas in lectures, discussions and interactive formats. Following the Texprocess Forum, the presentations will also be made available on demand on the Texprocess Digital Extension platform.

Campus & Job exchange

The campus area during the last Techtextil

International universities, institutes and fashion colleges present their study and teaching programmes at the joint special area of Techtextil and Texprocess. The Campus Zone also provides insights into current projects and is a contact point for highly qualified and motivated young talent.

The digital job exchange of the Messe Frankfurt Texpertise Network provides information about internships, thesis projects and vacant positions at exhibitor companies. It also offers the chance to create candidate profiles and attract potential future employers.
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Techtextil event highlights

Trade visitors and exhibitors at Texprocess also benefit from the supporting programme at Techtextil, which takes place at the same time.

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