MAT-ECO-SHOES Conference is regularly organized by the Polish Institute of Leather Industry, in order to exchange achievements of scientific research in the field of footwear, leather and related industries.

This conference gathers lectures presenting scientific research achievements, as well as time and place for the presentation of new products and technologies by companies and discussion on improving the innovation of companies, through the implementation of new projects and formation of scientific research consortia.

About 55 experts attended this edition, whose main topics included environmental protection (greenhouse gas emissions, renewable energy, waste management) and issues in the field of podiatry, functionality of products and safety of footwear, with the aim of improving the quality of life, especially in case of the elderly and children.

In this event, LIFE microTAN project results were presented by INESCOP’s staff in the speech entitled “Gelatine recovery from tannery wastes”.microtan Mat eco shoes

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