4th Freiberg Leather Days - Leather up to date

Freiberg Leather Days is a two-day, annual International Conference jointly organised by the German Association for Chemistry and Technology in Tanning (VGCT) and the Research Institute of Leather and Plastic Sheeting (FILK). It is a forum for communication, personal exchange of experiences and transfer of innovation within the leather industry. More than 200 participants from 17 countries participated in its 4th edition, held in Berlin (Germany) in June 2015.

During the 2nd conference day, which was devoted to new technological developments along the entire process chain, LIFE microTAN was disseminated by INESCOP staff by means of the speech entitled “Recovery of tannery wastes as microencapsulating biopolymer”. The presented project results were of great interest and Inescop’s lecturer was invited to publish them at the International Leather Maker magazine.Feriberg2015

11th International Conference CLOTECH2015

Clotech2015CLOTECH is a 2-day Biennial International Conference whose aim is the dissemination of knowledge about the latest materials and technological solutions in the production of clothing, gloves and footwear.

The 11th edition of CLOTECH, wich was held in Lodz (Poland) in June 2015, counted with the participation of 77 researchers from USA, China, India, Germany, Finland, Czech Republic, Slovakia, Belgium, Switzerland, Turkey, Spain, Portugal, Ukraine, Russia, Portugal, Lithuania and Poland.

In the edition of 2015, LIFE microTAN was disseminated by INESCOP staff by means of the poster entitled “Fragrance-loaded microcapsules for footwear applications”.

IV International Symposium Frontiers in Polymer Science

Frontiers2015“Frontiers in Polymer Science” is a 3-day symposium consisting of a series of plenary lectures given by outstanding scientists and which present the latest developments in polymer science. Furthermore, in its fourth edition, three poster sessions allowed the presentation of over 550 research works.

In the edition of 2015, held in Riva del Garda (Italy) on 19th-22nd May, LIFE microTAN was disseminated by INESCOP staff by means of the poster entitled “Valorisation of untanned bovine wastes of high value microencapsulated products”.

II International Workshop co_shoe

In April 2015, the Alicante Exhibition Center hosted the second edition of the International workshop co-shoes, an initiative to outsourcing/private label services that aims to promote and boost the productive capacity of the Spanish and European footwear producers.MICROTAN2

At this event, LIFE microTAN project was disseminated among the visitors at INESCOP’s corporate stand.

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