Home / Knowledge / News / Textiles / Conference on East African Cotton, Textile & Apparel Value Chain
Conference on East African Cotton, Textile & Apparel Value Chain
04
Oct '11
Kenya Association of Manufacturers (KAM) in partnership with Kenyatta University, African Cotton & Textile Industries Federation (ACTIF) and other stakeholders is pleased to invite you to attend an East African Cotton, Textile and Apparel Value Chain conference to be held at the North Coast Hotel, Mombasa, Kenya on 1st - 4th November 2011.

The objective of the Conference is to provide a platform for Cotton, Textile and Apparel industry stakeholders to deliberate on the emerging opportunities in the changing global scenario and formulate practical strategies for the growth of this sector through investments and capacity building.

It will be an opportunity for the international and local business communities to exchange ideas for the development of a common vision for the future of the CTA sector, duly supported by government policy initiatives.

The Conference is expected to be attended by representatives of the entire value chain, including cotton farmers associations, ginners, spinners, textile companies, garment manufacturers, fashion designers, students and scholars, government institutions, international development bodies, national and international subject matter experts, etc.

Contributions will include presentations by international experts, scientific research paper presentations and workshop forum discussions by all stakeholders, under the main theme of 'Addressing The Challenges Faced by the Cotton, Textile and Apparel Industries in Africa: Opportunities for Trade, Capacity Building and Investment”. The Sub themes include:

• Developing the Cotton sector in Africa- Enhancing cotton productivity and fiber quality
• Enhancing quality, production and designs to promote trade- Through education and skill development
• Building competitiveness and branding Africa - Through investments, strategic
• interventions & Policy initiatives

You are invited to participate in this very important conference and contribute to the development of a framework for action to develop the Cotton, Textile & Apparel sectors in the region.

Kenya Association of Manufacturers


Must ReadView All

Serbian economy minister Goran Knezevic (left) and Taypa president Mesut Toprak after signing the MoU. Courtesy: Serbian Government/SeeNews

Textiles | On 20th Oct 2017

Turkish group Taypa to build textile factory in Serbia

Turkish textile group Taypa will invest euro 35 million ($41.2...

China’s textile & apparel exports rise 4.3% in Sept ’17

Textiles | On 20th Oct 2017

China’s textile & apparel exports rise 4.3% in Sept ’17

Registering an increase of 4.3 per cent year-on-year, the exports of...

Courtesy: Messe Frankfurt

Textiles | On 20th Oct 2017

Heimtextil to focus on textile solutions for architects

Heimtextil 2018, world's leading trade fair for home and contract...

Interviews View All

Rashi Menda
Zapyle

Every fifth sale we make on Zapyle is a repeat purchase

Riddhika Shah
SS Homme

'Worsted wool is the ideal fabric for menswear'

Varinder Singh Jawanda
Trendy Bharat

Sizing and fitting issues are inherent problems for companies expanding...

Nitesh Mittal

Kusumgar Corporates is a leading manufacturer of technical textiles and...

Abhishek Pachauri

Reckon Industries adapts latest systems for manufacturing from designing...

Vikas Banduke

Softech Controls Private Limited (SCPL) is a part of the Cotmac Group, an...

Marten Alkhagen
Swerea IVF AB

Marten Alkhagen, Senior Scientist - Nonwoven and Technical Textiles of...

Iago Castro Asensio
RCfil Distribuciones S.L.

Iago Castro Asensio, International Business Manager of RCfil...

Kevin Nelson
TissueGen

Kevin Nelson, Chief Scientific Officer, TissueGen discusses the growing...

Sanjukta Dutta
Sanjukta's Studio

<b>Sanjukta Dutta</b> creates unique garments by clubbing prints of...

Sidharth Sinha
Sidharth Sinha

<b>Sidharth Sinha</b> has contributed to the successful rebirth and...

Sonam & Paras Modi
SVA

Sonam and Paras Modi's Sva Couture is synonymous with head-turning...

Press Release

Press Release

Letter to Editor

Letter to Editor

RSS Feed

RSS Feed

Submit your press release on


editorial@fibre2fashion.com

Letter To Editor






(Max. 8000 char.)

Search Companies





SEARCH

October 2017

Subscribe today and get the latest update on Textiles, Fashion, Apparel and so on.

news category


Related Categories:

Planning to Take the Leap towards
Sustainability?

Do you see sustainability as a route to business growth?

Yes No

Do you think the sustainability space has the needed tools and resources available for a business to lead change?

Yes No

Active Poll

Do you see sustainability as a route to business growth?

Yes
77.9%
No
13.2%
Skip
8.8%

Total Votes: 68

Do you think adopting a sustainable approach will be a profitable move for your business?

Yes No

Active Poll

Do you think the sustainability space has the needed tools and resources available for a business to lead change?

Yes
61.8%
No
27.9%
Skip
10.3%

Total Votes: 68

Do you want the world to know about your sustainability journey and your business’ environmental footprint?

Yes No

Active Poll

Do you think adopting a sustainable approach will be a profitable move for your business?

Yes
85.3%
No
10.3%
Skip
4.4%

Total Votes: 68

Thanks for your valuable feedback. Claim your free latest sustainability e-book.

Active Poll

Do you want the world to know about your sustainability journey and your business’ environmental footprint?

Yes
75.0%
No
11.8%
Skip
13.2%

Total Votes: 68


E-News Insight
Subscribe Today and Get the
Latest News Update in Your Mail Box.
Advanced Search