Home / Knowledge / News / Textiles / Spain's AITEX launches course on sustainability in textile
Spain's AITEX launches course on sustainability in textile
08
Feb '14
The Spanish Institute of Textile Technology (AITEX) along with the Catalan Association of Textile and Fashion (ACTM) has launched a new course sustainability management in textiles, apparel and fashion.
 
According to a statement issued by AITEX, the new course is aimed at entrepreneurs, designers, creative directors, product managers, and executives in the textile, clothing and fashion sectors who are interested in knowing the benefits of sustainability management in business and acquire skills and tools for devising action plans to implement sustainability.
 
AITEX would be beginning the course from March 25, 2014, and students who are interested in acquiring a specialized profile in the textile, apparel and fashion industries can also enroll for the course.
 
Through the content and methodology approach, the course would help entrepreneurs to devise and strategize management knowledge services and action plans in order to implement solutions with maximum efficiency catering to the specific needs of their company.
 
The course includes topics such as: ‘Why be sustainable?’, ‘What is sustainability and eco-design?’, ‘The textiles and clothing consumer’, ‘Technology innovation and sustainable Textiles’ and ‘Sustainability management in textile enterprises’.
 
At the launch of the new course, several professionals from the Spanish textile industry including ACTM director general David Garcia and AITEX R&D head of training Carmen Jover, discussed various key issues regarding sustainability in textiles and clothing as well as the benefits of implementing eco-design and sustainability management system in textile and apparel enterprises. 
 

Fibre2fashion News Desk - India


Must ReadView All

Textiles | On 26th Jul 2017

Vietnam’s textile & garment exports cross $13bn in H1

Vietnam earned $13.... billion from textile and garment exports in...

Apparel/Garments | On 25th Jul 2017

VF Corp posts $2.4 billion revenue for Q2 2017

VF Corporation has recorded revenue of $2.4 billion, up 2 per cent,...

Textiles | On 25th Jul 2017

Egypt signs agreement with UNIDO for cotton production

Egypt has signed a €1.5 million ($1.74 million) cooperation agreement ...

Interviews View All

Karin Ekberg
Leadership & Sustainability

Sustainable models are beneficial for brands, retailers and manufacturers

Amrit Sethia
SOIE

‘The intimatewear category in India is slowly becoming trend-sensitive.’

Awen Delaval
Samatoa

'Natural fibres are appreciated for traditional authenticity'

Giorgio Mantovani
Corman S.p.A

Giorgio Mantovani, MD of Corman, with a presence in both Milano and New...

Johan Berlin
InvestKonsult Sweden AB

Investkonsult Sweden AB has been buying and selling second-hand textile...

Ashok Desai
Bombay Textile Research Association

Bombay Textile Research Association (BTRA) is a leading name in textile...

Pranav Mishra
Huemn

Designers Pranav Mishra and Shyma Shetty’s Huemn is known for its...

Prathyusha Garimella
Prathyusha Garimella

Hyderabad-based designer <b>Prathyusha Garimella</b> is known for blending ...

Sanjukta Dutta
Sanjukta's Studio

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

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

July 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

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

Yes No

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

Yes No

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


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



X