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Symposium of Textile Bioengineering and Informatics to be held in August
Jul '08
In climax of the 2008 Beijing Olympic, we organize the 1st International Symposium of Textile Bioengineering and Informatics (TBIS2008) with a theme on “Sports * Health * Eco * Function * Sportswear Creative Design”, jointly with the SMART (Sports Medicine And Rehabilitation Therapy) 2008 conference, which is organized by the CUHK-WHO Collaborating Centre for Sports Medicine and Health Promotion and Asian Federation of Sports Medicine (AFSM).

The purpose is to promote multi-disciplinary approach of creative design innovations to address the issues of sports, health, eco and sustainable lifestyle.

The SMART-TBIS 2008 will be held in Hong Kong on 14-16 August 2008, Hong Kong, China. The Symposium will invite the world-class researchers in the fields of nanotechnology, material science and engineering, fashion and functional design and human sports physiology to give keynote speeches on the advancement of research in his/her field.

International sportswear companies will present an exhibition introducing their new products, new technology and new patents, aiming to enhance the communication between research and industry.

High quality papers on the above theme are greatly welcome and a panel of senior researchers will be formed to rate the research papers and select five outstanding research papers for the award of with certificates.

In addition, high quality research papers will be selected and peer reviewed for including in special volumes of Textile Research Journal (SCI cited), Journal of Fiber Bioengineering and Informatics, and/or other journals cited in EI databases.

For details of SMART-TBIS 2008, please visit the symposium website. If you are interested in attending the joint Symposium and presenting your paper(s) at our symposium, please pay attention to the following important dates:
- Early birds Registration, deadline: March 31, 2008
- Standard Registration, deadline: May 31, 2008
- One page abstract submission, deadline: May 31, 2008
- Full text submission, deadline: June 30, 2008
- Symposium: August 14-16, 2008.


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