Call for Papers – 5th International Digital Textile Congress 2018 Ghent-Belgium

The edition of the International Digital Textile Congress 2018 will take place in Gent – Belgium, September 27-28, 2018. This international conference intends to bring forward the best research, latest developments on digital technologies, including hardware, software, digital inks, printed materials and their related applications. It’s about all the aspects of digital technologies that go into making creative, functional textile, from clothing, soft signage, technical, outdoor and indoor textile.

We cordially invite you to give a lecture during this international conference. The call for papers is open now. We are expecting over 270 attendees (number of attendees in last edition 2016: 274 coming from 19 different countries). The language of communication at the conference will be English, and all abstracts must be written in English.

The Conference Committee invites you to submit abstracts in following core topic areas:

  • Digital Printing/finishing, Fabrication Principles and Processes
  • Developments in digital inks hardware, software
  • Functional inks (electronic, OLED, ..)
  • Lab2Fab
  • 3D-Printing
  • Digital Workflows – Applications
  • Designing, Fashion
  • New Business Models, e-commerce …


If yes, please submit your title and abstract (1/2 page) to

Abstract Submission Deadline  April 1, 2018

PS: speakers can participate for free to the congress

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