On 10-11 April 2013 in Malta, the textile and clothing sector from the Euro-Mediterranean Area will discuss how social dialogue can address skill needs.
Representatives of national administrations, industrial associations, trade union and educations centres in textile and clothing from the Euro-Mediterranean Area will:
• assess the industry's skills needs and expectations;
Participants will try to answer these two key questions:
• How can we assure that available trainings and education curricula match the needs of textile and clothing companies in the Euro-Mediterranean Area?
For the first time participants from Western Balkans are invited, too.
Link to video: European Skills Council - Textile Clothing and Leather
For more information about the background and recent activities of the Euro-Mediterranean Dialogue on textile and clothing, please see:
Documents & links:
On Thursday, the 18th of April 2013 Zagreb's preliminary competition of Laboratory celebrating will be held. Laboratory celebrating is the competition in presentation of scientific topics that young scientists and students of natural science and engineering faculty provides an opportunity for communication and popularization of science. Laboratory celebrating in Croatia organises the Science Festival and the British Council in collaboration with a number of Croatian institutions. The event is organized with the financial support under the auspices of the Ministry of Science, Education and Sports. More information about the contest can be found here.
Lecture, organized by Textile Science Research Centre (TSRC), University of Zagreb, Faculty of Textile Technology will be held on Wednesday at 11 am on 11.07.2012 in Savska 16/9, entitled:
Schoeller: The Power of Innovation.
The lecture will be held by Mrs. Dinka Liplin-Prpić, representative of Schoeller company in Croatia. She will present the latest products and technologies developed by their sister companies:
2. Schoeller-textiles (manufacturer of laminate and fashion fabrics).
We look forward to seeing you!
Textile Science Research Centre (TSRC), University of Zagreb Faculty of Textile Technology, as part of the FP7-REGPOT-2008-1-229801: Unlocking the Croatian Textile Potentials (T-Pot) is the organizer of the lecture of Prof. D. Hui from University of New Orleans, in two parts:
1. How to write journal papers to enhance acceptance - held on 8th May 2012 at the
2. Nano-engineered mechanics: Why Nano? - held on 9 May 2012 at 10 am in auditorium 301 (third floor) at the location of Textile Technology Faculty, Prilaz Baruna Filipovića 28a.
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within the FP7-REGPOT-2008-1-229801 project: Unlocking the Croatian Textile Potentials: T-Pot
in cooperation with
University of Zagreb Faculty of Textile Technology
Croatian Chamber of Trades and Crafts
February 16nd, 2012., Ilica 49/II, Zagreb at 9:00 AM
Within the FP7-REGPOT-2008-1-229801 project: Unlocking the Croatian Textile Research Potentials: T-Pot), The Faculty of Textile and Technology, Zagreb University and the Croatian Chamber of Trades and Crafts invite you to join the project's Dissemination Conference. The conference will be held on February 16, 2012 in the Croatian Chamber of Trades and Crafts, Ilica 49/II at 9 AM.
In addition to the Croatian and EU partners, the following representatives will also hold lectures: EURATEX, OPTEKO Group, tt. HEMCO and tt. ERACON. Promotion of books, published within the framework of the T-Pot project will be held in the afternoon as well as an exhibition of protective materials and clothing produced by the students or by the Croatian producers and project partners.