Making a grand return post-pandemic, the upcoming edition of Techtextil India will be held in a hybrid format from November 25 to 27, 2021 at the Bombay Exhibition Centre in Goregaon, Mumbai. The event will attract all leading technical textile players from across application areas. Some top technical textile brands participants are: JB Ecotex, PARK Nonwoven, Loyal Textiles Lenzing, Mehala, Meera Industries, etc. The event will also host a few leading German brands in the German pavilion.
The juxtaposition of a physical exhibition and online business matchmaking platform will offer greater networking opportunities to visitors. The ‘MFI virtual app’ will host live knowledge sessions and product demonstrations for visitors unable to attend the event physically. The event will also offer visitors access to specific products like fibers, yarns, nonwovens, machinery, coated textiles. Visitors to the physical event will have to follow government-authorised safety protocols of ‘MFI SafeConnect’. These protocols will enable visitors to engage in secure face-to-face interactions with exhibitors and witness the latest technical textile technologies and innovations in-person.
Tie up with Tamil Nadu government
The nodal agency for investment promotion and facilitation for the Government of Tamil Nadu – Guidance has signed up for Techtextil India 2021 to reduce import dependency and bring investments in R&D, manufacturing, innovation by partnering with global technical textiles companies, says Pooja Kulkarni, IAS MD & CEO, Guidance Tamil Nadu.
Techtexil India 2021 edition will feature an exclusive German Pavilion showcasing products and technologies from top German manufacturers, including Autefa Solution Germany GmbH, DILO Systems GmbH, Emtec Electronic GmbH, Georg Sahm GmbH & Co, Karl Mayer Verwaltungsgesellschaft mbH, Merz Maschinenfabrik GmbH and Oerlikon Barmag Zweigniederlassung der Oerlikon Textile GmbH & Co. the Indian representatives of brands from Austria, China, Italy, Spain, Taiwan, Turkey, the UK and the USA are also participating at the exhibition.
Product launches and live demos
New product launches and latest technological offerings from brands will be one of the major attractions at Techtexil India 2021. The physical exhibition format will showcase a series of key product launches from brands, including like Autefa Solutions, DiloGroup, Meera Industries, Sicam, Suntech Geotextile and Weavetech, etc, while the virtual exhibition format will feature live product demonstrations exclusive for the visitors tuned in live.
Raj Manek, Executive Director and Board Member, Messe Frankfurt Asia Holdings says, Techtexil India 2021 aims to provide a collaborative atmosphere that the industry needs to get back on its feet and look ahead towards the future. The return of face-to-face exhibition combined with the virtual model will open doors to excellent sourcing, collaborative and learning opportunities for professionals.