The 6th edition of the event takes place on 28-29 September 2023 in Ghent, Belgium. It brings together the best research and the latest developments in digital technologies, including hardware, software, inks, substrates and their related applications. It is about all the aspects of digital technologies that go into making creative, functional textile, clothing, soft signage, technical, outdoor and indoor textile. 

Congress’ programme covers the following core areas: printing, finishing, dyeing, fabrication principles and processes, pre- and post-treatment, developments in inks, hardware, software, functional inks (electronic, OLED, hydrophobic, antimicrobial), lab2fab, microfactories, sustainablility issues, colour lifecycle management, 3D printing, digital workflows, design and fashion, new business models, incl. e-commerce, IoT and artificial intelligence.

The presentations include contributions by Agfa, Captics, Centexbel, CETI, CHT, ColorDigital, Covestro, Digitex, DITF Denkendorf, DyStar, Farbenpunkt, Fujifilm Ink Solutions, Klieverik, Lamberti, Libaert, SPGPrints, Sun Chemical , Tanatex, TexIntel, TripleR, Zimmer, as well as academic papers.

For all programme details and delegate registration please visit Early bird rates are valid until the 14th of July 2023.

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