Innovations in Textiles For Healthcare

van 25 tot 26 april 2019

Presentations will be given on

  • ‘Regulatory framework for innovative medical devices development’ - Kyun Thibaut, Covartim (BE)
  • ‘When doctors meet the textile players to express their needs, how textile industry can be part of the future medical devices ?’ - Bérangère Delaby, Up-Tex (FR)
  • ‘Crosscare, an initiative to speed up your care innovation’ - POM West-Vlaanderen (BE) - tbc
  •  ‘How safe are your surgical gowns and drapes?’ - Mark Croes, Centexbel  (BE)
  • ‘Material set for smart healthcare applications’ - Inge van der Meulen, Henkel Belgium (BE)
  • ‘Comfort testing of beddings and mattresses for healthy and restful sleep’ - Edith Claßen, Hohenstein Institut for Textilinnovation (DE)
  • ‘Recycled cotton fibres in healthcare textile applications’ - Taina Kamppuri, Technical Research Centre of Finland (FI)
  • ‘Incorporation of microgels in PLA filaments by solution spinning’ - Georg-Philipp Paar, RWTH Aachen (DE)
  • ‘High performance functional bio-based polymers for skin-contact products in the biomedical, cosmetic and sanitary industries’ - speaker tbc
  • ‘Innovative 3D-matrix for tissue technology’ - Marie Dubus, Université de Reims (FR)
  • ‘Development of a LED-assisted smart textile wound dressing system’ - Akram Idrissi, RWTH Aachen (DE)
  • title tbc - Jan Marek, Innotex (CZ)

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