Planet Textile

Start: Tuesday, May 22, 2018
Venue: Sheraton Vancouver, Wall Cenre
Country: Canada
Description: Planet Textiles is the premier event dedicated to reducing the impact of textiles on the environment. The growing issue of textile microfibre pollution in aquatic environments will be tackled as part of this year’s Planet Textiles event in Vancouver, which will also look at how innovators can scale-up sustainable innovations from the laboratory and beyond the pilot phase. Discussion about
Cotton sustainability.

Textile Exchange

Start: Monday, October 22, 2018
End: Wednesday, October 24, 2018
Venue: Milan
Country: Italy
Description: This year’s Textile Sustainability Conference will be held in Milan, Italy on October 22-24 with a theme of United By Action: Accelerating Sustainability in Textiles and Fashion. Textile Exchange conferences offer attendees unparalleled opportunities to connect with industry pioneers and learn about cutting edge solutions and innovations in textile and apparel sustainability.

77th ICAC Planary Meeting

Start: Sunday, December 02, 2018
End: Friday, December 07, 2018
Venue: Abidjan
Country: C�te d'ivoire
Description: Cote d’Ivoire is an important cotton producing and exporting country. The most recent plenary
meeting in
Africa was conducted in Cape Town in 2009, and the most recent meeting in the
Francophone Zone of
Africa was in
in 2008. A meeting in Cote
d’Ivoire in 2018 will be in the strategic interests of the Committee in ensuring broad geogra
participation in the work of the ICAC.


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