Welcome to EiTEX International Conference

Ethiopian Institute of Textile and Fashion Design Technology (EiTEX), Bahir Dar University, Bahir Dar, Ethiopia is excited to invite contributions for the 8th International conference CTA-19 on 7th and 8th June 2019. This is in continuation from 2012. The conference have been a platform for sharing knowledge and experiences and promoting interaction amongst academicians, researchers and global experts. This has greatly benefited both National and International stakeholders. Continuing this trend, the institution welcomes participants throughout Ethiopia and across the globe.

Original work of basic and applied research papers on Cotton, Textile, Apparel and Leather and their value chains are solicited for participation in CTA-2019. Poster and exhibits are also most welcomed. The suggested broad thematic areas for the conference are:

    •   Agronomy, breeding, biotechnology, weed and diseases control of cotton
    •   Mechanization of production, harvesting, storage and ginning cotton
    •   Fiber technology and their performances
    •   Leather Technology and Processing
    •   Technical Textiles
    •   Color and dye chemistry
    •   Textile structures analysis
    •   Textile, Apparel and Leather brands management and marketing
    •   Production economics of Cotton, Textile, Apparel and Leather
    •   Supply chain in Cotton, Textile, Apparel and Leather sector
    •   Energy, Environment and sustainability in Textile, Apparel and Leather
    •   Education Innovation in Textile, Apparel and Leather
    •   Machineries of fiber, Apparel and Leather products
    •   Productivity in Textile, Apparel and leather industries
    •   Design of Textile, Apparel and Leather products
    •   Nano, Plasma and Bio-technology application in Textiles
    •   Smart and intelligent textiles
    •   The way forward for sustainable development in textile
    •  Cleaner and greener production and processing technologies