Organised by Confederation of Indian Textile Industry (CITI) and GartexTexprocess India, virtual conference on ‘Rebooting the Textile & Apparel Industry’ is all set to begin tomorrow (24 July).
Industry leaders like T. Rajkumar, Chairman, CITI; Arvind Singhal, Chairman, Technopak Advisors; Dr. K.S. Sundararaman, Chairman, Indian Technical Textile Association (ITTA); Manojj Kumar Patodia, Vice Chairman, The Cotton Textiles Export Promotion Council (TEXPROCIL); Ronak Rughani, Chairman, The Synthetic & Rayon Textiles Export Promotion Council (SRTEPC); Dr. A. Sakthivel, Chairman, Apparel Export Promotion Council (AEPC) will discuss the issue – Reimagining & Rebuilding India’s Textile & Apparel Industry.
Experts from across the globe including S.K. Khandelia, President, Sutlej Textiles & Industries Ltd.; Dr. Christian Schindler, Director General, International Textile Manufacturers Federation (ITMF); Stephen Lamar, President and CEO, American Apparel & Footwear Association (AAFA) and Han Bekke, President, International Apparel Federation (IAF) will share their observations and views on Global Textile Business amidst COVID’19 Crisis.
Session on Brand and Retail – Emerging Scenario in Textiles & Apparel will witness experts like Dr. Hitesh Bhatt, Retailers Association of India (RAI); Ganesh Subramanian, Founder, Stylumia; Nitin Mohan, Founder & Director, Blackberrys Menswear; Max Gilgmann, Kaleidoscope and Rahul Mehta, MD, Creative Garments.
D.L. Sharma, MD, Vardhman Yarns & Threads Ltd.; Prashant Agarwal, Jt. MD, Wazir Advisors; Ram Sareen, Chairman & Founder, Tukatech; John Thorbeck, Chairman, Chainge Capital LLC; Akshay Kumar Sardana, Technology Leader, South-Asia Biomaterials, Dupont will share their views on Digitization, Automation & Innovation in Textiles & Apparel Industry.