Prospective speakers at the 2018 UITIC Congress in Porto have until December 20 to submit their ideas for papers, reports Leatherbiz.
The overall theme for the congress, which will take place in the Portuguese city from May 16-18, will be From Fashion To Factory: A New Technological Age. However UITIC has said it will welcome submissions for each of the sessions.
Themes that the event will cover in the individual sessions include new products, new services linked to consumer needs, “intelligent” development and manufacturing as a means of moving towards “a technological revolution”, sustainability, supply chain transparency, regulatory requirements, logistics, retail and marketing.
Chosen speakers will be announced by UITIC by January 30 and will then have until April 15 to submit their final texts.