India ITME Society Awards 2022 is scheduled to be presented on 8th December 2022 at India  Exposition Mart, Greater Noida, Uttar Pradesh.  

These awards are society’s humble attempt to recognize the exceptional & significant  contributions that have influenced positive change in the textile engineering sector of our  nation. 

The winners will be felicitated with cash award, trophy & certificate in the format best suitable  to the category. With the wide network of the India ITME Society, the recognition of the  awards will not just be limited to the delegate present at the award function but will also be  circulated to the wide database & the entire press & ministry associated with the India ITME  Society. 

This 2nd edition of awards looks to recognize and felicitate awards in the following new  categories: 

  • Category 1 – Award for Overall Best Performer in Engineering Industry presented in 8 Specific categories (Ginning | Spinning| Weaving & weaving preparatory  |Processing & Finishing | Garmenting | Printing | Accessories for Textiles | Technical  Textiles) 
  • Category 2 – Award for Best Innovative Technology for Pollution Control Category 3 -Women Leadership Award in Textile & Textile Engineering Category 4 -Award for Research Excellence 
  • Category 5 – Textile Maestro 

The nominations are open through the following google form  link or you can also email your nomination at 

The link also contains details about every award category, eligibility criteria, and general  instructions. The last date for submission of nomination through the above link is 15th  September 2022. 

Society strongly believes that education is the foundation platform that has lifted this textile  sector to such a glorious stage. So it has also introduced an award category specifically  targeting youth, research & innovations.

To ensure fair practice and true unbiased nature towards the awards selection, the society has  brought on board reputed textile technocrats from different sectors of textile industry. 

Well respected leaders from the jury panel 


  •  Mr. Sanjay Jayavarthanavelu, Chairman & Managing Director at  Lakshmi Machine Works Ltd & a Past Chairman of India ITME Society &  is a prosperous & an ambitious businessman  

  • Mr. Uday Gill, Group Chief Strategy Officer, Fibers, Indorama Ventures  Ltd a magnificent textile fibre expert having a knack for identifying hidden  gems from across the globe & successfully leading acquisitions  

  • Mr. Updeep Singh, President & CEO, Sutlej Textiles and Industries Ltd is  a genius in textiles & a resourceful personality in textile technology 

  • Mr. Manohar Samuel, Advisor R&D, Reliance Industries Limited an  expert in core dynamics of fibers and a passionate researcher, brand  developer & value chain builder  

  • Mr. Gurudas V Aras, India consultant to the ITA group, Germany and  APS GmbH & Strategic Business Advisor & Mentor for many textiles &  engineering businesses, a true technocrat.  

  • Mr. R. Anand, Partner, Eastern Engineering Company a mentor for  MSMEs in engineering & a recognizable market specialist for the  engineering sector  

  • Mr. Sanjiv Lathia, Past Chairman of India ITME Society & a well-known  entrepreneur from Rubber Industries is a sharp business acumen having  expertise in technical operations of engineering & technologies  

  • Mr. S. Hari Shankar, Chairman of India ITME Society a successful  entrepreneur & a renowned personality in the textiles accessories world.

  • Mr. Ketan Sanghvi, Hon. Treasurer of India ITME Society a wizard in  weaving technologies

  • Dr. Manisha Mathur, Jt. Director, SASMIRA has in-depth knowledge of  textiles and textile processing with a keen curiosity for research as well as a  strong women leader

All those who have something unique to present, new concept, technology, leadership which  has made a difference or has influenced change in your sphere of work can apply