We are happy to inform you that Confederation of Indian Textile Industry (CITI) in Association with MEX Exhibitions and Messe Frankfurt India is organising e-Conference on “Rebooting the Textile & Apparel Industry” scheduled for Friday, 24th July 2020 – 15.00 Hrs (Indian Standard Time) onwards.

As you are aware, the entire world is facing a slew of challenges after weeks of lockdown due to COVID-19 pandemic. Specifically, Textile and Apparel value chain has been significantly affected. Textile Industry is facing looming challenges as skilled workers and materials are difficult to find. The textiles and clothing sector has been grappling with profitability issues due to a sharp decline in import-exports activities; these issues only look to get aggravated further with the current crisis. Due to the current crisis millions of jobs in the textiles and clothing sector are at risk. Governments worldwide, including India, are putting in concerted efforts and taking several remedial measures to enable the Textiles and Clothing (T&C) Industry to tide over the unprecedented challenges posed by the COVID-19 Pandemic, revive it from the current recession on a fast track and grab the emerging global opportunities by enabling the industry attain global competitiveness.

The deliberations at the e-conference will focus on evolving a strategy for tiding over the present crisis and identifying effective ways & means for supporting Textiles & Clothing Value Chain sailing through COVID-19 Pandemic crisis. Over 1000 key delegates from entire textiles and clothing value chain are expected to participate in the e-conference.

Panel Discussions:

15.00 Hrs – Inaugural Session

15.15 Hrs – Reimagining & Rebuilding India’s Textile & Apparel Industry

16.00 Hrs – Special Keynote Address by Mr. Harish Bijoor, Brand Guru & Founder, Harish Bijoor Consults Inc.

16.15 Hrs – Brand and Retail – Emerging Scenario in Textiles & Apparels

17.15 Hrs – Digitization, Innovation & Automation in the Textiles & Apparel Industry

18.30 Hrs – Global Textile Business amidst COVID’19 Crisis

Key policy makers & T&C business experts from across the globe would be participating in the e-conference as speakers and will deliberate on important policy and business aspects.

Updated programme of the e-conference is attached for your kind perusal.

On behalf of E-conference Organising Team it is our proud privilege to invite you to participate in the above-mentioned e-Conference and enrich the deliberations.

Day & Date: Friday, 24th July 2020

Time: 03.00 pm onwards

Complimentary Registration Link: https://bit.ly/2DZdFoD

For any further information or assistance in registration, please contact following:

Mr. Manoj Sharma,

Deputy Secretary (CITI)

E: manoj@citiindia.com

M: 9013386941

Mr. Sachin Khanna

Deputy Project Manager, MEX Exhibitions

E-mail: sachin@mexexhibits.com

M: 9818894973, 9818818142

We look forward to your kind support and cooperation in making the above-mentioned e-conference a grand success.