Meet the Partners: AITEX

The Textile Industry Research Association – AITEX, is a research & innovation center which performs characterisation trials and certification of textile materials and articles for a wide range of sectors including interior design, fashion, work wear, healthcare, sports and leisure, land and sea transport, aerospace and sports surfaces. AITEX aims to create and transfer knowledge of textiles to the private sector, making the textile industry more competitive and opening up doors to new opportunities with a high added-value factor. The center promotes modernisation and the introduction of emerging technologies through its R+D activities and other projects which contribute to the evolution of the textile industry.

In DiMAT, AITEX will be responsible for research and development. They will be also contribute in the development of DiMAT solutions, as well as in its piloting and demonstrating.