The Union of Textile Industries (UIT) is the spokesperson for the textile industry in France. It brings together 23 regional and sectoral organisations, representing 2,200 companies throughout the territory and throughout the production chain. These companies, mainly SMEs and ETIs, put their know-how at the service of diversified application markets (clothing, linen, health, personal protective equipment, aeronautics, building, packaging …). The UIT unites them around a collective vision of the sector’s issues.
UIT’s priorities and challenges are to support the redeployment of textile activity in France, to strengthen national coordination with its growth relays and to enhance the image of a sector that innovates with respect for people and the environment.
The Icam offers 3 general engineering courses,on 6 campuses in France and 5 in the World (Brazil, Cameroon, Congo, India, DRC). It encourages semesters of study internationally, on its campuses but also with its partner universities: about fifty on all continents. Icam teaching is based on very strong humanist values, to train open, conscious, committed and life-involved engineers.
Fifteen textile manufacturers, under the aegis of a European project to enhance the sector, were able to discuss the challenges of the textile industry in the ongoing digital transformation.
The observation made by ICAM toulouse among the players in the field shows a French“delay”on the value chain of the digitalization of textile manufacturers. The seminar thus covered the entire digital transformation chain:
The needs of the textile industry for digitalization are important. Depending on the areas covered, between industrial textiles and clothing, the answers 4.to be adapted.
It is the responsibility of solution providers to adapt their technologies and approaches to the field.
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