AUTEX 2019

    11/06/2019 - 08:00
    Belgium, Ghent
    15/06/2019 - 17:00
    University of Ghent

In 2019, the AUTEX Conference will be organised in GENT (Ghent), Belgium by the Department of Materials, Textiles and Chemical Engineering (MaTCh) from Ghent University. The venue is the NH Gent Belfort Hotel (downtown) for the whole duration of the event from 11 to 15 June, 2019. For registration please follow this link


Abstract Submission

General Instructions

Please indicate whether you wish your abstract to be considered for:

  • oral presentation

  • poster presentation

  • oral or poster presentation (no preference)

To allow efficient handling of the abstracts, authors are requested to submit their abstract in one of the topics and to submit 3 keywords.

  • Additive manufacturing / 3D-printing

  • Advanced dyeing technologies and systems

  • Advanced polymers and fibre science and technologies

  • Biobased textiles

  • Bionic fibres and textiles

  • Coating technology

  • Comfort in textiles and clothing

  • 3D, 4D textiles and composite materials

  • Electrospinning

  • Fashion and design

  • Finishing / surface functionalisation

  • Flame retardancy

  • Graphene in textiles and clothing

  • Medical textiles

  • Nanotechnology

  • New educational techniques

  • Protective textiles

  • Recycling, life cycle analysis, sustainability and circularity

  • Wearable technologies and smart materials

  • Various

The scientific committee reserves the right to switch abstracts to other topics.

Abstract format
  1. Abstracts must be in English and submitted online

  2. Abstract format:

    • Abstract title: should be sentence case

    • Authors: the names of the authors should be

      listed in the following order: Last name, First name, Department,

      Institution, City, Country.

    • Abstract body: the abstract body should contain a minimum of 300 words and a maximum of 400 words.

  3. The use of tables, graphs, diagrams, images and embedded videos in the abstract submission is not allowed.

  4. Use standard abbreviations. Please explain special or unusual abbreviations the first time they appear.

  5. Notification of acceptance will be dispatched by e-mail by 15 March 2019

Abstract Timeline

Abstract submission deadline: 31 January 2019

Notification of acceptance: 15 March 2019

Abstract submission as from 10 September 2018