Created in 2005, UP-tex is the European Cluster of reference in the field of Advanced Textile Materials. As a Competitiveness Cluster, Up-tex gathers companies, research and tech transfer centres (130 members). Its major goal is to « Place textiles at the heart of the material of tomorrow ».
Its mission is to promote innovation with the aim of improving the competitiveness of its members, to assist them to set up R&D projects, to develop networking and business opportunities, to reinforce the communication among its members and to help them develop their international activities, notably through the TEXTILE2020 project.
For more information, please visit: www.up-tex.fr