Sustainable Textiles Seminar in Turkey

 

Hosted by Textile Exchange in conjunction with "OFI - Organic Fashion Izmir"
Izmir, Turkey.
April 14, 2011

 

Textile Exchange is pleased to host the Sustainable Textile Seminar, running in 

conjunction with the "OFİ - Organic Fashion İzmir" Marketplace, hosted by Aegean Clothing 
Manufacturers' Association (EGSD). 
 

Stockholm_1_026During the show you are invited to the Textile Exchange Seminar. Learn about the market`s requirements in terms of environmental management and more sustainable fibers and processes, and new developments in the industry while in the company of leading brands and manufactures from Turkey. The sessions will explore the global challenges facing manufacturers in terms of market requirements regarding sustainability, and the new opportunities that this presents to Turkey.

ofi2The full OFI Marketplace will showcase Turkish companies who produce menswear, womenswear, childrens wear, baby garments, hometextiles and fabrics, all as organic products are displayed in the company booths. All seminar attendees will have the opportunity to meet with these companies and conduct bilateral business meetings with the Turkish producers.   

 

 

Turkish Government Support
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The three day Marketplace event will be supported by the Ministry for Foreign Trade. The support of the Ministry did include the accommodation of foreign visitors who are involved in the textile and ready made garment sector, though the deadline for this application is on April 6, there are still preferred room rates available at the Swissotel.  Details are under the 'location' section of this webpage.  

International brands that were eligible to receive support were for companies located in Belgium, Brazil, Canada, Croatia, Denmark, England, Finland, France, Germany, Jordan, Kosovo, Lebanon, The Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Russia, Saudi Arabia, South Korea, Spain, Sweden, Syria, UAE or USA; you could have contacted the Turkish Consulate in your country and completed a form with your company profile.  Phone numbers for a Turkish Consulate near you can be found at: 
www.musavirlikler.gov.tr.

 


   Who Should Attend?

Turkish Manufacturers
Sourcing Professionals
Supply Chain Stakeholders
Designers and Material Development teams
Anyone already sourcing or interested to source from Turkey
Companies in Turkey certified to the OE100 and OE Blended Standards, and Global Recycled Standard (GRS)

 


Swissotel_Conference_RoomLocation 
Swissotel Grand Efes 

 Gaziosmanpasa Bulvari No: 1 35210
Alsancak, Izmir 
Turkey

 Tel: +90 (232) 414 0000
Fax: +90 (232) 414 1010

izmir@swissotel.com
www.swissotel.com

A preferred room rate is also available for attendees; 90 EUR for a single room, 110 EUR for a double room, plus VAT. See hotel for more details.


 Contact Us

If you have any questions, please contact:

Sandra Castaneda Elena, European Director, Textile Exchange

Daren Abney, Member Services Manager, Textile Exchange

Nükhet ŞENKAYA, EGSD

Aegean Clothing Manufacturers' Association (EGSD) at info@egsd.org.tr.

 

Full Program - 
April 20 - All presentations are now posted on a private link for seminar attendees only. 

Contact the TE Staff at the bottom of this page if you attended and did not receive the link via email.



Turkey_Button-Program_1Thursday, April 14, 2011 - 
08:00 - 18:15 - Textile Exchange Seminar and OFI Marketplace Open with bilateral meetings
18:15 - 19:30 - Drinks reception, free to all participants
20:00 - Transfer to Historical Factory Dinner
20:15 - Dinner, free to all participants

Friday, April 15, 2011 - OFI Marketplace Open
09:30 - 10:00 - General meetings with exhibitors
10:00 - 11:30 - Bilateral meetings of exhibitors and visitors
11:30 - 11:45 - Coffee break
11:45 - 13:30 - Bilateral meetings
13:30 - 14:30 - Lunch, free to all participants
14:30 - 15:30 - Bilateral meetings
15:30 - 15:45 - Coffee break
15:45 - 17:30 - Bilateral meetings
17:30 - 19:30 - Free time
19:30 - Transfer to Dinner
19:45 - Dinner, free to all participants
 

Saturday, April 16, 2011-  Factory visits to Turkish organic producers - Egedeniz Tekstil and Ekoten

 

 Seminar Sponsors as of March 1, 2011

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genencor   |  GAP_Organik_logo-reduced
Marketplace Sponsor: YKK_LOGO

We invite you to consider sponsoring Textile Exchange at this seminar in Turkey. This event is an ideal way to expose Textile Exchange to a broad range of companies interested in sustainable textiles. At this seminar our focus is to introduce the services of Textile Exchange and the topics highlighted in the full program. 

By sponsoring this Textile Exchange event, your company is highlighting your commitment to the growth of the sustainable textiles market. Your sponsorship will assist with travel for 4 Textile Exchange staff and the execution of this event.  

Click here to view Sponsorship Opportunities.

To sponsor please email Daren Abney.


 

 

Fees and Register - EVENT SOLD OUT

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Please download the Registration Form and follow the instructions at the top of the form to return and complete your registration.

 

 Organic Fashion Izmir and Textile Exchange Seminar Attendees:
     75 EUR per attendee

Textile Exchange Members and EGSD Members:
     50 EUR per attendee 

 

Companies Attending the Seminar Updated as of April 8, 2011

ADIDAS KİPAŞ DENİM İŞLETMELERİ
ALLIANCE OF ASSOCIATIONS 
POLISH GREEN NETWOK
KNOWLEDGE COTTON APPAREL
ANG TEKSTİL LANIUS GMBH
ANTGIDA Tük. LENZING
BAŞYAZICIOĞLU TEKSTİL LEVI STRAUSS IST. SAN.
BİSKA Tekstil San. Tic. A.Ş Lİ FUNG
BİYO-SAM ORGANİK TARIM LICHTSCATHS PROJEKTE GMBH
BORA TEKSTİL LP AGENCY ( La Palmera Limited )
BOSSA LUNA KİMYEVİ MADDE LTD
BURCU TRİKO MANDALA
CHABERT INVEST MARKS&SPENCER
CHERRYFIELDSESBY GLOBAL SOURCING MGC Tar. Tekstil Dan
CLARIANT MİLTEKS TEKSTİL
CONTINENTAL  CLOTHING COMPANY MİYADA MÜMESSİLLİK
CONTROL UNION NATUREHOME PFLEIDERER
DECATHLON TÜRKİYE OFİS NİKE
DEGUAR TEKSTİL ORİMPEX
DENİZ TEKSTİL ORTA ANADOLU
DICLE KALKINMA AJANSI OTTO INT.
DOMINO TEKSTIL / IAF ÖZSİMGE
ECODUNYA PAGMAT A.Ş.
ECOLOGICAL TEXTILES PRONTOMODA
EGEDENIZ PUMA AG
EGSD PUSLING HACKERT & SPREMBERG GBR.
ETF TEKSTİL RUDOLF DURANER A.Ş.
ETKO ŞAHİN PAMUK
FAHION ISLAND INT. SANKO TEKSTIL
FASHION SERVICE -ALMUT WEYERS SC ROMANITA SA
GALATEA SOURCING UK SHAMROCK TEKSTİL SAN.
GAP BKI Başkanlığı SKUNKFUNK
GAP Org. T.K.G Projesi SLN TEKSTİL
GENENCOR SÖKTAŞ DOKUMA İŞL.
GLOBAL ORGANIC TEXTILE STANDARD (GOTS) SOL Y SOUL
H&M SÜDWİND AGENTUR
HUGO BOSS TANMANLAR LTD. ŞTİ
HUNTSMAN TEXTILE EFFECTS TARGEV
ICEA - TÜRKİYE İZMİR ŞB. TED BAKER
İGEME TEKBOY TEKSTİL
IMO TEXSTYLES GMBH
INDITEX SA TEXTILE EXCHANGE
INNOTEKS TEKSTİL TGSD
INTERNET TEKSTIL TONI COTTONI BIOTEXTIL GMBH
IPEKYOLU KALKINMA AJANSI TÜRKİS DANIŞMANLIK
K&L RUPPERRT Stiftung ULUSLAR ARASI GRAVÜR
KARACADAG KALKINMA AJANSI ÜNİTEKS
KATVIG A/S YAMAN TEKSTIL

Marketplace Exhibitors List Updated as of April 8, 2011




  COMPANY NAME PRODUCTS
1 AKÇAKAYA Ladies , Men , Baby wear garment -Knitting
2 AS KONFEKSİYON Ladies , Men , Baby wear garment -Knitting
3 BETA Ladies , Men , Baby wear garment -Knitting- Weaving
4 BORA TEKSTİL Knitted fabric and confectioning
5 DEMOTEKSTİL Ladies , Baby , children wear garment -Knitting
6 DEMİRCİ TEKSTİL Ladies , Baby , children wear garment -Knitting
7 EGEDENİZ Ladies , Men , Baby wear garment -Knitting
8 EKOL TEKSTİL Ladies , Men , Baby wear garment .Knitting, Weaving, nigh wear
9 EKE TEKSTİL Home textile.bathrobe,towel
10 EKOTEN Ladies , Men , Baby wear garment .Knitting
11 ERTEKS KADİFE TEKSTİL Home textile.bathrobe,towel
12 FATEXKUMAŞ (MASS İLE) Fabric
13 FINTEKS TEKSTİL Ladies , Men , Baby wear garment .Knitting, Weaving,
14 FIRATTEX TEKSTİL Denim ,non denim
15 HAYTEKS underwear,home wear , socks , fiber, yarn, fabric(knitting,weaving,denim)
16 INNOTEKS TEKSTİL Ladies , Men , Baby wear garment .Knitting, Weaving,
17 İZMİR YIKAMA Ladies , Men , Baby wear garment .Weaving,
18 KAYNAK TEKSTİL Ladies , Men  wear garment . Weaving,
19 LEANA Ladies , Men,Baby  wear garment .Knitting, Weaving, home textile
20 MAS'S TEKSTİL (FATEX İLE ) sports wear, working dress ,
21 MAY TEKSTİL knitting, dyeing, finishing fabric
22 NARKON Ladies , Men , Baby underwear, home wear,thermal wear
23 NESA TEKSTİL Bath wear ,Havlu, bornoz
24 ONAY VE İNCE TEKSTİL Ladies , Men , Baby wear garment .Knitting
25 ORİMPEX Ladies , Men , Baby wear garment .Knitting, Weaving,
26 ÖRÜNLER Denim Fabric
27 ÖZEN MENSUCAT Fabric,
28 ÖZSİMGE Ladies , Men , Baby wear garment .Knitting
29 PUTAS PAMUK ÜRÜNLERİ Ladies , Men , Babywear garment . Knitting , confectioning
30 SEYFELİ Ladies , Men , Baby wear garment .Knitting, Weaving,
31 SİMURG TASARIM DANIŞMANLIK Sweat,T-shirt,jogging,babywear,women blouse and dress
32 TANÖR ÖRME TEKSTİL Dyeing, finishing fabric
33 TETRA TEKSTİL Ladies , Men , Baby wear garment .Knitting
34 TÜREN ÇAMAŞIRLARI (HAMDİ TÜREN ) Ladies , Men , Baby underwear
35 YILDIRIM İPLİK Knitted Fabric