20th UITIC Congress programme confirmed

Portugal
Published:  18 April, 2018

Under the theme “From Fashion to factory: A New Technological Age”, the 20th Congress of the International Union of Shoe Industry Technicians (UITIC) takes place at the Sheraton Hotel in Porto, Portugal, May 16-18.

The organisers of the 20th edition of the UITIC Congress have announced the complete programme, which is comprised of factory visits, lectures, discussion panels and presentations. Speakers include Claude Eric Paquin from the French Footwear Federation, Matt Priest from the FDRA (Footwear Distributors and Retailers of America), Chris Hiiyer from Deckers Brands, Andreas Tepest from Deichman, and Alvaro Flores from CICB (Centre for the Brazilian Tanning Industry).

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