The XXXIV IULTCS International Congress will take place in Chennai, India on February 5-8, 2017. The dates follow the India International Leather Fair (February 1-3, 2017) and have been chosen to avoid clashing with the Chinese New Year (January 28 – February 3, 2017).

Under the theme “Science and Technology for Sustainability of Leather”, it will be held at the CSIR-Central Leather Research Institute (CSIR-CLRI).

The ILTA has already announced the following dates:

March 1, 2016 – Abstract submission open

October 31, 2016 – Close of abstract submission

November 15, 2016 – Result announcement

November 30, 2016 – Full paper submission

Abstracts and full papers must be submitted in English and will be reviewed by an International Scientific Committee.