Designers, footwear technicians, leather researchers, tanners, manufacturers, and other leather professionals will benefit from the synergy of four different leather events taking place almost simultaneously in Chennai:

50th Leather Research-Industry Get-Together: January 30-31, Triple Helix Auditorium at the CSIR-CLRI (the Central Leather Research Institute), organised by the CSIR-CLRI and The Council for Leather Exports (CLE).

31st India International Leather Fair (IILF): February 1-3 at the Chennai Trade Centre. Organised by the India Trade Promotion Organisation (ITPO) and co-sponsored by CLE.

1st Designers Fair: February 1-3 at the Hotel Le Meridien. Organised by CLE.

19th International Technical Footwear Congress by UITIC (International Union of Shoe Industry Technicians); organised by CLE. Held on February 3-5 at the Hotel ITC Grand Chois, the congress will have “The Future Footwear Factory” as a theme.  

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