The SLTC invites potential speakers to submit an abstract, of 500 words maximum in English, to be considered for inclusion in the conference programme. Papers should be submitted to by September 30, 2017.

Around 90 delegates from nine countries attended the 2017 conference held in April. Topics discussed included Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) practices in tanneries, regulations regarding biocidal products, labelling throughout the leather supply chain, and updates on collagen research. Read more here.

The conference will be followed by the traditional dinner and dance.