The event will take place on February 3-5, 2016 in Chennai, India. It will bring together footwear brands, manufacturers and experts to discuss the “Future of the Footwear Factory” as well as innovations in the footwear industry through 5 topics:

– Manufacturing based on the needs of the consumers

– Intelligent manufacturing/Digital-smart factory

– Sustainability and regulatory trends impacting on factories

– Advanced retail and supply chain

– Attractive footwear factories and new way of management

Deadline for paper submission is September 30, 2015. Presentations, oral or visual, will be allocated 20-minute slots.

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