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External: World Footwear Congress 2019, 3-5 April 2019, Naples, Italy

2019-04-03T16:00:23+03:00March 11th, 2019|Categories: Events, News & Events, Press Releases|Tags: , , |

World Footwear Congress 2019 in Naples on 3rd-5th April 2019! An excellent venue for professionals of the footwear industry to learn about the latest changes and opportunities that companies can benefit from in a fast-changing economy and society. Get the Press release and the Agenda!

News No.2: Fashion World’s Challenge

2019-03-07T11:45:06+03:00March 7th, 2019|Categories: News & Events, Newsletters|Tags: , , |

Looking for Qualifications, Occupations…and the right skills in the TCLF sectors. “For many years our first priority was to win customers and to keep our mill busy. Now our first priority is to find (and retain) skilled employees.” SIMON COTTON, CEO OF JOHNSTONS OF ELGIN, SCOTTISH KNITWEAR MANUFACTURER NEWS N. 2 — MARCH 2019 Download the Newsletter here!

External: Final Conference of the Erasmus+ project Digital TCLF Industries

2019-01-29T15:37:28+03:00January 29th, 2019|Categories: Events, News & Events|Tags: , , |

The Final Conference of the project Digital Skills for Textile, Clothing Leather and Footwear Industries (Digital TCLF 2025) will be held in Brussels on the 8th February. The project  aims at bringing updated digital skills to the European Textile, Clothing, Leather and Footwear (TCLF) sectors by identifying the skills needed to embrace the digitalisation in industrial production and increase the competitiveness of European companies. Get the factsheet here!

3rd Meeting in Porto, Portugal

2019-01-29T15:01:41+03:00January 29th, 2019|Categories: Events, News & Events|Tags: , , |

22– 23 January 2019, CITEVE & CTCP, Porto, Portugal The 3rd technical meeting of the Project “Skills4Smart TCLF Industries 2030” was held in Porto, Portugal on the 22nd and 23rd January 2019 at the premises of CITEVE & CTCP with the participation of the project partners. The aim of the meeting was at first the presentation of the project’s state of the art, an overview of the activities implemented so far and a presentation of the next steps. Partners discussed about the ongoing WPs, which are WP II Overview of the intelligence work and presentation of results, WP III Future needed [...]

Press Release 3: Fashion World’s Challenges – Looking for Qualification, Occupations …and the right skills in the TCLF sectors

2019-03-08T13:12:41+03:00January 29th, 2019|Categories: News & Events, Press Releases|Tags: , , , |

Get the press release in .pdf format in English, Portuguese , Spanish and Greek. “For many years our first priority was to win customers and to keep our mill busy. Now our first priority is to find (and retain) skilled employees”. This brief quote of Simon Cotton, CEO of Johnstons of Elgin, Scottish knitwear manufacturer sums up superbly the main challenge that European Textile, Clothing, Leather and Footwear (TCLF) companies are struggling to overcome every day. The re- and upskilling of the existing TCLF workforce and the difficulty of finding new talents with right skills were the main topics discussed at [...]

Public Event (Session I): Fashion World’s Challenges – Looking for Qualifications and Occupations

2019-01-15T15:42:04+03:00January 15th, 2019|Categories: News & Events|

Here is the program for the Public Event (Session I) Fashion World's Challenges - Looking for Qualifications and Occupations on 22nd January 2019, in Porto, Portugal at CITEVE'S premises. Get the agenda here!

2nd Meeting in Elda, Spain

2018-07-03T17:57:44+03:00June 26th, 2018|Categories: Events, News & Events|Tags: |

19 - 20 June 2018, INESCOP, Elda, Spain The 2nd transnational meeting of the Project “Skills4Smart TCLF Industries 2030” was held in Elda, Spain on the 19th and 20th June 2018 at the premises of INESCOP with the participation of the project partners. The aim of the meeting was at first the presentation of the project’s state of the art, an overview of the activities implemented so far and a presentation of the next steps. Partners discussed about the ongoing WPs, which are WP II Overview of the intelligence work and organisation of the Focus Groups, WP III Integration of relevant [...]

Press Release 2: Blueprint “Skills4Smart TCLF 2030” Second Partners’ Meeting: Looking for Excellence in VET

2018-09-27T16:49:58+03:00June 21st, 2018|Categories: News & Events, Press Releases|Tags: |

Get the press release in .pdf format in English, Spanish, Greek and Portuguese. At a time when youth unemployment, ageing-workforce and skills shortage become some of the major challenges facing the Textile, Clothing, Leather, and Footwear (TCLF) sectors in many European countries, 21 private and public stakeholders from 9 different countries gathered together in an ambitious four-year project titled “Skills4Smart TCLF Industries 2030”, funded by the Erasmus+ programme. The upskilling and reskilling of TCLF workforce of 2 million people in the European Union. through innovative learning methods to better match companies’ needs, the improvement of the image of careers in these [...]

Project factsheet and leaflet

2018-12-12T11:53:14+03:00June 6th, 2018|Categories: News & Events|Tags: |

The project factsheets and leaflets are here! Download the factsheets in the desired language: S4TCLF_Factsheet_EN S4TCLF_Factsheet_BG S4TCLF_Factsheet_FR S4TCLF_Factsheet_HL S4TCLF_Factsheet_IT S4TCLF_Factsheet_PL S4TCLF_Factsheet_PT S4TCLF_Factsheet_RO S4TCLF_Factsheet_SP Download the leaflets in the desired language: S4TCLF_Leaflet_EN S4TCLF_Leaflet_FR S4TCLF_Leaflet_HL S4TCLF_Leaflet_IT S4TCLF_Leaflet_PL S4TCLF_Leaflet_PT S4TCLF_Leaflet_RO S4TCLF_Leaflet_SP