PRESS RELEASE, January 2023
A new ClusterXChange (CXC) event will take place this year in Austria, May 21-27, 2023, and will include a visit to some important cities from Austria. The companies who want to take part in this short-term exchange in the EU supported CLOTH Project can start now to register for the event.
January 2023 – CLOTH Project, the european alliance which brings together individuals, companies and clusters working on the transformation of the fashion sector towards sustainability and digital is announcing the launch of a new ClusterXchange event.
In May 2023, in Austria, we are gathering fashion and IT enthusiasts to orchestrate the new trends of ICT in fashion. If you wish to be a part of writing the new symphony of digitalization in the fashion industry, join us in between the 21st and 27th of May, as we tour 4 major cities of Austria, form new business partnerships, all while enjoying the wonders of the musical center of Europe. The registration form is open here.
Cost and eligibility
The ClusterXchange mobility scheme programme aims to facilitate the exchanges of experiences and best practices among SMEs and clusters.
The ClusterXchange mobility scheme is open to different types of organizations: SMEs, clusters and scaling-up support organizations. The agenda visit studies, networking, workshop sessions in discussion format, exploring Vienna, Linz, Salzburg,Graz and visiting interesting concepts and application on digitization and sustainability in the fashion industry. Companies will be able to access a 900 euro (lump sum) from the European CLOTH (Xchange) project.
CLOTH project – CLuster Alliance fOr the Transition to green and digital fasHion – is a new alliance aiming to create a favorable ecosystem of relevant stakeholders, from a cross-sectoral perspective, promoting a greener, smarter and more competitive and innovative European Fashion industry.
The CLOTH project is an integrated cross-sectoral partnership with 5 partners from 5 European countries (Spain, Bulgaria, Romania, Denmark and France) working on different value chains: Fashion and Textile, circular economy, creative industry and Digital.
During the EU supported CLOTH Project will be organized minimum 100 short-term exchanges between targeted members of clusters located in other countries.
The CLOTH project is funded by the European Innovation Council and SMEs Executive Agency (EISMEA), under the powers delegated by the European Commission, COSME programme, call COS-CLUSTER-2020-3-03 / COS-CLUSTER-2020-3-03-1 (European Cluster Excellence Programme with ClusterXchange scheme connecting ecosystems and cities).
To apply for the ClusterXChange visit you may register here.