Techtextil Academy – International Forum on Innovative Materials and Innovation-based Products

Innovative materials are the basis for inclusive approach of modern production. In frames of Techtextil Academy, leading experts from different countries and industries will discuss the best practices of using such materials in different industries. Fringe program will be focused on four sections which are relevant for modern life.

You can find the detailed schedule of Techtextil Russia 2021 fringe program on this page. If you want to know more about the speakers and presentations topics, please click on the sections of interest at the bottom of this page.

*Business program is forming, watch for updates

September 14, 2021
Session moderator - Yulia Veshnyakova, expert in purchasing, assortment management and finances in fashion-business, general director of consulting and training company "ART"
Time Speaker Topic  
11:10-11:30 Anna Maksimova, Ministry of Industry and Trade of the Russian Federation Prospects for the development of the segment of smart textiles and clothing in Russia. Competencies of Russian manufacturers in the development and production of warm clothing. Decree of the Government on the widespread use of Russian technologies and products in the program for the development of the Arctic zone  
11:30-11:50 Daria Matsievskaya, president of «Russian Seasons», founder of the SeasonsTech accelerator of innovative projectsP Potential of innovative projects for the development of Russian light industry  
11:50-12:20 Olga Moskaluk, head of the ArcticTex project, Rosnano FIOP;
Farrukh Boltabaev, designer and founder of Farrdi
Smart clothes with the use of innovative textile materials. The result of a collaboration between science and a fashion brand  
12:20-12:50 Lidia Medvedeva, head of the department for the promotion of workwear of Technoavia;
Elvira Zhukova, head of fabric and accessories purchasing department of Technoavia
A complete solution in one suit for oil and gas companies. Gore-Tex® membrane technology for workwear. Necessary comfort with maximum protective properties. The solution for working in demanding and hazardous environments  
12:50-13:10 Denis Kochetkov, Account Manager, Klopman Modern Klopman technologies. Environmentally conscious. Efficient production with minimized waste  
13:10-13:30 Tatiana Belkevich, president of the Russian Associaton of partcipants of the fashion industry (RAFI) Outsourcing projects in light industry that help optimize time and money  
13:30-14:00 Break  
14:00-14:20 Alexey Bazhenov, founder of the Beinopen Fashion Industry Development Institute Transformation of fashion and light industry ecosystem in the world and in Russia. Innovations in fashion: VR technologies, cybernetics  
14:20-14:40 Louise Alexandrova, Development Director of the Union of Business Angel Organizations, Investment Expert #1 in Russia Investing in innovative textiles. Myth or Reality?  
14:40-14:45 Daria Matsievskaya, President of «Russian Seasons» Company founder of the accelerator of innovative projects SeasonsTech Presentation of SeasonsTech Innovative Project Accelerator  
14:45-15:05 Bulat Aitbayev, MyoFit Smart suit with sensors and a mobile platform to improve the efficiency of sports training  
15:05-15:25 Olavi Siikki, founder of the startup Warmr, a developer of functional textiles Electronic textiles based on printed electronics technology  
15:25-15:45 Dmitry Stenko, founder of CCover Fashion accessories for people with prosthetic lower limbs  
15:45-16:05 Stepan Smekalov, Founder and CEO of Online sewing platform  
16:05-16:25 Vyacheslav Smirnov, lecturer at the Department of Information Technologies and Computer Design at the Russian State University. A.N. Kosygina, head of the digital fashion laboratory Digital fashion. FashionClo. Digital design of clothing collection  
16:25-16:45 Ekaterina Kolina, Indexbox analytical agency Global trends in innovative clothing  
September 15, 2021
Session moderator - Kira Altman, Business FM’s leading reviewer
Time Speaker Topic
11:00-11:20 Kira AltmanBusiness FM;
Vitaly Zharikov, Ph.D., Russian inventor, creator of Noah technology
Noah is a technology, a tool, a thread, a product, an ecosystem aimed at improving the quality of human life and the environment. The 3 stages (generations) of the project. How and by whom it can be produced and can be scaled. Why both business and consumer need it. Noah 1 - Technology and equipment that allows you to repeatedly recycle any synthetic textile into a new custom-made finished product
11:20-11:35 Dmitry Solomatin, Foundation for Advanced Research Projects, Project Manager Promising technologies for processing ultra-high molecular weight polyethylene into film yarns for various purposes and applications  
11:35-11:50 Sergey Lermontov, Ph.D., Professor, Head of Laboratory, Institute of Physicologically Active Substances of the Russian Academy of Sciences in Chernogolovka Noah1-2 functionalities - lifeguard and protector clothing. Protection against injuries, thermal hazards, extreme temperatures with supercritical fluid technology - aerogel  
11:50-12:05 Artem Lebedev, Ph.D., Senior Researcher, International Academic and Scientific Center for Pharmaceutical and Biotechnology Transfer, D.I. Mendeleev Russian Chemical Technology University Noah 2. Aerogels as a new trend in the development of the textile industry. Thermal insulation, phosphor materials, sorbents and electrically conductive aerogels. Results of pilot production  
12:05-12:20 Nikita Minaev, Ph. - Head of the Laser Nanoengineering Laboratory, Institute of Photonic Technologies of the Russian Academy of SciencesFederal Research Center for Crystallography and Photonics of the Russian Academy of Sciences Noah 3. Linking the living with the nonliving by means of a thread. Regenerative medicine, tissue engineering and scaffolding technologies. Creation of biocompatible and bioresorbable implants. Acceleration of rehabilitation and speed of healing. Interaction with microorganisms. New generation VR - transmission of tactile sensations at a distance. Improvement of human physical abilities  
12:20-13:00 Break  
13:00-13:15 Alexey Grebtsov, Chairman of the Russian Outdoor Group Revolutionary solutions for human safety and comfort in complex and extreme environments  
13:15-13:40 Elena Lebedeva, PhD, Director of Innovation, JSC Meridian;
Elena FaleevaPJSC "Gazprom Neft"
New Features in PPE and Opportunities for Next Generation Clothing Production. Growing requirements for workwear for the oil and gas industry  
13:40-13:55 Tatiana Fedorova, Head of Marketing and R&D at Textime The effect of a smart multi-protective fabric on personnel performance. Innovative protection from COVID-19. How climatic working conditions affect human health and efficiency. A multi-protective fabric that can create comfortable conditions and the right level of protection against all hazards  
13:55-15:00 Vitaly Zharikov, Ph.D., Russian inventor, creator of Noah technology
Ksenia Bakhteeva, Textima Export Import GmbH

Round table: Technological capabilities of industry leaders to create new breakthrough technologies in the processing of various types of fibers and yarns. Equipment, chemistry and polymers