On March 23rd and 24thADMANTEX2i consortium met at Nantes (France) to plan next internationalization activities to support the global competitiveness of its members.

ADMANTEX2i is an internationalization project aimed at leading international cluster cooperation in advanced manufacturing and advanced textile materials as an enabler for globally competitive sustainable products functional in a broad range of high-end applications.

During the meeting and based on insights from workshops organized across Europe over the past months, the partnership prioritized the end target markets and defined the broad calendar of activities for internationalization.

ADMANTEX2i project, will organize three business missions during 2023 to USA, Japan and Canada.

The first mission will be organized to the Bay area of San Francisco (California) in February 2023 with key goal of inspiration in new business models, digitalization opportunities and smart textiles. All participating SMEs will also get individual agendas for dedicated business meetings and financial support through a dedicated call.

The second mission will focus on the Japanese market, centered on high performance home textiles next to a major trade fair and will be organized during June/July 2023.

Lastly, the third mission will be in November 2023 to Canada, next to the trade fair on Advanced Design & Manufacturing Expo in Montreal.