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The E-Textiles Network is excited to announce its first conference E-Textiles 2019. E-Textiles 2019: International Conference on the Challenges, Opportunities, Innovations and Applications in Electronic Textiles will give people from academia and industry the opportunity to discuss the exciting innovations and challenges in the rapidly emerging field of e-textiles. The event will be held on the 12th November in London.

Registration now open: Early bird registration is available between now and September and E-Textiles Network members can also get discounted entry. For more details please visit

Confirmed speakers for E-Textiles 2019 include:

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E-Textiles 2019: 1st Call for Papers

E-Textiles 2019 will include speakers from both academia and industry from a variety of disciplines united by electronic textiles technologies and their applications. Topics of interest for submission include, but are not limited to:

Electronic Textiles:
  • Organic electronics on fabrics
  • Integrated electronics in textiles
  • Electronic packaging
Textile Power Supplies:
  • Textile/yarn solar cells
  • Textile energy storage devices
  • Textile energy harvesting
Textile Sensors and Actuators
  • Sensor and actuator technologies for textiles
  • Applications for textile sensors and actuators
Manufacturing and Materials:
  • Printed e-textiles
  • Woven/Knitted/Embroidered e-textiles
  • Smart Materials
  • Healthcare
  • Sports and Military
  • Fashion and Home Furnishings

This call for papers covers both oral and student poster presentations and space for both is strictly limited.

Oral presentations: E-Textiles 2019 invites researchers and industry experts to send original abstracts relating to research and innovation for consideration by the Technical Programme Committee. Selected speakers will be added to the programme alongside the keynote and invited talks.

Student poster presentations: E-Textiles 2019 also invites students to submit posters for presentation. Those chosen will receive free entry to the conference and there will be a £100 amazon voucher prize for the best poster.

Abstract submission and Deadlines

Both oral and poster abstracts should not be longer than 500 words plus an additional page of figures and tables if required. Please also supply a short one paragraph biography and preferably submit these in PDF format. Abstracts and biographies of the selected presentations will be made available through the E-Textiles Network website.

Please send abstracts and biographies to by 30th August 2019.

Successful applicants will be notified by 20th September 2019.