Dear Colleagues,

It is our great honour to invite you to the 8th edition of the International Symposium „Technical Textiles – Present and Future” TTPF2023 organised by the Faculty of Industrial Design and Business Management of the „Gheorghe Asachi” Technical University from Iași, Romania, on 23 November 2023, in an online format.
The symposium aims to bring together international experts from research institutes, universities, and textile companies, providing a real opportunity to share the latest findings on technical textiles and highlighting the sustainability challenges facing the textile sector.
TTPF 2023 will be the second edition of the symposium for which the accepted papers will be published as Open Access Proceedings by Sciendo (De Gruyter Poland) and indexed in various databases.
Key figures for the first indexed edition of the TTPF 2021 Proceedings: 73 participants from 15 countries attended the symposium online; the review process involved 32 reviewers from 9 countries; the published open access volume contains 46 scientific papers by 106 authors from 12 countries.

We are looking forward to welcoming you online on the 23rd of November 2023!
Professor Rodica Harpa, Ph.D., Eng.
Symposium Chair