The event featured an impressive lineup of esteemed speakers, including Prof. Chokri Cherif from Dresden Technical University in Germany and Prof. Thomas Gries from RWTH Aachen University in Germany, who shared their expertise and insights into sustainable business opportunities and future developments in the industry. In case you are interested in getting a recording of the keynote speeches, please subscribe below.
Dr Uwe Rondé, Group CEO of Saurer, presented an outlook on the company's latest innovations and its commitment to supporting customers in energy-saving, digitalisation, automation, and recycling. The remarkable speaker's program included representatives from industry partners such as Textechno Herbert Stein (Felix Liebhold) and Tailorlux (Tobias Herzog). Additionally, ITMF (Christian Schindler) provided an outlook on textile market development.
Sustainability and digitalisation were the main focus of the presentations. All speakers emphasised the importance of collaboration between all industry partners, supported by university research, to meet the challenges of the future in the processing of recycled fibres.
Detailed programme of all presentations: https://saurer.com/en/media/open-house-2024
Donation to TU Dresden university
Saurer donated an Autocoro Spinntester to the Technical University Dresden for research purposes, which was officially handed over to the keynote speaker Dr Chokri Cherif by Dr Ronde at the OpenHouse event.