The 2017 IWTO Congress Will Focus on Digitalization


The 86th edition of the International Wool Textile Organization Congress will be held in Harrogate, UK, from May 3rd to 5th and will explore the theme “Wool in a Digital Age”. From farm gate to retail, e-commerce and digitalisation effects every aspect of the wool business and presents us with an interesting challenge: How does an industry that is proudly steeped in tradition convey a message of quality, provenance and sustainabiliy in a world of instant communication and product availability?The must-attend event for the wool textile professionals from all parts of the supply chain, the annual Congress offers a broad programme covering market trends, trade issues, education initiatives and more, along with a lively social agenda and partners programme.