SLUSH SIDE EVENT - Vaatteen täydellinen kierto kohtaa puettavan elektroniikan

11.11.2015 16:00 - 11.11.2015 18:00 Messukeskus, Helsinki

VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland Ltd, a leading innovation and discovery organisation, presents a fashionable glimpse into the future. We showcase mind blowing products and concepts that will transform the textile industry.

Take your front row seat and have a test of slush!

Limited number of seats available.


Messukeskus, main entrance, spiral staircase up opposite to cloakroom.



A unique production experiment is in progress in Finland. Old, worn-out cotton clothing can be turned into new fibers for the textile industry by using a cellulose dissolution technique developed by the VTT.

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VTT has developed wearable technology for improving sports performance. Wearable sensors can be attached to a swimmer's hand paddles or an archers' equipment. From there, data is wirelessly transferred to the coach's smartphone or tablet.

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16.00 -17:00Welcoming words 
- Chief Executive Discoverer, Antti Vasara
VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland Ltd
A mash-up view to the future of textiles
- Jani-Mikael Kuusisto, Discovery developer
VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland Ltd
New business opportunities in recycled textiles
- Christian Hindersson, Sales Manager
Suez/Sita Suomi Oy 
Turning old clothes into new fashion, over and over again
- Ali Harlin Senior Discoverer
The Relooping Fashion Initiative  
Disrupting the textile market with fibre to yarn technology  
- Janne Poranen, CEO, Founder
A sensational WIN -discover how wearable sensors are reshaping sports performance 
VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland Ltd
Swimmer´s hand paddle with wearable sensors -A real-life experience
- Fanny Teijonsalo, World-class Swimmer
Finland's national swimming team
Know Your Muscles - User Experience in Smart Clothing
- Janne Pylväs, CEO
         Our story
- Akseli Reho, Head of Clothing Plus
17.00 -18:00Demonstrations and mingling 


Sweets and light snacks available



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