Techtextil is the leading international trade fair for technical textiles and nonwovens showing the full range of potential uses of textile technologies. Under the motto ‘Connecting the Future’, international exhibitors will present their textile innovations to trade visitors, from 14 to 17 May, 2019. Techtextil is held in parallel with Texprocess the leading international trade fair for processing textile and flexible materials. In collaboration with “Creative #olland“, the Dutch creative industries, Techtextil and Texprocess are dedicating an exhibition space to life in the city of the future with the ‘Urban Living – City of the Future’ special event. On an area of more than 500 m2 in the foyer of Hall 4.2 selected examples will be showing how textile innovations can already improve the way people live together in urban surroundings today. Selected innovations from the fields of architecture & construction, mobility, medicine and clothing will be shown in a disruptive architectonic landscape.