CONCURRENT EVENTS

1. KOHL'S* / LI & FUNG GLOBAL QUALITY & LEAN CONFERENCE

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Co-located with AAMA-TEX 2014 exhibition
14-16 October 2014
By invitation only through Kohl's Corporation and Li & Fung
1) Li & Fung
2) Textile and Fashion Industry Training Centre (TaF.tc)

Li & Fung and TaF.tc have been organizing the Kohl's / LiFung Global Lean Conference since 2009 in which Kohl's vendors participated. The last conference in 2012 was held 10 - 11 October 2012, and was attended by some 237 global delegates comprising of vendors, accessories & trims suppliers together with delegates from Kohl's and Li & Fung Sourcing management team.

The 2014 conference will be a 3-day event with a quality and lean conference followed by multiple workshops and concurrent one-to-one meetings with key apparel manufacturers and trims suppliers within the exhibition hall.

2. AAMA-TEX 2014 TECHNICAL SEMINAR & WORKSHOP

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Within AAMA-TEX 2014 exhibition
15-17 October 2014
Free
1) Sewing Machine Traders Association (Singapore)
2) Textile & Fashion Federation (Singapore)
3) Li & Fung
4) Textile and Fashion Industry Training Centre (TaF.tc)

The main objective of the seminar/workshop is to provide exhibiting companies the opportunity to present first hand, their latest state-of-the-art production technology, solutions, systems, machinery, equipment and accessories to a very targeted audience of garment & textile manufacturers and technology, equipment & accessories suppliers. The focus of the seminar/workshop is on new technologies and solutions for garment and textile production.

*Kohl's is listed on the NYSE and has 1158 department stores across the USA.

Technology Workshop – Topics
• 3-D Printing Technology
• Compact and high speed cutting machines
• Fabric welding technology to create "seamless" garments
• Finishing without stones and chemicals
• Green factories
• RFID technology & solutions for garment & textile production
• Robotic technology
  – Lean mover system solutions for higher quality & productivity
• Seamless knitting technology for clothing
• Technology & solutions to facilitate 'lean', 'green' and sustainable manufacturing
• Waterless dyeing technology for higher efficiency in dyeing
• Waste water treatment technology for garment & textile factories
• X-ray machines for metal detecting for shoes, garment and home textiles production