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General Information
Programme: 
ERASMUS+
Project duration: 
Friday, 1 September, 2017 to Friday, 28 February, 2020
Project website: 
Total budget: 
€255.112
EU Contribution: 
€255.112
Partnership Composition: 
Organisation nameFunctionCountryWebsite linkECCP linkIs Cluster Organisation ?
INCDTP
Coordinator
Romania
No
AEI TÈXTILS
Partner
Spain
Yes
KAUNAS UNIVERSITY OF TECHNOLOGY
Partner
Lithuania
No
PIRAEUS UNIVERSITY OF APPLIED SCIENCES
Partner
Greece
No
GHEORGHE ASACHI TECHNICAL UNIVERSITY OF IASI
Partner
Romania
No
CIAPE
Partner
Italy
No
INSTITUTE FOR TECHNOLOGY TRANSFER AND INNOVATIONS
Partner
Bulgaria
No
CRE.THI.DEV
Partner
Greece
No
UNIVERSIDADE DO MINHO
Partner
Portugal
No
MATERIAL CONNEXION ITALY
Partner
Italy
No
Textile Strategy for Innovative Higher Education (TEXSTRA) is a Strategic Partnership for Higher Education, co-funded by the European Commission, under the Erasmus+ programme.
 

The project aim is bringing together the main stakeholders within the textile sector to promote and contribute to the transferring research and innovation knowledge to students & trainees of the textile/clothing Sector via project based learning, contributing to increase the efficiency and competitiveness of EU textile small and medium enterprises.

 

 

TEXSTRA will produce concrete and transferable results in the form of INTELLECTUAL OUTPUTS:
 

IO1. Training program and e-learning content for transferring research and innovation.

 

IO2. Online platform for transferring research and innovation through project based training.

 

IO3. Book of lectures "Innovative and creative thinking in the textile&clothing manufacturing sector.

 

IO4. Project handbook of good practices & open challenges: training tools and methodologies to foster creativity and innovation within the textile&clothing manufacturing sector.

 

TEXSTRA will organize 6 multiplier events with main stakeholders in the textile sector: to present and analyze the project and its results in Lithuania, Italy,  Portugal, Bulgaria, Romania and Greece.

 

TEXSTRA will perform training activities to achieve the following objectives:

 

- To favour the application of creative and innovative thinning among university textile students.

- To foster the collaboration among HEIs and companies in the field of training and education.

- To foster textile&clothing manufacturing university students capacities to operate at transnational level.

- To transfer research, innovation knowledge to students of the textile&clothing manufacturing sector through blended learning and flipped-classrooms.