FH Bielefeld
University of
Applied Sciences

Welcome to the SmartTecStyle!


The first SmartTecStyle conference 2021 will be held online from December 15-16, 2021, organized by the Working Group of Textile Technologies at Bielefeld University of Applied Sciences, Germany.

International speakers from academia and industry will present recent results of research and development. The registration is free of charge.

Conference topics include:

  • Smart textiles and clothing
  • Technical textiles
  • E-textiles
  • Smart trends for fashion, design and style
  • Combining textiles with other materials
  • Computation and modeling of textiles
  • and similar R&D topics


Abstract submission:
If you are interested in giving a presentation, send your abstract (max. 2000 letters + 1 figure, pdf file) to andrea.ehrmann@fh-bielefeld.de.


Full paper publication:
To make your results accessible not only for the conference guests, but also for other researchers, you can – also independently from the conference – submit your research to CDATP (https://journals.qucosa.de/cdatp/), an open access textile journal without article processing charge, where interesting papers can be published after the usual peer-review process.


Important dates:

  • Abstract submission: October 31, 2021
  • Decision: November 15, 2021
  • Conference: December 15-16, 2021

The conference is supported by the project "Freiräume International",
which is funded by the BMBF (DAAD funding program HAW.International).