The South India Textile Research Association (SITRA),situated at Coimbatore, India is a premier textile research organisation with the expertise in conventional textile technologies as well as in emerging areas of technical textiles. We have a great pleasure in informing that the ensuing year is SITRA’S Diamond Jubilee year and to mark it we have lined up a series of events. Culminating the Diamond Jubilee year, we shall be hosting an International Conference – International Textile Technology Conference (ITTC) during October-December 2016 .

       Eminent institutions worldwide namely Deakin University, Australia, National University of Singapore, Singapore, North Carolina State University, U.S. and Technical University of Liberec, Czech Republic will also be partners of the event. The other Textile Research Associations in India viz., ATIRA, BTRA, NITRA, IJIRA, MANTRA, SASMIRA and WRA will also be lending support to this conference.