The 11th edition of International Garment, Textile Machinery Exhibition (IGATEX) organized by FAKT Exhibitions (Pvt) Ltd. will take from 26th – 28th April, 2018 at Lahore Expo Centre.
IGATEX PAKISTAN 2018 will be a professionally enriching experience for textile machinery manufacturers, providing them an opportunity to directly make their equipment available to quality buyers and decision makers in an exceedingly competitive global business environment.
This year IGATEX will be greater in scale than previous editions as it will be taking place in three halls of Lahore Expo Centre including participation of more than 550 Exhibitors from 32 countries.
Largest participation is from China with 98 exhibitors, followed closely by Italy with 94 exhibitors and Germany with 77 exhibitors. Other international exhibitors are from Japan, Turkey, Russia, Switzerland, France, UAE, USA, UK and more. Thousands of qualified visitors are expected to visit this mega event.
The CEO of FAKT Exhibitions, Saleem Khan Tanoli, said that the exhibition will showcase stand-alone demonstrations of various cutting edge industry tools and technology and will display the latest machinery, chemicals and equipment used in the textile industry.
An international conference is also planned on the 27th and 28th April 2018, where International and local speakers will participate and share their knowledge and experiences with the audience. The conference topics related to technical textiles, merchandising and Supply Chain will be discussed by some of the renowned speakers like Dr. Tanveer Hussain – Rector, National Textile University; Dr. Yasir Nawab – National Textile University; Dr.Hafsa Jamshaid, National Textile University; Theo Verweerden, Lamoral Coatings B.V., Claudio Bertolotti, Mesdan Spa; Marino Bazzoni, EFI Reggiani; Michael Bo Kristoffersen, Brueckner Textile Technologies; Bruno Caffieri, Picanol N.V. and many more.
Mr. Saleem Khan Tanoli said that IGATEX Pakistan 2018 will provide a premium platform for all textile stakeholders, government regulators, associations and academia to enhance business networking, knowledge sharing and to build profitable relationships in the long run.
The most important objective of organizing this exhibition under one roof is to highlight and find new investment opportunities in Pakistan’s textile sector. This event shall be the ideal venue to build and develop business relationships with key professionals so they may discuss the dynamics of development and growth of the industry.