News / Events


From October 2012:

Dissemination materials are released and first actions are discussed and released. The consortium is working on the mapping of the relevant standardisation needs in FP6/FP7 projects and standardisation actors to be involved.

18-19 October 2012:

Kick-Off-Meeting of SUSTA-SMART, with the participation of the Consortium, John Cleuren (Project Officer) and Alan Brydon (external adviser). Ms Ségolène Martin from CEN was also invited to present CEN and the relevance of a link between research and standardisation.

1st October 2012:

Start of the project


31 March 2014:

SUSTA-SMART Final Public Event
Accelerating Smart Textiles Innovation through Standardisation, including presenting SUSTA-SMART to the members of the European Textile Platform, Brussels, 31 March 2014

4 October 2013:

SUSTA-SMART Workshop 1: Cross sectorial workshop on prioritization of standardization needs, Brussels, 4 October 2013

25 November 2013:

SUSTA-SMART Workshop 2: Preparation of first draft Roadmap for Smart Textiles in the 3 domains (D2.3), Brussels, 25 November 2013

18 February 2014:

SUSTA-SMART Workshop 3: Interaction between research and standardization; Discussion on how to address the standardisation needs identified in SUSTA-SMART-Roadmap, Brussels, 18 February 2014

30 October 2014:

STANDARDS: YOUR INNOVATION BRIDGE, organised by CEN-CENELEC, Brussels, 30 October 2014
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