Mataró awards commitment to smart textiles


The first Reimagine Textile Awards are aimed at entrepreneurs and start-ups with business ideas related to technology and innovation in textiles. The initiative also collaborate with the Provincial Government of Barcelona, The Catalan Governement, AEI Textiles, LCI School of Design, University School Elisava; Moda 22 and Materfad.The aim of these awards is to contribute to the socioeconomic development of Mataro, through financial support, logistical and acceleration of new business projects.

Reimagine Textile Awards distinguish two categories. The first is aimed at recognizing business ideas with a prize of 3,000 euros to the winner. The second corresponds to the best emerging start-ups, which can get a cash prize of 5,000 euros in 3000 and the second winner. The winners will also receive support in the technical feasibility study of the product; business consulting and coaching; incubation space facilities in the business park technological Tecnocampus, etc.
Candidates who wish to aspire must be submitted before 15th June your application form, with an executive summary of the project and a video presentation. The jury of the promoters of the awards, announced the rankings in July 2017.