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Jan 29

PLUSTEX at Making Futures Conference, Plymouth

The PLUSTEX project will be disseminated at Making Futures 3, at Plymouth College of Art, is a peer reviewed conference exploring the interfaces between craft knowledge and design with a focus on new opportunities for social innovation and sustainable practice. From their website:  The aims of Making Futures are to investigate contemporary craft as a ‘change agent’ within …

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Jun 21

Clustering and Internationalisation of SMEs

John Hopkins, Head of  Department, Fashion and Textiles, represented the WSA team at the Hungarian thematic exchange meeting ” Supporting clustering and internationalisation of SMEs”.   The visit included a study visit to the STYL Garment Factory in Szombathely, here are some images of their workshops and equipment.      

May 24

The WSA Plustex team and Public Policy@Southampton

The Plustex  project team at Winchester School of Art, University of Southampton, are very pleased to announce  a new collaboration with the Public Policy@Southampton unit, which will continue to the end of the project in December 2014. The Unit is an external facing, public engagement team which has been established by the University to increase the reach and impact …

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May 16

Plustex at In the Loop 3.5, Shetland, UK

Working on disseminating the activities Plustex project, we are pleased to announce we have been selected to present a paper at the In the Loop 3.5 Conference,  Shetland Isles, 31 July 2nd August 2013. From knitting samples to public policy: a case study in interconnectivity.  The paper explores the Making Connections conference theme by revealing the how …

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