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Jan 29

PLUSTEX at Making Futures Conference, Plymouth

The┬áPLUSTEX 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┬áwith a focus on┬ánew opportunities for social innovation and sustainable practice. From their website: ┬áThe 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 ┬áDepartment, 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.     ┬á

May 24

The WSA Plustex team and Public Policy@Southampton

The┬áPlustex ┬áproject team at Winchester School of Art, University of Southampton,┬áare very pleased to announce┬á a new collaboration with the┬áPublic Policy@Southampton unit, which will┬ácontinue 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, ┬áShetland Isles, 31 July 2nd August 2013. From knitting samples to public policy: a case study in interconnectivity. ┬áThe paper┬áexplores the Making Connections conference theme by revealing the┬áhow …

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