Reschedules SGT 2020 Conference for August 12th-14th, 2020.

Schedule for SGT2020:





On behalf of organizing committee, we invite you to participate in the 1st National conference on Sustainable Growth in Textile [SGT- 2020] to be held by UPTTI Kanpur on 20-21 March 2020.

About the Institute

UPTTI, Kanpur is century old pioneer institute of northern India in the field of textiles. It offers technical education in various disciplines of textiles at the level of B. Tech, M. Tech & Ph.D. It is an autonomous statutory organization, functioning under administrative control of state government of UP. The Institute has implemented academic autonomy from 2016. Formerly [known as GCTI, the institution has a very good liaison with many industrial and research organizations.


About the Conference

The motivation behind sustainability is often complex, personal and diverse. Sustainable living is becoming need of hour, as the impacts of human production and waste is becoming inevitably deceptive. Environmental issues are playing an increasingly important role in the textile industry, both from the point of view of government regulation and consumer expectations. Adopting sustainable practices, whether large or small, can have significant impacts in the long run. Sustainable textiles are a combination of sustainable materials and technologies.  The aim of this national conference is to promote quality research and real impact in an atmosphere of true national cooperation among scientists, researchers, academicians, engineers and industrialists by bringing together the renowned personalities to discuss the latest developments and innovations in the field of textile and academic sustainability at one common platform.


Technical Education Quality Improvement Programme (TEQIP) was envisaged as a long-term programme to be implemented in different phases for transformation of the Technical Education System with the World Bank assistance. TEQIP is being implemented as a World Bank assisted Project to improve the quality of technical education system in the country.

Theme of the Conference

The conference covers following areas but not limited to:

  • Sustainable traditional textile
  • Eco-friendly fancy yarns , fabrics and composites
  • Eco friendly advancements in knitting, weaving, non-woven and carpet manufacturing process.
  • Eco friendly advancement in conventional and  non- conventional  spinning .
  • Sustainable textile chemical processing
  • Sustainable textile fibres
  • Sustainable development of textile industries and academics
  • Green dyes and chemicals, herbal dyes, bio processing and waste   water treatment.
  • Recycling and reusing of textile products.




Important Dates

Submission of abstracts

15 February 2020

Intimation for acceptance of Abstracts

20 February 2020

Registration from

01 March 2020

Conference Dates

12 – 14 August 2020