Welcome to Collaborative Workshop on 16 April 2024: Innovating for a Sustainable Future in Nonwovens: Digital Technologies and Platforms in Value Creation


Join us: Dive into the future of sustainable nonwovens in this interactive workshop. The workshop aims to collectively envision and understand the value networks and platform economy in the field of sustainable nonwovens as well as the role of digital technologies in enabling circular supply networks. The workshop aims to inspire forward-thinking and proactive approaches to sustainability. The registration is now open for our fourth collaborative event on 16 April 2024 at 13.30–16.00 EEST.

Workshop details

Date: 16 April 2024
Time: at 13.30–16.00 EEST
Platform: Zoom


Here you can find the Forms registration link: SUSTAFIT Registration to collaborative online workshop (office.com)

The ZOOM meeting link will be sent to registered participants by email the day before the workshop.


Welcome, agenda and objectives

13.30–13.40 About SUSTAFIT project
Sven Rassl
Senior Lecturer, Business and Media, Tampere University of Applied Sciences

13.40–13.50​ Value networks and platform economy​
Dr. Pia Hautamäki​
Principal Lecturer, Researcher in Applied Research Center at Tampere University of Applied Sciences​
Adjunct Professor at University of Eastern Finland​

13.50–14.20​ The role of digital technologies in enabling circular supply networks ​through product life cycle traceability​
Lisa Arianna Rossi​
Centre for International Manufacturing, Institute for Manufacturing and Management​
University of Cambridge ​

Followed by Q&A and discussion​

Break 15 min

14.35–14.45​ Introduction and instructions for the discussion in breakout sessions​

14.45–15.15​ Discussions in groups ​

15.15–15.55 Round 1 and summary of discussion​

15.55–16.00​ Date and info for the next event, farewell and end of workshop​

By attending this workshop, you will:

  • Participate in engaging group discussions and collaborative activities.
  • Network with fellow professionals and industry experts.
  • Discover new strategies and tools to drive innovation and creativity in the field of sustainable nonwovens.

Who Should Attend?

• Nonwoven professionals & innovators
• Everyone passionate about nonwovens, sustainability, and change

Please feel free to forward this invitation to colleagues and friends who might also be interested in attending. We look forward to a stimulating and insightful workshop and hope to see you there!

Additional information

Sven Rassl, sven.rassl@tuni.fi