The UITIC (International Union of Shoe Industry Technicians) Congress is an international event that brings together experts, researchers, and professionals in the footwear industry to exchange knowledge and best practices.
Milan is a major center of the fashion industry and Vigevano has a long tradition in the production of high-quality shoes. Therefore, the choice for a suitable location for the UITIC Congress is clear.
Milan is also known for its advanced infrastructure and excellent transportation links, making it easy for attendees from all over the world to travel to the city and it offers a wide range of accommodation options, from luxury hotels to budget-friendly hostels, to suit the needs of different attendees.
Moreover, Milan is a hub for research and innovation, with several world-renowned universities and research centers focusing on fashion, design, and technology. Therefore, the city can provide a unique platform for attendees to explore the latest advancements and trends in the footwear industry.
Yves MorinPresident of UITIC
“UITIC Members are very enthusiastic about the idea of organizing the “21st UITIC International Footwear Congress” in Italy, which is an undisputed reference in terms of innovation and technology for the footwear industries.”
Françoise NicolasPresident of UITIC Congress Scientific Committee
“The congress will be an occasion to focus on important technological innovations that have helped footwear companies modernize and become more sustainable. It is therefore an event that is not to be missed.”
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Sergio DulioPresident of UITIC Congress Organisational Committee
"UITIC members are delighted to join forces with such a prestigious partner as ASSOMAC for their “21st UITIC Congress” which will take place in Vigevano and Milan, both cities of reference in footwear technology and fashion."
Maria Vittoria BrustiaPresident of ASSOMAC
"By bringing together representatives of the international footwear industry, the UITIC congress gives participants a valuable opportunity to pool vital information." Copyright Loïc Benoit
Roberto VagoManaging Director of ASSOMAC
"This UITIC Congress will be a remarkable event due to its simultaneous organization with the "Simac Tanning Tech" exhibition, the international event with the most qualified offer of machinery and technologies for the footwear, leather goods and tanning industries."