PCIAW® SUMMIT 2024

18 - 19th November 2024 | The Vox Venue, Birmingham, UK

PCIAW® SUMMIT | PCIAW® AWARDS

PCIAW® Summit is the go-to educational event for the global professional clothing and textiles supply chain facilitating targeted networking opportunities for uniforms, workwear and PPE decision makers.

In 2024, the PCIAW® will offer the platform for interactive discussions on the most important subjects of the moment. The presentations will progress from 2023 event hosted in Portugal, which discussed the implications for the professional clothing industry if products are to comply with the upcoming EU ecodesign regulations.

The Professional Clothing Fashion Show

Corporate uniforms are increasingly blending design trends with luxury fashion brands, whilst workwear and PPE increasingly look to the sportswear market for inspiration.

The PCIAW® Summit & Awards events will both feature the finest professional clothing designs from leading brands from around the world in the Professional Clothing Fashion Show. It is an unmissable opportunity to showcase the true potential of uniform.

The Timeline

18th November

UK factory tours showcasing British manufacturing capabilities

19th November

PCIAW® Summit, exhibition workshops & fashion show. 9am – 5pm.

20th November

PCIAW® Summit, exhibition workshops & fashion show. 9am – 2pm.

20th November

PCIAW® Awards ceremony. 6pm until late. Tickets sold separately.

Key Topics from 2023

Professional Clothing Market Growth Opportunities

EU Sustainable Textiles Policy Thinking

Implications of Ecodesign Regulations Panel

Digital Product Passport, Green Claims and Microfibre Pollution

Green Chemistry and Responsible Management

Skills and Training in the Textile Industry

Uniform Buyers Navigating Inclusivity and Diversity

Digitalising the Production of Professional Clothing

Textile Solutions Rescuing the Firefighters

Tactical Innovations in Defence Textiles

Prolonging the Protection of Healthcare Professionals

PCIAW® Summit 2023 Gallery

The Timeline

18th November

UK factory tours showcasing British manufacturing capabilities

19th November

PCIAW® Summit, exhibition workshops & fashion show. 9am – 5pm.

20th November

PCIAW® Summit, exhibition workshops & fashion show. 9am – 2pm.

20th November

PCIAW® Awards ceremony. 6pm until late. Tickets sold separately.