A Proactive Approach to Delivering Leading Edge Technologies

Innovation and technology are essential for economic growth in the knowledge-based society. It is our mission to enhance Hong Kong's cutting edge through technology advancement. To play this essential role and deliver suitable solutions to the textiles and clothing industry and society, HKRITA takes a holistic approach borrowing from project design, project management and technology transfer. We then review our resource allocation in R&D works...

A Fruitful Visit in Shanghai

There was a lot of going on in the textile and clothing sector in Shanghai in mid-October. A number of trade fairs introducing the technology development were held. The Hong Kong Research Institute of Textiles and Apparel also took part in some major exhibitions and forums...

S2D System: a Cloud-based B2B Inventory Management System

S2D (Supply-to-Demand) System is a cloud-based B2B software application to solve on-going SME logistics and inventory problems such as stock replenishment and the need for huge investments in IT applications. SME fashion retailers can make use of cloud computing to become fast fashion and process innovator...

The following new research projects have recently been approved with around HK$1.1 million in funding support:

New Materials and Textiles and Apparel Products

Functional and Decorative Textile Products through Sputtering Technology (RD/PT/011/14)
Enhanced Industrial Systems and Infrastructure

Development of Smart Process Flow Management Expert System for Agile Manufacturing of Apparel Supply Chain (RD/PT/002/13)

  China International Nonwovens Expo & Forum (CiNE)
14 - 16 Oct 2015 
HKRITA showcased a number of technologies including bio-degradable synthetic fibres, fabric touch tester (FTT), smart energy consumption for wet processing and assets maintenance management system (AMMS). Dr Winnie Wu of HKPC, researcher of HKRITA's project presented the project in the expo's forum...
13 - 15 Oct 2015
14 Oct 2015

30 Oct 2015 Academy Rooms II & III, 1/F, Intercontinental Grand Stanford Hong Kong, 70 Mody Road, Tsim Sha Tsui East, Hong Kong
28 - 31 Oct 2015 AsiaWorld-Expo, Hong Kong International Airport, Lantau, Hong Kong
3 Nov 2015 2/F, Exhibition Hall, Clothing Industry Training Authority 63 Tai Yip Street, Kowloon Bay, Kowloon, Hong Kong
3 Nov 2015 4/F Conference Hall, HKPC Building, 78 Tat Chee Avenue, Kowloon Tong, Hong Kong
31 Oct - 8 Nov 2015 Hong Kong Science Park
17 - 18 Nov 2015 Hong Kong Convention & Exhibition Centre, 1 Expo Drive, Wan Chai, Hong Kong
12 - 19 Nov 2015 Fiera Milano Rho, Milan, Italy
19 Nov 2015 S221, Level 2, Hong Kong Convention & Exhibition Centre, 1 Expo Drive, Wan Chai, Hong Kong
14 - 21 Nov 2015 Italy
26 Nov 2015 Charles K. Kao Auditorium and Conference Hall 04-07, Hong Kong Science Park
3 - 4 Dec 2015 Hong Kong Convention & Exhibition Centre, 1 Expo Drive, Wan Chai, Hong Kong
3 - 5 Dec 2015 Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre, 1 Expo Drive, Wan Chai, Hong Kong

Jack and Audrey

Welcome on Board

The following three members have joined HKRITA.

Dr LEE Siu Fung, Jack

Research Associate

Ms LIN Siyu, Sherry

Research Assistant

Ms YIP Chung Yu, Audrey

Business Development Manager

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