Now SMEs belonging to textile-clothing (TC) sector, or SMEs from different sectors motivated to establish business opportunities and new value chains with TC SMEs can submit their innovative ideas. The call is opened only for candidates located in the territory of the EU.

We are looking for ideas that are in line with the following TEX4IM thematic priorities:

  • Factory 4.0, Digitisation
  • Supply Chain 4.0
  • Circular Economy 4.0
  • Advanced Textile Materials (ATM)
  • Green chemistry             
  • Smart Textiles   
  • Internationalisation
  • Education, life-long learning
  • Management and company organization

The best 2 selected applicants in each TEX4IM region will have the possibility to benefit of the free participation to the first international matchmaking event, that will take place in Stockholm (Sweden) next November 13 and 14. Awarded applicants will have the travel and subsistence costs for participating to the MM event covered by the TEX4IM budget.

The selection of applications will be performed by the project Steering Committee according to the following scoring:


  Selection Criteria Scores
1 Quality and ambition of the project idea scope Up to 40
2 Expected results of the project idea Up to 20
3 Main Tasks envisaged by of the project idea Up to 10
4 Potential partners or competences sought for the project idea in other sectors or regions Up to 30

Project ideas in the form of Expression of Interest (EOI), prepared according to the official template provided below, must be submitted by email to until October 21, 2019 included.

The EoI must be submitted in English.

For more details please see the attached document or contact us. Also for further info regarding TEX4IM, the matchmaking event and all the other activities of the platform, please visit


TEX4IM is a project supported by COSME Programme of the European Union.

EoI – Expression of Interest

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