Events Calendar

October
25 SDC Midlands Region: Brexit, Trump, Generation Rent – is this the decade of disruption? 7:45pm The Horse and Groom, Radford Rd, Basford, Nottingham NG7 7EA
November
23 Sustainability and Fashion…..finding the right model 3:00pm Velan Hotel Greenfields,Shop No 41, Kangayam Road, Near DSK Hospital, Tiruppur, Tamil Nadu 641604
26 Colouring the Future 2:00pm Art Workers' Guild, 6 Queen Square, Bloomsbury, London WC1N 3AT
December
03 SDC London Region Christmas Meal 6:00pm Central London
07 SDC Hong Kong annual seminar and dinner 2:00pm to be confirmed
January
18 GTTES 2019-TRENDING TECHNOLOGY AT AFFORDABLE PRICES 10:00am Bombay Exhibition Centre, Off Western Express Highway, Goregaon (East), Mumbai - 400063 Maharashtra, India.
20 Educating, Technology Innovations in Textile Coloration 8:30am Bombay Exhibition Centre,NSE Nesco Complex, Off Western Express Highway, NESCO, Goregaon East, Mumbai, Maharashtra 400063
February
27 SDC London Region ‘How Did I Get Here?’ 6:00pm London College of Fashion, John Prince's Street W1G 0BJ
March
06 SDC Midlands Region AGM & Judging Heat of the International Design Competition 2019 2:00pm Newton Building, Nottingham Trent University NG1 5LB
27 SDC North of England Region ‘Printed Textile Manufacture In A Digital Age’ 2:00pm Huddersfield University, OA4/01 Oastler Building HD1 3DH
May
10 Day of Celebration 2019 11:00am The Hall, Fossgate, York, YO1 9XD
June
20 ITMA 2019 – Innovating The World of Textiles 12:00am Fira De Barcelona, Spain
September
06 SDC EC Colour Event 2018 3:00pm rachana Sansad mumbai
August
31 REACHING THE UNREACHED : One Day National Seminar 1:00pm Nirmala Niketan, College of Home Science
25 SDC Pakistan Industrial Event 5 ‘Colour Fastness to Crocking’ 3:00pm Nishat Chunian Dyeing and Printing division, 4Km Manga Road, Raiwind
17 FASHION TRENDS GARMENT PROCESSING-Denim and Non-Denim 4:00pm Taj samudra Hotel,25, Galle Face Center Road, Colombo, Sri Lanka
11 SDC Pakistan Industrial Event 4 ‘Discharge Printing Technique’ 3:00pm Nishat Chunian Dyeing and Printing division, 4Km Manga Road, Raiwind
04 SDC EC (India) Annual General Meeting 2018 4:00pm The Textile Committee
04 SDC Pakistan Industrial Event 3 ‘pH Testing and Controlling in Textile Processing’ 3:00pm Nishat Chunian Dyeing and Printing Division, 4Km Manga Road, Raiwind
July
28 SDC Pakistan Industrial Event 2 ‘Formaldehyde Testing in Textile Fabrics’ 3:00pm Nishat Chunian Dying and Printing Division, Nishat Chunian Ltd,4Km Manga Road, Raiwind
21 SDC Pakistan Industrial Event 1 ‘Metamerism and Colour Constancy’ 3:00pm Nishat Chunian Dyeing & Printing Divison Nishat Chunian Ltd,4Km Manga Road, Raiwind
June
28 SDC EC Colour Event 4:00pm Garodia Education                                    Ground Floor, Garodia Nagar, Ghatkopar East, Mumbai 77
15 Ireland Heat International Design Competition 2018 10:30am Malone Lodge Hotel, Belfast BT9 6DY
07 ‘Colour and Fireworks’ – SDC North of England Region 5:30pm Speakman Lecture Theatre, University of Leeds
April
27 Day of Celebration 2018 10:30am Merchant Adventurers' Hall, York, UK
27 UK Final of the SDC International Design Competition 2018 10:00am Park Inn by Raddison, York
20 SDC EC’s Day of Colour – 2018 4:00pm Textile committee, prabhadevi , mumbai
12 SDC London Region AGM 2018 6:00pm Marks and Spencer, Waterside House, 35 North Wharf Road, London W2 1NW

Events Calendar Detailed View

SDC Midlands Region: Brexit, Trump, Generation Rent – is this the decade of disruption?

Speaker Charles Ross will take a look at the textile issues about to pressure dyers and colourists. The talk will focus on Performance Sportswear Design including plastic-in-the-ocean and PFCs as a water resistant finishing. This is an SDC Midlands Region joint event with the Nottingham Society of Technical Dyers. The event is free to attend […]

Start: 25 October 2018 7:45pm

End: 25 October 2018 10:00pm

Location: The Horse and Groom, Radford Rd, Basford, Nottingham NG7 7EA

Booking Information: marketing@sdc.org.uk

Sustainability and Fashion…..finding the right model

In November the SF dyes and SDC International jointly host a half day seminar themed ‘Sustainability and Fashion…finding the right model. More details to follow.

Start: 23 November 2018 3:00pm

End: 23 November 2018 8:00pm

Location: Velan Hotel Greenfields,Shop No 41, Kangayam Road, Near DSK Hospital, Tiruppur, Tamil Nadu 641604

Booking Information: RSVP; sdc@sdc.org.in

Colouring the Future

Times: Registration 14.00 / Seminar 14.30 / Drinks reception 18.00 Free to attend! Please book via the online booking form. We have very limited places left – don’t delay if you plan to attend! Whether it’s fashion, lifestyle or interiors, colour forecasting is big business. But how are these colour trends created? And how are […]

Start: 26 November 2018 2:00pm

End: 26 November 2018 6:00pm

Location: Art Workers' Guild, 6 Queen Square, Bloomsbury, London WC1N 3AT

Booking Information: marketing@sdc.org.uk

SDC London Region Christmas Meal

SDC London Region will be holding their annual Christmas meal on Monday 3rd December 2018 at a central London restaurant – to be confirmed. All welcome! For further details or to confirm your attendance please email Cat Stevenson  Stevenson.catriona@gmail.com

Start: 03 December 2018 6:00pm

End: 03 December 2018 9:00pm

Location: Central London

Booking Information: Catriona Stevenson Stevenson.catriona@gmail.com

SDC Hong Kong annual seminar and dinner

SDC Hong Kong’s annual seminar and dinner will take place on Friday 7th December. This is always hugely popular and we are looking forward to another great event in 2018. The dinner will be preceded by a seminar in the afternoon, entitled ‘Colour for Good’, which is free to attend. Speakers include SDC’s Technical Director […]

Start: 07 December 2018 2:00pm

End: 07 December 2018 11:00pm

Location: to be confirmed

Booking Information: tccwk@polyu.edu.hk

GTTES 2019-TRENDING TECHNOLOGY AT AFFORDABLE PRICES

The SDC International India Pvt Ltd is delighted to be knowledge partner for the GTTES 2019. About GTTES 2019 India ITME Society has hit the right chord with the needs of the Textile Industry through GTTES 2019, an exclusive show to capture the World’s attention on strengths & opportunities of Global Textile Industry, with special […]

Start: 18 January 2019 10:00am

End: 20 January 2019 5:00pm

Location: Bombay Exhibition Centre, Off Western Express Highway, Goregaon (East), Mumbai - 400063 Maharashtra, India.

Booking Information: India ITME Society, 1210/1211 Dalamal Tower, 'A' Wing, 12th Floor,Plot No.211, Nariman Point, Mumbai-400 021 : +91-22-2202 0032 / 2285 1579 / 4972 4603 : +91-22-2285 1578 : gttes@india-itme.com , itme@india-itme.com : http://gttes.india-itme.com : indiaitme2012

Educating, Technology Innovations in Textile Coloration

The SDC International along with SDC EC(India) as a supporting organisation would collaborate with India-Itme at the GTTES 2019 to host an International conference on Sunday, 20th January 2019. It would be morning to evening event at the exhibition area Hall No 4. The theme of the conference would be ‘Educating the technology innovations in […]

Start: 20 January 2019 8:30am

End: 20 January 2019 5:00pm

Location: Bombay Exhibition Centre,NSE Nesco Complex, Off Western Express Highway, NESCO, Goregaon East, Mumbai, Maharashtra 400063

Booking Information: Mr Yogesh Gaikwad, Email :conf@sdc.org.uk, Mobile : +919223450584

SDC North of England Region: 25 years of textile sustainability – have we seen material change?

Join the SDC North of England Region on Tuesday 5th February 2019 from 6:30pm at the University of Manchester. Dr John Easton, SDC Honorary Member will give a presentation entitled ’25 Years of Textile Sustainability – have we seen material change?’ The lecture is free to attend but booking is essential. To reserve your place […]

Start: 05 February 2019 6:30pm

End: 05 February 2019 8:30pm

Location: Manchester University

Booking Information: members@sdc.org.uk

SDC London Region ‘How Did I Get Here?’

SDC London Region’s highly successful annual event ‘How Did I Get Here?’ is back! An engaging event where industry professionals from fashion and textiles share their career experience and how they started in the sector. Essential if you are about to graduate or just looking for inspiration as to the next step in your career […]

Start: 27 February 2019 6:00pm

End: 27 February 2019 8:00pm

Location: London College of Fashion, John Prince's Street W1G 0BJ

Booking Information: marketing@sdc.org.uk

SDC North of England Region AGM and regional heat of the International Design Competition 2019

Colleges and universities from across the North of England are invited to submit entries for the regional judging heat of our annual competition which will be held on Tuesday 5 March 2019 at Perkin House, Bradford. The afternoon will begin at 12.30pm with a light lunch followed by a student workshop and the judging. Entries […]

Start: 05 March 2019 12:30pm

End: 05 March 2019 8:45pm

Location: Perkin House, Bradford BD1 2PX

Booking Information: marketing@sdc.org.uk

SDC Midlands Region AGM & Judging Heat of the International Design Competition 2019

The Midlands Region judging heat of the 2019 International Design Competiton ‘Colour and Nature’ will be held at Nottingham Trent University on Wednesday 6th March from 2.00pm.  Following the judging, there will be a guest presentation, a free buffet and the Midlands Region AGM plus announcement of the winner of the regional heat of the […]

Start: 06 March 2019 2:00pm

End: 06 March 2019 8:30pm

Location: Newton Building, Nottingham Trent University NG1 5LB

Booking Information: marketing@sdc.org.uk

SDC North of England Region ‘Printed Textile Manufacture In A Digital Age’

The SDC North of England Region in partnership with Huddersfield University invite you to join this free half day event on Wednesday 27th March. The event will be chaired by Professor Parik Goswami who will introduce a number of guest speakers who are experts in the field of print. Guest speakers will include: Christine Holdstock, […]

Start: 27 March 2019 2:00pm

End: 27 March 2019 5:00pm

Location: Huddersfield University, OA4/01 Oastler Building HD1 3DH

Booking Information: marketing@sdc.org.uk

Day of Celebration 2019

The Day of Celebration 2019 takes place on Friday 10th May at the Merchant Adventurers’ Hall in York. Booking is now open! Please see the link to the online booking form below. The day includes the AGM, Awards Ceremony, President’s Reception and Celebration Dinner. The daytime events are free to attend, although booking is essential. […]

Start: 10 May 2019 11:00am

End: 10 May 2019 11:00pm

Location: The Hall, Fossgate, York, YO1 9XD

Booking Information: marketing@sdc.org.uk

ITMA 2019 – Innovating The World of Textiles

SDC is delighted to be a supporting organisation for ITMA 2019, the trendsetting textile and garment technology showcase where the industry converges every four years to explore fresh ideas, effective solutions and collaborative partnerships for business growth. It is a one-stop international sourcing platform for end-to-end solutions across the entire textile and garment manufacturing value […]

Start: 20 June 2019

End: 26 June 2019

Location: Fira De Barcelona, Spain

Booking Information: application@itma.com

SDC North of England Region – “A History of Pigments – Cave Painting to Modern Day” – Mike Crabtree Memorial Lecture

You are warmly invited to attend the first presentation of the SDC North of England Region’s 2018/2019 programme on Wednesday 19th September from 6.30pm at SDC headquarters in Perkin House, Bradford. Mike Crabtree was a dedicated member of the Region and this annual lecture is held in his memory. Dr Christine Holdstock CCol FSDC will […]

Start: 19 September 2018 6:30pm

End: 19 September 2018 9:00pm

Location: Perkin House, Grattan Rd, Bradford BD1 2PW

Booking Information: members@sdc.org.uk

SDC EC Colour Event 2018

Greetings from SDC EC! On behalf of The Society of Dyers and Colourist Education Charity, I am honoured to invite you to attend SDC EC’s Colour Event 2018. The event is a lecture series and award ceremony. The technical seminar will be followed by an announcement and felicitation of the winner of International Design Competition […]

Start: 06 September 2018 3:00pm

End: 06 September 2018 6:00pm

Location: rachana Sansad mumbai

Booking Information: https://goo.gl/5fQzbL

REACHING THE UNREACHED : One Day National Seminar

The College of Home Science, Nirmala Niketan, (Affiliated to the University of Mumbai NAAC accredited ‘A’ Grade) and The Society of Dyers and Colorists is renowned for being responsible for enrichment of knowledge in the field of chemicals and coloration technology and their application has organised a 1 Day National Seminar, REACHING THE UNREACHED.  New Perspectives in […]

Start: 31 August 2018 1:00pm

End: 31 August 2018 5:00pm

Location: Nirmala Niketan, College of Home Science

Booking Information:

SDC Pakistan Industrial Event 5 ‘Colour Fastness to Crocking’

In the final lecture of SDC Pakistan’s Industrial Event series, Shahzad Ali looks at common reasons for poor colorfastness and solutions. There is no charge to attend the lecture which is open to all at Nishat Chunian Dyeing and Printing Division. For more informatioin please contact shahzadali@nishat.net

Start: 25 August 2018 3:00pm

End: 25 August 2018 3:30pm

Location: Nishat Chunian Dyeing and Printing division, 4Km Manga Road, Raiwind

Booking Information: shahzadali@nishat.net

FASHION TRENDS GARMENT PROCESSING-Denim and Non-Denim

Sri Lanka- one of the world’s leading apparel export nations reputed for quality & reliability. It exports to major brands around the world redefining industry frontiers. Sri Lanka has been providing sophisticated solutions, creativity and experience in fashion and garment manufacturing. To acknowledge the role of Sri Lankan textile industry Archroma and SDC International Limited […]

Start: 17 August 2018 4:00pm

End: 17 August 2018 9:00pm

Location: Taj samudra Hotel,25, Galle Face Center Road, Colombo, Sri Lanka

Booking Information: Email: conf@sdc.org.uk

SDC Pakistan Industrial Event 4 ‘Discharge Printing Technique’

Continuing SDC Pakistan’s Industrial Event, this thirty minute lecture on discharge printing of reactive dyes by Shahzad Ali will discuss the complete process route and guideline recipes. The free event will be held at Nishat Chunian Dyeing and Printing Division and is open to all.  For further information please contact shahzadali@nishat.net

Start: 11 August 2018 3:00pm

End: 11 August 2018 3:30pm

Location: Nishat Chunian Dyeing and Printing division, 4Km Manga Road, Raiwind

Booking Information: shahzadali@nishat.net

SDC EC (India) Annual General Meeting 2018

NOTICE OF SDC EC ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING for the year 2017-18 Date: 10th July, 2018   Notice is hereby given that the Annual General Meeting of ‘The Society of Dyers and Colourists Education Charity’ will be held on Saturday, 4th August, 2018 to transact the business stated below, which is in accordance with the Bylaws […]

Start: 04 August 2018 4:00pm

End: 04 August 2018 7:00pm

Location: The Textile Committee

Booking Information: https://goo.gl/Gp67dP

SDC Pakistan Industrial Event 3 ‘pH Testing and Controlling in Textile Processing’

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Mr Shahzad Ali continues SDC Pakistan’s series of thirty minute lectures with a look at pH testing and controlling in textile processing. The effects of pH on white fabrics and color will be discussed. The free lecture, open to all will be held at Nishat Chunian Dyeing and Printing division. For further information please contact […]

Start: 04 August 2018 3:00pm

End: 04 August 2018 3:30pm

Location: Nishat Chunian Dyeing and Printing Division, 4Km Manga Road, Raiwind

Booking Information: shahzadali@nishat.net

SDC Pakistan Industrial Event 2 ‘Formaldehyde Testing in Textile Fabrics’

SDC Pakistan’s Industry Lecture Series by Mr Shahzad Ali continues with a look at formaldehyde testing in textiles, focusing on the limits, sources and elimination of formaldehyde content in textiles.  The thirty minute lecture will be held at  Nishat Chunian Dyeing and Printing Division, it is free to attend and open to all. For further […]

Start: 28 July 2018 3:00pm

End: 28 July 2018 3:30pm

Location: Nishat Chunian Dying and Printing Division, Nishat Chunian Ltd,4Km Manga Road, Raiwind

Booking Information: Shahzad Ali

SDC Pakistan Industrial Event 1 ‘Metamerism and Colour Constancy’

The 2018 Pakistan Industrial Event series of lectures resumes in 2018 with a sequence of 30 minute lectures by SDC Pakistan Honorary Secretary, Mr Shahzad Ali.  The first lecture ‘Metamerism and Colour Constancy’ will focus on colour fastness testing of textiles, assessment methods and common errors. The event will be held at Nishat Chunian Dyeing […]

Start: 21 July 2018 3:00pm

End: 21 July 2018 3:30pm

Location: Nishat Chunian Dyeing & Printing Divison Nishat Chunian Ltd,4Km Manga Road, Raiwind

Booking Information: shahzadali@nishat.net

SDC EC Colour Event

            This event is exclusively organised for SDC’s student members and Institute members in association with the ‘Garodia School of Professional Studies’ Ghatkoper, Mumbai.  Day/ Date        :          Thursday, 28th June, 2018 4.00 pm            :          Registration 4.30 pm            :          Introduction to SDC Speaker: Mr. Sachin Pulsay, Chairman, Mumbai Chapter, SDC EC 4.40 […]

Start: 28 June 2018 4:00pm

End: 28 June 2018 6:00pm

Location: Garodia Education                                    Ground Floor, Garodia Nagar, Ghatkopar East, Mumbai 77

Booking Information: https://fs26.formsite.com/EpmQVp/form1/index.html

Ireland Heat International Design Competition 2018

Fashion/Textile design undergraduates from across Ireland are invited to attend the national heat of the SDC International Design Competition to be held on Friday 15th June at Malone Lodge Hotel, Belfast. The day will  incorporate the the judging of the entries and announcement of the winner. A great opportunity for entrants to personally present their […]

Start: 15 June 2018 10:30am

End: 15 June 2018 4:00pm

Location: Malone Lodge Hotel, Belfast BT9 6DY

Booking Information: Angela Ackroyd: marketing@sdc.org.uk

‘Colour and Fireworks’ – SDC North of England Region

Rescheduled to 7 June 2018 – refreshments from 17:30 and presentation at 18:30. The North of England Region is delighted again to have the SDC President drawn from its ranks and in recognition of the great work that Trevor Larkins did in his term as President and the expected contribution of the new SDC President, […]

Start: 07 June 2018 5:30pm

End: 07 June 2018 7:30pm

Location: Speakman Lecture Theatre, University of Leeds

Booking Information: members@sdc.org.uk

13th International Conference 2018 and Collezione 2018

As business goes global the collaboration among stake holders of the textile supply chain is becoming eminent. Riding the trend, The SDC EC (India) and Rachana Sansad School of Fashion & Textile Design join hands to organise the 13th International conference and Collezione 2018 – the fashion show. The theme of the conference is ‘Innovations […]

Start: 06 June 2018 9:00am

End: 06 June 2018 10:00pm

Location: Hotel Sahara Star

Booking Information: marketing@sdc.org.in

Day of Celebration 2018

The Day of Celebration 2018 will take place on Friday 27th April at the Merchant Adventurers’ Hall in York. We are now open for bookings – please book via the online booking form The daytime events are free to attend, although booking is essential. The Celebration Dinner costs £66.00. The day includes the AGM, Awards […]

Start: 27 April 2018 10:30am

End: 27 April 2018 11:00pm

Location: Merchant Adventurers' Hall, York, UK

Booking Information: marketing@sdc.org.uk

UK Final of the SDC International Design Competition 2018

The UK Final of the 2018 International Design Competition will be held on Friday 27th April in York during our Day of Celebration. The five winning finalists, selected from each of our UK regions – Scotland, London, Midlands, North of England and the West of England will compete to become the finalist who will represent […]

Start: 27 April 2018 10:00am

End: 27 April 2018 12:30pm

Location: Park Inn by Raddison, York

Booking Information: angelaa@sdc.org.uk

SDC EC’s Day of Colour – 2018

SDC EC have organised its 9th ‘Day of Colour’ on Friday 20th April 2018. This event is exclusively organise for Medallists, Charted Colourists, ASDCs, FSDCs and Voting members of SDC in India. An opportunity to gather and exchange ideas on advancing the science and technology of colour in a changing world. SDC EC: The Region […]

Start: 20 April 2018 4:00pm

Location: Textile committee, prabhadevi , mumbai

Booking Information: https://goo.gl/B3uFTK

SDC London Region AGM 2018

The London Region Committee warmly invite you and a guest(s) to attend their Annual General Meeting on Thursday 12 April. Please download from the Documents tab the agenda for the AGM which starts at 6pm. The regional committee would welcome new members and there are some excellent reasons to get involved: Expand your horizon and […]

Start: 12 April 2018 6:00pm

End: 12 April 2018 7:15pm

Location: Marks and Spencer, Waterside House, 35 North Wharf Road, London W2 1NW

Booking Information: Stevenson.catriona@gmail.com

SDC Sri Lanka: Inaugural Region Meeting & first lecture series

THIS EVENT IS NOW CLOSED FOR BOOKINGS. If you have any enquiries, please contact Randika Hennadige: randikahennadige@gmail.com We are delighted to invite you to attend the first lecture series from SDC Sri Lanka. The event entitled ‘Future Technologies for Sustainable Fashion and Textiles’ is free to attend and offers you the opportunity to keep up […]

Start: 04 April 2018 3:30pm

End: 04 April 2018 7:30pm

Location: Hilton Residences, Colombo

Booking Information: randikahennadige@gmail.com

International Design Competition 2018- India Heats

First launched in 2002, the SDC International Design Competition is our annual flagship competition, open to students in 14 countries.  The competition attracts hundreds of entries worldwide, and previous winners have gone on to major success in the fashion and textile industry. The Society of Dyers and Colourists EC encourage the creative and inspired use […]

Start: 01 April 2018 10:00am

End: 14 August 2018 6:00pm

Location: Mumbai

Booking Information: sdc@sdc.org.in

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