Welcome Message

Welcoming Message

The textile and fashion industry in Korea is one of the nation's core basic industries to be operated by the National Agenda, and it is taking off as a new growth engine industry.

Therefore, it is of upmost importance that Korea promotes knowledge-based industries, as well as the research and development of new technologies, for it to maintain its competitive edge in the global market.

We welcome you to join TEXFO 2018, a platform for sharing knowledge and know-how about the development of new technologies in the textile and fashion fields through the encounters of a multitude of specialists in these industries.

I am sincerely looking forward to the participation of many textile and fashion industry experts and deeply appreciate all of you who have helped prepare this wonderful event.

Lee, Eui Yeol
President of Daegu Gyeongbuk Textile Industries Association


Welcome, ladies and gentleman in the textile and fashion fields.

It is with great pleasure that we at the Daegu Convention Bureau invite you to our international textile and fashion industry convention in the city of Daegu.

Following its fist installment in 2013, The 6th Global Textile and Fashion Vision Forum (TEXFO 2018) will be held from March 7th to 9th at the Exco Convention Center in Daegu. This forum will be held jointly by the four biggest research institutes in Daegu and Gyeongbuk, making this year's forum that much more meaningful. As for the Daegu Convention & Visitors Bureau, we will continue to support TEXFO and help it position itself as a forum for international exchange and presentation of the textile and fashion industry's vision worldwide.

We are looking forward to see all of you in the textile and fashion fields, please joining us in this unforgettable forum, TEXFO 2018!

Paik, Chang-gohn
CEO of Daegu Convention & Visitors Bureau