Vision & Mission


  • To be the leading centre of excellence in research, development and technology transfer in fashion and textile technologies.


  • To be a Hong Kong-based world renowned research institute for the textiles and clothing industry
  • Enhance the economic development of the HKSAR through this concerted and focused R&D effort
  • Support the continual development of technologies to enhance the competitiveness of the fashion and textile industry
  • Develop and transfer technologies for the benefit of HKSAR companies and for Hong Kong society as a whole
  • Leverage the collective R&D capabilities of HKSAR universities and related institutions in mainland China and overseas to strengthen the capability of the Centre