From May 23rd to 25th, the Final Conference and final meeting was held in Jordan. After a long time, due to Covid, the FOSTEX consortium partners were finally able to come together in person for the last meeting.
Infact, JUST, Jordan University of Science and Technology organised in collaboration with the local partners ACI, Amman Chamber of Industry and BAU, Al-Balqa Applied University, a challenging programme for the FOSTEX final conference.
The Prof. Fahmi Abu Al-Ru (JUST) opened the conference with a welcome speech, followed by Prof Heura Ventura, UPC; Dr. Daniela Amandolese, Materially; Dr. Ariadna Detrell, AEI Tèxtils; Prof. Omar Cherkaoui Director R&D. ESITH.
In addition to the project partners, several guests attended, such as Lieutenant Colonel. Ameen Alrefai, Director of Military Laboratories for Quality Control; Eng. Fadel Al Labadi, Manager of Industrial Development Department – Amman Chamber of Industry; Mahmoud Abuhussein, International Cooperation Director Higher Council for Science and Technology; Dr. Dasan Jaradat Chemistry Dept. (BAU).
On the following days, the FOSTEX consortium partners had the opportunity to visit the Jordanian partner institutions ACI, BAU and JUST and also had the opportunity to discuss the outcomes of the project and to think about our future.