Maharaja Sayajirao University Baroda will be hosting the 5th International Textiles and Costume Congress (ITCC) from 3 to 5 October to commemorate Gandhi Jayanti.
The seminar is organised by the Department of Clothing and Textiles of the Faculty of Family and Community Sciences.
Over 120 delegates from United Kingdom, United States of America, Thailand, South Korea, Indonesia, China and Turkey are expected to grace the seminar, which will majorly focus on Khadi.
This was confirmed by Dean Dr. Anjali Karolia.
She added that a garment presentation titled ‘Neev-The Foundation’ will pay tribute to Khadi and will get students connected with Charkha.
Madhu Sharma, Head of Department, said that ITCC intends to bring together the the designer’s concept, the artisan’s capacity and consumer’s preference to drive the growth of indigenous textile crafts.