Objectives

Make available for domestic manufacturers the world’s largest cache of fiber device intellectual property

Make available for domestic manufacturers the world’s largest cache of fiber device intellectual property

Objectives

Create the first-ever fiber and fabric technology capability and manufacturing roadmaps for the integrated fabric industry

Create the first-ever fiber and fabric technology capability and manufacturing roadmaps for the integrated fabric industry

Objectives

Organize a Fabric Innovation Network, a collaborative National network of manufacturing nodes, to rapidly execute prototypes and pilot production of ‘integrated fabric products

Organize a Fabric Innovation Network, a collaborative National network of manufacturing nodes, to rapidly execute prototypes and pilot production of ‘integrated fabric products

Objectives

Fund ‘infrastructure’ projects to realize the technology and manufacturing roadmaps

Fund ‘infrastructure’ projects to realize the technology and manufacturing roadmaps and establish an accessible fiber and textile knowledge and data repository

Objectives

Product Strategy: Create a national network of “advanced fabric” startup incubators and connect them with market facing companies to enable exciting product ideas to emerge across the country

Product Strategy: Create a national network of “advanced fabric” startup incubators and connect them with market facing companies to enable exciting product ideas to emerge across the country

Objectives

Address challenges that prevent the volume manufacturing of innovative fibers and textiles for domestic production

Address challenges that prevent the volume manufacturing of innovative fibers and textiles for domestic production

Objectives

Enable companies to execute proprietary product projects for both consumer and defense applications

Enable companies to execute proprietary product projects for both consumer and defense applications