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AgResearch (NZ) will host the International ‘Virtual-Wool’ Research Conference, 26-27 August 2020. The Conference welcomes abstracts for presentations from researchers working on wool, human hair, and protein-based materials that describe the latest findings in the following areas:

  • Wool and hair fibre science
  • Fibre processing technologies
  • Wool textile chemistry, including coloration and finishing
  • Haircare products and technologies
  • Specialty animal fibres
  • Sustainable wool processing
  • The in-use and end-of-life impact of wool products
  • Measurement and characterisation of wool fibres and textiles
  • Novel wool products and technologies
  • Design with wool
  • Wool-derived materials and bioproducts
  • The role of wool in a post-Covid world

Email for the abstract template and details. Abstract deadline 17 July.