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Saxon Textile Research Institute

Your partner for research, development and consulting

Our institute is a non-profit research institution in the Free State of Saxony, committed to the long-standing traditions of Saxon textile research. Our process- and product-related R&D work reflects classical textile technologies as well as innovative, unconventional solutions for the broadest range of applications. We cultivate exchange with companies and research institutions in Germany and abroad and support companies in the regional textile industry with our know-how.


Dr. Heike Illing-Günther
Managing Director

Phone: +49 371 5274-220

Management assistance

Claudia Bartl

Phone: +49 371 5274-151


  • Information about the foundation and the development of our institute


  • Information about participation in boards, associations & committees

Administration & Project Controlling

Mission Statement

  • Information about our visions and mission statement

Teaching activity

  • Information about the teaching activities of the STFI staff

futureTEX Management GmbH

  • The futureTEX Management GmbH is a 100% subsidiary of the STFI


Affiliated institute

  • ...of Chemnitz University of Technology
  • Goal: realize joint projects, constant exchange of knowledge

Kooperationen & Netzwerke

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