London, England -- (SBWIRE) -- 07/07/2011 -- BusinessVibes, the B2B networking platform, hosted a webinar for its members in the textile industry on Tuesday, June 28. The webinar archive is available on BusinessVibes (brief registration required.)
The webinar featured presentations from the Textile Machinery Manufacturers Association, the Bangladesh Garment Manufacturers and Exporters Association, the Bombay Textile Research Association and the Towel Manufacturers Association of Pakistan, each discussing their respective market from an informed industry perspective. The speakers, Ashok Desai, from BTRA, Saktiprasad Chakrabarty, from TMMA, Faruque Hassan, from BGMEA and Tahir Jahangir, from TMA, discussed issues relevant to potential investors and companies looking to enter or purchase from the markets, including:
- Policy and regulatory overviews of each market
- The state of the Indian textile engineering industry
- Technology upgrades in textiles & clothing: a perspective from Bangladesh
- Proposal for free trade within the subcontinent
Attendees were able to submit questions to the speakers over a live chat, and also communicate with each other about business opportunities. BusinessVibes' mission is to make it simple for businesses to find international buyers, suppliers, joint venture partners and more. There are over 200,000 members worldwide, interacting via profiles, messaging, and participation in live and virtual events.
BusinessVibes also works with event planners, providing a platform for promotion, registration, and payment for industry conferences, trade shows, and webinars. The event management features complement the online connections possible on the service, by encouraging members to interact in person or in real time.
More webinars are planned for 2011, including more in the Textile series. BusinessVibes has also hosted webinars covering the Gems & Jewellery and the Textiles industries, and are planning to cover Chemicals, Packaging, Plastics and more in the coming months.
If you are interested in participating in our webinars or if you want to learn more, visit http://www.businessvibes.com.