First time in the history of Indian Textiles & Clothing, an innovation contest for T&C Industry has been launched in India. One of the apex bodies in Textiles & Clothing, Confederation of Indian Textile Industry (CITI) has taken the lead to create an innovation culture in Indian T&C, by launching “InnoTex 2018”. Sanjay K Jain, Chairman, CITI stated that the contest will invite entries on innovative ideas/concept that has been devised for best design, method, process, product and cost reduction in any area from Ginning to Garment. He further stated that CITI Young Entrepreneurs Group (YEG) under the Chairmanship of Prashant Mohota, has been entrusted with the task of organising InnoTex. YEG, which is an integral part of CITI, has been formed for nurturing young minds/talent of the Textiles & Clothing Industry into dynamic leaders of tomorrow. Further, Jain was happy to announce that North India Textile Research Association (NITRA) as the Knowledge Partner of InnoTex 2018. He said having a premier research institute like NITRA as Knowledge Partner will help in proper evaluation of the applications and provide guidance to the applicants.