Conf. No. Date Year Host Unit Conference Theme Chief Guest
1 st 1944 Bombay
2 nd 1945 Bombay
3 rd 1946 Bombay
4 th 1947 U.P.
5 th 1948 Solapur Hon'ble Sir M. Mehta
6 th 14-16 Mar 1949 Bombay Shri B.G. Kher
7 th 1950 Bombay
8 th 22 March 1951 Ahmedabad Hon'ble Shri Hare Krishna Mehta,
Minister of Comm. & Ind., GoI
9 th 1952 Baroda
10 th 1953 South India Shri C.V. Raman
11 th 1954 Bombay
12 th 1955 West Bengal Dr. H.C. Mookerji,
Governor, West Bengal
13 th 1956 M.P.
14 th Mar. 1957 U.P. Pt. Givind Ballabh Pant
Union Home Minister, GoI
15 th 1-3 Jan. 1958 Bombay Hon'ble Shri S.K. Patil,
Chief Minister, Bombay
16 th 24-27 May 1959 Karnataka Hon'ble Shri Lal Bahadur Shastri,
Union Minister for Industries & Commerce
17 th 1960 Bombay Hon'ble Shri Y.B. Chavan,
Chief Minister, Bombay
18 th 4-6 April 1961 Ahmedabad Hon'ble Pt. Jawaharlal Nehru,
Prime Minister, Govt. of India
19 th 10-12 Jan. 1962 Solapur Hon'ble Shri Y.B. Chavan,
Chief Minister, Bombay
20 th 1963 Baroda Hon'ble Shri Rasiklal Parikh
21 th 15-16 May 1964 South India Mr. P.V. Mackay Chairman,
South India Millowner's Asson.
22 th 16-18 Mar. 1965 Bombay Hon'ble V.P. Naik,
Chief Minister, Maharashtra
23 th 7-8 March 1966 Ahmedabad Shri G.K. Devarajulu,
Chairman, I.C.M.F.
24 th 25-27 March 1967 U.P. Shri V.V. Giri,
President of India
25 th 13-14 Apr. 1968 Delhi Dr. D.R. Gadgil,
Dy. Chairman, Planning Commission
26 th 3-5 Mar. 1969 Bombay Hon'ble Shri S.K. Patil
Chief Minister, Bombay
27 th 1970 Baroda
28 th 1-3 May 1971 Karnataka Hon'ble Shri V.V. Giri,
President of India
29 th 8-9 Apr. 1972 U.P. Shri A.C. George
Dy. Minister for Foreign Trade, GoI
30 th 6-7 Oct. 1973 Ahmedabad Shri T.A. Pai
Minister of Heavy Industries, Govt. of India
31 th 5-6 Nov. 1974 Solapur Shri S.K. Bagchi
Textile Commissioner, Min. of Textiles, GoI
32 th 5-6 Sep. 1975 Amritsar His Exc. Shri Sardar Bishansingh Samudri
Vice Chanceller, Guru Nanak University
33 th 16-17 Dec. 1976 Bombay Shri Balkrishna Harivallabhdas
Chairman, ICMF
34 th 23-24 Dec. 1977 South India Dr. G. Ramaswamy
Vice Chanceller, T.N. Agriculture University
35 th 15-16 Oct. 1978 Ahmedabad Hon'ble Shri Morarjibhai Desai,
Prime Minister, Govt. of India
36 th 26-27 Dec. 1979 Vidarbha Shri Moosa Raza
Managing Director, NTC Ltd.
37 th 1-3 Oct. 1980 Haryana Hon'ble Shri Bhajanlal
Chief Minister, Haryana State
38 th 18-19 Nov. 1981 Bombay Blended Textiles Hon'ble Pranab Kumar Mukharjee
Union Minister for Comm. Steel & Minerals
39 th 17-19 Oct. 1982 U.P. Modernization and Productivity in Textile Industry Shri K.K. Birla
40 th 18-20 Dec. 1983 Ahmedabad Modern Production Technologies Hon'ble Smt. Indira Gandhi
Prime Minister, India
41 th 1-3 Nov. 1984 M.P. Hon'ble Shri Arjunsinghji
Chief Minister, Madhya Pradesh State
42 th 1-3 Dec. 1985 South Gujarat Manmade Textiles in Developing Countries Hon'ble Shri Amarsibhai Chaudhary
C.M., Gujarat State
43 th 15-16 Dec. 1986 Bombay Shri S.B. Chavan,
C.M., Maharashtra
44 th 27-29 Nov. 1987 Delhi Textile Panorama in 21st Century Hon'ble Shri Ram
Niwas Mirdha State Minister for Textiles, GoI
45 th 9-10 Apr. 1989 Bombay His Exc. Shri Brahmananda Reddy,
Governer, Maharashtra
46 th 17-18 Mar. 1990 Haryana Hon'ble Shri Dhanik Lal Mandal,
Governor, Haryana State
47 th 15-16 Nov. 1991 M.P. Indian Textile Scenario in Competitive Environment Hon'ble Shri Ashok Gahlot
Union Textile Minister, GoI
48 th 4-5 Apr. 1993 Ahmedabad Indian Textiles - Achieving Excellence for Going Global Shri Chimanbhai Patel,
Hon'ble Chief Minister, Gujarat
49 th 16-17 Dec. 1993 South India Diversification Strategies for Textile Industry Shri D. Jayvardhanavelu
Chairman, Lakshmi Machine Works, Coimbatore
50 th 2-3 Dec. 1994 Bombay Integrating Indian Textile Industry into World Economy Hon'ble Dr. P.C. Alexander
Governor, Maharashtra State
51 th 15-15 Dec. 1995 Madras Globalisation of the Indian Textile Industry
52 th 26-27 Oct. 1996 Ichalkaranji Modern Technology Management in Textiles Dr. P.R. Roy
Group Chief Executive, Arvind Mills
53 th 20-21 Dec. 1997 Erode Managing Quality for Growth in Textiles Hon'ble Shri N.K.K. Periyasamy
Min. for Handloom, Tex. & Env. Karnataka
54 th 15-16 Nov. 1998 Ahmedabad Textile in New Millenium Hon'ble Shri Kashiram Rana,
Textile Minister, GoI
55 th 17-18 Dec. 1999 Mumbai Emerging Trends on Textile Horizon Hon'ble Shri Kashiram Rana,
Textile Minister, GoI
56 th 21-22 Jan. 2001 Solapur Textile Industry A Mission with Vision Hon'ble Shri Kashiram Rana,
Textile Minister, GoI
57 th 24-25 Nov. 2001 PHC The Road Map to Global Supremacy Hon'ble Shri J.F.R. Jacob
Governor, Punjab State
58 th 14-15 Dec. 2002 Mumbai Textile Industry Beyond 2004 Hon'ble Shri Kashiram Rana,
Textile Minister, GoI
59 th 31-01 Feb. 2004 Erode Global Competitiveness - Indian Perspectives Hon'ble Shri Syed Shah
Nawas Hussain Textile Minister, GoI
60 th 5-6 Dec. 2004 Mumbai Textile Vision - 2010 Hon'ble Shri Shankersinh Vaghela,
Textile Minister, GoI
61 th 7-8 Jan. 2006 Vidarbha Post WTO Textiles Scenario - A Review Hon'ble Shri Shankersinh Vaghela
Textile Minister, GoI
62 th 24-25 Nov. 2006 PHC Fostering Textile Growth in Global Scenario His Exc. Dr. A.R. Kidwai
Governor, Haryana State
63 th 5-6 Jan. 2008 Ahmedabad Advantage India - Textiles & Apparels Hon'ble Shri Shankersinh Vaghela
Textile Minister, GoI
64 th 20-21 Dec. 2008 Rajasthan Indian Textile and Apparel Industry - Adapting to Global Changes Hon'ble Shri Shiv Charan Mathur
Governor, Assam State
65 th 24-25 Jan. 2009 M.P. Global Textile: Business Process Optimization Hon'ble Smt. Panabaaka Lakshmi,
Minister of States for Textiles, GoI
66 th 28-29 Jan. 2011 Karnataka Expanding sustainable limits to India’s Positioning in Global Textiles and Clothing Hon'ble Shri Govind Karjol,
Min. for Handloom & Textiles, Karnataka
67 th 4-5 Feb. 2012 Delhi Textile & Clothing - Emerging Global Scenario Shri. A.B. Joshi,
Textile Commissioner, Min. of Textiles, GoI
68 th 30 Nov.-01 Dec.'12 Mumbai World Textile - Challenges towards Excellence Shri. A.B. Joshi,
Textile Commissioner, Min. of Textiles, GoI
69 th 20-21 Dec. 2013 South Gujarat Indian Textiles-Global Prospects and Perceptions Shri Hrishkesh Mafatlal
Chairman, Mafatlal Industries Ltd.
70 th 17-18 Jan. 2015 Vidarbha Cotton, Textile & Apparel Value & Supply Chain : Global Opportunities & Challenges Hon'ble Mr. Nitin Gadkari
Cabinet Minister, Govt. of India
71 st 22-23 Jan. 2016 Karnataka Functional Textiles and Apparels: Global Requirements & Opportunities
72 nd 27-28 Jan. 2017 M.P. Shape India – Shape Textile Hon'ble Shri Rajendra Shukla Industry Minister, Govt. of M.P.