Textile Testing Institute
Address: Václavská 6
Brno, 658 41
TZU is currently the leader in testing in the Czech Republic thanks to offer the broadest range of textile testing. TZU also deals with industrial research and provides a wide range of vocational training.
Mendel University in Brno
Address: Zemědělská street 1665/1
Brno, ZIP code 61300
Mendel University has the longest history of agriculture and forestry studies in the Czech lands . It was established in 1919. The University is divided into five faculties and one institute.
Address: GMIT Letterfrack,
H91 AH5K Ireland
GMIT is multi-campus and has programmes from apprenticeship to PhD. It has approx 7500 students. Letterfrack campus specialises in furniture design and manufacture, combined with teacher training
Address: Charlottenburger Allee 41
Dipl.-Ing. Thomas Brunke
The research activities of TFI particularly concentrate on problem-solving strategies in the fields of development, production, marketing, use and recycling of floor coverings and systems. Particular emphasis is placed on the promotion, improvement and assurance of the product quality and the health, environmental and consumer protection. TFI is an impartial and independent non-profit organisation. The institute is open to all interested parties and is a competent partner for information, questions and the exchange of opinions and knowledge. The quality management system of TFI is certified according to ISO 9001 in the fields of ""planning, execution and management of national and international R&D projects and for the transfer of results".
Str. Academiei, Nr. 7, Mezanin Bucuresti 010011
APMR is organization of the employers manufacturing sector and furniture related sector, such as: manufacturers of accessories, raw material and other materials and manufacturers of machines, equipment and technology, for woodworking and furniture industry as well as R&D institutes and educational institutions.
Address: Al. Stanow Zjednoczonych 51
OIGPM protects the interests of its members and of the entire furniture sector.Chamber represents more than 100 enterprises from the furniture and related sector in discussions with government and non-government organizations. The main activities are focused on promotion and representing Polish furniture sector on national and international level.