MS imageMichael Schneider


Managing Director, BORN






Michael Schneider is the owner/managing director of BORN, a knitting company focused in smart and e-textiles with 10+ years of experience in the development and production of textiles with integrated electronics. Michael has studied information technologies and worked with Siemens as a development engineer for 10 years. In 2010 he founded a sports compression gear brand called ENTORCH and based on the knowledge of compression started working in the smart and e-textiles environment. Recently Michael founded the Smart Textiles Hub – a development center specialized in Smart Textiles.


Presentation Title:

  • Production of E-Textiles – Challenges & Best Practice

Presentation Summary:

  • This talk will be about best practices of both development and production of Smart Textiles, including the most common mistakes and obstacles.