With advancement in Internet of Things (IoT) applications, there is an increased demand for technologies for remote monitoring of vital body parameters and surrounding environment. E-textiles are emerging as a major IoT application trend providing increased safety, communication, and location tracking capability for users. E-textiles involve integrating electronics with fabrics to provide safety and physiological awareness to users through active mechanism and communication capabilities.
In the short term, E-textiles are poised to impact transportation, military and defense, and healthcare industries. The demand for E-textile solutions is poised to increase in manufacturing and entertainment industries in the medium term.
The study assesses key innovation areas, applications, and market segmentation, and growth strategies for E-textiles.
Some of the key questions addressed in the research service are highlighted below:
- What are the key drivers and challenges in the E-textiles industry?
- What are the key applications of E-textiles?
- What are the key functionalities of E-textiles?
- What are key growth strategies for E-textile stakeholders?
1. Executive Summary
1.1 Research Scope
1.2 Research Methodology
1.3 Research Methodology Explained
1.4 Summary of Key Findings
2. Technology Overview
2.1 E-textiles: An Overview of Next-gen Wearable Technology
2.2 Growing Market Demand - A Key Driver for Advancements in E-textiles
2.3 Mass-Production Glitches Hindering Wide-Scale Adoption of E-textiles
3. Innovations in E-textiles
3.1 Basic Functionalities of Intelligent Textiles
3.2 Sensor Innovations in E-textiles
3.3 Actuator Innovations in E-textiles
3.4 Innovations for Energy Management of E-textiles
3.5 Innovations Enabling Efficient Communication Systems for E-textiles
4. Application Diversity and Growth Opportunities for E-textiles
4.1 Application Diversity of Smart Textiles
4.2 Market Segmentation of E-textiles
4.3 Breakthrough E-textile Innovations Witnessing Funding Opportunities to Develop Products
4.4 Forming Partnerships a Key Strategy to Develop Products
4.5 What is the Road Ahead for E-textile Industry?
5. E-textile Key Patents
6. Industry Contacts
6.1 Key Industry Contacts
6.2 Legal Disclaimer