Innovation Awards in the Footwear Industry- GAPI - will be again in focus in a major world fair of footwear, MICAM, which will be held in Milan, between 16 and 19 September next.
In this initiative of the Footwear Technology Centre of Portugal (CTCP) and the National Institute of Industrial Property (INPI) will be distinguish companies that had detached in 2009, in terms of Design (child, man and woman Footwear). It will be also award a "prestige collection" and a "brand revelation." The focus of 2009 edition of the Innovation Awards in the Footwear Industry - GAPI will be the "socially sustainable" Footwear, this is environmentally friendly.
In the last years, the GAPI Awards have already distinguished dozens of Portuguese companies and brands.