IUL Liaison Commission

International Union of Liaison and Communication Commission (IUL)

The IUL Commission has the following roles:

Establishing and maintaining a network of global contacts within the leather industry that have a legitimate interest in and an authoritative platform to express opinions on issues affecting the industry.
Establishing and maintaining external media contacts for events or issues that may require an industry response.
Pro-actively establishing and maintaining agreed “positions” on possible issues that may arise within or relating to the leather industry.
Providing liaison services with the international leather media on activities and events that occur within the IULTCS.
Improving the utilization of the IU website.

IUL Chairman

Dr Christine Powley-Williams

New Website!

Welcome to our modern website that has been optimized for mobile devices and will give you a great experience. We thank Dr. Patricia Casey, Julian Osgood and ATC (thank you Jean-Pierre) for the support on the website design. Patricia and Julian will continue to update...

Incoming President’s Message

Welcome to the new decade! Now is the time to explore new prospects as the leather industry faces disruptive changes in demand and challenges to its identity and image in the marketplace. The IULTCS - as the legitimate global representative for science and technology...

Young Leather Scientist Awards 2021

The Executive Committee of the IULTCS is pleased to announce the 2021 grants to be awarded to three young scientists, under the age of 35, for research projects in the categories: Leather Research, Machinery / Equipment and Sustainability. International Union of...

New Members

IULTCS welcomes UNIDO-Leather Panel and Leather Naturally as new Observer Members. We will work closely with the members to promote Education and Training. IULTCS will be the Scientific arm of Leather Naturally.

IULTCS Merit Award

The IULTCS Merit Award For Excellence In The Leather IndustryBackground The preamble to the Statutes of the IULTCS state that the Society was founded for the purpose of encouraging the technology, chemistry and science of leather on a worldwide basis. It is...