The 14th Asian Textile Conference (ATC-14) was held in Hong Kong from June 27-30, 2017 hosted by The Hong Kong Polytechnic University’s Institute of Textiles and Clothing (ITC) on behalf of the Federation of Asian Professional Textile Associations. In this conference, Dr. Muhammad Tahir Hussain, Dean Academics, presented the research paper entitled “Dyeing of silk fabric with natural dye from camphor (Cinnamomum Camphora) plant leaf extract”. Travel grant for presentation of the research in this conference was awarded by Higher Education Commission (HEC), Pakistan.
Prof. Dr. Tanveer Hussain, Rector NTU appreciated Prof. Dr. Muhammad Tahir Hussain for his participation in this conference and presentation of the research work. He said, such efforts will definitely improve the quality of research and teaching at NTU. He advised other faculty members to participate in such kind of research conferences.