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Research Academy Industry for Sustainable Eco-system


CSIR-Central Leather Research Institute organizes the annual Leather Research-Industry Get-Together (LERIG) every year to coincide with LEATHERWEEK. At LERIG, deliberations on technologies and trends & policy related support for leather, leather products and allied sectors is held. Keeping with the trend, this institute along with the stakeholders have proposed “Research Academy Industry for Sustainable Eco-system” as the theme for 53rd LERIG. LERIG 2020 will be held between 28 & 29th Jan 2020 at Triple Helix Auditorium, CLRI. The LERIG 2020 will be a half-day session and will have Naydumma Lecture on 6th January 2020. On the following day (Wednesday, 29th January 2020), the sessions will focus on Leather and Leather Products Education and and Sustainability of Leather Sector. This will be followed by panel discussion focusing on Leather sector for future. We will endeavour to make LERIG 2019 concise and focused and at the same time, fruitful and meaningful to the Industry.

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LERIG 2020 is special. AC Tech of Anna University, our Academy partner is observing its Platinum Jubilee. In celebration of the Platinum Jubilee of Academy of Leather Technology, the theme for LERIG 2020 is “Research Academy Industry for Sustainable Ecosystem (RAISE) for Leather”. Synergy among them is widely celebrated. LERIG 2020, enshrines a new mode of working. Working together seamlessly and as one connected mind of three bodies is the philosophy behind RAISE for Leather.


  • Nayudamma Memorial Lecture on 06 January, 2020
  • Inauguration: 28 January, 2020
  • Technical Programs on 29 January 2020
  • Open Day on 30 January 2020


Gold Sponsor

KH India Pvt Ltd

Silver Sponsors

Balmer Lawrie & Co Ltd

Lanxess India Pvt Ltd

Stahl India Pvt Ltd

Other Sponsors

ATC Chemicals India Pvt Ltd

C & E Ltd

TFL Quinn India Pvt Ltd

Zsivira Chemie Merk Pvt Ltd


  • CLE
  • KH
  • Aishtma
  • Tata
  • Talteia


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