•在2020年7月10日，第13届纺织生物工程与信息国际会议在TBIS 2020的最后一天，国际数字健康与智能材料创新联合体 IDHIMIA正式成立。
DHIMIA currently has 40 founding members from 17 European and Asian countries and regions, representing 22 universities, 12 companies and 6 academic organizations. China Donghua University and Xi’an Engineering University were elected as the general secretariat and executive secretariat of the first IDH-IF-STIO alliance.
The IDHIMIA board of directors was elected. The members of the board are representatives from 16 universities, 2 research organizations, 2 industrial enterprises, and 2 academic groups from 10 countries.
The IDHIMIA Council elected Academician of the Chinese Academy of Sciences and Academician Zhu Meifang of Donghua University as the Chair, and Professor Li Yi from the University of Manchester as the Deputy Cahir of the Council. In addition, the board of directors also elected 8 vice-chairmen, representing 5 countries and professional fields. The council will be committed to leading industry colleagues to participate in the construction of the international industrial ecological chain of digital health and smart materials, benefiting human health, and building a global human health community.