WELCOME TO IFAI EXPO 2017

IFAI Expo 2017 is organized by the Industrial Fabrics Association International (IFAI) and will take place at the Ernest N. Morial Convention Center in New Orleans, LA, September 26 – 29. IFAI Expo is the premier industrial fabrics expo in North America.

 

IFAI Expo visits New Orleans, Louisiana with its premier textile trade show event, featuring:

  • The broadest marketplace connecting thousands of attendees with more than 400 exhibitors
  • Global connections and networking through events, education and meetings
  • Comprehensive programming to generate ideas, provide solutions and promote business growth
  • Numerous experiences showcasing the breadth and innovation of the industry

 

HISTORY

Drawing on more than 100 years of trade show experience, IFAI Expo has been the foundation of providing the specialty fabrics industry a forum for commerce, networking, and knowledge. With the addition of advanced textiles and an all-new shade area from 2015, the show continues to service all aspects of the industry.

 

SPECIALTY FABRICS

Traditional market suppliers from fabric, equipment and hardware to services needed to manufacture end products.

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ADVANCED TEXTILES

Innovative suppliers highlight partnerships throughout the supply chain in technical textiles markets including medical, automotive, wearables, safety/protective, performance wear, and aerospace.

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SHADE WEATHER PROTECTION

End products from retractable awning systems, shade structures and canopies to motorized shade and weather solutions.

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TESTING PROGRAM

An expanded three-part testing program at Expo.

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MENTOR MEETINGS

Confidential Advice from Independent Experts

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SMART FABRICS PROGRAM

Channeling Excitement into Product Development

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