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Monday, October 17
8 am – 5 pm Registration Open
Tuesday, October 18
7:30 am – 5:30 pm Registration Open
7:30 am – 5:30 pm IAA Awards Gallery Open
8 am – 5:30 pm Advanced Textiles Conference  
9:30 am – 11am Japan Technical Seminar  
8 am, 10:30 am, 1 pm IFF Sewing Machine Museum Tour
9 am – 5 pm Super Tuesday: Specialty Fabrics program
9 am – 5 pm Super Tuesday: Shade and Weather Protection program
10:30 am IFF Golf Tournament
5:30 pm Advanced Textiles Reception and Student Design Award
Wednesday, October 19
7:30 am – 5:30 pm Registration Open
7:30 am – 5:30 pm IAA Awards Gallery Open
8 am – 10:30 am Advanced Textiles Conference  
8 am – 10 am Intro to Testing
8 am – 5:30 pm Testing Certificate Education/Lab Open
8:30 – 9:30 am Equipment Workshops   
9:30 am IFAI Expo 2016 Wednesday Opening Session featuring Linda Kaplan Thaler
11 am – 5:30 pm IFAI EXPO SHOW FLOOR OPEN
11 am – 5:30 pm Advanced Textiles Lounge Open
11 am – 5:30 pm Fabric Sourcing Center Open  
11 am – 5:30 pm Headshot Lounge Open
11 am – 5:30 pm IFAI Market Segment Roundtables
11 am – 5:30 pm IFAI Membership Lounge Open
11 am – 5:30 pm IFAI TechStop Open
11 am – 5:30 pm Show Stopper Program Open
11 am – 5:30 pm Testing Demo Area Open
11 am – 5:30 pm Exhibit Sales Office Open
11:15 am – 5:30 pm Advanced Textiles Campfire Sessions on Show Floor  
12:30 – 4 pm Specialty Fabrics Campfire Sessions on Show Floor  
12:30 – 4:30 pm Shade and Weather Protection Campfire Sessions on Show Floor  
5:30 pm IFAI Expo Opening Reception
Thursday, October 20
7:30 am – 5:30 pm Registration Open
7:30 am – 5:30 pm IAA Awards Gallery Open
8 am – 10 am Intro to Testing
8:30 – 9:30 am Equipment Workshops   
9:30 am IFAI Expo 2016 Thursday Opening Session featuring Dennis Snow
11 am – 5:30 pm IFAI EXPO SHOW FLOOR OPEN
11 am – 5:30 pm Advanced Textiles Lounge Open
11 am – 5:30 pm Fabric Sourcing Center Open  
11 am – 5:30 pm Headshot Lounge Open
11 am – 5 pm IFAI Market Segment Roundtables
11 am – 5:30 pm IFAI Membership Lounge Open
11 am – 5:30 pm IFAI TechStop Open
11 am – 5:30 pm Show Stopper Program Open
11 am – 5:30 pm Exhibit Sales Office Open
11 am – 5:30 pm Testing Certificate Education/Lab Open
11 am – 5:30 pm Testing Demo Area Open
11:15 am – 5:30 pm Advanced Textiles Campfire Sessions on Show Floor  
12:30 – 4 pm Specialty Fabrics Campfire Sessions on Show Floor  
12:30 – 4:30 pm Shade and Weather Protection Campfire Sessions on Show Floor  
5:30 pm Young Professional Happy Hour
Friday, October 21
8 am – 2 pm Registration Open
8 am – 2 pm IAA Awards Gallery Open
9 am – 2 pm IFAI EXPO SHOW FLOOR OPEN
9 am – 2 pm Advanced Textiles Lounge Open
9 am – 2 pm Fabric Sourcing Center Open  
9 am – 2 pm IFAI Membership Lounge Open
9 am – 2 pm IFAI TechStop Open
9 am – 2 pm Show Stopper Program Open
9 am – 2 pm Testing Demo Area Open
9 am – 2 pm Testing Certificate Education/Lab Open
9 am – 2 pm Exhibit Sales Office Open
9 am – 2 pm Headshot Lounge Open
9:30 – 11:30 am Advanced Textiles Campfire Sessions on Show Floor  
9:30 am – 1:30 pm IFAI Market Segment Roundtables
9:30 am – 1:30 pm Shade and Weather Protection Campfire Sessions on Show Floor  
9:30 am – 1:30 pm Specialty Fabrics Campfire Sessions on Show Floor  
11:30 am – 1 pm FREE LUNCH FRIDAY!

 

IFAI Disclaimer: Although every reasonable effort is made to provide the speakers, topics, and sessions listed, some changes or substitutions may occur. Speakers and sessions are subject to cancellation or change up to and including the day the session(s) are scheduled to be held. Changes or cancellations are made at the discretion of IFAI and may be done without notifying attendees. If sessions are changed or cancelled no refunds should be expected. Agreement to attend the IFAI Expo acknowledges acceptance of this provision.