Dr. Julianna Abel
Dr. Julianna Abel

Professor
University of Minnesota, Mechanical Engineering Department

Samuel Alexander

Founder and President
Concept 2 Consumption (C2C)

Joanne Arbuckle
Joanne Arbuckle

Deputy to the President for Industry Partnerships and Collaborative Programs
FIT NY

Dr. Charles Bass
Dr. Charles Bass

Chief, Protection and Hazard Mitigation Branch
Defense Threat Reduction Agency

Dr. Jan Beringer
Dr. Jan Beringer

Head of Research & Development, Department of Function and Care
Hohenstein Institute

Nathaniel Bolin

Counsel
Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP

Robert Bona
Robert Bona

General Manager
Human Solutions of North America
Advantech

Meredith Boyd
Meredith Boyd

Corporate Business Development Manager
Unifi Manufacturing, Inc.

Fitzroy Brown
Fitzroy Brown

OEM Technical Sales Manager, Implantable Textiles
Bard Peripheral Vascular OEM Products

Seth Casden
Seth Casden

CEO
Hologenix, LLC

Rodrigo Caula
Rodrigo Caula

Designer, CMF | Design
Faraday Future

Ben Cooper
Ben Cooper

Managing DIrector
IO Clothes

Brad Cooper
Brad Cooper

Sr. Director of Product Innovation
Fruit of the Loom/Spalding/Russell Athletic

Jasmine Cox
Jasmine Cox

Special Projects Coordinator
Textile Technology Center At Gaston College

John Crocker
John Crocker

Business Development Manager
SDL Atlas

Scott Crothers
Scott Crothers

Vice President of Sales and Marketing
First State Manufacturing

David Crowe
David Crowe

Innovation Attorney
Womble Carlyle Sandridge & Rice, LP

Dr. Emiel DenHartog
Dr. Emiel DenHartog

Associate Professor, Co-Director Textile Protection and Comfort Center
NCSU, College of Textiles

Vincent Diaz
Vincent Diaz

President
Atlantic Thread & Supply Co. Inc.

Jeff Dugan
Jeff Dugan

Co-Founder and Vice President, Research
Fiber Innovation Technology, Inc.

Tara Dunn
Tara Dunn

President
Omni PWB

Gerry Elman
Gerry Elman

President
Elman Technology Law, P.C.

Scott Exo
Scott Exo

USA Country Manager
Better Cotton Initiative

Elizabeth Ferrill
Elizabeth Ferrill

Partner
Finnegan

Dr. Amanda L. Forster

Material Research Engineer, Material Measurement Laboratory
National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST)/Security Technologies Group

Nic Goldsmith, FAIA LEED AP

Principal
FTL Design Engineering Studio

Dr. Russell Gorga
Dr. Russell Gorga

Alumni Distinguished Undergraduate Professor
NCSU, College of Textiles, Textile Engineering,Chemistry and Science Department

David Gray

Founder
MedTextra LLC

Jeff Grover
Jeff Grover

Senior Procurement Analyst, OSD(AT&L)
Defense Procurement and Acquisition Policy (DPAP)

Roberta Gruber
Roberta Gruber

Head, The Department of Design
Drexel University

Mary Hakam
Mary Hakam

President CTO
Woodlands Textiles LLC

Sylvia Heisel
Sylvia Heisel

Creative Director
Heisel

Jack Hicks
Jack Hicks

Innovation Attorney
Womble Carlyle Sandridge Rice, LP

Eileen Hill
Eileen Hill

Team Leader for Standards, Office of Standards and Investment Policy, Industry Analysis
U.S. Department of Commerce

Dr. Gale A. Holmes

Materials Research Engineer, Functional Polymers Group
National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST)/Material Science and Engineering Division

Keith Hoover
Keith Hoover

VP Material Process Color Innovation
Under Armour

Ron Houle
Ron Houle

President
Pivot Step Consultants LLC

Connie Huffa
Connie Huffa

President
Fabdesigns, Inc.

Clara Jimenez
Clara Jimenez

Associate
Finnegan

Deb Johnson
Deb Johnson

Executive Director, Brooklyn Fashion + Design Accelerator
Brooklyn Fashion + Design Accelerator

Chris Jorgensen
Chris Jorgensen

Director, Technology Transfer
IPC - Association Connecting Electronics Industries

Dr. Jesse Jur
Dr. Jesse Jur

Assistant Professor, TECS
NCSU, College of Textiles, Textile Engineering,Chemistry and Science Department

Dr. Sandeep Khatua
Dr. Sandeep Khatua

Independent Consultant
Consumer product industry

Dr. Martin W. King
Dr. Martin W. King

Professor of Biotextiles Textile Technology
NCSU, College of Textiles

Jill Kirby
Jill Kirby

Lab Manager
Arcwear

Dr. Erin Kirkpatrick
Dr. Erin Kirkpatrick

Senior Scientist
Exponent

Dr. Melissa Knothe Tate
Dr. Melissa Knothe Tate

Chair of Biomedical Engineering
University of New South Wales

Dr. Mohan Kumar
Dr. Mohan Kumar

Country Head (India)
Wearable Technologies (AG)

Valerie LaMontagne
Dr. Valerie Lamontagne

Founder Creative Director
3lectromode

Mary Lynn Landgraf
Mary Lynn Landgraf

Senior International Trade Specialist
US Department of Commerce/OTEXA

Dr. Benjamin Leever
Dr. Benjamin Leever

Advanced Development Team Lead, Materials and Manufacturing DIrectorate
Air Force Research Laboratory

Dr. Thomas Leucht
Dr. Thomas Leucht

CEO
Application Lab Weber & Leucht

Stephen Luckowski
Stephen Luckowski

Program Manager, Revolutionary Fibers and Textiles Manufacturing Innovation Institute
Armament Research, Development and Engineering Center (ARDEC)

Dr. Maureen MacGillivray
Dr. Maureen MacGillivray

Professor of Apparel Merchandising and Design
Central Michigan University

Dr.-Ing Ingo Maehlmann
Dr.-Ing Ingo Maehlmann

Vice President, Nonwovens
Oerlikon Neumag

Bentley Mah
Bentley Mah

Senior Technical Sales for Medical and Healthcare Solutions
Covestro

Joe Mango

Head of Engineering and Development
Principled Design

Dr. Kunal Mankodiya
Dr. Kunal Mankodiya

Assistant Professor
University of Rhode Island

Madison Maxey
Madison Maxey

Founder
Loomia

Dr. Meredith Mcquerry
Dr. Meredith Mcquerry

Assistant Professor, Retail, Merchandising and Product Development
Florida State University

Ben Mead
Ben Mead

Director
Hohenstein Institute

Laurie Mease
Laurie Mease

Trade Specialist
US Department of Commerce/OTEXA

Dr. William Miller
Dr. William Miller

President
MaCT USA, a MILLER WJ ASSOCIATE Company

Boules Morcos
Boules Morcos

North America Electroless Nickel Product Manager
MacDermid Enthone

Babak Movassaghi
Babak Movassaghi

Vice President and General Manager, Boston Innovation Center
FLEX

Dave Nelson
Dave Nelson

Director, Industry Education and Engagement
The Nonwovens Institute

Dr. Kevin Nelson
Dr. Kevin Nelson

Founder and CSO
TissueGen

Yolita Wildman Nugent
Yolita Wildman Nugent

Director, Textile Program Management
FLEX

Marie O'Mahoney
Marie O'Mahoney

Founder and Director
O'Mahony Consultancy

Claire Ortiz
Claire Ortiz

CEO
Ortiz Intustry Inc.

Eva Osborne
Eva Osborne

VP Research and Innovation
Significant Difference

Despina Papadopoulos
Despina Papadopoulos

CEO and Founder
Principled Design

Dr. Jan Pegram Ballard
Dr. Jan Pegram Ballard

Extension Specialist, ZTE
NCSU, College of Textiles, Zeis Textiles Extension

Lee Portnoff
Lee Portnoff

Health Scientist
NIOSH/National Personal Protective Technology Laboratory

Dr. Chris Rahn
Dr. Chris Rahn

Professor of Mechanical Engineering
Penn State University

Jeff Rasmussen
Jeff Rasmussen

Director of Market Research
IFAI

Stephan Robertson
Stephan Robertson

Director of Sales
Stoll America Knitting Machinery

Jennifer Rodgers
Jennifer Rodgers

Director, Technical Committee Operations
ASTM International

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Kenneth Russell

Director of Medical Device Development
Wake Forest Innovations/Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center

Dr. Don Satchell
Dr. Don Satchell

Director
Situ Biosciences LLC

Dennis Scheer

Director of Finishing Innovation
VF Corporation

Alpesh Shah
Alpesh Shah

Sr. Director, Global Business Strategy and Intelligence
IEEE

Eduardo Siman
Eduardo Siman

IT Director
Intradeco Apparel

Henry Tang
Henry Tang

Senior Materials Engineer
NASA Johnson Space Center/Aerodyne Industries

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Cherry Tom

Emerging Technologies Intelligence Manager
IEEE Standards Association

Hugo Trux

Executive Director
Conductive Fibers Manufacturers Council

Lee Tyler
Lee Tyler

Standards and Compliance Manager
Textile Exchange

Diana Wagner
Diana Wagner

Senior Functional Apparel Designer
Wyss Institute for Biologically Inspired Engineering, Harvard University

H. Lee Wainwright
H. Lee Wainwright

E-Textile Technologies Consultant
Off Grid Technologies LLC/H Lee Wainwright Consulting Services

Ethan Ware
Ethan Ware

Attorney
Williams Mullen

Chris Webley
Chris Webley

Textile Engineer
MedTextra LLC

Diana Wyman
Diana Wyman

Technical Director
AATCC

Dr. Chang-Ming Yang
Dr. Chang-Ming Yang

Chief Executive Officer
Ming Young Biomedical Corp.

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Dr. Mounir Zok

Director of Technology and Innovation
United States Olympic Committee