Advanced Textiles Conference

Tuesday, October 1; from 1 – 5 pm: 12 sessions dedicated to the Advanced Textiles field. Session content includes: Aerospace, Medical, Safety and Protective, Smart Fabrics and Fabric Advancements. The conference includes a networking cocktail reception from 5 – 6:30 pm. All Access registration is required.

Also included in an All Access pass is an additional 10 hours of Advanced Textiles classroom education Oct. 2 – 4.


E-Textiles Pavilion

Located on the show floor, the E-Textiles Pavilion is a gathering place for e-textiles innovators, suppliers, beginners and experts. Get inspired, make connections, discuss opportunities and find suppliers.

  • E-Textiles Learning – 30-minute discussions facilitated by application specific experts.

Wednesday, Oct. 2
11:30 am – Noon: If We Build It, Will They Wear It?
12:30 – 1 pm: Designing Antimicrobial Knitted Spacer Fabric for Vacuum Assisted Wound Closure
1:30 – 2 pm: Integrating Technology into Fabric Products: A Case Study in Solar Powered Fabric
2:30 – 3 pm: Coming soon
3:30 – 4 pm: Smart Medical Textiles Designs Needed for More Effective Patient Visits

Thursday, Oct. 3
11 – 11:30 am: Aerospace
1:30 – 2 pm: Antimicrobial Treatments of Textiles
2:30 – 3 pm: Use Cases for Energy Generation in Fabric Products
3:30 – 4 pm: Realizing E-textiles for Clinical and Tele-Health Monitoring

Friday, Oct. 4
11:30 am – Noon: Aerospace


Advanced Textiles Campfires [Booth A859]

Free, 25-minute presentations on the show floor. To view the full schedule click here.


ATP Division

Advanced Textiles Product Division (ATP) – ATP supports the entire industry and offers support, networking, education and scholarships to help ensure its future. For more information on ATP including a member list, scholarship information, a list of webinars and the latest news, click here.