Join your fellow peers May 22-24, 2018 at the highly acclaimed Techtextil North America Symposium in Atlanta, GA. Choose a one or two day symposium pass and enjoy a complimentary three day show floor pass to visit the exhibitor’s booths during your down time.
Techtextil North America 2018 - Symposium Schedule22. - 23.05.2018
Techtextil North America - 2018 Symposium Schedule- Program
8:30 am — 10:00 am
Emerging and New Developments in Nonwovens
This session will offer the latest developments in machinery and
technologies in nonwovens. These will
span advances in extrusion-based technologies such as meltblown, and spunbond
as well as other web formation and bonding technologies as well as new developments
in product innovations using nonwovens technologies.
10:15 am — 11:45 am
New Fiber Technologies
What do nanoparticles in ballistic applications, high speed centrifugal spinning, ultrasonic cavitation and active cotton fibers have in common? Attend this exciting session to learn more from industry experts about advanced innovative fiber developments that are expected to have commercial and technical impact.
1:30 pm — 3:00 pm
New Standards & Certifications: What Do They Mean for Textile Manufacturers and Consumers?
This session will focus on how the Textile Industry regulatory systems
influence the Textile Supply Chain by promoting safer practices in
manufacturing, higher performance standards and higher environmental expectations.
It will also highlight what are the benefits for the consumers and the brands.
3:15 pm — 4:45 pm
Smart Textiles Part 1: New Innovations & Technology
Learn about emerging smart textile systems that are capable of sensing
physiological conditions of human body or environmental conditions such as
sound, temperature, moisture, daylight, stress etc., energy generating
(thermoelectric, or triboelectric, or electrochemical), energy storage (on
textiles), signal transmission (wired or wirelessly), and more!