New events at Advanced Textiles Expo 2024

June 18th, 2024

Advanced Textiles Association® (ATA) announces the addition of multiple new events for this year’s Advanced Textiles Expo® Sept. 24–26 in Anaheim, Calif. These events include: Women’s Networking Walk on Thursday, Sept. 26 at 7 am This is an opportunity for women in the industry to connect before the show floor opens. Participants meet at the […]

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Women-focused events at Advanced Textiles Expo

May 30th, 2024

Advanced Textiles Expo®, being held from Sept. 24–26, 2024, in Anaheim, Calif, will include Women in Textiles women-focused events in addition to the many other networking, professional development and education events that will take place. Women in Textiles events will include a Women’s Networking Walk to connect with fellow industry professionals and the Women’s Leadership […]

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Advanced Textiles Expo 2024 registration now open

April 9th, 2024

Registration is now open for Advanced Textiles Expo 2024. This year’s show takes place Sept. 24–26, 2024, with education from happening Sept. 23–Sept-26, at the Anaheim Convention Center in Anaheim, Calif. This event brings together more than 4,500 decisions makers in the advanced textiles, specialty fabrics and shade and weather protection industries for three-plus days […]

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Submit a presentation proposal to Advanced Textiles Expo 2024

January 22nd, 2024

Now is the time to submit a presentation proposal to share your expertise with thousands of industry leaders at Advanced Textiles Expo 2024 taking place Sept. 24-26 at the Anaheim Convention Center in Anaheim, Calif. Advanced Textiles Expo, formerly known as IFAI Expo, is the premier industrial, specialty and advanced textiles event in the U.S., […]

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Advanced Textiles Expo 2024 accepting speaker proposals

December 19th, 2023

Advanced Textiles Expo, formerly known as IFAI Expo, the premier industrial, specialty and advanced textiles event in the U.S., is now accepting presentation applications for the 2024 show. Organizers are looking for presenters to share their knowledge and market advice in the following categories: Advanced Textiles and Smart Fabrics Shade and Weather Protection Specialty Fabrics […]

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Registration opens for Advanced Textiles Expo preview 2023 webinar

September 26th, 2023

A free Advanced Textiles Expo Preview webinar is being offered October 4, 2023, from 1–2 pm EDT, that will give a show overview, address concerns and answer questions about the upcoming Advanced Textiles Expo being held Nov. 1-3, 2023, in Orlando, Fla. For more than a century, Advanced Textiles Expo has been the textile industry's […]

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Advanced Textiles Expo 2023 registration opens

May 10th, 2023

Registration is now open for Advanced Textiles Expo 2023 (formerly IFAI Expo.) This year's show takes place Nov. 1–3, 2023, with education from happening from Oct. 31–Nov. 3, at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, Fla. This event brings together more than 4,000 decisions makers in the advanced textiles, specialty fabrics and shade and […]

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Call for speakers for ATA Expo 2023

February 3rd, 2023

The call for presentations is open for Advanced Textiles Expo 2023. Interested speakers can share their expertise, cultivate valuable new connections and give helpful advice to their markets by presenting at Advanced Textiles Expo Oct. 31–Nov. 3, 2023, in Orlando, Fla. Advanced Textiles Expo, formerly known as IFAI Expo, has been regarded as the premier […]

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2022 IFAI Expo Show Stopper winners list includes marine entry

October 24th, 2022

Bainbridge International’s Nauti Carbon Pole™ won a 2022 IFAI Expo Show Stopper Award in the Hardware, Findings and Accessories category. Bainbridge International’s Nauti Carbon Pole™ won a 2022 IFAI Expo Show Stopper Award in the Hardware, Findings and Accessories category. The new telescoping pole is made from black carbon fiber and is an excellent solution […]

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Sustainable design requires individual metrics

October 20th, 2022

“There is no doubt the world is warming,” says Mar Ricketts, principal and founder of GuildWorks in Portland, Ore., which specializes in permanent tension fabric structures. Ricketts considers climate change a market opportunity for people in the shade and comfort industry. In the Expo 2022 session “Warming Earth: The Need for Sustainably Designed and Built […]

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