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Techtextil North America Releases Schedules for Show Floor Features

Feb 7, 2019

Techtextil North America will open the doors to the Raleigh Convention Center in just a few short weeks.

Techtextil North America will open the doors to the Raleigh Convention Center in just a few short weeks. The event today released the full schedules for two show features, Tech Talks and The Lab, which will each host complimentary mini-sessions and demonstrations included with the purchase of an Exhibit Hall badge.

Tech Talks
Tech Talks returns to Techtextil North America with a lineup of mini-sessions powered by The Nonwovens Institute. Each talk will feature select participants of the Student Research Poster Program, highlighting their groundbreaking research and developments. Topics covered will include: composites, digital textile printing, e-textiles, and smart fabrics, functional materials, medical & hygiene, nonwovens, nanofibers, sustainable fibers and more.

The Lab
New this year to Techtextil North America is The Lab, powered by Gaston College’s Textile Technology Center supported by AATCC. This show floor feature area will house the latest and greatest in testing equipment and include talks and demonstrations from experts in testing and quality management including Gaston College, AATCC, Datacolor, The Manufacturing Solutions Center, and NCSU’s Textile Protection and Comfort Center. Topics covered will include color fastness, clothing comfort, e-Textiles, moisture testing and more.

Techtextil North America is where manufacturers, suppliers, service providers and industry professionals come together for three days of networking, education & innovation. For more information and to register for the upcoming edition of Techtextil North America, February 26-28, 2019 in Raleigh, North Carolina, please visit for more information or to register.

Background information on Messe Frankfurt
Messe Frankfurt is the world’s largest trade fair, congress and event organizer with its own exhibition grounds. With more than 2,500* employees at some 30 locations, the company generates annual sales of around €661* million. Thanks to its far-reaching ties with the relevant sectors and to its international sales network, the Group looks after the business interests of its customers effectively. A comprehensive range of services – both onsite and online – ensures that customers worldwide enjoy consistently high quality and flexibility when planning, organizing and running their events. The wide range of services includes renting exhibition grounds, trade fair construction and marketing, personnel and food services. With its headquarters in Frankfurt am Main, the company is owned by the City of Frankfurt (60 percent) and the State of Hesse (40 percent). *preliminary numbers 2017

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Messe Frankfurt North America is a subsidiary of Messe Frankfurt and is headquartered in Atlanta, GA. Messe Frankfurt North America produces nine shows within the United States, Canada and Mexico. In addition to Techtextil North America and Texprocess Americas, the North American portfolio of events includes Waste & Recycling Expo Canada, Home Textiles Sourcing Expo, Apparel Sourcing USA and Texworld USA, INA PAACE Automechanika Mexico City and NACE Automechanika Atlanta. For more information, please visit our website at

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