Material Snapshots: A Sustainability Workshop at Texworld USA

July 23, 2014
9:00am - 1:00pm
New York City, NY
Texworld USA - Room 1A03

Join Textile Exchange at Texworld USA in NYC for a sustainability workshop on Textile Exchange’s Materials Snapshots.  Here you’ll learn about the use & impacts of your material choices, with content grounded in the release of TE’s 34 new material snapshots.  Get your hands on fabric swatches and finished garments during the interactive group exercises!

You’ll walk away with practical learnings that will impact your day-to-day job, and new resources for sharing with colleagues.

Workshop attendees will also be registered to attend Texworld USA!


Materials Focus:
·         Preferred Cotton (Organic Cotton, Fairtrade, Recycled Cotton, BCI, etc.)
·         Cellulosics (TENCEL ®, Viscose – Bamboo/Viscose, Crailar)
·         Recycled Synthetics (Polyester and Nylon)
·         Spandex
·         Wool

Workshop designed especially for attendees involved in:
·         Buying, Sourcing & Production
·         Design
·         Fabric and Garment Development
·         Marketing and Communication
·         Educators for fashion and design


We invite you to join Texworld USA for the seventeenth edition of North America's largest sourcing event for apparel fabric buyers, research and product development specialist, designers, merchandisers and overseas sourcing professionals.  Make plans now to join us July 22 - 24, 2014, for three days of sourcing, seminars and networking.


CONTACT US
Email us if you have any questions!
 

REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN!



ATTENDEE FEE

$225 USD per attendee
TE Members receive a $25 discount

REGISTRATION POLICY
To secure your space at the workshop, payment must be received before your registration can be processed. 

COMPANIES REGISTERED TO ATTEND (Updated: July 15, 2014)

Bayer CropScience

Better Cotton Initiative (BCI)

Brooklyn Fashion + Design Accelerator

Cotton Incorporated

Ecocentric Brands

EILEEN FISHER

fabrikology

Gap, Inc.

Giotex Ltd.

Intertek

Lenzing Fibers

Martex Fiber Souther Corp.

MAST Industries

nabruk

Orimpex

PVH

Quantis

Styling by Tatianna Beedar

The College of New Jersey

Vieandsomn

EVENT REGISTRATION CANCELLATION POLICY
No refunds will be issued.
If cancellation is made on or before July 9,
a credit in the amount paid will be issued for use towards a future Textile Exchange event.
Credits will not be issued for cancellations made after July 9.
Substitute attendees are welcome and encouraged at any time. These changes can be made by simply modifying the registration record.


CONTACT US
Email us if you have any questions!
 

The "Material Snapshots: A Sustainability Workshop at Texworld USA" will be hosted at Texworld USA



We invite you to join Texworld USA for the seventeenth edition of North America's largest sourcing event for apparel fabric buyers, research and product development specialist, designers, merchandisers and overseas sourcing professionals.

Make plans now to join us July 22 - 24, 2014, for three days of sourcing, seminars and networking at:
Javits Convention Center
655 West 34th Street
New York City, USA