AATCC Fall 2023 Research Committee Meetings

November 7, 2023 - November 9, 2023

AATCC Technical Center
1 Davis Dr
RTP, NC 27709 USA
Virtual/Remote (MS Teams)

Change the textile world!

Attend AATCC Research Committees meetings to help develop and revise standards and testing materials used around the world.

Fall 2023 Research Mtgs. Registration & General Info Schedule Hotel AccommodationsAdditional Events Speakers

Fall 2023 Research Committee Meetings

November 7 – 9, 2023

AATCC invites you to participate in the Fall 2023 Research Committee Meetings where industry experts gather to develop test methods; Interest Groups host engaging speakers; and committee members collaborate.

The meetings will be hosted onsite at AATCC Technical Center Headquarters, 1 Davis Drive, RTP, NC 27709 US – with an option to attend remotely.  There is no fee to attend, and most meetings are open to all.  We invite your input to impact test standards utilized globally.

Pre-register online on or before  November 1st.  After Nov. 1, all registrations will be conducted onsite.


*REGISTER to attend ONSITE (AATCC Technical Center)

*REGISTER to participate by Dial-In (REMOTE)          *Log-in information available by emailed receipt.

Fall 2023 Research Committee Meetings Schedule

Meetings conducted onsite and remotely. All times are Eastern Daylight Time.
* Closed meeting (committee members only)
Tuesday, Nov. 7, 2023
Tues. 9:00 - 9:25am Welcome Reception
Tues. 9:30 - 10:10amRA32Static Electricity
Tues. 9:30 - 10:10amRA23Colorfastness to Water
Tues. 10:15 - 10:55amRA24Fiber Analysis
Tues. 10:15 - 10:55amRA49Insect Resistance
Tues. 10:15 - 10:55amRA100SCSubCmte Global Sustainability
Tues. 11:00 - 11:40amRA100Global Sustainability
Tues. 11:00 - 11:40amRA89Hand Evaluation
Tues. 11:00 - 11:40am RA45Finish Analysis
Tues. 11:40 - 1:00pmLUNCH PROVIDEDAATCC Technical Center
Tues. 1:00 - 2:25pmRA111/ASTM D13.50Electronically Integrated Textiles
Tues. 1:00 - 1:40pmRA60Colorfastness to Washing
Tues. 1:00 - 1:40pmRA104Garment Wet Processing
Tues. 1:45 - 2:25pmRA75Eval for End Use Performance
Tues. 1:45 - 2:25pmRA103Spectroscopic Technologies
Tues. 2:30 - 3:10pmRA88Home Laundering
Tues. 2:30 - 3:10pmRA42Dimensional Changes
Tues. 2:30 - 3:10pmRA34Preparation
Tues. 3:15 - 4:40pmC2C Concept 2 Consumer Interest Group
Tues. 5:00 - 6:00pmNetworking Reception Hotel Hyatt House (10030 Sellona Street, Raleigh, NC)
Tues. 6:00 - 7:30pm*C2* Executive Committee on Research
Wed. Nov. 8, 2023
Wed. 8:45 - 9:25am RA63 Water Resistance
Wed. 8:45 - 9:25amRA33 & RA59 Joint Mtg. Colorfastness to Atmosph Contam & Fibrous Test Materials
Wed. 8:45 - 9:25am RA106 & ASTM D13.65 UV Protective Textiles/ASTM D13.65
Wed. 9:30 - 10:10amRA114Moisture Management
Wed. 9:30 - 10:10 amRA80Printing Technology
Wed. 9:30 - 10:10amRA50Lightfastness & Weathering
Wed. 10:15 - 10:55amRA61SCSubCmte Color Management with LED
Wed. 10:15 - 10:55amRA87Applied Dyeing & Dyes
Wed. 10:15 - 10:55amRA36SCColor Measurment with LED Subcommittee
Wed 11:00 - 11:40amRA61Appearance Retention
Wed. 11:00 - 11:40amRA113Emerging Issues
Wed. 11:00 - 11:40amRA36SC SubCommittee DELab/CMC in TM
Wed. 11:40 - 1:00pmLUNCH PROVIDEDAATCC Technical Center
Wed. 1:00 - 2:25pmC2-S1/TAGIntl Test Methods/TAG
Wed. 1:00 - 2:25pmRA31Antimicrobial Activity
Wed. 1:00 - 1:40pmRA56Stain Resistance
Wed. 1:45 - 2:25pmRA112Thermal Analysis
Wed. 2:30 - 3:10pmRA43Professional Textile Care
Wed. 2:30 - 3:10pmRA36Color Measurement
Wed. 3:15 - 3:55pmC3Technical Cmte Research
Wed. 4:00 - 4:15pm *C2 *Executive Committee on Research
Thursday, Nov. 9, 2023
Thurs. 9:00 - 12:00pmC1 AATCC Board of Directors*

AATCC has contracted hotel stay at a discounted rate of US $139 per night  at the Hyatt House Raleigh / RDU / Brier Creek.

RESERVE HOTEL STAY HERE  or dial 1-866-974-9288 and ask for the AATCC GROUP ROOM BLOCK, November 06-09, 2023.  The group code is G-ATCC.

Reserve your room by Monday OCTOBER 16, 2023 to ensure the discounted rate.

* NOTE:  You must present a valid credit or debit card at check-in.  The full amount of the stay plus a $30 incidental charge will be authorized upon check-in.  Cash not accepted.



*Welcome Reception        Tues.  Nov 7,  9:00 – 9:25am EDT

If you are new to the AATCC committee meetings – or still have questions – join staff and key officers for an informal overview of what to expect, what to do, and who to ask.

*Lunch at the Technical Center    Tues. Nov 7 &  Wed. Nov 8 , 11:40 – 1:00pm

Join attendees as we enjoy lunch from a varied menu selection. A tasty opportunity to engage with colleagues or form new professional contacts.

 *Networking Reception      Tues. Nov 7, 5:00 – 6:00pm

Don’t miss this evening social session of networking and refreshments. Registration includes one drink ticket.  A cash bar is also available. Hotel Hyatt House 10030 Sellona Street,  Raleigh, NC

*Technical Committee on Research Meeting     Wed Nov 8, 3:15 – 3:55pm

The Technical Committee on Research (TCR, C3) meeting includes a brief report from each committee and interest group – a great way to catch up on anything you missed.

Several committees host industry expert guest speakers.  Continue to visit here for upcoming announcements.