May 21- 23, 2019 , Research Triangle Park, NC USA
More than 40 AATCC research committees will meet to develop test methods, conferences, and other educational programs or publications. Administrative committees and interest groups will also meet. Unless otherwise noted, meetings are open to all. There is no fee to attend, and input is welcome. You can impact the textile tests used all around the world!
DEADLINE : Tuesday May 14, 2019
Pre-register online by Tuesday, May 14 to facilitate meeting preparations. Only on-site registration will be accepted after May 14. There is no fee to attend meetings
To facilitate global participation, AATCC offers remote access to most meetings . Please register online to receive web and/or phone conference details. Refer to the schedule for meeting times (Eastern Standard Time)
DEADLINE : April 27, 2019
Discounted rates of US$164 per night are available at the Sheraton Imperial Hotel and Convention Center located at 4700 Emperor Blvd, Durham, NC. Use the reservation link or contact the hotel directly at +919.941.5050 and mention the AATCC meetings. Reserve by April 27, 2019 to ensure the discounted rate and availability. Your timely reservation as part of the AATCC room block also helps keep meeting costs low and allows AATCC to offer free registration for the meetings, including receptions and presentations.
NETWORKING RECEPTION May 21, 5:30-6:30pm
Mingle with industry colleagues over complimentary hors d’oeuvres and a drink. Registration includes one drink ticket. A cash bar is also available.
UNIFIRST TOUR May 23, 8:30-11:30 am
Cap off the meeting week with a tour of UniFirst. Join fellow AATCC members to learn more about supplying and cleaning uniforms, including personal protective equipment. The plant is conveniently located just 10 minutes from the meeting hotel.
TCR MEETING May 22, 5:30-6:30 pm
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.
NEW ATTENDEE RECEPTION May 21, 10:15 – 10:55am
If you are new to the AATCC committee meetings – or still have questions – join staff and key officers for a cup of coffee and an informal overview of what to expect, what to do, and who to ask.