AATCC Committee Meetings


November 12 – 14, 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: Monday, November 4, 2019

Pre-register online by Monday, November 4 to facilitate meeting preparations. Only on-site registration will be accepted after Nov 4th. There is no fee to attend meetings

                                       REMOTE PARTICIPATION

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 October 14, 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 October 14, 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 ReceptionLocal TourTCR MeetingAttendee Information SessionSpeakers

Networking Reception     November 12, 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.

Tour   November 14, TBD

Cap off the meeting week with a tour of a local company. More information is forthcoming.

Technical Committee on Research Meeting                                            Nov 13, 5:30 – 6:30pm

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.

Attendee Information Session      November 12, 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.

Invited guest speakers will be announced here. Please continue to check for updates.