AATCC Committee Meetings


You can impact the textile tests used all over the world.

AATCC research committees, administrative committees, and interest groups meet in person twice per year to develop test methods, conferences, and other educational programs or publications. Some meetings also feature guest speakers. Unless otherwise noted, meetings are open to all.  There is no fee to attend, and input is welcome.  

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Spring 2018 Meetings

April 24-25, 2018
Sheraton Hotel & Convention Center 

(Room Block Deadline: March 26 , 2018)
Research Triangle Park, NC USA

Deadline to Pre-register  April 18, 2018

There is no fee to attend meetings. Pre-register by the deadline to facilitate meeting preparations. Only on-site registration will be accepted after April 18.

Several committees will host speakers in addition to holding their regular business meetings. Refer to the meeting schedule for day and time of each presentation as announcements become available.

To facilitate global participation, AATCC offers remote (web and/or phone)access to select meetings.  Register to receive participation credentials.

  • RA100, Global Sustainability (April 25, 8-11 AM EDT)
  • RA106, UV Protective Textiles (April 25, 11-11:45 AM EDT)
  • RA111, Electronically Integrated Textiles (April 25, 1-2:30 PM EDT)

Click HERE to register for Remote Meetings.  Dial-in phone number and web log-in details will be included in your emailed registration confirmation.

Discounted daily rates of $159 are available at the Sheraton Imperial Hotel & Convention Center, at 4700 Emperor Blvd, Research Triangle Park, NC 27703 USA.

Click HERE to book, modify, or cancel a reservation.

Contact the hotel directly at +1.919.941.8111 and mention the AATCC Spring 2018 Meetings to obtain the group rates.

Reservations must be made by March 26, 2018 to ensure availability

Networking Reception   Tuesday April 24, 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.

TCR Meeting         Wednesday, April 25, 5:30 – 6:30pm

Attend the Technical Committee on Research (C3) meeting for a brief report from each committee and interest group – a great way to catch up on anything you’ve missed.