AATCC research committee meetings are the ideal opportunity to learn about new projects and share your perspective. As always, meetings are free and open to all. More than 30 committees address technology and standards for all aspects of the global textile industry. Many of the current projects are focused on increasing sustainability and circularity.
AATCC interest groups will host speakers on Wednesday, May 11.
The newest interest group for Rising Professionals will meet for the first time in May. The group is not just for recent graduates, but for anyone who can use help navigating career development and leadership opportunities in the textile industry.
A few of the active AATCC committees will not meet in May. Instead, they will meet alongside related ASTM D13 subcommittees at the ASTM June Committee Week. You can join these meetings in person or remotely. Committee leaders look forward to increased productivity by having all the experts in the same place and reducing overlapping agenda items. The groups will co-locate again in the Fall as part of AATCC’s committee meeting week.
|NOTE: All meetings are hybrid (in-person and virtual); times indicated are Pacific Daylight Time. NOTE: Register for in-person or remote meetings at member.astm.org/meeting
|Monday, June 13
|8:00 am - 4:00 pm
|RA57 Floor Covering
|D13.21 Pile Floor Coverings
|8:00 am - 9:30 am
|C2-S1 International Test Methods
|D13.99 Coordination Committee for ISO & Foreign Textile Standards
|8:30 am - 10:30 am
|RA106 UV Protective Textiles
|D13.65 UV Protective Fabrics and Clothing
|10:00 am - 11:00 am
|C2-S4 Joint AATCC/ASTM D13
|D13.96.01 ASTM/AATCC Liaison Task Gorup
|10:30 am - 1:30 pm
|RA 111 Electronically - Integrated Textiles
|D13.50 Smart Textiles
|Tuesday, June 14
|8:30 am - 3:00 pm
Don’t miss out on your opportunity to attend these meetings and make an impact on the textile industry! You can get more information and register at www.aatcc.org/aatcc-events/research/
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