Specialty Fabrics Expo 2014 and Advanced Textiles Expo will be held Minneapolis, Minnesota, US, October 14 to 16, 2014. The event is the largest specialty fabrics and technical textiles trade show in the US and is organized by the Industrial Fabrics Association International (IFAI).
The fabrics show will focus on the needs of traditional market segments, while the Advanced Textiles Expo will meet the needs of the high end of the industry supply chain, serving goods suppliers, materials and other products and services for advanced applications as well as advanced product fabrication.
The show will also feature comprehensive programming designed to help attendees understand the current specialty fabrics markets, end-user applications, emerging markets, advanced technologies and the future of fabric products.
Minneapolis is the backdrop for decision makers and influential goods and services providers from across the industry and around the world as they come together to research, buy, network and learn. The business climate in Minneapolis is top-notch as the area is headquarters to 20 Fortune 500 companies and is the heart of the country’s bio-medical industry.
The Industrial Fabrics Association International is the world’s leading and longest-running specialty fabrics trade organization since 1912, with nearly 1,800 member companies located in 55 countries. It publishes seven market-specific magazines and organizes global industry events.