2023

Geosynthetics Conference 2023

February 5 – February 8

Kansas City Convention Center

Kansas City, MO

Geosynthetics 2023 features a robust technical program comprised of technical paper sessions, energetic panel discussions and special sessions organized by our supporting organizations. On the showfloor a wide variety of suppliers to the geosynthetic industry will be showcasing their products and services and for those new to the industry a stop at the educational zone provides samples of geosynthetics and basic geosynthetic education.

Geosynthetics 2023 is co-located with the IECA Annual Conference. This unique opportunity will allow attendees to view the combined showfloor and explore education from both shows.

Webinar | Hidden Hacks That Get the Most Out of Your FedEx Discounts

February 8

1:00 pm – 2:00 pm EST

Webinar

Free for Members and Non-Members

Saving money on shipping expenses for your business is more important than ever in this challenging economy. You have options and decisions to make when it comes to shipping to receive the best value and savings.

PartnerShip, the ATA-preferred shipping provider that manages your member-exclusive shipping benefits, will explore 6 hidden hacks that members can use to save more with FedEx. Here's your chance to learn how to get the most out of this free member benefit, and what you can do to lower your small package shipping expenses.

ATA Canada Workshop 2023

February 9

LaSalle Canvas Inc.

Lasalle, QC

ATA’s Canada Division encourages you to attend a one-day workshop focused on the Canadian textile market. Participate with other like-minded business owners in the Canadian provinces involved in shade, architectural structures, marine tops, tarps and more. We’ll cover hot topics in a roundtable discussion, take in hands-on equipment demos in a shop setting, and explore potential solutions to current challenges facing the members of our industry today.

February 2023 New Member Onboarding Webinar

February 21

1:00 pm – 2:00 pm EST

Webinar

Free for Members

Welcome to ATA! Join us for monthly webinars on how to maximize the value of your ATA membership. We'll walk you through the programs, events and member benefits that best meet your organization’s needs. You'll have the opportunity to ask questions and get real time answers from your division leaders, sales representatives and other ATA staff.

Each webinar will include:

  • A review of ATA staff contacts to create seamless communication
  • The latest in event and webinar offerings
  • Updates in member programming
  • Involvement opportunities throughout the year
  • How to stay connected

These webinars are a chance to introduce all your staff to ATA! Each monthly webinar will be updated with timely content. Staff can join any webinar for all the latest, and how to utilize offerings.

Webinar | AnchorSoft

February 22 – February 23

1:00 pm – 2:00 pm EST

Webinar

Free for Members

Get ready to experience the power to design, plan and create ideas into reality; better and faster than ever before. Welcome to AnchorSoft! We are going to show you how to wow your customers with innovative technology and close more business! This is AnchorSoft, the software you desire, the innovation you deserve.

Women in Textiles Summit 2023

March 1 – March 3

Francis Marion Hotel

Charleston, SC

Come as colleagues and leave as friends. The goal of the summit is to strengthen the advancement of women in the textile industry through an interactive forum that provides education, networking and dialogue about important issues affecting women in business. The event will explore how women are contributing to the success of their organizations and the industry at large.

March 2023 New Member Onboarding Webinar

March 21

1:00 pm – 2:00 pm EST

Webinar

Free for Members

Welcome to ATA! Join us for monthly webinars on how to maximize the value of your ATA membership. We'll walk you through the programs, events and member benefits that best meet your organization’s needs. You'll have the opportunity to ask questions and get real time answers from your division leaders, sales representatives and other ATA staff.

Each webinar will include:

  • A review of ATA staff contacts to create seamless communication
  • The latest in event and webinar offerings
  • Updates in member programming
  • Involvement opportunities throughout the year
  • How to stay connected

These webinars are a chance to introduce all your staff to ATA! Each monthly webinar will be updated with timely content. Staff can join any webinar for all the latest, and how to utilize offerings.

Smart Fabrics Summit 2023

April 11 – April 12

North Carolina State Univ.

Raleigh, NC

Smart Fabrics Summit 2023 will take place April 11-12. We are excited to again partner with the Wilson College of Textiles and be located at North Carolina State University in Raleigh, NC.

Fabricators Conference and Showcase 2023

April 24 – April 25

Manufacturing Solutions Center II

Conover, NC

Fabricators involved in specialty and industrial textile markets are encouraged to participate in this conference focused on workforce development, training and featuring hands-on demos. Take part in sessions on sewing machines and CAD, plus enjoy tour of the new Manufacturing Solutions Center while networking with fabricators and suppliers.