The IFAI Expo is being held in Charlotte, NC USA
Date: October 18-21 2016
IFAI Expo is a dynamic event experience combining textile industry experts, manufacturers, members and attendees to deliver innovative, industry-shaping solutions. Whether your business is specialty fabrics, advanced textiles or shade and weather protection, IFAI Expo can take you to the next level.
For more details see IFAIEXPO.COM
The inaugural Fire Resistant Textiles & Fibre Conference will be held in Melbourne, Australia in November 2016.
2016 Fire Resistant Textiles & Fibre Conference will be an open forum presenting the latest science, technology, design and manufacturing techniques for fire resistant fibres, textiles, coatings and finishes for the protection of people, property and the environment.Testing, management and compliance of fire resistant characteristics in fibres and textile to reduce risk to the greatest extent possible will also be explored.
It is a one day Conference on Tuesday 29 November 2016
Venue Mercure Melbourne Treasury Gardens
For more details see the website: https://textileconference.com.au/
India is the 2nd fastest growing major economy in the world and inspite of the global economic scenario, the Building Construction & Infrastructure industry in India continues to boom.
Pre-engineered Buildings/Factories, Airport modernization / new airports projects, Metro Rail, New Hotel / Resorts, IT Parks, Retail Malls, Hypermarkets, Multiplexes, Integrated Townships etc are still buzzwords today in India's booming Building Construction & Infrastructure industry.
The Roof India Exhibition is Asia's largest Roofing & Allied Products Event andprovides the ideal platform for the building construction and infrastructure industry fraternity to converge, network and strike lucrative business deals and establish business partnerships & joint ventures.
The 15th edition - ROOF INDIA 2016 will be held during 7 – 9 April 2016 at Chennai Trade Centre, Chennai, India.
Whilst more traditional roofing and facade solutions will be present, there is also the mention of tensile fabric architecture:
Roofing Systems, Architectural Cladding, Pre-Engineered Buildings, Metal Building Systems, Tensile Membranes / Tensile Architecture, Green Roofs / Roof Landscaping Technology, Waterproofing, Roof Insulation, Roofing Machinery, Roof Fastening Systems.
For more information see http://www.roofindia.com/the-event.htm
13th Asian Textile Conference
Geelong, Australia, 3 to 6 November 2015
ATC is one of the world-leading conferences in the textile and fibre field and takes place biannually at Asian countries in turn.
For more information visit their website: Asian Textile Conference
ATC are extremely fortunate to be able to bring together highly respected members of the global textile and fibre research community to enrich the knowledge exchange at this important conference. Keynote speakers for the 13th Asian Textile Conference include:
Interim Dean, College of Textiles
Cone Mills Professor of Textile Chemistry
Director, Forensic Sciences Institute
North Carolina State University, USA
Associate Professor of Fiber Science
Department of Fiber Science and Apparel Design
Cornell University, USA
Institute of Textiles and Clothing
The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong
Manager, Environmental Design Education Service
Dept. of Organic and Polymeric Materials
Graduate School of Science and Engineering
Tokyo Institute of Technology, Japan
Professor Ronald POSTLE
Emeritus Professor of Textile Physics
School of Chemistry
University of New South Wales, Australia
Dr Shaun SMITH
Research Group Leader for the Advanced Fibre Innovation Manufacturing Flagship
Managing Director of Geofabrics, Australasia
Update- April 2016) Post Conference Details and Proceedings may be found at the TTNA website HERE