All stated times are Eastern Standard Time.

Sunday, September 22

7:30 am–5:30 pm Onsite Registration / Check-In Open
8 am–5 pm Exhibitor Install

Monday, September 23

7:30 am–5:30 pm Onsite Registration / Check-In Open
8 am–5 pm Exhibitor Install
9 am - 5 pm

Emerging Technologies Conference will be held at the Hilton Anaheim, located next to the Anaheim Convention Center.  The first day, Monday, will be held 9 AM – 6 PM and includes lunch and a networking reception.  Tuesday classroom sessions will take place at the Hilton Anaheim 8 AM – 11 AM, then transitions over to Advanced Textiles Expo at the Anaheim Convention Center in the afternoon.  All Advanced Textiles Expo features are included in the Emerging Technologies Conference, except Industry Night and the Fun Run/Walk.

5 pm - 6 pm *Emerging Technologies Networking Reception - Hilton Anaheim
5 pm PAMA Pub Night - Bowlero Anaheim

Tuesday, September 24

7 am–4 pm Onsite Registration / Check-In Open
8 am - 11 am *Emerging Technologies Conference - Hilton Anaheim
9 am–4 pm Show Floor Open - NEW Time
10 am–3:30 pm

Check out education on the Emerging Technologies Campfire Stage, Specialty Fabrics Campfire Stage and Shade Campfire Stage all day!

9:30 am–3:30 pm

Show Floor demonstrations will be occurring throughout Advanced Textiles Expo in the Demo Area and in scheduled exhibitor booths.

10 am–1 pm

The cutest booth on the show floor is coming back to Advanced Textiles Expo! Take a break or bring your business to the puppy booth. Give to a good cause, recharge with puppy cuddles, or even adopt a dog!

Time TBD

Join for an update on ATA’s member Divisions and Groups. Members and non-members are encouraged to join ATA staff for an update on how member programming and other offerings can serve your company. This is a chance to engage with your division leaders and learn more about the other market segments that ATA serves.

12 pm - 3 pm Textiles Challenge Preview and Practice - NEW
2–3 pm - Time TBD Cookies and Networking with ATA Member Groups
4–5 pm

Network with fellow attendees and exhibitors after the first day of Advanced Textiles Expo at the Opening Reception. Enjoy refreshments and great conversation to wrap up the first day of the show.

Included with all registration types!

7–9 pm

Industry Night returns for a night filled with live music from ATA member band Hangin’ by a Thread. Attendees will enjoy live music, conversation with fellow attendees, and delicious food at the Anaheim House of Blues. Industry Night requires an add-on ticket. Tickets are limited! Don’t wait to buy.

Wednesday, September 25 - Next Gen Takeover Day!

6 am ***Fun Run/Walk
7 am–4 pm Onsite Registration / Check-In Open
9 am–4 pm Show Floor Open - NEW Time
9:30 am–3 pm

Show Floor demonstrations will be occurring throughout Advanced Textiles Expo in the Demo Area and in scheduled exhibitor booths.

10 am - 1 pm Textiles Challenge Qualifying Rounds - NEW
10:30 am–12:30 pm - TBD Talking Textiles Live Podcast Recording: Expo Perspectives
10 am–3:30 pm

Check demonstrations and informal, interactive, and informative campfire sessions across three pavilions on our show floor.

10 am–1 pm

The cutest booth on the show floor is coming back to Advanced Textiles Expo! Take a break or bring your business to the puppy booth. PGive to a good cause, recharge with puppy cuddles, or even adopt a dog!

10 am - 12 pm Next Gen Networking Session - NEW
1 pm - 2:30 pm Speed Networking Session - NEW
2–3 pm Time TBD Cookies and Networking with ATA Member Groups
2:30 pm - 4 pm Textiles Challenge Finals - Championship Round - NEW
4 pm - 5 pm Networking - Hilton Anaheim
5 pm Canada Networking Reception

Thursday, September 26

7 am–1 pm Onsite Registration / Check-In Open
7 am - 8am Women's Networking Walk - NEW
9 am - 1 pm Show Floor Open - NEW Time
9:30 am - 11:30 am Women's Leadership Session - NEW
9:30 am–12:30 pm

Join us for a new marine fabrication topic every hour in the specialty fabrics campfire space on the show floor! Topics include, zipper installation, fabric selection, tips, tricks and more.

10:30 am - 12:30 pm ATA Pitch Fest - NEW
9 am–12:30 pm

Show Floor demonstrations will be occurring throughout Advanced Textiles Expo in the Demo Area and in scheduled exhibitor booths.

10–12 pm

The cutest booth on the show floor is coming back to Advanced Textiles Expo! Take a break or bring your business to the puppy booth. Give to a good cause, recharge with puppy cuddles, or even adopt a dog!

1–8 pm Exhibitor Dismantle

Friday, September 27

8 am–12 pm Exhibitor Dismantle

Unless otherwise noted in the agenda, all activities will take place at the Anaheim Convention Center.

* Emerging Technologies Conference requires a separate registration, but includes Advanced Textiles Expo.

**Requires an add-on purchase during registration.

ATA Disclaimer: Although every reasonable effort is made to provide the speakers, topics, and sessions listed, some changes or substitutions may occur. Speakers and sessions are subject to cancellation or change up to and including the day the session(s) are scheduled to be held. Changes or cancellations are made at the discretion of ATA and may be done without notifying attendees. If sessions are changed or canceled no refunds should be expected. Agreement to attend Advanced Textiles Expo acknowledges acceptance of this provision.