Wednesday, June 5th: to be included in the Specialty Fabrics Review Show Preview issue

Monday, July 1st: to be included in the Advanced Textiles Expo 2024 Show Guide

Click below to see all show stopper entries!

2015-2023 Show Stoppers

QUESTIONS? Please contact:
Megan Firl Education and Events Coordinator
Lisa Batdorf Sales Coordinator


The Show Stopper program was created to recognize the best of the best products and services on the show floor; everything from improved applications to revolutionary designs. All Advanced Textiles Expo 2024 exhibitors are eligible to enter their new and innovative products and services for the chance to be honored as a Show Stopper!


Participants will be featured in Expo media and highlighted on-site with exclusive Show Stopper promotion. 6 submissions per product/service, per company is the limit.

Program Guidelines:

  • This is a FREE program available to all Advanced Textiles Expo 2024 exhibitors
  • Entries must be manufactured/provided by the entering company
  • To qualify, entries must be: 1-new as of June 2023. 2-cannot have been entered in a previous Advanced Textiles Expo (fka IFAI) Show Stopper program. 3-If product was submitted in previous years, substantial upgraded improvements to the product must have been made (new colors will not be accepted) and indicated in detail on the submission form, which will need to be approved by ATA.
  • Please limit your entries to 6 products or services per company. Each product or service requires an individual submission form
  • Participating exhibitors will prominently display their Show Stopper in their booths with signage provided by Advanced Textiles Association.
  • All submissions will go through an approval process. You will be contacted via email or phone with any questions.
  • Entry forms become the property of the Advanced Textiles Association. Digital images become the property of Advanced Textiles Association and cannot be returned
  • Companies may suggest a category for their product or service to be placed in; however ATA reserves the right to place entries in the category deemed appropriate.

Registration coming soon, to see this year’s Show Stoppers in person at Advanced Textiles Expo 2024!

Show Stopper submission form is now closed!