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Textiles Research Open House
April 16, 2018 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pmFree
Textiles Research Open House will be held on April 4-5, 2019 in the Dorothy and Roy Park Alumni Center on NC State’s award-winning Centennial Campus.
Textiles Research Open House, sponsored by VF Corporation and organized by the Textile Association of Graduate Students, is a one-day event created to share textiles related research with industry professionals and NC State Wilson College of Textiles students. The goal of the event is to open a dialogue and establish networks with those involved in textiles and related industries.
Attendees to the Textiles Research Open House will hear from Wilson College of Textiles graduate students during concurrent oral presentations. They will also attend a poster session featuring the exciting work of both graduate and undergraduate Textiles students. Students will be discussing their advancements in textile sciences and design with topics of interest including protective textiles, wearable technology, medical textiles, nonwovens, color chemistry, global markets, manufacturing innovation and more.
Additionally, a keynote speaker from a leading global business and an industry panel session will help accelerate discovery and spark collaboration between academia and industry.
Tours and a networking reception will be held on April 4, 2019 from 4:00-6:30 pm in the W. Duke Kimbrell Atrium in the Wilson College of Textiles.
To see the full agenda and other timely information, please visit the full event website.