Why socializing is essential, even in a pandemic

September 1st, 2020

There has been very little to like about the year 2020. One of the latest disappointments, especially for Review readers, is the cancellation of the in-person IFAI Expo set for November. On top of all the education and new products and networking that industry members look forward to, Expo 2020 was supposed to be a […]

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Quick FAQs on IFAI’s virtual Expo

September 1st, 2020

The industry comes together via technology in an unusual year.   Companies from around the world will be displaying their products, services and solutions in a virtual exhibit hall. Attendees can visit exhibitors to discover new products and services, watch a video, chat with exhibitors, schedule virtual appointments and learn what products and services are […]

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IFAI Expo 2020 goes virtual

September 1st, 2020

Get ready to experience IFAI Expo in an exciting virtual environment. The coronavirus pandemic has challenged the entire textile industry to pivot in 2020 and capitalize on emerging opportunities. In a similar fashion, IFAI has taken up the challenge to host its annual Expo in a digital environment that is safe, engaging and extremely relevant […]

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Expo unveiled: Market experts gather at open segment meetings

August 1st, 2020

Experts in the textile industry have many shared interests, but they also face concerns that are unique to the markets they serve. That’s why IFAI offers textile companies the opportunity to participate in specific market segments that relate directly to their end products, supplies and services. Each year at IFAI Expo, open meetings are held […]

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Expo unveiled: Advanced Textiles Conference Showcases Innovation

July 1st, 2020

COVID-19 has illuminated the importance of textiles and why innovation remains a driving force in the industry. Industrial Fabrics Association International (IFAI) supports innovation in numerous ways, including its upcoming Advanced Textiles (AT) Conference at IFAI Expo 2020 in Indianapolis, Ind. Emily McBryan of the NASA Johnson Space Center talks with an attendee of IFAI […]

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Expo unveiled: HGTV stars do well by doing good

June 1st, 2020

by Rebecca Post Mina Starsiak Hawk and Karen E Laine, the stars of HGTV’s “Good Bones,” will headline as keynote speakers at IFAI Expo 2020. When daughter-mother team Mina Starsiak Hawk and Karen E Laine rehabilitated their first house in 2007, they began a journey that morphed into a successful business and a binge-worthy series […]

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