ThreadX Conference

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

Why attend the THREADX Conference?  icon-accordion-arrow

Some apparel decorators are in it for the art. You’re in it for the adventure. Printing is only one part of the game. Branding, marketing and leading the crowd make your life’s work exciting, interesting and a ton of fun. Come to THREADX to rise to the challenge.  

When is THREADX? icon-accordion-arrow

February 23-25, 2020

Where is THREADX being held? icon-accordion-arrow

The Saguaro Scottsdale, Scottsdale, AZ

What is included in the cost of THREADX registration? icon-accordion-arrow


  • Welcome reception on Sunday from 4:00pm – 6:00pm 
  • All conference sessions on Monday (and all meals and breaks)
  • All conference sessions on Tuesday (and all meals and breaks)


What is the Conference Attendance Capacity?icon-accordion-arrow

THREADX is capped at 180 attendees to ensure a focused experience for all attendees.

How much does THREADX cost? icon-accordion-arrow
SUPER EARLY BIRD REGISTRATION — Pricing Deadline:  November 22
  • SGIA Member Price: $500
  • SGIA Non-Member Price: $625
  • Consultant Price: $1,500
EARLY BIRD REGISTRATION — Pricing Deadline:  February 1
  • SGIA Member Price: $625
  • SGIA Non-Member Price: $785
  • Consultant Price: $1,500
REGULAR REGISTRATION — Pricing Deadline:  February 23
  • SGIA Member Price: $750
  • SGIA Non-Member Price: $940
  • Consultant Price: $1,500

*Note that all SGIA members receive 25% off the non-member price. For more information on becoming an SGIA Member click here!

There are additional events that can be added to your registration for a fee. Please see the special events page for details.

Who can I contact with questions? icon-accordion-arrow

Christina Rosado

Are there sponsorship opportunities available? icon-accordion-arrow

Yes, additional information is available on our sponsorship page.

Cancellation, Refund & Substitution Policy icon-accordion-arrow

All conference registration cancellations and refund requests must be made in writing to by January 20, 2020. A refund of all fees, minus a $150 administrative fee, will be given for cancellations received by that date.

No refunds will be granted for requests postmarked after January 20, 2020.

Submit all requests to SGIA Conference Registration via email at SGIA regrets that refunds will not be given for no-shows.

A transfer of your full registration to another individual is permitted prior to the conference by submitting written request to Onsite transfers must be accompanied by proof of the original confirmation email from SGIA. The individual submitting the transfer request is responsible for all financial obligations (any balance due) associated with that substitution. Funds from this program cannot be transferred to another program. Badge sharing, splitting and reprints are strictly prohibited.

Special Offers/Discount Codes icon-accordion-arrow

Use of discount codes is only valid at the time of the initial purchase/registration. Refunds will not be authorized for existing registrations where the special offer was received after the initial purchase. Discount codes cannot be applied to already reduced/discounted registrations. Limit one (1) special offer/discount code per registration.

SGIA’s Registration Eligibility Policy icon-accordion-arrow

SGIA’s THREADX Conference is designed by Apparel Decoration executives for Apparel Decoration executives, industry partners, and consultants to learn and discuss the industry’s future and the newest big ideas. To provide the most value for both our attendees and our sponsors, SGIA Supplier Members must sponsor THREADX to attend the conference. SGIA Supplier Members should contact John Woodstock at and Mike McGowan at for sponsorship packages and options.

Ineligible Registrations icon-accordion-arrow

All registrations are reviewed to ensure they meet SGIA’s eligibility policies. SGIA reserves the right to refuse or cancel all ineligible registrations at any time and shall not be held accountable for any outside fees associated with this cancellation. Please refer to the specific Eligibility Policy above.

Consent Clause icon-accordion-arrow

Registration and attendance at, or participation in, SGIA meetings and other activities constitutes an agreement by the registrant to the use and distribution (both now and in the future) of the registrant or attendee’s image or voice in photographs, videotapes, electronic reproductions, and audiotapes of such events and activities by SGIA.

Payment Policy icon-accordion-arrow

Save when you register by February 1, 2020. Registrations must be received with payment at the time of registration.

Confirmation icon-accordion-arrow

If you register online, you will immediately receive an electronic confirmation of your registration from (Please note: this is an HTML-coded email and you may need to save our email to your Safe Senders list.) If you emailed or mailed in your registration form and have not received a confirmation within 10 business days, please contact SGIA’s Community Development Department at

Our Guarantee icon-accordion-arrow

Our goal is to provide truly exceptional offerings and service, and we won't be happy until you are. If any programs, products, or services of SGIA do not fulfill our promise, we will make the situation right.

Keynote Speaker

Keynote Speaker - Jay Baer

Jay Baer
Convince & Convert

Opening Keynote:
Hug Your Haters: How to Embrace Complaints and Keep Your Customers

Keynote Speaker


Scott Wozniak
CEO, Swoz Leadership

Closing Keynote:
Raving Fans 

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