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SGIA Conferences

SGIA Conferences for Garment Decorators

SGIA Conferences for Garment Decorators

Industry Conferences & Events

SGIA Conferences provide a perfect way to engage with the industry and shape your future. Join industry leaders, visionaries, and experts as they share ideas and experiences that serve as catalysts for change and innovation.

Digital Textile Conference
Sheraton Imperial Hotel
Durham, NC
December 5-6, 2018

AATCC and SGIA have partnered together to offer a unique educational conference. Digital Textile Conference is being held December 5-6 at the Sheraton Imperial Hotel in Durham, North Carolina. The program will feature the industry’s most well-known and respected experts presenting topics essential for those involved in digital textiles. The 2-day event will deliver unprecedented content to conference registrants who will leave with a wealth of understanding and inspiration to take back to their respective jobs.The conference program will focus on solutions-based topics that address one of the following areas:

  • Global market conditions and economic forecasts of digital textile printing
  • Latest developments in design software, design considerations and best practices for digital textile printing
  • Technology advances in digital textile printers, inks and production/RIP software
  • Textile finishing, cut-n-sew
  • Automation in digital textile manufacturing
  • Digitally printed textile test methods
  • Emerging business models in digital textile printing
  • Digital transformation and its influence on supply chain relationships

Get More Information about the Digital Textile Conference

Kona Kai Resort & SPA
San Diego, CA
February 17-19, 2019

This is NOT a "how-to" conference for Garment Decorators. THREADX is designed specifically for Garment Decoration business owners and managers in an effort to capture the zeitgeist of consumer culture and how it will effect the industry. THREADX will feature sessions on business strategies, marketing, and more such as:

  • 10 Tips to Improve Employee Engagement Ideas
  • Things That Don't Have A Thing To Do With Graphic Design

Get More Information about the THREADX Conference

Color '19

Date: January 12-15, 2019
Location: San Diego, CA
Color '19Hilton San Diego Resort & SpaSan Diego, CAJanuary 12-15, 2019


Date: February 17-19, 2019
Location: San Diego, CA
THREADXKona Kai Resort & SPASan Diego, CAFebruary 17-19, 2019

President's Conference

Date: March 3-5, 2019
Location: Tempe, AZ
President's ConferencePhoenix Marriott Resort at the ButtesTempe, AZMarch 3-5, 2019

SGIA Pro Imaging Golf Tournament

Date: April 13-17, 2019
Location: Howey-In-The-Hills, FL
SGIA Pro Imaging Golf TournamentMission Inn Resort & ClubHowey-In-The-Hills, FLApril 13-17, 2019

Continuous Improvement Conference

Date: April 14-17, 2019
Location: Dallas, TX
Continuous Improvement ConferenceThe Fairmont DallasDallas, TXApril 14-17, 2019