SPESA's V.I.P. Networking Event for
Texprocess Americas 2014
The SPESA V.I.P. Dinner & Networking event for today's fashion, sewn products, and textiles professionals is a must-attend event and will be held at the world's largest aquarium. Kick-off Texprocess Americas and Techtextil North America by joining colleagues from every corner of the fashion and sewn products industry. The evening will feature an open bar, entertainment, and multiple food stations. Best of all, your participation will help support the education and future of our industry through the AAFA Education Foundation.
About the Event
The most sought-after ticket in Atlanta during Texprocess Americas 2012 was for the SPESA V.I.P. Opening Event. More than 450 people attended this unique networking experience.
SPESA is pleased to announce an even bigger and better event for Texprocess Americas 2014. The V.I.P. Dinner and Networking Event will again be the "must attend" event and will be held at the world-renowned Georgia Aquarium.
About the Aquarium
Located at the north end of Centennial Olympic Park, the Georgia Aquarium is the world's largest aquarium with more than 10 million gallons of fresh and marine water and more aquatic life than found in any other aquarium.
The Oceans Ballroom has two large aquatic observation windows where guests find themselves face-to-face with exotic fish and animals from every corner of the globe. The beluga whales are just waiting to entertain.
Make plans now to be a part of this exciting and rewarding industry happening!
Members in the News
Texprocess Americas e-News February 2014
Gerber Technology's Taurus Leather Cutting System Used to Manufacture Super Bowl XLVIII Footballs
The Wilson Sporting Goods Co.'s football factory in Ada, Ohio has produced 800 official commemorative Super Bowl footballs using Gerber's new Taurus II leather cutting system. The company is comparing hide utilization results when cutting hides manually vs. using the Taurus II system. Wilson produced 150 of the official game balls and has made every NFL game ball used in Super Bowl competition.
Aéropostale Implements YuniquePLM
Aéropostale® Inc., a mall-based specialty retailer of casual apparel for young women and men, has implemented Gerber Technology’s YuniquePLM™ software to optimize and increase collaboration between its headquarters and global suppliers. By implementing YuniquePLM, Aéropostale’s designers, sourcing team and vendors speak a much more consistent language.
New SPESA Member
DEMA Sewing Machines, LLC
Online registration is now open for Texprocess Americas and Techtextil North America 2014 (May 13-15 in Atlanta).
Gerber Technology launched its new Paragon® cutting platform at the China International Sewing Machinery & Accessories (CISMA) show in Shanghai.
Paragon leverages Gerber’s decades of experience and the learning from over 250 million hours of cutting operation to produce high- quality cut parts regardless of material, application or operator. With its superior uptime performance, Paragon also enables manufacturers to realize a higher return on investment by producing more parts in less time.
ideation 2013: A Who’s Who of Fashion, Retail and Sewn Goods Companies
Hundreds of individuals from nearly 60 fashion, retail and sewn goods companies attended ideation, Gerber Technology’s 15th annual software conference, on Oct. 10-11 in historic Hilton Head, South Carolina. Attendees witnessed demonstrations of the latest YuniquePLM™ and AccuMark® software releases and participated in breakout discussions, hands-on workshops and peer-to-peer sharing of best practices. In total, participants chose from more than 50 educational sessions.
Texprocess Americas 2014 Symposium Developed by Industry Experts to Address Advancements in Technology
The latest technology, applications, and advancements in the sewn products industry will be presented by experts and leaders from around the world during the Texprocess Americas Symposium being held May 13-15, 2014 at the Georgia World Congress Center in Atlanta, Georgia.
Techtextil North America
Technology Solutions Pavilion
Showcasing the Software & IT Solutions that Power the Sewn Products Industries
Looking for a more effective way to present your products and services to executives, managers, and key influencers from across the diverse fashion and softgoods industries? Technology Solutions is your opportunity to meet face-to-face with thousands of new and existing customers at the top industry event of 2014.
The Preeminent Marketing Opportunity for Technology Solution Providers
Strategically positioned within Texprocess Americas, the Technology Solutions pavilion is dedicated to bringing together software and IT solutions buyers and sellers in a uniquely integrated symposium and exhibition venue. As a participant in this important event, you will generate leads and attract new business with hands-on demonstrations in your booth and through your presentation in the adjacent, on-floor Technology Solutions Theater. But you must act fast as presentation slots are limited and available on a first confirmed, first served basis.
Texprocess Americas – The Industry Event of 2014
As the industry’s largest technology and equipment marketplace in the Western Hemisphere, Texprocess Americas and the co-located Techtextil North America (technical textiles) and JEC Americas (composites) events are projected to attract more than 10,000 attendees in 2014. With a single registration, Executives, Line of Business Managers, IT Professionals, Purchasing Managers, and End-Users from across the diverse fashion and sewn products industry will have access to your exhibit and presentation. Technology Solutions participants will also benefit from a massive attendee marketing campaign focused on reaching software and IT decision makers, influencers, and other important stakeholders.
View brochure: Technology Solutions Pavilion | Reserve your booth today. Contact Carrie Kittrell, Senior Sales Associate +1-770-984-8016 ext. 414
For more information, visit www.TexprocessAmericas.com, www.techtextilNA.com, and www.jeccomposites.com/events/jec-americas-2014-atlanta