2017 Textile Sustainability Conference

Venue Location:
William F. Bolger Center

9600 Newbridge Drive
Potomac, Maryland
(15 minutes outside of Washington, D.C.)

October 9          A half-day pre-conference workshop, Basics of Textile Sustainability.
Textile Exchange’s 15th Anniversary Celebration.

October 10 -11   Textile Sustainability Conference which includes 33 sessions with over 60
. Click to download the full program agenda.

October 12        Preferred Fiber and Material Round Tables: Bio Synthetics, Recycled Polyester
                        (rPET), Man-Made Cellulosics (MMC), or Organic Cotton.

October 13        TExcursions, Industry Tours.

See full details about this event on the Conference Webpage.

Join the Discussion:
#TExtileConf   |   #CreatingMaterialChange   |   #GlobalGoals


Textile Exchange’s 2017 Conference Presents:

United by Action

Catalyzing the Sustainable Development Goals in Textiles

Register Now to attend Textile Exchange’s 2017 Textile Sustainability Conference will take place near Washington, D.C. during the week of October 9-13. This annual, global conference brings together approximately 400 representatives from leading apparel and textile brands and retailers worldwide. In addition to our apparel and textile industry focus, this year’s conference will also feature multi-disciplinary experts discussing the United Nation’s Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and a 2030 roadmap for the industry.

Register here or visit the Conference Webpage for additional details, such as Agenda, Speakers, Sponsors, Hotel info, and more. 

Registration Fees

Please review the following outline to determine which registration fee1 applies to you:


Standard (Thru Sept. 15)... $1,000

*Late (After Sept. 15)........... $1,100


Standard (Thru Sept. 15)... $1,400

*Late (After Sept. 15)........... $1,500

1-Day Pass
Oct. 10 or 11

Member: Standard (Thru Sept. 15).... $600
Non-Member: Standard (Thru Sept. 15).... $800
*Late (After Sept. 15)............ Standard fee +$100

Guest Pass2

Per Person........................ $50/Special Event

Organic Cotton
Round Table

Complimentary to Attend.
Registration Required.

1. TE Members are assigned registration ID Codes to receive free pass(es). Please contact your company representative assigned to Textile Exchange to receive the code or contact us. All Member passes must be used by September 15, to avoid a $100 late registration fee (see below).

2. Guest Passes allow non-registered guests to attend Textile Exchange's 15th Anniversary Celebration and Conference Kick-off. Guests will not be allowed to attend conference sessions.

*All registrations received after September 15 will include an additional $100 late charge per person to cover expenses incurred from late additions, this includes complimentary passes.

All charges are processed in U.S. dollars and must be paid in full by the specified date to secure special pricing.


For more information regarding Registration, visit the Conference website.

Hotel Information

Lodging for our guests is available at the conference venue for $135 USD per night plus applicable taxes. The number of rooms are limited, make your reservation early to guarantee availability. 

We apologize for any inconvenience it may cause, but Textile Exchange staff are not responsible for reservations, modifications, or cancellations and is not able to contact the Bolger Center on behalf of attendees. 

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