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Sponsored by ASTM Committee D13 on Textiles and AATCC (American Association of Textile Chemists and Colorists), a workshop on Smart Textiles will be held at the Marriott Downtown Chicago Magnificent Mile in Chicago, IL, in conjunction with the June standards development meetings of Committee D13.

Starts

Jun 26, 2016

Ends

Jun 26, 2016

Location

Chicago, United States

Sponsored by ASTM Committee D13 on Textiles and AATCC (American Association of Textile Chemists and Colorists), a workshop on Smart Textiles will be held at the Marriott Downtown Chicago Magnificent Mile in Chicago, IL, in conjunction with the June standards development meetings of Committee D13.

The objective of this workshop is to educate those in the area of smart textiles by providing a forum for the exchange of ideas and to identify new opportunities for standards in this emerging industry segment.

The Scope of the workshop includes:

General Wearables

  • What does wearable mean?
  • Current developments in smart textiles
  • Examples of wearables
  • How do they work?

Label Verification/Claims

  • What does the industry need to verify claims?
  • How to verify
  • How to test

Standards

  • What are the current standards?
  • Needs for new standards development

 

Don't miss our expert's speech!

Jody Leber, ASQ Certified Quality Auditor will present suggested electrical related requirements and battery safety issues for wearables manufacturers which address their top concerns (safety & product returns) and promote a sense of confidence in their testing strategies (electrical related) until such time that wearable-specific standards are created/adopted.

 

Event Date: June 26, 2016
Event Location: Chicago Marriott Downtown Magnificent Mile; Chicago, IL