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2024 Advanced Functional Fabrics Summit (formerly the AFFOA Membership Summit)

September 24 - September 25

AFFOA Summit at Fenway

Each year, the advanced functional fiber and fabric ecosystem gathers for two days of networking, learning, and sharing at the AFFOA Summit. Thought leaders from industry, military, government, academia, and startups will discuss challenges, state-of-the-art, and future needs for themselves and the industry.

This unique event is an exclusive opportunity to learn more about advanced fiber and fabric developments from across the ecosystem and network with the US Fabric Innovation Network leading the industry into the future.

By attending this event, you will be able to learn from industry-leading speakers, experience breakthrough technologies, and take advantage of the ample opportunities to meet and network with other attendees.

What to expect at the AFFOA Summit:

• Thought leadership with insights into the current and future state of Advanced Fabrics
• Discussion of the DoD’s current and upcoming advanced fabric needs
• New technologies and system-level prototype demonstrations
• Education & Workforce Development initiative updates
• Opportunities to meet and network with AFFOA members

For AFFOA Members in good standing, the first three registrations from your company/organization are free. If you would like for more than 3 team members from your company to attend, don’t hesitate to get in touch with us at

Non-members can also attend by invitation. If you would like to be considered for an invitation, please contact


September 24
September 25




Fenway Park, Boston
4 Jersey St
Boston, MA 02215 United States
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