AATCC Photo Flash Report
The American Association of Textile Chemists and Colorists (AATCC) 2001 International Conference and Exhibition, held October 21-24, at the Hyatt Regency Hotel in Greenville, S.C., billed itself as the world's largest technical conference dedicated to wet processing. The theme of this year's event was "Technical Innovations for Global Challenges."A. Blanton Godfrey, dean of the College of Textiles, North Carolina State University, delivered the keynote address October 22. In his speech, Godfrey focused on trends, challenges and observations of a global marketplace.Almost 50 exhibitors presented a wide range of software, equipment and solutions for the wet-processing industry.