The Office of Senator Richard Burr, the Office of Senator Thom Tillis, North Carolina Military Business Center and the North Carolina Defense Technology Transition Office are pleased to host the Southeast Region Federal and Defense Textile (FEDTex) Summit. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the FEDTex will be held in a virtual platform.
WHEN. May 18-20, 2021
WHERE. The FEDTex will be held in an online platform with Zoom for Government.
- North Carolina Textile Technology Center at Gaston College
- Manufacturing Solutions Center at Catawba Valley Community College
- Manufacturing & Textile Innovation Network
- Defense Alliance of North Carolina
ABOUT THE EVENT. This Summit connects US Department of Defense clothing and individual equipment buyers and requirements officials with textile manufacturers, supply chain, research and development, testing, workforce development and academic resources from across the southeast United States. All manufacturers of textile-based clothing, footwear, equipment and soldier systems – and their supply chain, workforce and R&D resources – should attend this Summit.