For industry participants looking for deeper knowledge in specific nonwoven areas.
Introduction to Spunbond and Meltblown
Nonwoven Product Development and Innovation
The Nonwovens Institute
NC State University
INDA/NWI Member: $1,795
Multiple registrants from the same company receive a discount.
A hands-on learning experience for nonwovens professionals
(3.5 days, 3.0 CEUs)
This intensive 3.5-day course provides a comprehensive understanding of spunbond and meltblown processes including raw material selection, basic science knowledge, testing, and the characterization used to create end use products. Attendees will gain insight into the nonwoven fabrics industry with market forecasts and will learn the significant role these engineered materials play in industry – all while creating incredible fabrics using NWI's state-of-the-art facilities.
The course is designed for professionals in the nonwovens business who are seeking advanced knowledge of the spunbond and meltblown processes including those involved with:
This course is designed for professionals with an engineering, technical or textile degree, or a minimum of one year experience with engineered fabrics.Print PDF
The most advanced course offered by INDA
December 4 - 6, 2018 (3 days)
The educational crown jewel of the nonwovens industry, with a high-level overview of nonwoven processes, products, and opportunities. This course investigates the corporate tools and methodologies used in implementing a successful product development process from concept to commercialization, integrating the relationships, perspectives and team dependencies between engineering, manufacturing, purchasing and marketing disciplines. Participants will benefit with clear understandings of the successes and barriers within the product development process.
Individuals involved in project teams assigned a product development initiative would gain the maximum benefits of attending this course.
This course is designed for professionals who are - or will be - tasked to contribute on a product development team including:
There is no pre-requisite area of study to attend the course.
Benham Pourdeyhimi, Ph.D., The William A. Klopman Distinguished Chaired Professor of Materials in the College of Textiles at North Carolina State University and Founding Executive Director of The Nonwovens Institute.Print PDF