2023 pro:Americas Annual Conference - Presentation links + Photo Album

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Monday July 10th 

KEYNOTE SPEAKER:  Eric S. Ackerman Ph.D., VP Commercial Technology | Perry Ellis International

Are we ready for SkyNet? What could go wrong? 

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 PANEL: Textile DisruptionModerated by: Randy Harward

  • Chad Doub, Global Market Segment Manager, Casual Wear & Home I NaiaTM from Eastman
  • David Sasso, President I DNY-Innova Textile Consulting
  • Cheryl Smyre, Director Advanced Materials I Parkdale Mills 

KEYNOTE SPEAKER: Bill McRaith, Retired CSO/Current Climate Change Champion 

Supply Chain 2030, followed by an AAPN Success Story moderated by Mike Todaro, Managing Director I AAPN with Luis Aspillaga, CEO I World Textile Sourcing Inc and Sherri Barry, Owner I Arizona Fashion Source 

Click HERE for Bill's presentation, HERE for Sherri's and HERE for Luis Antonio's
Click HERE for his Thought Paper, SUPPLY CHAIN 2023
Click HERE for video of Bill's talk

Operation Warm Fireside Chat & Call to Action

  • Dick Sanford, Founder & CEO I Operation Warm
  • Stephanie Cohen, CFO I Operation Warm
  • David Sanford, Supply Chain Director I Operation Warm 

The Apparel Market, from an Entrepreneur's Point of View Jeff Streader

Founder & Managing Partner I Go Global Retail

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Awards Ceremony “May We Present: The Walters"


Tuesday July 11th 


Let’s talk about Yesterday, Today & Tomorrow Tony Anzovino, Chief Sourcing & Merchandising I Haggar and also AAPN President and Lynsey Jones, Transition Advisor I AAPN

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A Washington Update Nicole Bivens Collinson, President, International Trade & Government Relations I Sandler Travis & Rosenberg, P. A.

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Digital Product Passport Jon Day, Global Business Development Manager, Sustainability I Avery Dennison

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