2023 Dallas Regional Conference

September 20 & 21 |  Dallas

Hosted by Haggar Clothing Company

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Who should attend: Executives in the textile/apparel supply supply interested in sourcing in the Western Hemisphere. AAPN membership not required. Speakers are confirmed from Unifi, DeSL, Avery Dennison, Maersk, bluesign and o9, an innovative "Digital Brain" resource for planning. 

Click here for Registered Attendees List


Wednesday September 20

6:00pm - 8:00pm:  Welcome Reception @ Texican Court, Irving, Texas

Thursday, September 21

8:00am - 8:30: Breakfast and Badge pickup @ Haggar Headquarters Building, Farmers Branch, Texas

8:30am - 2:30: Education 

  • Welcome Tony Anzovino, Chief Merchandising and Sourcing Officer I Haggar and AAPN President 
  • Sustainable Fiber Outlook an interview Brokie Lineweaver, Global Retail Marketing Consultant I Unifi and Maddie AnzovinoProduct Development Manager - Owned Brands I Backcountry
  • The Digital Brain Stanton Thomas, SVP of Sustainability Solutions I o9 Solutions
  • Manufacturer's Panel focused on Inventory Challenges with Tony AnzovinoChief Merchandising and Sourcing Officer I Haggar, Keith Dartley, President I Swisstex and Ron Roach, President I Contempora Fabrics moderated by Pam Peale, VP of Global Sales and US PLM Operations I DeSL
  • Fireside Chat with Kevin Myette, Global Director of Brand Services I bluesign moderated by Lynsey Jones, Transition Director I AAPN
  • Lunch
  • Driving Circularity Jon Day, Global Business Development Manager, Sustainability I Avery Dennison 
  • Supply Chain Transparency – A Strategic Imperative with Chuck Rogers, Americas Director, Technical Consulting & Supply Chain Solutions I Bureau Veritas Consumer Product Services
  • Sustainability Discussion with Rebecca Dunn, Sustainable Product Manager I Maersk
  • Roundtable Discussion & Closing Remarks

Click here for downloadable agenda or use the QR code below!


Includes Wednesday evening reception plus educational content, coffee breaks and lunch on Thursday

Registration Fees  
Industry Executives (regardless of membership status) $299
Millennials/Gen Z (born in or after 1981) $225


Cancellation & Refund Policy: Full refunds will be given if AAPN is notified by 5pm, Friday, September 15, 2023. Substitutions are encouraged but please notify AAPN.


A few rooms at the Texican Court have been blocked for AAPN attendees. Our discounted rate is $179/night single/double.  Note - the AAPN room block will be released on Monday, August 21st, at 6pm CDT or untile our block is filled.

To Register:

  • Call 833-839-4226
  • Or click here
  • Group/Block Code AAPNA355

Lynsey Jones  843.729.1477
Sue Strickland 404.655.9132