Atlantic City, NJ March 15 - 17, 2018 Atlantic City Convention Center

About the Conference

Take Your Decorated Apparel Professional Development to New Levels

Take your professional development to the next level by attending ISS Atlantic City’s award-winning and internationally recognized workshops and conference sessions. Decorated apparel leaders and experts from around the world provide invaluable insight into their own challenges, perspectives, and overall success in engaging sessions both on and off the show floor.
Curated by ISS’s sister magazine, Impressions, the conference content at ISS Atlantic City, the most famous decorated apparel show in the Northeast is always engaging, timely, and significant. Attend our conference sessions, and leave with the tools necessary to propel your career forward in one of the most competitive industry’s in the world.

The ISS Master Decorator Series is One-of-a-Kind Series You Can’t Miss

The Master Decorator Series is an exclusive and unique series offered only at ISS. Tens of thousands of attendees and exhibitors have taken this 6-track apparel printing techniques seminars and have reaped the profits from taking these Master Classes. Attend the ISS conference program at the Atlantic City Convention Center and take advantage of this unique opportunity to learn the basics of each of the apparel decorating processes. This six-track seminar is designed for established decorators looking to expand or diversify their business’ offerings or start-up shop entrepreneurs who are not sure which of the decorating processes to build a business around.

Starting with a basic art class, each course is designed to utilize the same piece of artwork to create a finished product using either screen printing, embroidery, sublimation or heat printing applications. Attendees are encouraged to take one class to find out more about a specific decorating technique, or multiple courses to learn about decorating topics of interest. Some classes include hands-on training for the added advantage of trying your hand at the decoration.

Attend four of the six sessions and receive your ISS “Master Degree” Certificate of Completion.

ISS Debut of “Shop Talk”

ISS Atlantic City is debuting new, FREE series of short form, powerful talks called “Shop Talk” with decorated apparel experts discussing the topics and trends of the day. These along with our award-winning Conferences, Seminars and Workshops will teach you to maximize margins, promote brand positioning in your market(s), and why corporate culture matters in this highly competitive industry.  View the Shop Talk schedule for Atlantic City 2018

Hosted by Ink Kitchen – who will be hanging out and talking shop all day.

ISS Atlantic City Decorated Apparel Conference Schedule

March 15-18
Atlantic City Convention Center


Wednesday, March 14, 2018 10:00 am – 5:00 pm

Thursday, March 15, 2018 8:30 am – 2:30 pm
Friday, March 16, 2018, 2018 8:30 am – 2:30 pm
Saturday, March 17, 2018 8:30 am – 12:00 pm

Thursday, March 15, 2018 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Friday, March 16, 2018 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Saturday, March 17, 2018 10:00 am – 3:00 pm

Apply to Speak at an ISS Conference

ISS is always looking for dynamic speakers with great stories about what’s new and relevant in the world of decorated apparel. If you’ve got a passion for apparel printing techniques such as screen printing, direct-to-garment (DTG), embroidery, learning how to market your business, digital decorating and so much more. We want to share your expertise with thousands in the industry! Fill out the Call for Presentations form (insert link). We are looking for unique and creative content with tangible takeaways for our conference attendees. Apply to be a Speaker for the 2018 Show!