Houston, TX May 3 - 5, 2018 George R. Brown Convention Center

About the Conference

Discover the Latest Decorated Apparel Trends from Industry Leaders

Enhance your ISS Houston experience with a decorated apparel workshop and seminar conference line-up that will take you beyond the show floor. Gain deeper insights into sales and marketing strategies that will help to grow your business. Learn from successful retailers and influencers who will both inspire and share actionable ideas. Attend printing techniques workshops and seminars to stay on top of the newest trends, grow your customer base and increase customer demand for the products you offer.

Internationally Recognized, Exclusive & Award-Winning Conferences

Education is more than the key to success-it is the only way to become more profitable and present in the market. ISS is known for staying on top of this ever-changing and evolving industry through our critically acclaimed conference seminars and our exclusive Master Decorator Series taught by the leaders of every aspect of the industry.

The ISS Houston education program reflects the dynamic that comprises our industry: we make it personal, we make it interactive and we keep it real. You will find one of the most comprehensive opportunities to get answers on topics that matter to you and your business right now. You’ll get real-time solutions from industry leaders that will help you navigate the constant change – and sometimes challenges – presented by the marketplace. You’ll walk away armed with ideas and inspiration to take you to the next level, elevate the profile of your business and put your best decorated apparel foot forward.


Wednesday, May 3, 2018 10:00 am – 5:00 pm

Thursday & Friday, May 4-5 2018: 8:30 am – 2:30 pm
Saturday, May 6, 2018 8:30 am – 12:00 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. We are looking for unique and creative content with tangible takeaways for our conference attendees.

NEW to ISS 2019 – By popular demand, we will be introducing shorter workshops and pre-show sessions to accommodate MORE options for attendees! For these reasons, we are requesting more submissions for workshops and sessions. Workshops can be a single workshop or a 2-part workshop.

ISS does NOT pay for travel; however, we do offer a speaker honorarium of $250/per seminar and $300/per half-day workshop.