Venue Address
All conference sessions will be held on NC State University’s Centennial Campus.
The Wilson College of Textiles street address is 1000 Main Campus Dr., Raleigh, NC 27695.

Hotel Information:

The Holiday Inn Express – Raleigh SW NC State (3741 Thistledown Drive, Raleigh, NC 27606) has extended a special price to attendees of 3D Fabrics. To take advantage of this special rate of $94.95 per night, be sure to use Corporate ID 100863054.

On campus housing: We have reserved a block of rooms at the Wolf Ridge apartments on Centennial Campus. These apartments are 4 bedrooms, with 2 shared bathrooms, a living room and a kitchen and are $44.95 per person per night. We would like to offer these rooms to visiting faculty and students. If you are interested in taking advantage of this housing, please email Melissa Sharp at for the registration link.

We are working to negotiate special rates with other area hotels. In the meantime, you can view other area hotels via


To plan travel within Raleigh using public transit, you can visit This site can help you plan your route using all available transit services.

There is an app available for download to your smartphone that will allow you to see real-time

NC State University has a dedicate bus route called the Wolfline that travels to all NC State campus areas and connects with other local bus lines. To view Wolfline routes, visit NCSU Transportation

Raleigh has several convenient bus lines for getting around the city. The R Line travels the downtown area for convenient access to hotels, the conference venue, restaurants and shopping. Visit to view the R Line route and real-time bus tracking.

Raleigh’s CAT buses travel beyond the downtown area. Visit to see the CAT bus route and schedule and to view other alternate means of transportation while in the city.

NC State University requires that all cars parked on University property display a parking permit. If you will need a parking permit, please email Melissa Sharp at