Shima Seiki Integral Knitting Workshop


The Shima Seiki Integral Knitting Workshop will be held May 28 and 29 at the College of Textiles. This exciting two-day event will feature talks, questions-and-answer sessions and laboratory demonstrations. Shima Seiki has established a global leadership position in flat knitting. Representatives from Shima Seiki, Supreme Corporation and Premiere Fibers will be on site for the workshop. These industry experts will lead workshop activities. The full workshop program is available online.

Registration is limited to 20 participants. The cost is $175 per person. To register Click here

Shima Seiki Integral Knitting Workshop
Thursday, May 28
Time Topic Instructor
12:30 p.m. Lunch
1:30 p.m. Overview and Introduction Lisa Chapman, NC State University
1:45 p.m. State of the Art in Integral Knitting Sam Ming, Shima Seiki USA
Lisa Chapman, NC State University
Genevieve Dion, Drexel University
3:00 p.m. Break
3:15 p.m. Yarns for Integral Knitting Matthew Kolmes and Bill Bowling, Supreme Corporation
4:15 p.m. Laboratory Demonstrations: Integral Knitting Equipment Brian Davis, NC State University
5:30 p.m. Question and Answer Session
Shima Seiki Integral Knitting Workshop
Friday, May 29
Time Topic Instructor
8:15 a.m. Day 2 Introduction Lisa Chapman, NC State University
8:30 a.m. Fibers and Yarns for Integral Knitting Vijay D. Amirtharaj, Premiere Fibers
9:30 a.m. Yarns/Fabric/Product Simulation Emily Hung, Shima Seiki, USA
Lisa Chapman, NC State University
10:30 a.m. Break
10:45 a.m. Knit Spacer Fabrics Genevieve Dion, Drexel University
Emily Hung, Shima Seiki, USA
Sam Ming, Shima Seiki USA
12:30 p.m. Question and Answer Session
1:00 p.m. Workshop Ends