Speakers


 Jeffrey Rasmussen - Director of Market Research

Jeffrey Rasmussen is the Director of Market Research at the Industrial Fabrics Association International (IFAI). He holds an MBA and has 25 years of market research experience. His expertise includes the areas of customer satisfaction studies, custom market research studies, as well as industry and competitor analysis. He is a frequent speaker on textile markets at industry events including past IFAI Advanced Textile Conferences, as well as the 2016 and upcoming 2018 Smart Fabrics Summit at the Commerce Department in Washington D.C.; he authors IFAI’s annual report on the state of the specialty fabrics industry. Other reports by Rasmussen cover in-depth overviews of individual U.S. specialty fabric market segments including advanced textile products, geosynthetics, marine fabrics, awnings, narrow fabrics and fabric structures.