Meetings & Gatherings
Meetings and Gatherings
HGA’s Convergence® conference is the perfect place to meet face-to-face with others who share your interest in fibers and textile techniques. Join in a meeting and make new friends.
Nonprofit groups who hold affiliate memberships with HGA are encouraged to meet during HGA’s Convergence® 2016 conference. These special interest meetings are free to attend and open to all registered Convergence® delegates and to those who have purchased a day pass for the same day as the meeting. All meetings are held at the Wisconsin Center.
We are happy to welcome the following organizations who have already scheduled their meeting for Milwaukee at Convergence® 2016. For more information about the meetings and the topics covered, please contact the individual groups.
American Tapestry Alliance Open Meeting
Saturday, August 6, 2016, 11:30 AM – 1:30 PM
Complex Weavers Open Meeting
Wednesday, August 3, 2016, 4:15 PM – 5:15 PM
Friends of Fiber Art International
Members and Guests Networking Dinner
Thursday, August 4th, 5:00PM
Miller Time Pub and Grill, 5th & Wisconsin Ave. (across from the convention center)
Advance reservations required. Cost $45 Call: 708-710-0644
Rag Rug Show and Tell
Thursday, August 4, 2016, 4:00PM - 4:30PM
TWIST (Tablet Weavers’ International Studies and Techniques) Open Meeting
Thursday, August 4, 2016 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM
Tuesday, August 2, 2016 5:00PM
The Cafe at Doubletree by Hilton
If your group is interested in scheduling a meeting, please contact Suanne Pasquarella or call (678) 730-0010.