SYFA Cancels Its Spring 2020 Meeting Citing “Continued Effects Of The COVID-19 Virus”

LYMAN, S.C. — March 17, 2020 — The Synthetic Yarn and Fabric Association (SYFA) announced today that in light of current events, it has made the decision to cancel its spring 2020 meeting. The meeting will not be rescheduled, but the association plans to hold its fall meeting in November as previously scheduled.

In a message to members, SYFA President Dan Sistrunk said:

“The SYFA Board regrets to inform you that we will be cancelling the upcoming conference on April 23rd-24th. Upon careful review and consideration, we believe it is the most prudent course of action considering the continued effects of the COVID-19 virus. Be assured that our utmost priority is to ensure the health and safety of individuals at our events and considering the dynamic nature of the situation we believe this is the most responsible course of action to ensure we in no way contribute to the further escalation of the COVID-19 situation.

We apologize for any inconvenience this may have caused you and look forward to seeing you again at our fall conference November 5th-6th, 2020. If you have any questions regarding the cancellation or about the fall conference, please reach out to Rodney Turner (

With Regards,
Daniel P. Sistrunk
President, SYFA

SYFA Office: 864-327-7169

Posted March 17, 2020

Source: The Synthetic Yarn and Fabric Association (SYFA)<