Baton Rouge, LA June 24-26, 2021 Raising Cane's River Center

About the Conference

Impressions Expo Gulf Coast- Baton Rouge
June 18-20, 2020
Raising Cane’s River Center


Impressions Expo has been known for over 40 years as THE place to learn how to take your decorated apparel business to the next level and beyond. Decorated apparel industry leaders and experts from around the world provide valuable insight into their own challenges, perspectives, and overall success in engaging sessions both on and off the show floor. Each year we adjust our programming and educators to include the most relevant topics to your business.

To become part of this year’s impressU class, complete 10 credits by attending various workshops and seminars during Impressions Expo. Receive 1 credit per seminar and 2 credits per workshop. impressU is made up of 4 tracks. Each track contains workshops and seminars from beginner to advanced levels of difficulty and are designed to solve the real challenges you face each day.

impressU Tracks




Interested in speaking at future Impressions Expos?

Impressions Expo is always looking for dynamic speakers with great stories about what’s new and relevant in the world of decorated apparel. If you’ve got a passion for apparel printing techniques such as screen printing, direct-to-garment (DTG), embroidery, learning how to market your business, digital decorating and so much more. We want to share your expertise with thousands in the industry!

To be considered to speak at Impressions Expo, you will need to complete and submit the top and bottom sections of the proposal form, indicating what shows you are available for, any speaking requirements you might have and that you’ve read and agreed to our non-compete and non-infomercial stipulations.

We are looking for unique and creative content with tangible takeaways for our conference attendees.

Impressions Expo does NOT pay for travel; however, we do offer a speaker honorarium of $250/per seminar, $200/per moderator, $100/per panelist and $300/per half-day workshop.

All topics must be submitted online, via the following link:  2021 Call for Presentations




The deadline for 2020 has passed, but we are still able to accept proposals should an opening become available. See the 2020 Call for Presentations Form Here. Please contact Sydney Jacoby, Sydney.jacoby@emeraldX.com if you are interested in speaking.