Tuesday, October 10
12:00 - 5:00pm
These opening sessions focus on updating you on key graphic market and business perspectives.
(Program subject to change. Check back here often for updates.)
12:00 - 1:15pm
Opening Remarks and Lunch - Dan DeLegge, Ink Solutions
1:30 - 2:15pm
T1- Keynote Address: Brand Disruption and Print – How Technology is Changing Brand Image Management --Paul Nowak, Quad Packaging
The talk would be around Digital Print, Ink Jet, Conventional Print & Variable Data. Due to the changes in how consumers buy product on-line many CPG’s are looking at the revitalization of current brands and working through how this can challenge their Brand Image as it relates to color. Many times using multiple forms of print can be a brand challenge but it is necessary to launch new ideas quickly.
2:15 - 2:30pm
T2- Legislative Update: Matt Hoekstra, Williams & Jennings
2:30 - 2:45pm - Break
T3- Graphic Arts Market Panel Discussion
Phil Riebel, Two Sides North America, Inc.
Jeff Pyper, Lifetouch Services
3:30 - 4:15pm
T4 -2017 State of the Industry & NPIRI Lecture Winner
4:15 - 5:00pm
T5- Supplier Showcase
Get up-to-speed with the latest products and developments in the graphic arts supply chain with these fast-paced supplier showcases.