#1 conference for printing and ink manufacture

Why Attend?

You'll get maximum educational and networking opportunities with a minimal time commitment. Return to your job with new ideas, methods and best practices that you can apply immediately

What Will You Learn?

Learn the latest develops in key issues affecting the Ink Industry. Benefit from information exchange, professional networking and a wide variety of educational and networking opportunities in an informal, relaxed environment.

Program Highlights

Technical and Regulatory Sessions, Keynote, New Technology, Table Top Exhibit, Awards Dinner, Golf, EHS Update, Market Trends

Technical Spotlight

Technology Spotlights

October 10th, 2017

Start Time 4:30pm

The Fastest 50 minutes in Tech

(Subject to Change)



Presentations from

Struggling to Find Additives with Food Contact Compliance

                                                                                                                        Brian Casey, Evonik

         HI-THANE™ innovative PU ink binder solutions for printing inks

                                                                                                                             Reuben Wilson, Songwon

                         How do Pigments Contribute to Compliant Packaging?

                                                                                                                   Ruth Bauer, BASF

                           NETZCH’s New Grinding System – NEOS’

                                                                                                                          Jake Dagen, NETZSCH

                              Introducing Joncryl® 2110:  A low VOC binder for long open time, high color strength inks

Jennifer Rigney, BASF

                               BYK-3565: Increased Recoatability and Improved Adhesion

                                                                                                                                   Dhara MetlaBYK

                Wax Dispersions, Pigment Dispersants and Micronized Waxes for Ink

                                                                                                                          Saif Ansari, Keim Additec



NPIRI Bulletin

May 2018 – Supply Disruption for Important Photoinitiator for UV Inks and Coatings

Thu, 10 May 2018 12:47:23 +0000

A  plant manufacturing an essential precursor for the production  of a critically important photoinitiator is causing major  problems for the inks and coatings industry.  Read detailed information in Ink World’s blog post on this issue:

Category: Business/Market

The Power of Print

Tue, 01 May 2018 17:53:16 +0000

The power of print – an infographic High resolution version available here:

Category: Business/Market

Direct Mail Resurgence

Tue, 10 Apr 2018 19:47:33 +0000

Source: https://www.xerox.com/en-us/digital-printing/direct-mail-printing?mc_cid=e477987358&mc_eid=%5bUNIQID%5d&mc_cid=e477987358&mc_eid=d28c9b7cb7 The Resurgence of Direct Mail If the ultimate objective of any marketing effort is to motivate action, then printed direct mail is the gold standard. Consider for a moment the number of marketing messages consumers are exposed to … Continue reading

Category: Business/Market
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