中文版

China Wide Formate Conference


InfoTrends, a division of Keypoint Intelligence, and China Sign Association of the Equipment Suppliers (CSA) will present an executive briefing at 13:30-15:30 on March 9th during the 25th Shanghai International Ad & Sign Expo.

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This is the 3rd year hosting the China Wide Format Executive Briefing in Shanghai. InfoTrends, a well-known global research & consulting firm, will dispatch theirindustry experts to present analysison global, Asia Pacific and China markets.

InfoTrends has conducted an online survey with strong support from CSA. The survey was a great success, and we have collected more than 2,000 responses from print service providers, wide format service buyers, and hardware & software vendors in wide format. We will reveal the research and insights for the first time during the event.

This is a FREE event, please just bring your business cards and walk in. Free coffee is available!

Event Summary

Date : Thursday, March 9, 2019 13:30-15:30 (Registration starts from 13:00)
Venue

Shanghai Int'l AD & Sign Expo

National Exhibition and Convention Center (Shanghai)M3-02Meeting(International Hall, 2nd Floor)    No.333 Songze Avenue, Qingpu District, Shanghai, P.R.China  MAP

Organizer

InfoTrends   InfoTrends

  Shanghai AD Equipment Supplier Association   CSA

Translation

Simultaneous translation between Chinese and English

Speakers
  • Steve UrmanoSteve Urmano,
    Director, Wide Format Printing, KEYPOINT INTELLIGENCE LLC
  • Lior MeronAkiyoshi Ohno,
    Principal (Ohno Inkjet Consulting)
  • Toru
      Ron Gilboa,
    Director, Functional and Industrial Print Services (FIPS),InfoTrends, Keypoint Intelligence LLC




Number of Seats

: Number of Seats : 120 (Seating is limited)

Agenda

13:30 ~15:30 (13:00Registration)
13:30
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13:40
 

Opening Remarks
Shanghai AD Equipment Supplier Association

13:40
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14:10
1.

Growing opportunities in Wide Format Inkjet imaging

Steve Urmano, Director, Wide Format Printing(KEYPOINT INTELLIGENCE LLC)

The wide format imaging market has quickly matured in its 30 years of its history and is now growing in a multitude of dimensions. Material sciences have moved beyond graphics to now include textile media as part of its pallet, and new types of durable films continue to expand new display capabilities.
UV Cured and durable aqueous inks complement these new media driving both cost and speed improvements. This continues to expand every level of adoption into the low, mid & high-volume environments. Rigid and flexible signs, vehicle wraps, banners, trade show graphics, floor graphics, decals and stickers are all easily digitally printed and finished. As the evolution of materials continues and new demand for environmentally sound products continue, the product equation from low yield entry level machines are now moving rapidly up market.
In this session you will hear from an expert on the latest in technology and innovation in wide format inkjet about
- The latest innovations in wide format printing technology
- Advancement in inks and materials
- Emerging production workflow tools

14:10
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14:50
2.

Growing opportunities in digital textile printing

Akiyoshi Ohno, Principal, Ohno Inkjet Consulting

Textile printing is an ancient art that is taking on a digital turn. For the past three decades inkjet technology made its way into Graphics and Textile industries. However,cost and speed prevented wide spread adoption in high volume environments.
Technology evolution and new demand for environmentally friendly mass customization tools in the past few years become the cornerstone of rapid growth in adoption of digital textile printing. From flags, banners and trade show signs to sports apparel, home décor but mostly in fashion.
In this session Mr. Ohno, the former Executive Vice President of Konica Minolta and President of Konica Minolta IJ Technologies, will share his views on the latest in technology and innovation in digital textile from:
New print technology
Advancement in inks and materials
Emerging production workflow tools

14:50
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15:20
3.

China bedrock for wide format print production – Voices from the field

Ron Gilboa,Director ,Functional and Industrial Print Services (FIPS), Keypoint Intelligence LLC

China as a leading manufacturing hub is leading many industries as they rapidly evolve to enable a range or offerings for domestic and international markets.
Understanding these needs are critical for business development and providing solutions to customers. In this third iteration of research collaboration between China Sign Association and InfoTrends we examined the key trends that are influencing the wide format market. We surveyed print providers, equipment suppliers, and print buyers to gain key needs in local markets and the demand for technology and applications. In this session we will review the research finding and implications for the industry at large.

15:20
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15:30
  Q&A