InPrint Industrial Print Forum

Wednesday, September 7th, 2016

Join us at InPrint USA Industrial Print Forum at the IMI Inkjet Technology Showcase. This forum tackles the latest developments for industrial inkjet and is provided at no additional cost to attendees of the IMI Ink Jet Technology Showcase.

Marcus Timson, Director & Co-Founder, FM Brooks - InPrint Show, Leatherhead, UK

Marcus Timson, Director & Co-Founder, FM Brooks - InPrint Show, Leatherhead, UK

There is a quiet revolution sweeping through the manufacturing world. And industrial inkjet is set to transform decorative, packaging and functional applications within manufacturing production.

But what sector is set to be the next to adopt inkjet?

The InPrint Industrial Print Forum provides answers with a review of advances made in inkjet for décor, packaging and functional markets, ready to shape the next generation of industrial inkjet applications.

Frazer Chesterman, Director & Co-Founder, FM Brooks – InPrint Show, Leatherhead, UK

Frazer Chesterman, Director & Co-Founder, FM Brooks – InPrint Show, Leatherhead, UK

The InPrint Industrial print Forum is hosted by Marcus Timson and Frazer Chesterman, Directors and Co-Founders of the InPrint Show.

FORUM Program

8.30 am Session begins

Opening Remarks
Setting the scene: What is Industrial Print? What are the key global trends in the sector?

Marcus Timson and Frazer Chesterman

Applications and opportunities are everywhere, we just need to look! The InPrint Forum will give some case study examples and show us the direction in which industrial inkjet is taking us.

Introducing the revolutionary Omnifire
Joe VinCola, National Product Manager - Digital, Heidelberg, USA

Omnifire is a digital solution to decorate three-dimensional objects. Joe will describe the ground breaking technology of 4D printing with Omnifire, which combines advanced Inkjet technology with high-precision robotics. The modular approach of the Omnifire model range ensures a high level of flexibility for different objects, surfaces and applications – customized to the manufacturer’s needs and requirements. He will provide insight into the technology and vision for this new inkjet machine.

The World of Industrial Inkjet
Patrick Morrissey, Vice President of Americas Sales, EFI, USA

An insight into applications and technologies from EFI’s growing portfolio of industrial print technology leveraging many contactless print applications.

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How to choose the right industrial inkjet printer
Scott Einsig, Director of Business Development and Tim Scully, Engineered Printing Solutions, USA

EPS will deliver a road map for R&D managers to follow so they can build a foundation of knowledge and find the right solution for their advanced manufacturing and production needs, using inkjet technology.  They will give a clear and concise description of choosing the right technology for a particular application.

Q&A
Marcus Timson

10:30 - 10.50 am Refreshment break

3D and Inkjet Printing for Manufacturing
Tim Greene, Research Director, IDC

An overview of IDC’s research into 3D and inkjet printing and advances in manufacturing.

Removing Barriers in Small Batch Canning – A Drinks Case Study
Marvin Foreman, Sales Manager, Tonejet, UK

According to the InPrint 2016 Survey and Report, direct to shape is the key rising star application. Marvin presents an alternative approach to packaging decoration, focused upon smaller craft drink production, a market receptive to innovation and removing the barriers of small batch production.

Cyconjet Industrial UV Inks
Marvin Jensen, Business Development Manager, Mankiewicz, Germany

What is the value proposition that industrial customers are looking for from inkjet? How are great partnerships the key to success? Marvin will to go into detail on the example of their partnership with Fermac Glass with whom they have developed a digital solution for glass decoration.

Digital Printing Technologies for Textiles with Water-based Inks
Christophe Bulliard, Marketing Director, Sensient Technologies, USA/Switzerland

Sensient has been a leader in the development of inks for digital textile production – Christophe’s talk provides latest updates and innovations for this dynamic sector and the trends encouraging change.

Implementing Inkjet into Manufacturing
Scott Leger, Business Development Manager, FUJIFILM Dimatix, USA

FUJIFILM Dimatix is evolving inkjetting into a micro-production process that will revolutionize the manufacture of electronic and bioscience applications. Scott will describe the company's technological innovations and fabrication processes which enables high-performance, micro-precision printing and deposition of traditional inks and nano-particle fluids on all types of surfaces, including flexible substrates.

Closing Remarks
Marcus Timson and Frazer Chesterman

12 noon Session ends