Kamei has been dedicating himself to digital print since 1996 throughout his carrier and established the affiliate of PODi, which was the world largest organization to promote digital print since 1996, in Japan since 2013.
Since that, Kamei has been helping the members of PODi Association to promote their business through the web site information such as case studies and latest industry insite articles as well as on site sales & marketing training and consulting for management.
Concurrently assigned for multiple board of directors at key industry players.
A member of Japan P.E.N. club.
Division Director at
Ohno Inkjet Consulting
Ohno Inkjet Consulting (OIJC) is a consulting firm, founded by Akiyoshi Ohno. Executive Office of Konicaminolta, the division director at industrial inkjet, provides solutions of how to be successful in business development based on his rich worldwide experience and human network.
VP, Americas & Asia Pacific, Information Divisionat
Ciaran is responsible for delivering Smithers global growth initiatives and supporting Smithers Asian client base.
Ciaran has been working for Smithers for nearly twenty years supporting the packaging, print and paper value chains with key market and technical information in the form of conferences, reports and consulting. Ciaran has worked on winning and delivering a wide range of market consultancy projects to major industry players, recent projects include a global assessment of printing and packaging growth trends and market assessment for a major new product launch for one of the world’s largest packaging converters.
Ciaran has launched and managed many international conferences in this sector including Digital Print for Packaging, SustPack, Specialty Papers and Print Futures.
President & Chief Consultant, Professional Engineerat
SUMIMOTO PACKAGING CONSULTANT OFFICE
Joined Dai Nippon Printing Co., Ltd. in 1967 and engaged in product planning, research & development, sales promotion, sales education, etc. in the packaging field. Mr. Sumimoto had developed retort pouch, aseptic packaging, liquid paper containers, pharmaceutical packaging, industrial materials, etc. for flexible packaging. In addition, engaged in the application of LCA, user-friendly packaging, and applications of RFID (IC tags). Retired in 2004 and opened Sumimoto packaging Consultant Office and visited 24 countries as a packaging consultant, Now he has working for many companies to advise research & development of new packaging.