Digital Print for Packaging US | Day 1

In order to attend the pre-conference workshop, you must attend the full Digital Print For Packaging US conference. Workshop and offsite tour tickets are just $349 in addition to the 2018 conference ticket. Workshop spaces are limited, so book your spot early.  

Pre Conference Workshop | June 4, 2018

Pre Conference Workshop | June 4, 2018

  1. Workshop Registration

  2. Setting the Scene: Adoption of Digital Print into Packaging

    Sean Smyth | Print Consultant of Smithers Pira, UK

    • Packaging - what it is, why it is important.  Consider the functions and changing capabilities, primary, secondary & tertiary.
    • Applications - food, pharma, cosmetics, tobacco, household, general, electronics.  Specific requirements for different sectors.
    • Changing packaging supply chains, pain points and pressures. 
    • Changing drivers for packaging 
    • Market data - penetration of digital into corrugated, cartons, flexible, direct-to-rigids, metal decorating as well as labels. 
    • Key technology developments
  3. Morning Networking Break

  4. The Future of Digital Print for Packaging

    Sean Smyth | Print Consultant of Smithers Pira, UK

    • Market growth potential
    • Emerging players
    • Innovations in progress
    • New applications