Fall is quickly approaching and there are some great industry events taking place around the world. Trade shows like LabelExpo play an important role in our industry so September will be full of interesting options for everyone in the flexo business.
EVENTS IN THE U.S.
Labelexpo Americas 2104
September 9th-11th / Chicago, IL
Donald E. Stephens Convention Center, Chicago, IL
Labelexpo Americas is the continent’s largest event for the label, product decoration, web printing and converting industry. With more products, more launches and more live demonstrations than any other event in our industry, there is no better place to see the latest technology in action!
Process Control for Flexography
September 23-25, 2014
Clemson University, Clemson, SC
The Sonoco Institute of Packaging Design & Graphics
This exciting new seminar examines the practices and tools required to maintain process control for flexographic print. Attendees will go hands-on during all stages of the process – digital prepress, platemaking, ink mixing, press setup, and print analysis. Vendors will be on hand to demonstrate the latest technology available to help you get your process under control. Presentations will cover best practices and strategies for measurement, automation and more.
CPP EXPO 2014
September 28 – October 1, 2014
McCormick Place, Chicago, IL
CPP EXPO is the premier event for the converting/package printing marketplace, covering: flexible packaging, folding carton/boxmaking, corrugated converting, non-wovens and tissue converting, narrow web/tag & label, wide web and 3D printing technologies. The educational program is historically crafted by leading, industry experts which include associations and publications.
Seminar on Web Handling
September 29 to October 1, 2014
Oklahoma State University, Stillwater, OK
This applications-oriented seminar focuses on Web Handling, Fundamental Principles and analytical tools. Participants will gain an understanding of the physical and analytical methods used in the running and handling of continuous strips of flexible material through process machines. Major topics to be presented include measurements, tensioning, speed and tension control, web-roller traction, converting, tracking, wrinkling, and winding.
International Iarigai Conference
September 7-10, 2014
Swansea, United Kingdom
The 41st Annual IARIGAI Conference on “Advances in Printing and Media Technology” will show how printing and media are moving forward in the 21st century. This is the premier annual conference covering all aspects of printing and media technology.
Eurasia Packaging Fair 2014
September 18-21, 2014
Tuyap Fair Convention and Congress Center, Istanbul, Turkey
Eurasia Packaging Fair is the biggest, most comprehensive and effective fair of the Eurasian region and has proven itself among the five most important fairs in Europe. This year will be held in Istanbul, Turkey and registration is still available. As Turkey’s biggest and most established packaging event, it is responsible for introducing thousands of Eurasian manufacturers to over 1200 global suppliers from over 40 countries.
As you can see there are a number of great events offering new technologies, solutions and educational opportunities. For more information please visit our Events Calendar.