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Spring Flexo Events

Flexo Events

Spring has sprung, and we couldn’t be more excited for all of the events the flexo industry has to offer in the month of April. The Anderson & Vreeland team will be very busy, as we will be participating in a number of the events this month. Our Technologies Team Manager, Jessica Harkins Harrell, will be speaking at the Continuous Improvement Conference; Randy Carter, Technical Sales Rep for The Provident Group will be speaking at PSSMA’s 2015 Managers’ Seminar; Sean Sawa, Regional Manager for Canada will be exhibiting with his team at the Graphics Canada show, and that’s just the start of it! Click on each individual event for more information.

Prototyping, Proofing, and Color Consistency Webinar
April 2
Predicting final package output is becoming increasingly important to brand owners and converters alike. Tools that show design ideas, print colors, and package construction in advance of press save time and money for everyone involved.

Fundamentals of Corrugated Flexo Printing and Rotary Die Cutting
April 6 – April 8
Fox Valley Technical College, Appleton, WI
Individuals gain knowledge and hands-on experience in corrugated printing and die cutting, producing two- and three-color work on Fox Valley Technical College’s three-color flexo rotary die cutter. Improve productivity and streamline processes through interactive analysis and discussion.

Flexo Foundations Seminar
April 8 – April 10
The Sonoco Insitute of Packaging Design and Graphics, Clemson, SC
The 3-day Flexo Foundations seminar is designed as an introduction to flexography. Content covered will include the history of flexography, an overview of the flexographic market, the flexographic printing process, substrate and ink options, color and design considerations, and more.

2015 Continuous Improvement Conference
April 12 – April 15
Minneapolis Marriott City Center, Minneapolis, MN
The 2015 Continuous Improvement Conference is the only industry event focused on helping companies achieve operational excellence by using the concepts of Lean Manufacturing and other management and quality systems. Year after year attendees directly link reduced costs, lowered waste, and increased profit margins to ideas gained from conference presentations and networking.

PSSMA 2015 Production Managers’ Seminar
April 14 – April 16
Embassy Suites Hotel, Charleston, SC
The PSSMA 2015 Production Managers’ Seminar is packed with exciting and informative programs, including tours of KapStone Paper & Packaging’s Paper Mill and Atlantic Packaging’s paper converting facility. Associate members may register up to four attendees, and Regular Member participation is unlimited.

Graphics Canada
April 16 – April 18
International Centre, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Graphics Canada brings a wealth of innovation and technology solutions to Toronto International Centre. 2 packed exhibit halls, 200+ exhibitors, 3 collocated pavilions, 6 conferences, workshops, sales training sessions, and plenty of networking opportunities. Graphics Canada is an unparalleled investment of your time: new and traditional features covering the entire spectrum of the graphics, printing and integrated communications.

TAPPI Advanced Printing Course 2015
April 18 – April 19
Georgia World Congress Center, Atlanta, GA
The TAPPI Advanced Printing Course is an intermediate to advanced course on printing methods and applications, designed for those who need a more in-depth understanding of conventional and digital printing and related technologies.
The course will be taught by printing experts from TAPPI’s Coating and Graphic Arts Division, as well as industry experts in inkmaking, offset fountain solution and inkjet printing.

FPPA 18th Annual Conference
April 27 – April 29
Naples Grande Beach Resort, Naples, FL
FPPA’s 18th Annual Conference will be held in conjunction with the AICC 2015 Spring Meeting! The usual Annual Conference features will be offered early in the week and allow attendees the opportunity to participate in AICC afterward.

Inkjet Summit 2015
April 27 – April 29
Ponte Verda Inn & Club, Ponte Verda Beach, FL
The Inkjet Summit 2015 is a unique event-and a uniquely valuable experience. As a prequalified attendee you will meet and learn from a virtual “who’s who” in the inkjet space. You will have access to the industry leaders and experts covering the topics you need to hear about – all to help you make a better decision and deploy.

Process Control for Flexography Seminar
April 28 – April 30
The Sonoco Insitute of Packaging Design and Graphics, Clemson, SC
This Process Control for Flexography 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.

Just as a reminder, April 3rd is Good Friday, and all Anderson & Vreeland, Inc. offices will be closed for the day. As always we wish you happy networking for these events, and don’t forget to check back next month to see what’s in store for May!

Click here for more information on the events calendar.