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IMI & AWA join forces for ink jet conferences
Jul '11
IMI Europe (Cambridge, UK) and AWA (Amsterdam, The Netherlands) announce that they will co-locate two key ink jet conferences in Lisbon, Portugal in November 2011. “By bringing together these two events, delegates can gain the best information covering all of the emerging ink jet applications and markets,” says Mike Willis, Managing Director of IMI Europe.

IMI Europe's 19th Annual European Ink Jet Conference
November 9-11, 2011
Sheraton Lisboa Hotel, Lisbon, Portugal

As in previous years, the IMI Europe Annual Ink Jet Conference will offer the most up to date information in the industry. Now in its 19th year, this autumn's event will feature industry leaders from emerging ink jet markets such as commercial printing, textiles, and product decoration, as well as new component technologies such as print heads, inks and curing systems.

“It is becoming clear that ink jet technology will have a major impact on existing print markets over the next decade” says Mike Willis, Managing Director of IMI Europe. “Our objective is to identify the emerging technologies and markets, find the best speakers and run the best value events in the industry”. As well as 20 presentations over 2 days, any delegate is welcome to give a 5 minute talk during the unique Suppliers Forum, and can make use of complimentary display space.

AWA Ink Jet Label & Packaging Print Seminar
November 8-9, 2011
Sheraton Lisboa Hotel, Lisbon, Portugal
Supported by Platinum Sponsor UPM-Kymmene

A new event by AWA, building on their expert knowledge of the important label and packaging industry. The versatility and flexibility of ink jet printing is creating significant developments, trends, and new applications in the global label and packaging markets. During this market-oriented, comprehensive seminar (starting on the afternoon of the 8th and the morning of the 9th), industry experts will share their knowledge, insights and innovations related to ink jet printing for the label and packaging industry. Join them to discover how the ink jet print platform can benefit your business in labels and packaging sector.

IMI Ink Jet Academy – Theory of Ink Jet Technology course
November 7-8, 2011
Sheraton Lisboa Hotel, Lisbon, Portugal

A 1 1/2 day comprehensive course describing the latest advances in ink jet and ink technologies, led by Mike Willis of Pivotal Resources & Dr. Alan Hudd of Xennia Technology. In ten years over 2,000 have attended this broad and up to date introduction to a fast growing technology.

IMI runs the largest and most comprehensive conference and seminar programmes in the digital printing industry. Each year over 2,000 industry technical and management personnel from over 600 companies attend over 20 programmes covering ink jet, thermal, high-speed digital, industrial and other forms of digital printing.

AWA Alexander Watson Associates is a global business-to-business market research, publishing, and advisory services company with a unique focus on the specialty packaging, coating, and converting industries. AWA Conferences & Events was established to expand AWA's platform of expert services for the specialty packaging, coating, and converting industry and regularly organizes events in these markets, which are particularly valued for the industry networking opportunities they provide, as well as for their in-depth content.

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