The Printerverse Announces Lineup of Presentations and Special Events at GRAPH EXPO 14
CHICAGO—September 25, 2014—Print Media Centr (PMC) has announced the schedule of presentations and special events to be held in The Printerverse Show Floor Feature (booth #4267) at GRAPH EXPO 14, coming together with co-located CPP EXPO, Sept. 28-Oct. 1, to Chicago’s McCormick Place. The Printerverse is a unique and highly interactive show floor destination for attendees to come throughout the show to connect with the topics, trends—and people—who are driving the print and marketing industries forward.
“Free learning sessions, presented together with our GRAPH EXPO Alliance Partners, will provide attendees with insights and information about the newest opportunities for growth plus tools for remaining successful in today’s changing marketplace,” stated Deborah Corn, principal at Print Media Centr. She continued, “The Printerverse is also a continuous and lively networking hub, where all attendees are welcome to come every day of the show for informative sessions and panels, face-to-face conversations, meet-ups, tweet-ups, a little lunch or afternoon coffee break and of course a bit of fun!”
The Printerverse sessions and special events will include:
Sunday, September 28
12:30 – 1:45: Welcome To The Printerverse! With Deborah Corn
2:00 – 2:45: Meet The PRINTERVERSE ALLIANCE!* Session 1 (multiple presenters)
3:00 – 3:45: Meet The PRINTERVERSE ALLIANCE!* Session 2 (multiple presenters)
4:00 – 4:45: “Techcreative”… What IS This Thing Anyhow? Presented by Semper International, LLC
Monday, September 29
11:00 – 11:45: Panel Discussion: Market Your Printing Company! Moderated by Mary Beth Smith
11:45 – 1:00: IHPS LUNCH AND LAUNCH! Telling OUR Story: What’s New with HP High-speed Inkjet Web Presses!
1:00 – 2:00: Selling Print in an Integrated World With Daniel Dejan
2:15 – 2:45: The Future For Women In Graphic Communications Presented by Dr. Twyla Cummings, RIT
3:00 – 4:00: CASE STUDY CAFE’ with Crawford Technologies: Taking PSP Operations to the Next Level
4:00 – 4:30: PAT ON PRINT! With Pat McGrew M-EDP, CMP
Tuesday, September 30
3RD ANNUAL NATIONAL GIRLS WHO PRINT DAY!
11:00 – 11:45: ROCK the Mailbox With Trish Witkowski!
Noon – 12:30: National Girls Who Print Day Luncheon! Welcome and Award Ceremony
All are welcome to join us – Guys Who Print too!
12:30 – 1:30: 3rd Annual PrintMediaCentr/Girls Who Print Mentorship Panel Moderated by Deborah Corn (PMC) with Mary Beth Smith (Girls Who Print), Pat McGrew (HP), Cary Sherburne (What They Think), Chris Echevarria (Canon Solutions America) and Sherry Perry (Owner/CEO Alpha Graphics)
1:45 – 2:45: Meet The PRINTERVERSE ALLIANCE!* Session 3 (multiple presenters)
3:00 – 4:00: IHPS CASE STUDY CAFE’! Telling Their Story: Best Practices from HP High-speed Inkjet Web Press Customers!
Wednesday, October 1
11:00 – 11:45: Meet The PRINTERVERSE ALLIANCE!* Session 4 (multiple presenters)
Noon – 12:45: How Augmented Reality Can Make Print More Effective And Relevant Than Ever Before! Presented by Kevin Boyer of Blippar
1:15 – 2:00: Meet The PRINTERVERSE ALLIANCE!* Session 5 (multiple presenters)
During each of The Printerverse Alliance sessions, knowledge experts will share their insights on the products and services that will help attendees’ businesses thrive and enable their customers to do MORE with print. Content experts leading these fast-paced, highly informational sessions will include: HP, GPA Specialty Substrates, Crawford Technologies, Fastbind USA, Xplor International, Eagle Systems, Mutoh America, Avanti Systems, Pitney Bowes, Two Sides North America, Blippar and Printing Impressions Group.
For the latest updates on The Printerverse sessions and special events, and information on how to watch The Printerverse Sessions broadcasting LIVE from the Show floor via Livestream, visit: www.graphexpo14.printmediacentr.com. For more information about GRAPH EXPO 14, and to register, visit: www.GraphExpo.com. Use code PMC14 for a FREE PASS to the show!
PrintMediaCentr (PMC) is a global communications platform providing topical information and resources to the Print and Integrated Marketing community, with some fun in the mix! Through the site and its channels—including the LinkedIn Group Print Production Professionals and weekly #printchat on Twitter—PMC engages with the largest social media community in print, by sharing content, information, training and education for relevant products and services. PMC is aligned with many industry organizations and events to support their efforts through its various initiatives and services.
About GRAPH EXPO 14
Recognized as the most innovative and comprehensive exhibition in the Americas of inkjet, digital, offset, flexo, gravure and hybrid technologies, products, and services for the commercial, transactional, converting and package printing, publishing, mailing, in-plant, photo imaging, marketing, and industrial printing industries, this year's "Integrate" themed GRAPH EXPO 14 offers an exciting show-going experience for a diverse spectrum of attendees. The industry event presents the latest graphic communications technologies in live equipment demonstrations across the exhibition floor, plus education on the most in-demand products and newest profit-making opportunities. GRAPH EXPO 14 offers more than 70 interactive learning sessions and 50+ co-located events for attendees across 12 key market segments.
About Graphic Arts Show Company (GASC)
GRAPH EXPO and PRINT are produced by the Graphic Arts Show Company (GASC). GASC is owned by the National Association for Printing Leadership (NAPL), NPES The Association for Suppliers of Printing, Publishing and Converting Technologies (NPES), and the Printing Industries of America.