Special Show Floor Features
Several pavilions on the show floor highlight the industry's hottest product categories. Whether your interest lies in RFID, wide-format technologies, mailing and fulfillment, or another area of graphic communications, you're sure to find a show floor feature tailored to your interests.
FUTURE PRINT: New Frontiers in RFID & Printed Electronics
RFID and printed electronics--two of the hottest technologies today--are the stars of this exclusive new GRAPH EXPO show floor feature. Though they may not be on your radar at the moment, they can generate future revenues--so make sure you understand the technologies and learn what it takes to integrate them into your product mix.
The Future Print Pavilion will feature:
o Live demonstrations
o Free training and educational tutorials
o Industry market projections
o Networking with industry experts
o More than 1,000 prizes.
PLUS: Enter to win a Nintendo® Wii(TM) Friends Bundle and other prizes!
For more on the Future Print Pavilion, check out http://graphexpo.gasc.org/futureprint.cfm.
WIDE FORMAT PAVILION
Manufacturers and suppliers of wide-format ink jet technologies and consumables introduced a spectacular array of new products and equipment in Düsseldorf this year. If you didn't make it to Germany this spring, here's your opportunity to catch these introductions firsthand! Many products will make their U.S. debut in the Wide Format Pavilion and elsewhere on the show floor at GRAPH EXPO. Visit the Wide Format Pavilion for all the latest trends and innovations in this growing area of graphic communications!
For more information, visit http://graphexpo.gasc.org/wideformat08.cfm.
MAILING & FULFILLMENT CENTER
Visit the Mailing & Fulfillment Center at GRAPH EXPO to find the latest production technologies and applications to add value to your clients' projects. From addressing and bar coding, to data processing, folding, labeling, slitting, sorting, stamping, storing/racking, warehousing and more, find everything you need to capture more profit, take more complete control of your production schedules, serve new customers, and offer your customers start-to-finish service for their direct-marketing efforts.
Check it out! A special seminar series produced by the Mailing & Fulfillment Service Association (MFSA) will focus on solving issues faced by mailing and fulfillment centers, and explain how to start offering mailing and fulfillment services. For information on this special seminar track, visit http://graphexpo.gasc.org/seminars.cfm.
For more on the Mailing & Fulfillment Center, see http://graphexpo.gasc.org/mfcenter08.cfm.
Designer's Dream Office Giveaway
Creative pros and designers attending this year's show have the opportunity of a lifetime: a chance to win GRAPH EXPO's Designer's Dream Office Giveaway--a complete package of top-of-the-line hardware and software guaranteed to increase efficiency and take their creativity to new heights!
A $20,000 value, the Designer's Dream Office Giveaway includes:
o The latest fully loaded Mac Pro
o 30" flat screen monitor
o All wireless system components--Bluetooth keyboard, wireless mouse, and network
o The latest flatbed scanner and printer
o A designer's wish-list of the latest software
o An ultra-chic ergonomic workstation--chair and desk
o and more!
In 2008, more than ever, visit more suppliers of products and software specifically for the creative pro! Find out more at http://.www.graphexpo.com.
JDF Works Print Shop Live!
Print from Design to Delivery®
Is the combination of digital printing, Web-to-print, and process automation with JDF the ultimate method for streamlining workflow for maximum print production proficiency? See for yourself at the JDF Works Print Shop Live! With participation from Brams with FOLDRite(TM), Avanti, Kodak and Creo, Horizon, Duplo, and others, the CIP4 Organization is setting up a live print shop designed to show you exactly what can be accomplished with today's technologies. Step up to the counter and start your own print job, then follow it through production to the final printed piece.
JDF Works Print Shop Live! isn't a demonstration of future technology, it's inspiration for printers who want to learn how to compete and maximize profits even in a difficult economy. If you've been looking for answers, JDF Works Print Shop Live! is the place to start.