This year’s education program is packed with 50+ inspirational and innovative sessions, presented in a variety of learning formats, including seminars, hands-on labs, luncheon sessions and panel discussions. New to Print 18 are special exhibit floor guided tours led by teams of industry experts. These tours follow topic-specific programmes in the Exhibit Hall Learning Experience Theatre and run each day of the event.
“Our education line up this year addresses the biggest challenges facing our industry today, including business growth, workforce development, and staying competitive,” said Thayer Long, APTech president. “We are aligning the educational programming at Print 18 with enhanced networking opportunities and new technology areas to help drive the entire value chain on a path to success.”
Learning Experience sessions are geared toward helping attendees grow their businesses, learn new skills, discover fresh marketing approaches, boost productivity, improve operations, and pick up new sales tips. The educational programmes cover subjects that address the top-level challenges facing the industry, with topics falling into six critical areas. These categories and representative session titles in each area include:
Big Picture — Reviewing the Industry, Economy, Corporate Culture and the Future
Is This the Tipping Point for Digital Printing in Commercial Print?
Romano’s State of the Industry
Business/Executive Development — Leadership Guidance for Owners and Managers
Using Data Driven Management to Run Your Business
Hiring the Next Generation of Print Leaders
How it’s Done — In-Depth and Hands-on for the How-to Type
Mastering the Creative Suite CC
Waze for Variable Projects: Mapping to Success
Opportunities and Markets — Where to Expand Your Business
Cloud-based Business Opportunities– Rethinking Web-to-Print
Industrial Inkjet 2.0: Moving on to Another Level
Printing Operations — Getting Production Done Better and Faster
Key Elements in Postage Discounts: The Basics of Work Sharing
How to Build a World Class End-to-End Supply Chain
Sales and Marketing — Actionable Advice on Reaching or Creating Customers
Sales Management: Compensation That Works
The Modern Buyer Requires a Modern Seller
Attendees interested in continuing an active, lively and memorable education experience with fellow attendees and speakers are encouraged to explore the Learning Experience Lounge, located just outside the seminar rooms.
Attendees can register for one, two or three day seminar packages, or choose the all-inclusive package to take advantage of the full Learning Experience seminar programme.
For details, visit PRINTevent.com.