Print & Beyond to empower delegates for the future of print on 24 February

The eighth edition of the Print & Beyond seminar, organised by KMPA, is all set to take place tomorrow at Holiday Inn, Kochi. Just hours away from the KMPA's annual knowledge seminar, the team and speakers convened at the KMPA office with a shared goal of exploring the evolving landscape of printing and packaging. The pre-event discussion promised a programme with valuable insights and industry expertise.

23 Feb 2024 | By Charmiane Alexander

Over 200 delegates join Print & Beyond on 24 February

Building on its success, Print & Beyond's powerful theme reflects its commitment to member growth. Over 200+ registrations showcase the excitement for this initiative, designed to equip printers with the skills to become product creators in the evolving market.

Louis Francis, president, KMPA, said, "Through mentorship and knowledge sharing, we are building a resilient printing community equipped to thrive in the face of pandemic challenges, technological advancements, and new print opportunities."

Venogopal Nair of Sterling Print House acknowledged the rising number of women attending print seminars, actively seeking knowledge and strategies to propel their businesses forward. 

Nair said, "This initiative promises to be a powerful platform for women's voices and a testament to their growing influence in the industry."

Raju N Kutty, chairman, Print & Beyond 2024, emphasised meticulous research and theme selection for Print & Beyond, making it one of the industry's most relevant annual conferences. 

Kutty said, "As an association, our commitment goes beyond our responsibilities, it's a commitment to the industry itself. We believe in the enduring power of print and are committed to its development, not just our bottom line."

Talking to Ramu Ramanathan, editor of PrintWeek and WhatPackaging?, Raju N Kutty and Venugopal Nair shared some exciting highlights of the event scheduled for tomorrow.

The day-long program features interactive sessions and insightful presentations from industry leaders and young entrepreneurs. 

Experts like Arvind Sekhar of Sai Packaging, Sahil Rao of Unbox, Anuj Bhargava of Kumar Labels, and Prof Rajendrakumar Anayath will offer practical insights and actionable strategies.

The seminar serves as a tribute to the late Jose Joseph, the founder of Printers Castle, whose immense contributions continue to inspire the association and the industry.