The PRINTING United Digital Experience, the most important industry event of the year, which will take place online from October 26th to November 26th. 12 provides companies with comprehensive programs, research, and insights into the latest market trends and areas to consider for future growth and expansion as the industry transitions into 2021. Registration for unrestricted access to the free event will go online shortly. Now save the date in your calendar as: printunited.com.
During the 14-day online experience, attendees will be able to listen to panel discussions on market trends, learn firsthand how companies have dealt with the pandemic and their future plans, and learn how OEMs and suppliers have successfully made the leap in market segments to expand their capabilities expand. As the diversification of market segments continues, attendees can link specific sessions with key Digital Experience sessions to support future business plans.
“We recently asked our 450-strong COVID-19 Print Business Indicators Panel where they see opportunities in the coming years,” says Andy Paparozzi, Chief Economist at PRINTING United Alliance. “Offering a diversified range of products and services was at the top of the list. In fact, a number have told us that diversification was the differentiator for them during the COVID crisis and will be the differentiator long after the crisis ends.
“Every printer should investigate the long-term benefits of diversification. ‘Is it right for me? If so, in which directions? And how do I diversify profitably? ‘Participation in the PRINT United Digital Experience helps answer these critical questions. “
The PRINTING United Digital Experience provides insights from industry leaders Marco Boer and David Zwang who focus on convergence issues in direct printing, commercial printing, digital textile printing, graphic / large format, high speed production inkjet and industrial printing. Shipping and fulfillment as well as packaging.
“One of the many unique aspects of our online event is that each day is focused on a specific industry segment so those who participate can immerse themselves in the latest statistics and trends in that particular area,” said Mark J. Subers, President of PRINT United. “Similar to our live trade fair, where attendees can meander back and forth in OEM and supplier booths to get information, the digital experience helps attendees to determine certain focal points that they want to learn more about. when thinking about future services for their customers.
“When you look closely at the breadth and depth of those who have signed up to present and attend this incredibly community-oriented event, you will find that there really is something for everyone to discover new areas to break into. “
Presented by renowned analyst Lisa Cross, PRINTING United Digital Experience’s opening industry outlook looks at trends in buyer markets, looks at the rise of pandemic products and offers insights into what to expect in 2021. The day one keynote will be presented by IDC’s Tim Greene and will focus on how the COVID-19 pandemic has changed the face of the large format graphics sector and how the industry has responded. Those attending this session can learn more about how they can be part of the industry growth in this segment and how they can benefit from the “new normal”.
Business Management Programming, HR and Government Meetings
PRINT United Digital Experience’s programming outperforms technology-driven education with sessions on HR, environment and safety, government regulations, and marketing and sales. An example of programming in these areas includes:
- COVID-19 Updates and Impact on Your Workforce
Presented by Adriane Harrison, VP, Human Relations Consulting, PRINTING United Alliance
- Air approval for inkjet printing machines
Presented by Gary Jones, Director of Environment, Health, and Safety, PRINTING United Alliance
- Is your security program COVID-19 compliant?
Presented by Marci Kinter, VP, Government and Regulatory Affairs, PRINTING United Alliance
- USPS: The Policy of Logistics and Delivery on Capitol Hill
Presented by Lisbeth Lyons, Vice President for Government and Political Affairs, PRINTING United Alliance
- How to Research New Markets
Presented by David Zwang, Zwang & Co.
Registration for this powerful programming will be available shortly. To save the date for PRINTING United Digital Experience visit: www.printingunited.com.
About PRINTING United Alliance
PRINTING United Alliance is the new company that emerged from the merger of the Specialty Graphic Imaging Association (SGIA) and Printing Industries of America (PIA). As a milestone in the printing industry, SGIA and PIA 2020 officially merged to create the largest and most comprehensive member association for printing and graphics in the United States.
Members now have unparalleled access to excellent education, training, workshops, events, research, government and legislative representation, safety and environmental sustainability guidelines, and resources from the industry’s leading media company – NAPCO Media.
PRINTING United Alliance produces the PRINTING United Expo, the most influential days in print. The comprehensive display of technology and accessories, education, programming and services is presented to the entire industry and represents all market segments in one easily accessible place. In 2020, PRINTING United introduced the PRINTING United Digital Experience. Visit PRINTINGUnited.com for more information.