Special Presentations

Print World 2012’s conference program is our best ever, with a full range of keynote addresses, special presentations, forums, case studies and seminars to inspire you and help you thrive.

Be sure to visit this page for updates as we add to the conference program, or subscribe to Print World News e-newsletter to stay informed.

Read our complete program below, then click any “register” button to select your choices.

Free with your Print World show registration

Print World has added these special presentations in 2012 to provide you with printing industry insights you won’t get anywhere else. Access to these special keynote presentations is free with your regular show admission… but you must sign-up to ensure seating.

Josh Ramsbottom
Josh Ramsbottom

P1  Special Presentation
Finding Opportunities for Growth

Josh Ramsbottom, Director, Centre for Excellence in Print Media, Norquest College, Edmonton

Sunday, Nov. 18, 11 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.

Josh Ramsbottom will deliver his findings from original research on the Canadian printing industry, identifying key trends in production, employment and productivity, particularly in comparison with the wider manufacturing industry. What’s key is how these broader trends will impact the printing industry and affect its growth potential. Ramsbottom will use his findings to offer a roadmap of opportunities for that growth. A must-attend for print-industry leaders.

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Frank Romano
Frank Romano

P2  Special Presentation
Drupa Review: What Will Fly; What Will Flop

Frank Romano, Professor Emeritus, Rochester Institute of Technology, and world-renowned industry guru

Sunday, Nov. 18, 2 – 3:30 p.m.

Frank Romano, internationally renowned for his deep knowledge of the print industry, returns to Print World for a special presentation to help you make investment decisions. Frank will deliver a no-nonsense, insightful review based on his take of the technology presented at Drupa. He’ll tell you what was buzz-worthy, assess what will fly and what will flop as the equipment hits the commercialization phase, and tell you some of the lessons from Drupa that everyone should take away.

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Print Possibilities Theatre
Free with your Print World show registration
NEW at Print World, the Print Possibilities Theatre is where the entire print and design community will get inspired about the advantages of print—and specifically, new products, technology or services.
Seeing is believing, and at the Print Possibilities Theatre, you’ll find new solutions from innovative vendors to create new business.
Click here for more information—free access with your Print World show registration.
Exhibitors: Contact us for information about presenting in the Print Possibilities Theatre.

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