Maximizing Profit from Wide-Format Printing.
Newton, MA (PRWEB) May 29, 2008
Lyra Research (http://www.lyra.com), the digital imaging authority, is pleased to announce that Bertrand Cerisier, vice president and director of marketing for Xerox Europe's Office Group, will be the keynote speaker at the Lyra Europe Imaging Conference, which will be held June 18-19, 2008 in Amsterdam, The Netherlands. Cerisier was appointed to his current position with Xerox in 2005 and is directly responsible for product marketing, pricing, communications, tactical programs, promotions, and budgets. He joined Xerox in 1986 and, during a career with the company that has spanned 21 years, has held various other sales, marketing, and management positions.
Office Printing Highlights
The office printing segment of the conference includes three presentations. Ann Priede, vice president of Lyra's publications group, will begin this segment with a presentation titled "Redefining the Office Printing Environment: Pages and Hardware." She will discuss worldwide printer and copier trends; printers versus copiers versus MFPs; A3 versus A4; and color in the office. Larry Jamieson will reveal results of recent primary market research covering Europe, the Middle East, and Africa, sharing insight from new printer, MFP, and copier market research data and analysis that compares user behavior at small and medium-size enterprises in Eastern Europe versus Western Europe. Wouter Koelewijn, CEO of X-Solutions, will finish the office printing segment with his presentation, "Maintaining Control of Document Workflow."
Wide-Format and Graphic Arts Highlights
Josep Tarradas, large-format commercial RSP lab manager for the Large Format Division at HP, will start off the wide-format portion of the agenda. His presentation will focus on "Tackling Environmental Issues with New Printing Technologies." The second presentation in this segment is from Andrew Stewart, director of sales and marketing at Ilford Imaging Switzerland. Stewart's presentation will cover "Maximizing Profit from Wide-Format Printing." Charles LeCompte, president of Lyra Research, will answer the question "Did Ink Jet Emerge at Drupa?" His presentation will feature Lyra's insight on announcements and strategies revealed at this recent event.
Conference Blog Coverage
We are pleased to announce that printing and imaging expert and Hard Copy Observer columnist, Jim Lyons, will be providing commentary on the conference's presentations during the event. Be sure to visit his blog at JimLyonsObservations.com.
How to Register
Attendees are urged to register immediately. Early registrations indicate a capacity audience at the premier Lyra Europe Imaging Conference. To register by phone, call Sandy Tobin at +1-617-454-2612 or, to register online, please visit http://www.lyra.com/europe. The conference registration fee is $1,295 per attendee. Companies that register groups of five are entitled to a 20 percent discount.
Drupa Attendees Save $200
We are pleased to offer Drupa attendees a $200 USD discount off their registration for the Lyra Europe Imaging Conference ($1,095 USD registration fee after discount). To receive this discount, enter "DRUPA" in the discount code field of the online registration form, or mention the code when registering by telephone. Drupa attendees can save even more by combining their savings with group discounts of 20 percent for registering groups of five. (You may be asked for verification of your participation at Drupa.)
Sponsor the Conference
Lyra Research is proud to announce that Global Graphics Software is supporting the 2008 Lyra Europe Conference as the 2008 Lyra Worldwide Conferences Sponsor. Global Graphics Software also lent marquee sponsorship support to the 2008 Lyra Imaging Symposium held in Rancho Mirage, California in January and the 2008 Tokyo Imaging Conference held in February. Software Imaging will also be the Amsterdam conference's tote-bag sponsor.
The sponsorship opportunities at Lyra's inaugural Europe Imaging Conference offer unmatched, high-profile visibility to deliver your message to a select group of industry decision makers. The cost of sponsorship at the conference is affordable to ensure satisfaction and maximum ROI. Download our informative sponsorship prospectus here to consider how a sponsorship will strengthen your visibility, enhance your positioning, and create new prospects for your firm. For more information, please call Sandy Tobin at +1-617-454-2612, or send an e-mail to [email protected] Call now to maximize sponsorship benefit time lines!
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