Newton, MA (PRWEB) October 15, 2010 —
Lyra Research, the digital imaging authority (http://www.lyra.com), is partnering with IMI Europe to present the 2010 Lyra Commercial Ink Jet Supplies Seminar. This half-day event will lead off IMI’s 18th Annual European Ink Jet Printing Conference (http://www.imieurope.com/). Speakers from Lyra, Eastman Kodak Company, Mitsubishi HiTec Paper Bielefeld GmbH, and Océ Printing Systems GmbH will examine the size, scope, evolution, and future potential of the commercial ink jet printer supplies market. The seminar will be held Wednesday, October 27, from 9:00 a.m. through 12:30 p.m. Registration begins at 8:00 a.m. at the Sheraton Lisboa Hotel and Spa in Lisbon, Portugal.
Event attendees will receive unique and timely insight into overall market direction, ink and media supplies trends, application developments, and new technologies. The 2010 Lyra Commercial Ink Jet Supplies Seminar is the ideal event for OEM and supplies executives, product marketing directors and development leaders, product sales and marketing teams, strategic business development directors, market intelligence specialists, and technology and engineering managers who are interested in identifying market growth opportunities and meeting new industry connections.
Commenting on the seminar, Frank Stefansson, Lyra’s CEO and executive vice president, said, “It is a pleasure to join forces with IMI Europe to offer such a compelling event combination. Major OEMs and ink, media, and print-head suppliers are recognizing the potential of commercial ink jet technology, and they are working together to advance the market. The seminar presents us with the chance to share our knowledge and insight into the significant role that commercial ink jet printing will play in the future growth of the digital imaging industry. It is our goal to provide attendees with unmatched business intelligence regarding the commercial ink printing supplies market and fresh ideas to help businesses maximize their performance.”
Specifically, the seminar will examine the following:
- top trends and applications in the commercial ink jet continuous-feed market;
- standards, advancements, and challenges related to commercial ink jet printing and the environment;
- ink jet solutions for industrial printing;
- the OEM perspective regarding ink jet supplies; and
- the impact of continuous-feed technology on business-form printers and the influence of plain paper on the commercial ink jet market.
The following Lyra presenters will speak at the event:
- Charles LeCompte, president; and
- Peter Mayhew, director of Lyra Research Europe.
Leading industry speakers will include the following:
- Don Allred, director of business development, ink jet printing solutions, Graphic Communications Group, Eastman Kodak Company;
- Nevelle Bower, area sales manager, digital imaging, Mitsubishi HiTec Paper Bielefeld GmbH; and
- Engelbert Stranegger, director of business development ink jet technology, Océ Printing Systems GmbH.
Registration is limited for this pre-show event. The registration fee is approximately $435 (in U.S. currency). To register for this event, please visit http://www.imieurope.com/.
Charles LeCompte to Lead Off IMI’s 18th Annual European Ink Jet Printing Conference
In addition to delivering a presentation at the 2010 Lyra Commercial Ink Jet Supplies Seminar, Lyra President Charles LeCompte will lead off the opening session of IMI’s 18th Annual European Ink Jet Printing Conference with a discussion titled, “Ink Jet Insight: Market Trends, Challenges, and Attitudes.” During his presentation, which is scheduled for Wednesday, October 27, at 2:00 p.m., he will deliver an overview of ink jet hardware, ink, and media, as well as insight into the trends and challenges that ink jet vendors are encountering. He will also provide highlights from Lyra’s most recent home and office ink jet printing surveys, which include coverage of the U.S. and European, Middle Eastern, and African (EMEA) markets.
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