Don't miss the Africa Print Expo expo, taking place next week from 7-9 September in Johannesburg at the Gallagher Convention Centre.
Visitors to the expo can look forward to a diverse group of industry experts and leaders who will address various topics related to the wide format and digital printing industries. The educational programme on offer will explore different industry themes and topics from colour management and workflow, to garment printing workshops and vehicle wrapping, which will be shown live at the popular Speed Wrap Challenge. The programme will be filled with industry specialists and manufacturers covering technical know-how, trends and market opportunities.
2016 expo features include:
Printing SA conference
This one day conference, taking place on 7 September 2016 at the Gallagher Convention Centre, will be your dedicated event to source the latest industry information, gain insights into market knowledge and be inspired by leading industry professionals. During this paid-for conference, you will also have free access to the FESPA Africa, Sign Africa and Africa Print expo, where you can see the latest technological solutions for wide format digital printing, screen printing, signage, textile printing, garment decoration and more. Visit www.printingsa.org for more information. Tickets: Printing SA Members: R530 and Non-members: R590.
Enquire and book your seat at: firstname.lastname@example.org or 083 268 6868
3D Print Zone
Visit the 3D Print Zone in hall 2 and see how you can make customised promotional items, prototypes and more. Stand a chance to win a 3D printed sculpture by artist Allan Hallett. Everyone is welcome to participate. No booking is required. There is no cost.
Daily Debate Zone
There will be a daily debate discussion every day from 3-4pm opposite the FESPA and Printing SA booth. Everyone is welcome to participate. No booking is required. There is no cost.
There will be CorelDRAW workshops, which are free of charge, hosted by industry specialists covering the technical aspects, plus you can join in and ask questions.
10h30-11h15 on 7, 8 & 9 September, hall 1
– Vehicle Wrapping Simplified: grow your business by understanding the vehicle wrapping process.
– CorelDRAW: 8 key steps in the vehicle wrapping process and CorelDRAW tools used in vehicle wrapping.
11h30-12h30 on 7, 8 & 9 September, hall 1
Corel Power Hour – Top tips for graphics professionals.
14h00-14h45 on 7, 8 & 9 September, hall 1
– Preparing Vehicle Wrapping Artwork: CorelDRAW tips and tricks.
– How to speed up and stay accurate.
These sessions are open to all visitors without reservation or cost.
T Shirt and Bag Print Zone
This garment feature will be a hands-on workshop where printers can learn different techniques to decorate garments. These comprise of heat transfers, direct-to-garment (DTG) and screen printing applications, including discharge and special effects, all taught by T shirt print guru, Jeff Moss. Come along and gain fantastic tips on how to take your garment decoration techniques to the next level.
This Zone is open to all visitors without reservation or cost.
The Africa Print Expo is co-locateed with FESPA Africa, Sign Africa and Africa LED. For more information, or to pre-register online, please visit: www.AfricaPrintExpo.com.