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Four-Day Technical Track to Enhance Your Printing Process

May 5-8 | Hilton New Orleans Riverside | New Orleans

Showcasing the best flexographic technologies of the 21st century, Forum 2019 will host nine technically focused sessions filled with a variety of project demos, panel discussions and detailed presentations given by 50+ of the most knowledgeable experts in the industry.

Learn about the most common quality concerns of consumer product companies (CPCs) as advised by the Brand Owners Council, watch as industry experts conduct a project simulating common print defects and the proper corrective actions taken, discover updates on completed FQC projects, hear from leading prepress software companies as they educate attendees on their latest technologies and so much more.

Forum 2019 Session Topics Will Include:

How direct print companies can transition from brown-box to multi-color printing.

A roundtable discussion with the Brand Owners Council will help printers better align themselves with customer expectations.

The latest developments in lenticular printing, anti-counterfeiting and product coding.

A project that simulates common print defects and addresses corrective actions to fix them.

The FQC will give in-depth updates on completed projects, 2018 student scholarship recipient projects and the Phoenix Challenge-winning team projects.

Flexography 101 and 102 will address the fundamentals of FIRST post-optimization and characterization to process improvement methodologies.

Leading prepress software developers will demonstrate the latest industry technologies using a live printrun.

Experts will judge the printed project from the live printrun using the FTA Excellence in Flexography Awards judging criteria.

Online Registration Is Closed

Register for INFOFLEX 2019 on-site in New Orleans, beginning May 4.

See the Forum 2019 Schedule

Plan your time in New Orleans.

Learn About Forum 2019’s Sessions

Details on speakers and presentations.

Forum & INFOFLEX 2019 Are Sponsored by

Forum 2019’s Chair and Co-Chair

Chair

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Ann Michaud

Co-Chair

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Hank Welter

“The Forum 2019 leadership committee is already actively preparing for the event. We are excited about bringing together another talented group of industry experts to create what we hope to be a valuable agenda for all printers and industry members. Forum 2019 will be another great opportunity to learn, share experiences and network with our industry colleagues. See you in New Orleans in May!”

Ann Michaud, Forum 2019 chair

Read FLEXO Magazine’s Q&A with Ann and Hank →

INFOFLEX 2019

INFOFLEX 2019

Entering its 37th year, INFOFLEX is still North America’s premier event for all segments of the package printing and converting industry. Visitors from 25 different countries will travel the globe to walk all nine aisles over the course of two days in New Orleans, seeking out new products, innovative solutions and trending technologies showcased by nearly 240 different companies. These visitors are printers representing 10 different segments, key decision-makers ready to make meaningful connections with innovative suppliers.

Learn more about INFOFLEX 2019 →

Forum 2019 Accommodations

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Visit the Crown Jewel of New Orleans—the French Quarter—to mix Bourbon Street fun with century-old restaurants. Dance all night to the sound of the city’s heartbeat as live jazz, brass and R&B plays throughout the local dives and music venues every night. The city is rich in history, has a deep love for food and is a one-of-a-kind culture.

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Thank You to Forum & INFOFLEX 2019’s Sponsors

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