Print UV Productions has announced the agenda for Print UV 2018, which will take place February 26-28, 2018 at the Encore by Wynn Resort in Las Vegas, Nevada. The event brings hundreds of printers from around the globe together to collaborate and discuss the world of UV printing – from new developments to tried-and-true techniques and everything in between. On Monday evening, February 26, festivities will begin at 6 pm with a Welcome Reception, hosted by the event’s Platinum Sponsors. Attendees will meet and greet, enjoy hearty food and drinks, and have the chance to mingle with Print UV sponsors over the course of the evening.
Tuesday, February 27 will begin with a gourmet breakfast at 8:30 am. At 9:30 am, the official Welcome and Kickoff session commences, followed by the keynote speech, Riding the Wave of UV Technology In Print. After a break at 11 am, a panel discussion on getting the longest life from UV systems will be held, followed by lunch at 12:15 pm. At 1:30 pm, a seminar highlighting cold foil titled Distracted By Something Shiny, Again! will help printers learn the nuances of using cold foil for value-added decorative printing and packaging. At 2:15 pm, an update on the latest developments in LED-UV curing technology will be presented by leading industry experts, followed by a short coffee break will be held. At 3:30 pm, the highly anticipated Plastics Panel will take place. This session is a conference favourite, and one of the most-requested educational opportunities at Print UV. Don’t Drink The Ink: A Food Packaging and Low-Migration Update will start at 4:30 pm and activities will wrap up Tuesday with a Networking Reception at 5:00 pm.
Wednesday, February 28 will start with an 8:30 am breakfast, and will be followed by some brief announcements. Sessions will kick off at 9:45 am with a seminar highlighting LED-UV curing on new, high-speed presses, followed by a presentation titled Adding LED and UV To Our Packaging Arsenal at 10:15 am. At 11:15 am, the official UV Coating Effects session will be held, followed by a session on LED Coating Effects. Lunch is set for 12:15 pm. Wednesday afternoon starts with a session on printing and coating 100% with LED at 1:30 pm, followed by a seminar on implementing LED-UV curing from management’s perspective at 2:15 pm. After a short break, the session Everything is finally working great! Let’s switch UV technologies! will provide insights on new technologies disrupting traditional thinking and practices. The conference ends with closing remarks at 4:15 pm on Wednesday.
Space is limited. Because of its intimate format, Print UV limits the number of attendees – and the event has sold out every year since its inception! So please act now to reserve your space. Those wishing to register or learn more about the Print UV annual conference can visit printuv.com.