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VIRTUAL FOR 2020 • September 14, 15, 17, 22

Agenda

+ Monday, September 14

  • 2:00 pm
    2:10 pm
    Welcome & Opening Remarks
    • Steve Duccilli
      Conference Co-Chair | Executive Vice President
      Wide-Format and Industrial Printing, NAPCO Media
  • 2:10 pm
    2:40 pm
    Opening Keynote: State of the Industry, Trends & New Developments

    A look at market trends, run size trending, brand owner preferences, dynamics and impacts.

    • Steve Duccilli
      Conference Co-Chair | Executive Vice President
      Wide-Format and Industrial Printing, NAPCO Media
  • 2:45 pm
    3:45 pm
    Keynote Panel: Four Inkjet Success Stories

    Four keynote sponsor executive video testimonials followed by live interviews with lighthouse accounts from each keynote sponsor.

    • Denise M. Gustavson
      Editor-in-Chief
      Wide-format Impressions

+ Tuesday, September 15

  • 11:00 am
    11:30 am
    The Wide-format Landscape in the New Normal

    Despite short-term disruptions across many of the markets for wide-format graphics, there are reasons to believe that brands and other buyers will rely on graphics like never before in the wake of the pandemic. How will these changes affect your needs in technology moving forward, and how do you adjust your roadmap to navigate the capital investment decision?

    • Mark Hanley
      President
      IT Strategies
  • 11:40 am
    12:40 am
    Case Study Presentations

    In 20-minute case study sessions, solution providers and their end-user customers discuss challenges faced, strategy, implementation, outcome, and the future.

  • 12:45 pm
    1:15 pm
    Who Buys Wide-format - Uncovering Key Trends in Buyer Industries

    Sign and display graphics are a critical communication tools across industries. This session, based off a NAPCO Research survey of buyers of wide-format printing, will identify trends, demands, and requirements in key industries that purchase products produced on wide-format printing devices.

    • Nathan Safran
      Vice President, Research
      NAPCO Media
  • 1:30 pm
    3:35 pm
    Solution Showcase & Meeting Zone

+ Thursday, September 17

  • 11:00 am
    11:30 am
    Wide-format Users...Understanding the Inkjet Implementation Process

    Once you have purchased a wide-format solution what are the other decisions that need to be made? What are the key challenges that need to be addressed to guarantee a smooth implementation process?

    • Eric Zimmerman
      Director of Wide Format Printing
      Keypoint Intelligence
  • 11:30 am
    11:40 am
    Transition to Case Study Presentations
  • 11:40 am
    12:50 am
    Case Study Presentations

    In 20-minute case study sessions, solution providers and their end-user customers discuss challenges faced, strategy, implementation, outcome, and the future.

  • 1:00 pm
    1:30 pm
    Investment - The Business/Marketing Plan

    It’s easy to get excited by “speeds and feeds” when evaluating potential equipment purchases, but the most important – and most often overlooked – factor of success is the plan. Consider how this investment will impact your business plan. If it takes you into new markets and applications, map out exactly how you will sell and market your new capabilities.

    • Tim Greene
      Research Director
      IDC
  • 1:30 pm
    3:35 pm
    Solution Showcase & Meeting Zone

+ Tuesday, September 22

  • 11:00 am
    11:30 am
    Segment Specific Deep Dive Breakout Sessions
  • 11:30 am
    11:40 am
    Transition to Case Study Presentations
  • 11:40 am
    12:50 pm
    Case Study Presentations

    In 20-minute case study sessions, solution providers and their end-user customers discuss challenges faced, strategy, implementation, outcome, and the future.

  • 1:00 pm
    1:25 pm
    Conference Wrap Up and Key Takeaways
    • Denise M. Gustavson
      Editor-in-Chief
      Wide-format Impressions
    • Eric Zimmerman
      Director of Wide Format Printing
      Keypoint Intelligence
    • Mark Hanley
      President
      IT Strategies
    • Steve Duccilli
      Conference Co-Chair | Executive Vice President
      Wide-Format and Industrial Printing, NAPCO Media
    • Tim Greene
      Research Director
      IDC
  • 1:30 pm
    3:35 pm
    Solution Showcase & Meeting Zone
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