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IMI Europe announces conference & course programme for 2016

IMI Europe Ltd has announced its European event programme for 2016.

IMI Europe Ltd has made public its full European conference and course programme for 2016, with three main events in the calendar. In addition to the IMI Europe Inkjet Ink Development Conference, for which the main programme of presentations is now available, IMI Europe has scheduled an edition of its Inkjet Summer School, to be held in Heidelberg, Germany 20-24th June, 2016, and its flagship Digital Print Europe event to be held in Amsterdam, Netherlands on 28th November – 1st December, 2016.

IMI Europe Inkjet Ink Development Conference

13-14th April, 2016

Aquatis Hotel, Lausanne, Switzerland

The IMI Europe Inkjet Ink Development Conference is a two-day technical conference aimed at the inkjet ink development community. The programme for the event is now available online, with presentations from adphos, Air Products, BASF, Buhler, Fujifilm Imaging Colorants, IGM Resins, imageXpert, Malvern Instruments, Microtrac, Pall, RJA Dispersions, University of Leeds and University of Manchester. The conference is divided into sessions on Colorants & Dispersions, Equipment & Techniques, Materials for Inkjet Inks and Processes & Applications, with each session chaired by an industry expert.

IMI Europe Inkjet Summer School

20-24th June, 2016

Heidelberg Print Media Academy, Heidelberg, Germany

With a series of six technical courses, each of 1.5 days duration, the IMI Europe Inkjet Summer School allows developers to get an in depth look at a particular area of technology with leading technical experts in each field. In the lineup for 2016 is the world-famous Inkjet Academy as well as courses on Fluid Dynamics and Acoustics, Digital Textile Printing, Inkjet Ink Characterisation, Inkjet Ink Manufacturing and Jetting Functional Fluids. The Inkjet Ink Characterisation course is a new event for 2016, while the other courses have been run previously, gaining positive feedback from attendees.

IMI Europe Digital Print Europe

28th November – 1st December, 2016

Novotel Amsterdam City Hotel, Amsterdam, Netherlands

Finally, IMI Europe’s end of year conference will be held in Amsterdam from 28th November to 1st December. There will be an edition of the Inkjet Academy, as well as another technical course, followed by the main Inkjet Printing Conference, which will give top level market and technology briefings from industry-leading companies, intended for strategic and business development executives across the industry. Further details will be announced later in the year.

“We are pleased to announce our full conference and course programme for 2016,” commented Dr Tim Phillips, Managing Director IMI Europe. “With a strong line-up of technical courses and strategic conference content, we believe we are well-placed to continue our leading role in the ongoing development of the inkjet digital printing community, which has been such an engine for growth over the last few years.”