Seminar: The Print Economy and Innovation

Antalis Leeds



9.30am Arrival and refreshments

10.00am Introductions

10.15am GUEST SPEAKER: Chris Jones, Novalia

‘Printing The Consumer Experience’

Novalia is an award-winning team pushing the boundaries in interactive print. They have developed a versatile, patented, technology platform that combines touch-sensitive, conductive ink & traditional print technology with low-cost micro-controllers for high value, volume applications. Chris will provide an introduction to Novalia, to the technology behind conductive print, and some examples of applications they have carried out for clients to connect print with digital and some of the research they are involved with.


11.00am Coffee and networking

11.30am GUEST SPEAKER: Kyle Jardine, BPIF (Research and Information Manager & Manager NI)

‘The Printing Outlook’

With 20 years of industry experience, Kyle has been the author of three main BPIF benchmarking industry survey reports and his research and analysis is often utilised by suppliers, investors and wider industry stakeholders and other related trade bodies.

His presentation covers the latest headline statistics on the Print Economy, its current path and sectoral performance. A selected summary from the latest Printing Outlook (the BPIF’s quarterly state of trade survey) and putting Brexit into context in the UK Printing Industry.


12.15pm Lunch and networking

1.30pm Close

With a wide range of leading brands of Visual Communications products now stocked in our Leeds branch, you will also have the opportunity to tour the facilities we have including state-of-the-art conversion, collections service and our expert local team.

With limited places available, register quick to avoid dissappointment.

We look forward to seeing you.