11 APR 2018, AFTERNOON SESSIONS 14:00-17:00
INTRODUCTION TO INKJET, chaired by Johannes Renner (iPrint) and Steve Knight (TheIJC)
For those new to inkjet this is an excellent introduction to the background and terminology. Printhead operation, ink types and typical applications are among the covered topics. Workshop includes practical demonstrations using one of the training rigs from The Inkjet Training Programme.
DIGITAL TEXTILE PRINTING: STATUS QUO, PRESENT AND FUTURE, chaired by Prof. Hitoshi Ujiie (Jefferson) and Prof. Marc Van Parys (TexZeppelin/Unitex)
This workshop is designed to discuss and share information on current affairs of digital textile printing. It is an open forum discussion, based on active participations of the attendants for the topics including the latest development of colorants, fabric preparations, fixation and finishing, textile supply chains, workflow optimization, etc. The goal of the session is to identify current pain points for the industry and to provide the potential answers and solutions to improve the digital textile printing industry market.