Industry Events

2016
December
8-11
FESPA Eurasia

The Federation of European Screen Printers Associations (FESPA) brings this specialty print exhibition back to the CNR Expo exhibition centre in Istanbul, Turkey, for its fourth edition. The event will cover 20,000 m2 (215,278 sf) across two halls, dedicated to wide-format digital and screenprinting, signage, textile printing and garment decoration. In addition to showcasing international manufacturers’ brands, there will be a signage demonstration area, vehicle wrapping competition and a separate digital textile conference.

2017
Special Event February
1-3
Inkjet Printing Conference

The Information Management Institute (IMI) presents the annual Inkjet Printing Conference, now in its 26th year, at the Florida Hotel & Conference Center in Orlando, Fla.. With a combination of presentations from industry leaders, displays by leading inkjet companies, a suppliers forum and networking events, the 2017 conference will focus on profit opportunities fostered by advances in technology and rapidly expanding markets.

February
15-17
FESPA Asia

The Federation of European Screen Printers Associations’ (FESPA’s) 2017 exhibition, to be held at Thailand’s Bangkok International Trade and Exhibition Centre (BITEC), is set to be the Southeast Asian region’s largest and most comprehensive event of the year for digital wide-format printing, screenprinting and textile printing, featuring more than 100 exhibiting companies, including international technology and consumables brands. Visitors can register online for free admission to the show and its seminar sessions.

April
6-8
Graphics Canada

Graphics Canada, the country’s largest, longest-running showcase for the graphic communications and printing industries, returns to the International Centre in Mississauga, Ont., sponsored by the Printing Equipment & Supply Dealers’ Association of Canada (PESDA). Network with industry professionals, discover the latest trends, compare live equipment running side-by-side and learn where the opportunities are.

April
19-22
International Sign Expo

The International Sign Association’s (ISA’s) annual International Sign Expo, the largest gathering of sign and graphics professionals, returns in 2017 to the Mandalay Bay Convention Center in Las Vegas, Nev. Join some 20,000 of your industry colleagues and explore the nearly 600 suppliers who come together for this event, where you can find everything you need to be successful in the sign and graphics industry, including wide-format printing, digital signage, substrates, light-emitting diodes (LEDs), vehicle wrapping and more.

April
25-27
InPrint USA

Mack Brooks Exhibitions brings its Industrial Print Show (InPrint) to North America for the first time, showcasing equipment, tools and services for printing on metal, plastics, foils, textiles, glass, ceramics and wood, among other substrates. The show, to be hosted in Orlando, Fla., will offer free educational presentations, networking receptions and access to the Global Industrial Inkjet Conference and the International Converting Exhibition (ICE).

May
8-12
FESPA Global Expo

The Federation of European Screen Printers Associations’ (FESPA’s) 2017 Global Expo will take place over five days in Hamburg, Germany, covering 10 halls at the Messe Hamburg exhibition centre. In addition to digital printing and screenprinting, the expo will encompass the European Sign Expo, FESPA Textile and Printeriors. Typically, FESPA’s Global Expo attracts more than 20,000 visitors from more than 100 countries, making it a truly international event.

Special Event June
5-7
ICX Summit

The 2017 Interactive Customer Experience (ICX) Summit will be held in partnership with the ICX Association (ICXA) at the Four Seasons Resort and Club Dallas at Las Colinas, located between Dallas and Fort Worth, Texas. The event’s focus will span such technologies as digital signage, self-service kiosks, interactive mirrors, transparent displays, omni-channel communications, mobile payments and many emerging applications.

June
14-16
InfoComm Show

InfoComm International, a trade association representing the North American commercial audiovisual (AV) and information communications (IC) industry, will rotate its annual exposition and conference back to the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, Fla., for 2017. This trade show will feature the latest digital signage networking, content creation, display and projection systems, among other technologies.

October
10-12
SGIA Expo

The Specialty Graphic Imaging Association (SGIA) brings big imaging to the bayou with its 2017 expo in New Orleans, La. Tens of thousands of the industry’s most qualified signmaking, digital imaging, commercial printing and garment decoration professionals are expected to attend, with the opportunity to explore innovative products, technologies, software, supplies, equipment, methodologies and applications.