Board Converting News, September 21, 2020

FTA Announces Details For Fall Virtual Conference Sessions

• Moving Through Reality with Virtual Help: Shining a spotlight on people and companies who are success- fully conducting business despite the obstacles pre- sented by COVID-19 • File Preparation for Successful Print Production: Pre- press techniques to match flexography and digital, and an examination of print samples made with both technologies • Color Management: The Methods & the Madness: Dissecting color experts’ recommendations on how to meet brand owner color expectations and evaluating tools used in today’s color managed workflow • Print Quality Scoring: Friend or Foe?: An inside look at print quality scoring from a brand that requires it, agencies who monitor it, and printers who control it • Promoting Success at the Intersection of Technology & Emotion: How Haney bridges the gap between the aesthetic and technical components of package de- velopment, and how sustainability adds an emotional element with invisible benefits • Delivered through FTA’s Virtual Conference Center, presentations are interactive: Attendees can partici- pate in live polls, ask questions for Q&As, and interact with speakers before and after the event Virtual Fall Conference 2020 registration includes ac- cess to all six session, plus a 10-day Virtual Exhibit Visit . Register by September 28 to receive print samples, a loupe and other resources.

The Flexographic Technical Association (FTA) has an- nounced the session details for Virtual Fall Conference 2020, its fully online, three-day technical conference themed “Collaboration Achieves Perfect Vision.” Through six sessions and more than 20 technical pre- sentations, speakers will explore how design, prepress best practices, color management, plates and pressroom technologies come together to deliver the perfect pack- age. Sessions are scheduled for October 5-7. “Package printing is an essential business. Now, more than ever, brands are relying on their print partners to meet a surging demand for products that are indispens- able to everyday life. And printers are turning to the members of their supply chain for assistance, guidance and support,” said Conference Chair Paul Lancelle of Miraclon Corp. “Virtual Fall Conference 2020’s techni- cal content will focus on collaboration between every- one involved—brands, printers and suppliers—to deliver high-quality print, meet extreme demand and prepare for the future.” The sessions and their descriptions are: • Evaluation, Optimization, Control: The Complete Plate Making Package: Building an approach to adopt ev- er-changing plating technologies when transitioning legacy files, while maintaining process control


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September 21, 2020

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