What is the Inkjet Summit?
The Inkjet Summit is a strategic business forum for print
providers, corporate executives, and vendors focused on inkjet
solutions. An invited audience of senior-level inkjet
decision-makers from large and midsize print providers and
corporate enterprises will join leading suppliers and industry
thought leaders to discuss the ground-breaking solutions to help
inkjet become a business driver within their organizations.
Building on the success of this meeting we envision a new community
of committed industry leaders who can advance the adoption and use
of inkjet technologies in new and exciting ways.
Why is this event different from other printing industry
The Inkjet Summit will assemble all key players, including user
organizations, technology manufacturers, software providers and
supplies vendors. The goal of this meeting is to bring these
leaders together to formalize relationships across all elements of
the supply chain in new and exciting ways in order to further
advance the use of inkjet technologies in critical market segments.
Rather than just another tradeshow or exhibition, INKJET SUMMIT is
focused on building relationships so all members in these complex
ecosystems can better understand and advance their needs.
What are the main benefits of attending?
- The 2 1/2 day agenda is centered on scheduled meetings between
attending executives and sponsors, including case study
presentations and one-on-one meetings for follow-up product and
partnership discussions. Industry analysts will address and give
general sessions and will be available for one-on-one meetings with
- Peer exchange sessions, industry roundtables and daily
networking activities will also be featured.
- Accelerate your strategic knowledge of available inkjet
applications and capabilities for three key segments within the
inkjet landscape: Transaction/Transpromo, Direct Mail/Marketing,
- Accomplish months' worth of high-level meetings, expert
insights and peer networking in just 2 1/2 days.
- Get a concentrated overview of the next generation of inkjet
technology-and give direct feedback to sponsors on their
technologies, applications and services.
Who should attend?
Attendance is by invitation only. Both Executives
(attendees/buyers) and Vendors are invited to participate in the
INKJET SUMMIT based on their fit and demand for their presence.
Attendees undergo a pre-qualification process. Once qualified, all
executives will receive a full participation package. Executives
will include a cross-industry, senior group of executives and
industry professionals from both print providers and corporate user
organizations including In-Plant Managers and Data Center Managers
Leaders overseeing the selection and implementation of inkjet
technology and solutions.
Key segments to be represented by executives at the exchange
will include Transaction/Transpromo, Direct Mail/Marketing, Books,
General Commercial Print, In-Plant, Magazines, and
Catalogs. Although these segments represent a tremendous
amount of volume today, Inkjet Summit will also cover other
specialty and emerging opportunities.
Which topics will be addressed?
At the general sessions, industry experts will address the
inkjet market forecast, trends and management best practices,
applications and implementation for today's technology world. The
event will consist of end-user delivered sessions designed to help
executives assess and select the right solutions and better
understand which vendors align with their strategic vision. Content
will be constructed in an objective, educational and
supplier-neutral way. In addition to the general sessions, the
program will also include very loosely engineered/peer-driven
discussions that foster the meaningful and in depth exchange of
ideas between executives. Boardrooms and Case Studies will feature
an interactive format where sponsors, executives and industry
thought leaders can exchange information, ideas and real-world
What is a Boardroom/Case Study?
Sponsors have the opportunity to deliver a "Case Study"
presentation to the executive attendees in a private "Boardroom"
type of setting. These presentations are not sales pitches or
product demonstrations. Sponsors will discuss a specific client
they work with, their objectives and issues they faced, and how the
sponsor worked with them to overcome those issues and assisted them
with their inkjet strategy. It is an opportunity to engage a
small/focused audience in an interactive and problem-solving
What is a one-to-one meeting?
A pre-arranged, private, sit-down meeting to discuss your
challenges, requirements and discussing if there are any business
matches between buyer and seller.
Are there other opportunities to network at the event
beyond 1:1 meetings?
Yes. You can meet with them during luncheons, dinners and other
What do I need to bring?
We take care of your hotel, transfers, meals and functions.
Bring your business cards and your laptop or other items you
What do I wear?
The dress code is business casual.
How much does it cost to attend?
There is no charge for qualified executives to participate. If
you qualify to attend, you will receive complimentary event
registration, travel arrangements, hotel accommodations, meals and
social events. The event will be limited to a select number of
executives. Executives are encouraged to secure their place as soon
I'm interested in attending, but how do I qualify for my
Please contact Lisa Jones at firstname.lastname@example.org .
Qualified executives will be confirmed and receive additional
information regarding the Inkjet Summit.