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NPES sponsors 'Global Opportunities in Packaging' conference in Brazil

March 17, 2017

Print leaders focused on the Brazilian marketplace will convene for the program on April 6.

NPES The Association for Suppliers of Printing, Publishing and Converting Technologies will sponsor a timely conference to explore the "Global Opportunities in Packaging" on April 6, 2017, in São Paulo, Brazil. Following the past successes of NPES educational programs conducted in Brazil, India and Indonesia, print leaders focused on the Brazilian marketplace will convene for the program to be conducted with ANconsulting and APS Feiras & Eventos.

More than 100 industry leaders are expected to participate in the conference to be held from 9:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. in the auditorium of the Senai Barueri José Mindlin School.

The recently released NPES study, "Worldwide Market for Print 2.0: Global Opportunities in Packaging," produced by the Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU), will provide the backdrop of essential information for the opening presentation led by Hamilton Costa, NPES Latin America director and president of ANconsulting.

Next up, a lively panel discussion moderated by Bruno Cialone, president, Associação Brasileira de Tecnologia Gráfica (ABTG) and welcoming company panelists: Congraf, PTC and Art Print, will delve into the future of printed packaging with a current outlook and insights on the highly competitive and rapidly changing Brazilian marketplace.

Rounding out the program, Gisela Schulzinger, president, ABRE-The Brazilian Packaging Technology group, will illustrate her presentation topic, "New Times Require New Attitudes," with actual case studies from global vendors.

The conference is supported also by the Brazilian Flexographic Technical Association (ABFLEXO), Brazilian Association of Industrial Graphics in São Paulo (ABIGRAF-SP), Association of Manufacturers and Agents for Equipment and Supplies for the Brazilian Graphic Industry (AFEIGRAF), Printing Technology Brazilian Association (ABTG), SENAI School, ExpoPrint Latin America 2018, ExpoPrint Digital and Conver Expo Latin America.

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