Asia Print Expo, targeting screen, textile and digital wide format print, takes place from February 21 to 23 at the BITEC exhibition centre in Bangkok, Thailand.
With more than 50 companies exhibiting, the show offers visitors a chance to discover the latest products and technologies from leading players in the speciality print market. It also features free educational and interactive show highlights, reflecting the latest industry trends and market intelligence.
World Wrap Masters Asia sees the best wrappers from around the region wrapping vehicles and other items such as helmets, using vinyl from event partner Hexis, competing for the title of World Wrap Master Asia 2019. Still open for entries, the contest will send its winner to the World Wrap Masters Final at the Fespa Global Print Expo in Munich, Germany in May.
Visitors can discuss all aspects of wrapping with professional wrap experts. Click here for more details about the competition.
Print Make Wear Asia focuses on fashion textiles, garments and printed accessories, taking the form of a live production environment highlighting every step in the screen and digital print production process, from initial design to finished product. Looking to address the rising interest in garment production and printing, Print Make Wear Asia will showcase end to end workflows consistent with a real garment production environment. With a focus on sustainability and speciality screen printing, partner Vastex will show the latest in manual screen printing presses and drying, together with Easyway Systems, who will demonstrate screen printing reclamation equipment. Visitors to the feature can engage directly with experts to exchange experiences and share knowledge in the interests of a more sustainable fashion value chain, as well as attend practical workshops on current screen printing techniques.
Visitors can attend a diverse range of seminars covering screen, digital and textile printing, as well as environmental issues and sustainability, running every day from 11am.
Local marketing experts will deliver daily keynote addresses, including a presentation from chief executive and founder of Steps Academy, Nuttawee Tantisajjatham on the first day of the exhibition. Tantisajjatham, one of Thailand’s leading digital marketing speakers and a trainer and consultant for several major global brands, will discuss social media and digital marketing trends. Other seminars will focus on start-up businesses, offering advice on how to grow your business using print technologies and how to identify opportunities within the market. Technical seminars will also run through the event. Click here to see the full conference programme
Roz Guarnori, exhibitions director at Fespa, says, “We have several interactive features for visitors attending this year’s Asia Print Expo with the aim to inspire print service providers and encourage them to think about how they can diversify their business. With these exhibition features, attendees can look beyond print technology and see wider business growth opportunities.”
Visitors travelling by plane to Bangkok can book flights with Fespa’s official airline partner, Thai Airways, using code TG1902008. Click here to access booking.
Click here for more information on Asia Print Expo 2019. For free entry, use code ASAM901 when registering.