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FPPA Fall Workshop 2018

Oct 17, 2018 01:00pm -
Oct 18, 2018 12:00pm

Event Description

This two-day technical workshop will give your plant and production managers fresh insights into corrugated printing and workflows—all so they can better serve your customers.

A completely unique opportunity, attendees will head to Clemson University to see a flexographic printing press live in action. Clemson graphic arts faculty will also teach crucial sessions on substrates, anilox rollers and ink metering, and process control targets for corrugated printing.

By understanding how flexo printing operations work, your employees will be able to make plates and provide service that will keep customers coming back again and again. Register today!

Courtyard by Marriott Greenville-Spartanburg Airport
115 The Parkway, Greenville, SC 29615
Special FPPA rate: $139/night!

Book your discounted hotel room by Sept. 26!

Who Should Attend?
Plant managers and other technical/production employees from flexographic platemaking facilities


Special! Buy two registrations and get the third for only $495.  
(Call 413-686-9187 and be prepared to register all three at once)

Business casual is requested for all sessions.

Highs in the 70s °F. Lows in the 50s°F

Schedule (Subject to Change)

Wednesday, October 17
12:45 p.m.   Bus leaves Marriott for Clemson University
1:30               Welcome and Overview
                       Corrugated Press Orientation
                       Press Set-Up and Run (4-Color Bobst Flexo 160)
                       Substrate Print Comparisons: Mottled White, Kemi, Kraft
                       On-Press Troubleshooting
4:00               Q&A Wrap-Up
                        Bus Departs for Marriott

5:30               Reception & Dinner

Thursday, October 18
7:00 a.m.       Breakfast at Marriott

Sessions (Taught by Clemson University Faculty):

8:00 a.m.        Welcome and Overview
8:15                 Substrates Today and Future Trends    
9:00                 Printing Plates for Today’s Customer Demands
9:45                 Anilox Roller and Ink Metering

10:30               Break

10:45               Pre-Press and Corrugated Workflows
11:30              Process Control Targets

12:15 p.m      Lunch

12:45              Generational Workforce Today and in the Future
1:30                 Q&A Wrap-Up
2:00                 Workshop Concludes


Event Type:Workshop
Category:Technical Workshop
Early registration ends on May 31, 2018.
Regular registration starts on Jun 01, 2018 and ends on Oct 18, 2018.
Late registration starts on Oct 19, 2018.
(GMT-05:00) Eastern Time (US & Canada)


Registration Fees
Fee TypeEarlyRegularLate
 Attendee Registration
Member Fee: $650.00$650.00$650.00
Non-Member Fee: $650.00$650.00$650.00

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