24 - 26 April 2018
Halls 17 - 18
NEC, Birmingham
 

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Sign & Digital Live on the Main Stage

The Main Stage programme of free-to-attend sessions runs across the three show days, covering a diverse range of topics: from interior surface décor to vehicle wrapping and the future of the industry. Expert speakers will be discussing market trends, practical applications and the profound influence of creative signage and display in customer experience.

To celebrate the show’s opening, visitors will be able to hear from celebrity retail and business champion Mary Portas, who will be interviewed on the main stage and then answering questions from the audience

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Tuesday 24th April Timetable

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  1. Main Stage
    Find out how you can produce eye-catching, interior enhancing products such as bespoke walls, windows and floors to produce creative applications that can transform a room, business space, or retail environment. 
  2. Main Stage

    The modern workspace is changing. Companies are working harder than ever to create spaces that are individual, on brand and inspiring. This discussion, with leading names from the interiors and workspace design arena, looks at the ways inspirational graphics, printed textiles, signage and even wayfinding can bring the modern workplace to life. This is a ‘must see’ discussion for anyone interested in discovering new and creative ways to connect and inspire staff and customers – and even the public.

  3. Main Stage

    For any business, planning for the future means taking account of multiple factors that can help determine the most successful route to growth. The portfolio of print applications that you offer to your customers is a natural area to review alongside the emerging trends in print.  The beauty of digital print is that many of the same technologies that are used for display graphics can be applied to a host of other diverse and growing applications areas such as décor.

  4. Main Stage
    Crowned “Mary Queen of Shops” by the UK media, retail and brand expert Mary Portas will deliver an inspiring keynote followed by a Q&A session hosted by Jon Card.
  5. Main Stage
    Discover the world of dye sublimation and transfer printing and how you can get started with promotional printing from giftware to garments and uncover a wealth of market opportunities

Wednesday 25th April Timetable

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  1. Main Stage

    Find out all there is to know about getting started with digital printing onto textiles from two of the UK’s foremost industry experts in textile printing.

  2. Main Stage

    Industry leaders debate what the future holds for this exciting and dynamic market

  3. Main Stage

    Lift the lid on vehicle wrapping in this session as we look at how to get started in this fast moving industry. Find out how you can transform your business with vehicle wrapping from our panel of experts.

  4. Main Stage
    'Digital Print represents only 3% of print production, how can we increase demand for Digital print particularly from the creative communities?
  5. Main Stage
    You already know how to print, so why not add another lucrative string to your bow? Find out how to make more money for your printing operation with wide format applications
  6. Main Stage

    This workshop will discuss and illustrate how to output similar looking print from different printers on different media.

Thursday 26th April Timetable

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  1. Main Stage

    Surface decor for retail display is one of the fastest growing trends in the wide format sector. We look into the many varied applications and uses for surface graphic materials for retail with Alan Rigglesford, one of the UK’s foremost retail print service providers. 

  2. Main Stage
    Lively debate on what makes a successful business in this market
  3. Main Stage
    The days of overly expensive and cumbersome digital display hardware has passed and replaced with cu ...
  4. Main Stage

    From fashion and furnishings to sportswear and interior decor, let our expert panel be your guide to getting started with applications for digital textile print production. 

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Show Partners

Sign Making

 

 

Digital printing

Digital printing

Display Solutions

Display solutions

Décor

Interior Décor

Design & Creative

Design & Creative

Textiles

Textiles