IMI Europe Digital Printing Conference

INKJET market and technology Advances

19-20 September 2018

Novotel Barcelona City Hotel, Barcelona, Spain

The IMI Europe Digital Printing Conference is the flagship strategic conference for the inkjet industry, trusted as a primary source of high value information by senior executives and commercial managers for more than 15 years. This two-day event includes the following elements:

  • Market briefings from leading analysts
  • Updates and views from industry pacesetters
  • Perspectives from key end users
  • New technology introductions from inkjet innovators

As well as formal presentations, the conference programme includes panel sessions covering key topics, with the panels comprising and chaired by industry leaders.

Additional Benefits


The IMI Europe Digital Printing Conference gives you the opportunity to meet senior executives from within the inkjet industry as well as from companies using the technology or developing it for their use. With two networking lunches, an evening reception and additional refreshment breaks, there is ample opportunity to meet with key people.

Sponsor Exhibits & Forum

Event sponsors will have their products and technology on display in the breakout area, and the Sponsors' Forum enables you to hear short presentations from sponsors on their company and latest news. If you are interested in becoming an event sponsor, please visit our sponsorship page.

IT Strategies Market Report

All delegates will receive a free copy of the latest "The Numbers" Market Report by IT Strategies. Generated from their worldwide digital printing industry model, it provides an ongoing source of market information based on primary research.

Strategic Advisory Board

The conference programme of topics, panel discussions and presentations are determined by the Strategic Advisory Board of industry luminaries whose expertise covers a wide range of technology and applications in digital printing. Strategic Advisory Board members are as follows:

  • Ramon Borrell, R&D Director, Xaar
  • Marco Boer, Vice President, IT Strategies
  • Montserrat Peidró, Senior Vice President - Head of Digital Print Business Unit, Heidelberger Druckmaschinen
  • Mike Willis, Managing Director, Pivotal Resources
  • Denis Poncelet, Marketing & Sales Development Director - Inks Europe, Sensient Imaging Technologies

Conference Programme

The detailed conference programme will be announced later in the year.

WEDNESDAY 19 September 2018

08:30-09:30 Registration
09:30 Morning session begins




12:30-14.00 Lunch
14:00 Afternoon session begins





17:30-18:30 Sponsors' Forum

Hear short presentations from the event sponsors.

18:30-20:30 Networking Reception

Join us for wine, beer, canapés and good company!

THURSDAY 20 September 2018

09:00 Morning session begins





12:40-14:00 Lunch
14:00 Afternoon session begins





17:00 Conference ends