IMI Europe announces 2018 inkjet collaboration and learning events

Cambridge, UK, 25 January 2018: IMI Europe announces new events for 2018, aimed at facilitating collaboration and learning across the inkjet industry worldwide. With a change of location to Frankfurt for its spring technical Inkjet Development Conference, and a new India event, the scene is set for a full programme of events supporting digital printing development.


Inkjet Development Conference 2018
17-18 April 2018
Frankfurt, Germany

Advances in digital printing solutions
The IMI Europe Inkjet Development Conference is a two-day technical conference devoted to digital printing solution development. The event is aimed at inkjet development chemists and engineers across applications including packaging, textiles, graphics, industrial and functional printing. The conference is ideal for those wishing to understand the latest developments in materials, techniques and products across the industry.

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Inkjet Summer School 2018
11-15 June 2018
Ghent, Belgium

The IMI Europe Inkjet Summer School is the ideal way to learn more about key aspects of inkjet technology, from the basics through to advanced courses on inks, printheads and applications. The Inkjet Summer School offers selection of high quality 1.5 day technical courses on topics of interest within inkjet printing, presented by experts in their field, including the world-famous Inkjet Academy.


Inkjet Printing India 2018
4-5 October 2018
Mumbai, India

This is a new event for 2018 in partnership with CNT Expositions and Services (formerly known as Inkjet Forum India), who currently organise the well-known Digital Textile Symposium, produce the Digital Textile Journal and comprehensive understanding of the Indian inkjet industry. The event will comprise a one-day conference programme, focused on key topics in the industry in India followed by a single day technical workshop on inkjet ink development, manufacturing and other technical aspects.

“We are excited to return to India for a new conference event with CNT. We look forward to a successful partnership and building a new event and community around the inkjet industry in the subcontinent,” said Tim Phillips, Managing Director IMI Europe. Aditya Chandavarkar, Co-Founder, CNT, concurred, adding “we are looking forward to working with IMI Europe on this new event, combining our resources to create something new and valuable for the Indian market.”

Digital Print Europe 2018
IMI Europe will also be holding its strategic Digital Print Europe Event Conference in autumn 2018 at a date and location to be confirmed. This event will build on last year’s well-regarded event, featuring industry leaders discussing the latest business and technology trends in the inkjet industry.

For more details on our events, see the IMI Europe website,

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About IMI Europe
IMI Europe facilitates collaboration and learning within the community of inkjet technology developers and users for digital printing and deposition applications. We organise high quality conferences and courses in Europe and Asia aimed at strategic & commercial executives and technical developers in the digital printing industry. Our sister company IMI Inc organises similar events in the USA. For more information see

Press Contact
Tim Phillips
Managing Director
IMI Europe
+44 1223 236920