Workflow automation” – two buzzwords that every print service provider has heard many times before. Yet, many print providers haven’t implemented workflow automation in any meaningful way. We’ll discuss why, and look at 3 practical steps that any PSP can take today to start climbing the ‘automation ladder.
Speaker: John Henze, EFI
As a brand owner you want to make sure your colors match your standard whenever or where ever in the world you produce. How can you make sure color look the same regardless of material and media.
Speaker: Richard Gray, Applications Manager at X-Rite / Pantone
Start with in the right end. To achieve a good and predictable outcome when automatic workflows you need to be in control of the input. Help your clients save time and oney with automated checklists and create a quality “culture” the enables everyone to live up to the technical standards. We show you how to do this in the tools you already have and paid for, Adobe InDesign and Adobe Acrobat.
Speaker: Lukas Engqvist, Broby Grafiska / Sunne kommun
Digitization and Automization is no longer just for the prepress processes. To achieve maximum throughput with minimum touchpoints, the whole end-to-end process needs to be controlled and monitored. With Prinect Smart BI you will harness the values of your own data. You will get an opportunity to unlock new potential business with your customers, employees and equipment. Get the answers at a glance, with the only end-to-end, Business intelligence platform for the Printing Industry.
Speaker: Jacob Hededam, Heidelberg
What is needed in a modern and up-to-date graphic production workflow 2018 . How efficient customers benfits from connecting different systems and software for maximum productivity and flexibility for the future.
Speaker: Marcus Lönngren, Laidback Solutions
Managing a complete project consists of more than just the approval workflow.
Speaker: Isabelle Billerey-Rayel, Dalim Software
Classical prepress jobs such as preflighting, impositioning, color management, ink saving, image and pdf editing tied in to a flexible workflow management system makes a fully automated end-to-end workflow with the software acting as middleware between your MIS and DFE.
Stephan Reiter, OneVision Software
With the growing number of channels to publish items in, and more steps in the process, there is an even larger need for proper automation of your workflows. Join us for a session to discuss the steps to take toward automation, and learn more about ways to ensure the proper brand assets are used correctly
Speaker: Toby Martin, Extensis Software
Automation is at the core of Digital Printing and Large Format production. With the help from intelligent workflows, you can increase the throughput and get happier customers. Job delivery, preflight, approval, colour management, planning and impositioning are a few topics we will show you how you can automate.
Speaker: Thomas Lundgren & Björn Ahlqvist, Network Innovation
Experiences from evaluating workflow and opportunities in print companies. How to analyse existing workflows for best results. What to think of when implementing workflow software.
Speaker: Jan Suhr, Color Consult, Independent Print Production Workflow Consultant
Make sure you use the tools already available in Adobe Acrobat for Production workflows. This presentation is not covering Acrobat plug-ins from third parties.
Speaker: Lukas Engqvist, Broby Grafiska / Sunne kommun
Workflow Automation is many things, but what about Finishing Automation? Because no job is done until it’s finished, handling a workflow implementation which links to finishing for complete end-to-end automation will ensure you improve your customer’s satisfaction. Is it possible to link your prepress workflow to finishing? The answer is YES. In this session we will explain how you can automate finishing and drive different types of finishing devices to increase throughput by 30% and improve your turnaround time.
Speaker: Max Scholz, Ultimate TechnoGraphics
The biggest bottleneck in printing industry is Estimating & Job On-boarding. You will find out how to start an automated workflow at the customers. Unlock a substantial business opportunity by offering a comprehensive e-commerce for B2B. Why don’t you run a print portal, maybe with a few peers, and grab the profits by yourself? You will at this session also get a sneak peek of Scandbooks’ smooth workflow solution.
Speaker: Eva Rosén, Arifiq Development and Stefan Karlsson CTO, Arifiq
Dropbox is home to hundreds of billions of PDF, and other digital assets. Dropbox cloud solutions connects and facilitates smart and secure workflows between user depending on their tasks and goals. By making it easy for users to find the right assets or the task at hand, everyone wins and gains.. Customers are now also using Dropbox as a starting point for actions like PDF editing, eSignatures, video annotation, and more in combination with other leading software tools as Adobe Creative Cloud etc.
Speaker: Hans Liljedahl, Dropbox
Todays workflow for graphic production need possibilities to integrate with MIS systems, have functions for web approvals and e-commerce and automated impositioning.
It also needs to be able to drive the full production (offset/ digital print and wide format). All visualized in a nice Graphical user interface.
Speaker: Flemming Thorup, Systems speciallist, Agfa Europe
An overview of the many critical workflow areas where you can benefit the most with automation that you may not have thought about! Make sure all systems can communicate with each other with full control and overview. With customer case studies.
Speaker: Mathias Erlandsson, CEO and founder at Omikai
Making sure colors are right. About how reproducing brand colors with a fixed ink set (CMYK+N) saves great amounts of time and money during the production process, and how to improve (global) color communication via CxF, as well as the benefits of adding specially formulated proofing media.
Speaker: Gilbert Van Cauwenberg, CGS Publishing Technologies
“Real automation is the true way to really make money in an on-demand world. How we thought and helped our customers minimizing the whole order process but alos focussed on the package and delivery proces where much time/money can be saved.
Speaker: Karl Rise, CEO, Primotek & Haikom
Are you and/or your customers working with media and page creation workflows from the past? Many organisations has still not upgraded their way of working in a ling time thereby missing out effienecy and flexiblity when it comes to create and publish information. Improve your work, Brake down your big fat project plan and implement micro workflows. We will show you why and how.
Speaker: Mikael Bossel, iStone