Thousands of registered attendees and hundreds of industry-leading exhibitors show strength of imaging community
Fairfax, Virginia - The 2012 SGIA Expo (Las Vegas, October 18-20) opens its doors in two days, showcasing the widest range of specialty imaging technology available on the market. With more than 38 percent new attendees registered as of Monday, October 15 - SGIA has exceeded its goal of 18,000 registrants, which highlights the growing strength of this exciting industry.
"The SGIA Expo is the one place to see the full range of wide-format printing and imaging," said Michael Robertson, SGIA's president and CEO. "This year we're seeing a big increase in first-time attendees as wide–format expands to other printing and imaging sectors. I encourage you to take full advantage of this opportunity to share ideas and experience with others using these technologies. You'll return home motivated and with new ideas to enhance your competitive position."
In addition to a sold-out trade show floor, the SGIA Expo offers unmatched learning opportunities:
- Expert Advice Zones - Stack the deck in your favor with exciting demonstrations on the show floor in the new Color Management Zone, PDAA Graphics Application Zone, Screen Printed Apparel Training Zone, Industrial & Printed Electronics Zone and more!
- Eye-Opening Education - SGIA's focused educational sessions offer the perfect mix of topics to meet the needs of your imaging business.
- Networking Events - Mix and mingle with industry peers, colleagues or new business partners in SGIA's Community Receptions, and gain insights from Todd Cohen at the Keynote Breakfast.
- Printed Electronics and Membrane Switch Symposium - SGIA's renowned Symposium is joining the Expo! Join your colleagues for this two-day event to catch up on the latest trends in this technical specialty.
The 2012 SGIA Expo showcases the hottest markets, the most innovative technology and the best opportunities to be profitable. Free Expo passes are only available through October 17. Don't miss your chance to walk the industry's leading trade show for free. Register now at SGIA.org, Keyword: 2012Expo.
SGIA press releases and supporting images are available at SGIA.org/press. If you still need to register for a complimentary press pass, contact Susan Veoni. Once onsite, be sure to stop by the SGIA Expo Press Lounge (Room N118 of the Las Vegas Convention Center) for the latest Expo and exhibitor news, Internet access and coffee. For those who cannot attend the SGIA Expo this year, please look out for press announcements SGIA will send out before, during and after the show.