InPEQ Forum 2015

International Forum on Print Efficiency and Quality
October 22-23, Sibiu, Romania


Motto of the event: “East meets West – printers for efficiency and success”


Sponsored by:



Supported by: Agfa Graphics


Host: Printing Association “Transilvania”, Romania


Location: Ramada hotel, Emil Cioran Str. Nr 2, Sibiu, Romania



Thursday, 22.10.2015

13:00  Get-together and registration of participants

13:30  Press conference of the sponsors (for journalists)

14:00  Start of the InPEQ Forum 2015
            Moderation: Mirela Marica, Executive Director, Printing Association “Transilvania”

14:10  Welcome by the host
            Istvan David, President, Printing Association “Transilvania”


14:25  "Latest Developments in Web Offset and Digital Printing in the Run-up to drupa 2016"
            Josef Aumiller, Vice President Sales, manroland web systems

15:00  "Touch the future – drupa 2016 World Tour"
            Christian Hruschka, Senior Project Manager, drupa

15:20  "The Art of Foiling"
            László Dósa, Managing Director, LEONHARD KURZ HUNGÁRIA KFT.

15:40  "Improving efficiency at Infopress Group Romania"
            László Szabó Bencző, COO, Infopress Group

16:00  Coffee break

16:30  "The European printing market: trends and challenges"
            Laetitia Reynaud, Policy Advisor, Intergraf

16:50  "Printing industry in Germany – an important market in change
            and what associations can do to support companies"
            Dr. Paul Albert Deimel, CEO, German Printing and Media Industries Federation (bvdm)

17:10  Presentations of some Romanian printing and trade companies

17:50  "InPEQ Forum – history and future development"
            Dr. Rossitza Velkova, Coordinator, InPEQ Forum

18:00  Discussions

18:30  Personal interviews with sponsors and supporters (for the trade press)

19:30  Dinner for all participants (Ramada hotel restaurant)

End at about 22:30

Friday, 23.10.2015

09:00  Meeting of representatives of Graphic Arts Schools and Universities.
            Presenting information about scientific researches, exchanging information about
            professional education and qualification of students and post-graduate education,
            discussing possibilities for collaboration and for knowledge exchange.

End at about 11:30