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Print Media Conference
Connecting Media to Emerging Trends

Date: November 15-18, 2016

Location:
Naples Beach Hotel and Golf Club
851 Gulf Shore Boulevard North
Naples, Florida 34102
The special rate is $180/night. The hotel fills quickly and this rate expires on October 16th so make your reservations as soon as possible. Click here to make reservations online.  Group code is: gravure. Or, call the hotel directly at 800.237.7600.
CAUTION! Make your reservations directly with the hotel as GAAmericas is not represented by any third party hotel accommodation agencies. There are reported instances of scam artists who claim to represent GAAmericas offering accomodations at a discounted rate.

Information:  Click on the flyer cover image to the right to view the schedule, speakers, topics and all other conference information.

Registration Rates:  For GAAmericas member suppliers and printers the early bird rate is $675 and regular rate is $775 per attendee.  Please note, the early bird rate is October 7th.  The rate for endusers is $345 per attendee regardless of the registration date.  Ways to register:

  • Click here to register online
  • Click here to download a registration form, fill it out and fax to 201.523.6048.
  • Contact Allen Krusenstjerna at 201.523.6042 x104 or allenkru@gaa.org.  

Distinguished Honorees:

  • Winners of the 2016 prestigious Golden Cylinder Awards for the Publication Category will be announced during the conference.
  • Also, the 2016 Class of the Cylinder Society will take their place among a group of prominent gravure industry stalwarts.

GPC Board Meeting
Attention All Publishers, Catalogers and Retailers
Want to learn more about the GPC Council and how you can impact the print industry? Then join us  for the council meeting where you will meet with fellow conference attendees who have been instrumental  in planning the event and find out more about how you can participate in future council activities. We welcome your presence!  The meeting will be held from 11:00-2:00 p.m. on Tuesday November 15th.

Many Thanks to Our Event General Conference Sponsors!

 

 

 

Silent and Live Auctions:

Be sure to participate in the Silent and Live Auctions benefitting the Gravure Education Foundation. The mission of the Gravure Education Foundation is to promote and support educational development in gravure technology by raising and properly distributing money and resources to deserving educational institutions and students.  By so doing, the Foundation will motivate and develop individuals with technical proficiency and leadership skills for the print communication industry.

Click here to download a blank auction form.

Here are some of the items up for auction:

  • Horseback Trail Ride, donated by Terri Welsch, Beyond Trails LLC (click here for details)
  • Hand-made Necklace of Courage, donated by Terri Welsch, Shopko (click here for details)
  • Talbots Gift Card, donated by Steve Hasenauer, Talbots (click here for details)
  • Boston Red Sox Tickets, donated by Joe Hoffman, Cellmark Paper (click here for details)
  • Family Farm Vaction, donated by Jeffrey Hill, Horizon Paper (click here for details)
  • Guided Fly Fishing Trip, donated by Jeffrey Hill, Horizon Paper (click here for details)
  • Colleton River Golf for 4, donated by Robert Obernier, Horizon Paper (click here for details)
  • $100 Amex Gift Card 1, donated by Julie Scott, Catalyst Paper (click here for details)
  • $200 Amex Gift Card 2, donated by Julie Scott, Catalyst Paper (click here for details)
  • $200 Amex Gift Card 3, donated by Julie Scott, Catalyst Paper (click here for details)
  • Calvin Clein Gift Basket, donated by Enza Marrella, Sears Canada, Inc. (click here for details)
  • Drakkar Gift Basket, donated by Enza Marrella, Sears Canada, Inc. (click here for details)
  • FiBit Blaze, donated by Stephen Begley, Resolute Forest Products (click here for details)
  • Quadcopter, donated by John Hubbard, Quad/Graphics (click here for details)
  • Igloo Trailmate Cooler, donated by Kristen Johnson, Uline (click here for details)
  • Small Wood Kaleidoscope, donated by Walter Vail, Scout Sourcing (click here for details)
  • Kaleidoscope-Collier, donated by Walter Vail, Scout Sourcing (click here for details)
  • $50 Target Gift Card 1, donated by Deb Schuh, Target (click here for details)
  • $50 Target Gift Card 2, donated by Deb Schuh, Target (click here for details)
  • Gravure Cylinders, donated by Dennis Wilcox, Southern Graphic Systems click here for details)
  • Gravure Cylinders, donated by Edward Broadhurst, Trident Americas (click here for details)  

Keep checking back as we will contimue to add auction items.