October 17, 2019
ROCHESTER, NY—Gravure Association of the Americas (GAA) held its annual Technical Forum along with the Gravure Publishing Council’s (GPC) Print Media Conference on October 2nd and 3rd. Over 100 attendees came together at The Omni Richmond Hotel in Richmond, VA for the combined event which featured sessions covering topics of current interest for print buyers, printers, converters and suppliers. The broad range of topics including economics, sustainability, numerous technical subjects, and a number of energetic question and answer exchanges. Learning from the presenters and each other, the attendees left with a wealth of knowledge they could utilize upon returning to their companies.
Vic Canzolino, Vice President Sales, LSC Communications and Print Media Conference Chair commented “We had great content at our conference. The attendees all agreed the subjects discussed were pertinent to our industry and added insight to the challenges we face today as publishers, retailers and suppliers.”
JD Harris, Manager of Continuous Improvement, CGT Texas and Technical Forum Chair added “This event always delivers solid technical information, bringing attendees up-to-date on the latest advances in the gravure industry.”
GAA would like to thank the sponsors whose support contributed to the success of the events. Many thanks to: Bobst North America, Max Daetwyler Corporation, delfort-Mundet, Amcor, Harper Corporation, INX International Ink Co., Southern Graphic Systems, Steingraeber-ENULEC and WRE/ColorTech.
About Gravure Association of the Americas
The Gravure Association of the Americas (GAA) stands as the premier professional organization for those who work in or work with gravure printing. Our international presence throughout North American and South America invites professionals across many countries to share insights, experiences, best practices, technical advice, and more-all with the goal of positioning gravure printing as the superior choice for exceptional print quality. To achieve this goal, the GAA works with its members to create value and opportunities to showcase the greatness of gravure through interactive communication, training, education, collaborative promotion, best practices, and more.
For more information about The Gravure Association of the Americas, visit www.gaa.org.