All in Print China - Enter the Era of Intelligent Printing
16 May 2017
The first press conference of the 7th All in Print China was grandly held on May 10th 2017 in Beijing, at which announced the official initiation of the preparation work of All in Print China 2018. Mr. Chu Tingliang, President of China Academy of Printing Technology, Deputy Director of The Printing Technology Association of China, presided the conference. More than one hundred guests in total were present at the conference, including: Ms. Wang Yanbin, Director of The Printing Technology Association of China; Mr. He Chunliang, Vice General Manager of China Cultural Industry Development (Group) Corporation; Mr. Wu Wenxiang, Honorary Director of The Printing Technology Association of China; Mr. Axel Bartkus, General Manager of Messe Düsseldorf (Shanghai) Co., Ltd.; Ms. Joyce Chang, General Manager of Beijing Keyin Media & Culture Co., Ltd.; The supporting Associations from many countries & regions such as: Germany, India, Hong Kong, Macao and Taiwan; The leaders from local associations in China; more than thirty professional media representatives at home and abroad and nearly 40 enterprise representatives from leading companies such as: HP, Konica Minolta, Ricoh, Fuji Xerox, Landa, Epson, KBA, Manroland, Komori, Beiren, Hans Gronhi, UP group, Zhongde Group, Yoco, Eterna, Guowang, Sion-MV, Wutai Group, WH, Toyo Ink, Hiway Ink etc. They together witnessed the grand inauguration of All in Print China 2018.
At the beginning of the conference, Ms. Wang Yanbin, Director of The Printing Technology Association of China, on behalf of the organizers, delivered a warm welcome to all the guests. She expressed: nowadays, given the fact that the international economy and manufacturing industry are still under high downward pressure, Chinese economy has exhibited its strong development robustness and market potentials, and the scale effect of China’s printing industry is also steadily increasing. The 7th All in Print, as a key brand project during the 13th “Five-year” plan for the printing industry of China, will comprehensively reflect the development trend and innovation level of international and domestic printing market. The Printing Technology Association of China will actively coordinate with the provincial news and publish agencies, printing associations, and professional associations to jointly conduct the organization work for the exhibition.
Ms. Wang Yanbin
Mr. He Chunliang, Vice General Manger of China Cultural Industry Development Corporation (CCDC) later delivered a speech. He indicated that, CCDC will further enhance its support to All in Print, to make it an important window for the promotion of openness and cooperation of the printing industry, which will also offer more connections and channels for the integrated development of the printing industry and the culture and idea industry.
Mr. He Chunliang
Ms. Joyce Chang, General Manager of Beijing Keyin Media & Culture Co., Ltd., led the guests to review the grand occasion of All in Print China 2016 and released the new theme of All in Print China 2018 - Enter the Era of Intelligent Printing. She also offered a comprehensive introduction of the highlights of All in Print China 2018. Mr. Axel Bartkus, General Manager of Messe Düsseldorf (Shanghai) Co., Ltd., shared the newly upgraded global promotion plan. Ms. Sabine Geldermann, Director of the drupa exhibition of Messe Düsseldorf GmbH, Mr. Kamal Chopra, Chairman of All India Federation of Master Printers Group, and Mr. Ren Yucheng, Director of Beijing Printing Association, respectively introduced their close cooperation with All in Print China and expressed that they would continue to contribute stronger support to All in Print China 2018.
Ms. Joyce Chang
Mr. Axel Bartkus
Ms. Sabine Geldermann
Mr. Kamal Chopra
Mr. Ren Yucheng
All in Print China have been successfully held for six consecutive times, organized by The Printing Technology Association of China, China Academy of Printing Technology, and Messe Düsseldorf (Shanghai) Co., Ltd., undertaken by The Printing Technology Association of China, Beijing Keyin Media & Culture Co., Ltd. and Messe Düsseldorf (Shanghai) Co., Ltd. It has enjoyed world-wide reputation in the printing industry. With 9 halls and on One hundred and ten thousand square meters’ area, the 7th All in Print China will be upgraded again in scale. All in Print China will meet you again at Shanghai New International Expo Center on October 24th-28th in 2018 with an unprecedented scale and extraordinary quality.
Creative Theme: Enter the Era of Intelligent Printing
In the 1990s, the United States firstly put forward the concept of intelligent manufacturing. Nowadays, the industry 4.0 of Germany, industrial internet of the U.S., and Made in China 2025 all essentially point to a core, which is exactly intelligent manufacturing.
Made in China 2025 follows the line of accelerating the comprehensive fusion of new generation information technology and manufacturing, and spares main efforts to the promotion of intelligent manufacturing. It will take ten years to realize the historic breakthrough in manufacturing, transferring the focus from quantity to quality.
Under this historical background, the upgrading to intelligent manufacturing in the field of printing device initiated. Meanwhile, the intelligent transformation of printing and packaging enterprises has also begun with the technical support from printing device corporations. Intelligent manufacturing and production combine to the construction of an environment of printing industry which faces the future of intelligent printing.
The promising blueprint demands joint efforts of all parties in the industry chain. The reason why the theme of All in Print China 2018 is “Enter the Era of Intelligent Printing” is to lead the trend and facilitate the realization of the plan.
Numerous highlights closely follow the market trend
One hundred and then thousand square meters’ area is provided for the biggest global comprehensive printing exhibition in 2018, which signifies a step closer to the aim of becoming the global leading professional exhibition for All in Print China. Eight thematic pavilions cover the subdivision of the industrial chain: Digital Pre-press, Comprehensive Printing, Post-press Converting, Packaging Equipment, Ink & Innovative Materials, Label Industry, Flexo Technology, Innovation Factory. The newly added special zone of corrugated paper and flexible package further presents the interaction between the industry of printing and packaging.
The modeling pavilion "Innovation Factory" with the theme of creativity was constructed with emphasis in 2016 and will continue its charm in 2018. Cutting-edge technology, including functional printing, 3D printing, intelligence factory, green printing, VR/AR technology, cultural ideas etc., will all be exhibited in the pavilion, which will definitely create a hot topic in the printing market globally.
Powerful promotion aims at the global core market
In terms of the promotion of the exhibition, the organizer will continue to move ahead with the thorough cooperation among advantageous sources. In order to expand its influence, the cooperation range of media will be expanded by 32%, the range of association will be expanded by 22%. The measures are based on big data and various mainstream social network with which to render impact on core customers precisely. The organizers will also make comprehensive interaction with resources of global exhibitions by Messe Düsseldorf GmbH and its subsidiaries, as well as other agencies. Active participation in significant exhibitions held by all sections in the industrial chain around the world.
What is worth mentioning is that in order to adapt to the rapid pace of development and offer better service to exhibitors and visitors, the official website of All in Print China has been upgraded comprehensively. It conforms to the global mainstream aesthetics in terms of its appearance. As for the function and SEO optimization, exquisite arrangement could also be found. The function of offering match making is updated, which truly realizes an all-year active online exhibition platform. In addition to Chinese and English site, the Japanese and Korean sites will also be on line soon.
At the end of the press conference, the representatives of the organizer inaugurated the preparation work of All in Print China 2018. The booth application on the official website of All in Print China (www.allinprint.com) will be open at 8:00 a.m. on May 15th. As the biggest exhibition of the printing industry around the world in 2018 and with the attention and support of all colleagues, the All in Print China 2018 is determined to lead and facilitate the printing industry of China to march towards Made in China 2025 and Enter the Era of Intelligent Printing.
Kick off Ceremony
Ms. Rita Chu
Messe Düsseldorf (Shanghai) Co., Ltd.
Ms. Tracy Cui
Messe Düsseldorf (Shanghai) Co., Ltd.