Event Date/Time: May 11, 2009
End Date/Time: May 13, 2009
2009 marks the 20th anniversary of IMIâ€™s thermal printing conference. To celebrate this milestone we are planning the most comprehensive thermal industry coverage ever. Key worldwide thermal market sectors will be reviewed from supplier, channel sales and end-user perspectives. New competitive advances in ink jet and electrophotography will covered in depth. Advances in wireless communications, hand held devices and web-hosted software that represent driving market forces in distributed printing will be presented in the context of their likely impact in thermal markets. Innovation and compliance initiatives that represent new growth drivers for direct thermal and thermal transfer usage will be presented from an application perspective along with the latest events and advances in photographic quality printing and thermal printhead
technology. Finally a review of thermal industry sales channel dynamics, worldwide capacities and the impact of the current worldwide economic slow down will cap off a very comprehensive conference.