The Sonoco Institute

The Sonoco Institute was created to exploit the synergies that exist between the graphic communications and packaging science departments. It is the only university program in the country with this one-of-a-kind multidisciplinary approach to packaging as a core competency.

Process Control for Flexography

If you can't measure it, you can't control it!

This exciting new seminar examines the practices and tools required to maintain process control for flexographic print. Attendees will go hands-on during all stages of the process – digital prepress, platemaking, ink mixing, press setup, and print analysis. Vendors will be on hand to demonstrate the latest technology available to help you get your process under control. Presentations will cover best practices and strategies for measurement, automation and more. The seminar runs for two and a half days.

Topics Covered
Process Optimization
Best Practices and Standard Operating Procedures
Industry Standards and Specifications
Prepress Automation
Platemaking and Measurement
Ink Formulation and Measurement
Press Setup and Maintenance
Anilox Inspection
Color and Density Measurements
Inline Measurement and Web Inspection

Who Should Attend?
Prepress Operators
Prepress Managers
Press Operators
Plant Managers
Print Managers
Quality Assurance
Process Improvement

Speakers & Demonstrators:
Larry Goldberg, Beta industries
Catherine Haynes, APR
Randy Carter, Anderson & Vreeland
Wayde Clark, Dupont
Sam Ingram, Clemson University
Alberto Tormin, Cyber Graphics
Roger Poteet, Poteet Printing Systems
Larry Moore, Esko
Rory Marsoun, Esko
Jim Wright, E&L
Jay Sperry, HAVI Global Solutions
Julie Bauer, Esko
Alex James, Harper
Brad Gasque, Clemson University

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  • $995/person
  • $895/person (Groups 3+)
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