We meet 12.00 at Sunne Golf Course for lunch before we start playing. Shotgun start at 13.00, followed by some hours of exciting and entertaining golf. A great afternoon for the golf enthusiast in a very relaxed setting.
Flint Group invites you for Snacks and drinks in the Lobby bar at Hotel Selma Spa. Here you will have the opportunity to meet colleagues in the flexo industry in a nice and relaxing atmosphere.
Our contributors will be at the sponsor tables, for product information.
Fredrik greets You all welcome to 2018’s edition of Miller Graphics Flexoforum.
Maria and her research group at Uppsala university investigate many different phenomena in nanotechnology. They have recently become famous both for creating the material Upsalite® and the so-called algae battery. Scientists around the world have for more than 100 years claimed that Upsalite® was “impossible” to create but the material has now been proven to have revolutionary characteristics for various industries. The algae battery developed by the group is particularly environmentally friendly; It consists of a conductive polymer, small amount of saltwater and cellulose from algae. It is paper based and can be integrated in many different types of products.
Lube have great experience both from leading innovative projects-, processes and teams within the global packaging industry, but also as a Marketing manager within various international industries. He is also passionate about human-digital interaction, concept innovation, business development, B2C/B2B marketing and brand building. During his lecture he will share observations on how consumer’s craving for personalized and instant experience drive rapid change and greater complexity in the entire market.
Anna and James will introduce you to Miller Graphics newly developed full value proposition and strategy which centres around our ability to manipulate digital data to drive added value for our client base. The world is changing and Miller Graphics continue to evolve to capitalise on the opportunities that arise.
Paul and Patrick, both seasoned professionals in the packaging and printing industry, will delineate how at Flint Group’s Flexographic division, the focus is put into innovating new products which create value to the packaging and printing industry in terms of lowering costs, becoming more effecient and improving handling conditions.
Magnus Wikström, Chief Technical Officer at BillerudKorsnäs, describes the biggest investment within the packaging industry in Sweden for a decade. The investment “Next Generation”, which is the name for building one of the biggest and the most modern board machine in the world at BillerudKorsnäs Gruvön mill, will enable the production of the best paperboard in the world. What are the drivers for this investment and what are the challenges? And most important, what end products will we see in the future market?
ORAFOL Europe GmbH is a global leading and innovative manufacturer of graphic films, reflective materials and industrial self-adhesive tapes. Tobias Spieß works as an International Application Engineer in the area of Paper und Print Industry. Tobias has a strong background in the Flexo Print Industry since 1999 and he works over ten years in the Tape Business.
Janne will keep us moving with everything from Creedence to Elvis, You will know the classics when the young ones start to sing along.
Due to numerous concussions, he had to give up his career in 2013, at the age of 33. During his rehab process, Sanny learned a lifelong lesson how to be humble. Today he is working in media for Cmore/TV4 covering hockey, and he also writes in the Swedish newspaper Expressen. Sanny will give a lecture about leadership, and how to work in a group to achieve goals using experience from his career, and being the team captain for six years.
Absolute produced the World’s first woven Carbon Fibre chamber and now have over 7500 installations worldwide. They recently introduced SONO, the first ever on press ultrasonic anilox cleaner. Antony will discuss how technology improves equipment performance and ultimately allows our customers to produce more consistent product.
Digital printing for packaging, a fascinating challenge that uteco faces with innovative and unexplored weapons.
Bus departure from Selma Spa to Miller Graphics for the Open House.