2017 TAGA Conference Presentations

Keynotes

  • Simply Smart: The Next Revolution In The Print Industry
    Anthony Thirlby, General Manager Prinect [Heidelberg]
    1spp | 6 spp
  • The Power of Standards: New Levels of Workflow and Color Consistency
    Steve Smiley, Owner [SmileyColor & Associates]
    1spp | 6 spp
  • Patenting a Color
    John Seymour, Applied Mathematician and Color Scientist [John the Math Guy, LLC]
    1spp | 6 spp
  • Challenges and Opportunities in 3D Printing
    Gary Dispoto, Director of the Print Production Automation Lab [HP Labs]
    1spp | 6 spp

Session 1 – Print Process

  • Quality Evaluation of Images Printed on Frosting Sheets with Edible Inks
    Renmei Xu, Andy McClure, and Drew Davies [Ball State University]
    1spp | 6 spp
  • Towards Formulating Conductive Nickel Ink for Flexography Printing
    Bilge N. Altay, Margaret Joyce, Paul D. Fleming, III, and Alexandra Pekarovicova [Western Michigan University]; Xiaoying Rong [Cal Poly]
    1spp | 6 spp
  • Impacts of the Characteristics of Unexpected Breakdowns on the Maintenance of Modern Printing Machines
    Csaba Horváth [Óbuda University]
    1spp | 6 spp
  • 4D Printing: Personalization on 3D Objects
    Dr. Mark Bohan [Heidelberg USA]
    1spp | 6 spp

Session 2A – Print Process

  • Barrier Biofilms for Packaging Applications
    Ruoxi Ma, Alexandra Pekarovicova,  and Paul D. Fleming, III  [Western Michigan University]
    1spp | 6 spp
  • Rapid FTIR Press-Side Testing to Confirm the Cure of UV/EB Coatings for Packaging Applications
    Elizabeth Leeper [Daybreak Technologies]
    1spp | 6 spp
  • The Influence of Ink Formulation and Paper Properties on Water-Based Flexographic Ink Transfer
    Wing Luu and Doug Bousfield [University of Maine]
    1spp | 6 spp

Session 2B – Print Analysis

  • Sustainability Certification:  Does it Make a Difference in Print Manufacturing?
    George B. Glisan, Ph.D. [Appalachian State University]
    1spp | 6 spp
  • Digital Technology’s Impact on Corrugated Printing
    G. Scott Wood [EFI]
    1spp | 6 spp
  • UV-VIS Spectral Analysis of Fluorescent Brightening Agents in Combination with Carrier Substances for Inkjet Based Substrate Whitepoint Simulations
    Daniel Bohn, Michael Dattner, Stefan Weber, Stefan Fehmer, and Peter Urban [Bergische Universität Wuppertal]
    1spp | 6 spp

Session 3A – Cross Media

  • The Preferred Use of Responsive Web Design Versus Adaptive Web Design in Various Industries
    Monika Alters and Melody Hollis [University of Houston]
    1spp | 6 spp
  • How Transmedia Storytelling Is Facilitated and Enhanced by Technology
    Phil Snyder and Karen Snyder [University of Houston]
    1spp | 6 spp

Session 3B – Color

  • An Expanded Gamut Ink Set for High Speed Inkjet Printing on Flexible Films and Folding Cartons
    Douglas Bugner, Barbara B Lussier, Allan F Sowinski, David D Putnam, James M Enge, Joseph P Mangan, Terry Wozniak, Todd R Griffin, Brian Abraham, Brian Lindstrom, and Brian Cleary [Kodak]
    1spp | 6 spp
  • Predicting Color Image Match
    Robert Chung and Elena Fedorovskaya [Rochester Institute of Technology]; David Hunter and Pierre Urbain [Pilot Marketing Group]
    1spp | 6 spp

Session 4A – Print Process

  • Advances in Electron Beam Curing in Wide Web Flexible Package Printing
    David A Biro [Sun Chemical, USA]
    1spp | 6 spp
  • Folder Peak Performance Utilizing Streamfeeding Every Station
    Dr. Mark Bohan [Heidelberg USA]
    1spp | 6 spp

Session 4B – Print Evaluation

  • Evaluating the Printability Characteristics of the Paper Board by Using Nano Fibers Based Coatings
    Rajeswari N, Anusha K, Gowthami P, Rajaudaiyar M and Sinduja R [Anna University]
    1spp | 6 spp
  • Technical Requirements for an Automated Direct-Mail Process Combining the Printing Process and Envelope-Inserting for Inline Direct-Mail Production
    Buck Crowley [BuckAutomation.com]
    1spp | 6 spp

Session 5 – Print Process

  • Flat-Top Dots for All: The Evolution of Flat-Top Dot Technology
    Ryan Vest [MacDermid Graphics Solutions]
    1spp | 6 spp
  • Determination of the UV-Curing Degree of Thin Films by Crosslinking Byproducts of Reacted Photo Initiators in the UV-A & VIS-Region of the Spectra with Actual Polymerization Degrees Obtained from NIR-readings
    Daniel Bohn, Michael Dattner, Florian Wahl, and Peter Urban [Bergische Universität Wuppertal]
    1spp | 6 spp
  • Optimizing Print Layout for Manufacturing Efficiency
    G. Sashikanth [InSoft Automation]
    1spp | 6 spp

Session 6 – Packaging

  • 3D Modeling with Paper Substrates
    Bob Fish [Highcon Systems Ltd.]
    1spp | 6 spp
  • Innovations in 3D technology and How They Are Relevant to Packaging
    Joris Nijs [Esko]
    1spp | 6 spp
  • Leveraging Package Prototypes for Cost Reduction
    Jean Terio Pierce [University of Houston]
    1spp | 6 spp

Session 7A – Color

  • M3 is for Controlling Metallics
    Martin Habekost [Ryerson University]
    1spp | 6 spp
  • Standardization for the Graphics Industry Using Ceramic Colour Standards
    Lee Bullock and Sean Hillman [Lucideon]
    1spp | 6 spp
  • OBAs: Current Proof-­to‐Press Assessments
    Christopher Smyth [Ryseron University]; Gerry Gerlach [Integrity Graphics]
    1spp | 6 spp

Session 7B – Print Process

  • Energy Efficient Approaches to Innovate the Printing Process & Gain the Competitive Edge
    Anoosheh Oskouian [Ship & Shore Environmental]
    1spp | 6 spp
  • Quantifying Subjective Properties of Graphic Reproductions
    Veronika Lovell and Danny C. Rich [Sun Chemical, USA]
    1spp | 6 spp
  • 3D Printed Thermoplastic Polymers for Bone Replacement
    Azem Yahamed, Pavel Ikonomov, Michael Joyce, Paul D. Fleming and Alexandra Pekarovicova [Western Michigan University]
    1spp | 6 spp

Session 8A – Color

  • The Effect of Gray Balance and Tone Reproduction on Consistent Color Appearance
    Elena Fedorovskaya and Robert Chung [Rochester Institute of Technology]; David Hunter and Pierre Urbain [Pilot Marketing Group]
    1spp | 6 spp

Session 8B – Workflow

  • Influencing the Profile of an Inkjet Printed Layer on Glass by Using Optimized Solvent Mixtures
    Lena Janßen and Ulrich Jung [Bergische Universität Wuppertal]
    1spp | 6 spp
  • Web Cleaning: How Process Parameters Impact Cleaner Selection
    Joseph Rodibaugh [Polymag Tek]
    1spp | 6 spp

Session 9 – Color

  • The Analysis of Inline Color Measurements for Package and Labels Printing Using Statistical Process Monitoring Techniques
    Brian M. Gamm [Advanced Vision Technology]; Rachel Silvestrini [Rochester Institute of Technology]
    1spp | 6 spp
  • An Evaluation of the Effect of Instrument Geometry on Color Management for Printed Textiles
    Bruce Leigh Myers [Rochester Institute of Technology]
    1spp | 6 spp

Session 10 – Security

  • The Issues in Printing Security Documents Which Have Intrinsic Value
    Richard M. Goodman [Richard M. Goodman Consulting, LLC]
    1spp | 6 spp

Full Collection

Published on Friday, March 24, 2017 (updated 04/06/2017)