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IPEX 2017, 31 Oct - 3 Nov 2017, NEC Birmingham UK

The Smart Directions Conference at IPEX

Smart Directions Conference logoDigital Printer magazine will host the Smart Directions Conference at IPEX; supplying two hours of daily content of case study material for printers and print manufacturers.

View the Smart Directions Conference sessions staged at IPEX 2017 here.

About the Smart Directions Initiative

The Smart Directions Initiative was launched in 2015 with the aim of bringing together a union of suppliers and printers who want to invest into the future of the industry. Backed by Digital Printer magazine, articles under the banner of Smart Directions covers a range of subjects but all themed how a print business can prosper. Monthly surveys provide information on the current state and direction of the industry.

The overall initiative is made up of four main facets, the conference, the industry report, online surveys, and website.

Smart Directions – Conference

The first conference took place 2 years ago and is held each year, attracting some 200 printers. The content is designed to challenge printers in all aspects of their business and help printers learn how to overcome problems, get ideas on how to grow their business and increase profitability.

Smart Directions – Industry Report  

The Smart Directions Industry Report highlights innovation and ideas for a profitable future and also contains factual industry feedback that was gathered during our monthly surveys in the previous year. Industry partners are also featured editorially within the report and are encouraged to provide content that fits within the Smart Directions ethos.

Smart Directions – Online Surveys

There regular targeted surveys providing valuable insight on important subjects and key trends.

Smart Directions – Website  

The Smart Directions website hosts relevant news and developments, video content, PR and case studies.

View the programme here.