Jury panel for the 3rd Cyrel* Grand Prix-Asia Pacific announced
The Jury panel for the 3rd Cyrel* Grand Prix-Asia Pacific is formed by distinguished industry leaders such as Mr. Gautam Bhattacharjee,the Technology Director of Packaging & Development Asia Printing & Substrate Capability from P&G Technology (Beijing) Co.Ltd.; Mr. Guido Bambagioni, the Group Manager Packaging & Design from Nestle R&D Centre Beijing Ltd.; Mrs. Xiaoxia Wan,the Dean Prof. of School of Printing and Packaging Engineering from Wuhan University; Mr. Xu Wencai, Assistant President, Prof. Beijing Institute of Graphic Communication from Beijing Institute of Graphic Communication; Mr. Wolfgang Klos-Geiger, the Publisherand Editor of Flexo & Gravure Asia from G&K TechMedia GmbH. During judging, jury members will have access to the submitted jobs and related information, and will choose the winners based on the selection criteria and quality of the submitted samples. This gives the companies sending their entries to the Grand Prix the unique opportunity of presenting their quality to the judges from industry.
The award ceremony will take place in Shanghai, China from Oct. 13-15, during the 2010 World Expo. Over the three days, the winners and participants will have the opportunity to visit the 2010 Expo Shanghai, as well as see the beautiful scenery of Shanghai from the hotel Hyatt On The Bund, where the Award Ceremony
will be held. In addition, the attendees will learn more about the megatrends of package printing industry by round-table discussion and seminars on the theme of sustainability and latest in flexographic printing technology. The highlight of the three-day celebration will be the Award Ceremony itself, which takes place on the evening of Oct. 15, when all winners will be announced.
Vijay Ramachandran, Marketing Manager- DuPont Packaging Graphics-Asia Pacific, adds, we are very excited to have the jury panel compromising of such industry and academia stalwarts, the sheer number of companies sending entries for participating in the event showcases the advancement of Flexography as a print process and the value the industry attaches to this event. We at DuPont Packaging Graphics are committed to take the best of flexography and showcase it to print buyers and help them experience the latest capabilities that flexographers in Asia which has increased exponentially and bridging the gap with their western counterparts in terms of printing the most demanding of graphics in a variety of market applications.
The Print Pack congress also promises to be an exciting event which will bring together the industry, the printers, converters, tradeshops & end users to interact and discuss their issues and share their thoughts and ideas, we are very glad to bring the industry together on this regional platform and celebrate the advancing of Flexography.
We hope to see you there!
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