Xeikon NV, an innovator in digital color printing technology, announced today that it will sponsor Rochester Institute of Technology's (RIT) School of Print Media drupa alumni reception.
The event, taking place on May 8, 2012 from 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM (CEST), welcomes RIT alumni, students and affiliates for its annual reception. Now in its 75th year, the inaugural event will take place at drupa for the first time ever. Attendees will gather at the Dusseldorf Trade Fair Center, D-40474 Düsseldorf, Am Staad, CCD South, First Floor, Room 8.
"RIT's School of Print Media is internationally recognized as a premier school for preparing the next generation of innovative leaders in the space," said Michael V. Ring, VP of WW Marketing and President of Xeikon America, Inc. "It gives us immense pleasure to team up with them for this excellent event."
The special reception will feature discussions from Chris Bondy, School of Print Media Chair, and Frank Romano, Professor Emeritus, about the future of the school.
"To gather with industry experts and enthusiasts at the world's largest print show is epic," said Bondy. "We're fortunate and excited to have Xeikon, one of the leaders in digital print technologies, lend their support for our 75th anniversary reception."
For more information or to register for this event, please go here.
Xeikon NV (XEI: AEX) is an innovator in digital printing technology. The company designs, develops and delivers web-fed digital color presses for labels and packaging applications, document printing, as well as commercial printing. These presses utilize LED-array-based dry toner electrophotography, open workflow software and application-specific toners.
As an OEM supplier, Xeikon designs and produces plate makers for newspaper offset printing applications. Xeikon also manufactures basysPrint computer-to-plate (CtP) solutions for the commercial printing market. These proven CtP systems combine the latest exposure techniques with cost-efficient UV plate technology, high imaging quality and flexibility.
For the flexographic market, Xeikon offers digital platemaking systems under the ThermoFlexX brand name. ThermoFlexX systems provide high resolution plate exposure including screening, color management, as well as workflow management.
All the Xeikon solutions are designed with the overarching principles of profitability, quality, flexibility and sustainability in mind. With these guiding principles and a deep, intimate knowledge of its customers, Xeikon continues to be one of the industry's leading innovators of products and solutions.
For more information, visit www.xeikon.com.