Graphics of the Americas Expo & Conference (GOA) has announced that registration for new and returning attendees is live for its 2013 show! Exhibitor registration will be available on November 15. Produced annually by the Printing Association of Florida, and now in its thirty-eigth year, GOA is held February 21-23, 2013, at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, Florida. Register online HERE by by January 31, 2013, to take advantage of early bird savings.
This year's conference program features the Digital Classroom Live (formally the crē8 conference, hosted by American Graphics Institute); The Wrap Center, featuring vehicle wrap demonstrations by Arlon & Mutoh; Wide Format Print Shop Live; Direct-to-Garment Center; and more.
"The countdown is on for the event of the year!" says George Ryan, president of GOA. "Our show floor has never been more interactive, and in 2013 offers the new FlexoZone, as well as many popular and new hands-on demonstrations.
"Our goal is to provide attendees with a comprehensive experience in learning, touching, and talking with experts about the technologies that will make a difference to their future."
On the Show Floor
NEW! The FlexoZone. New on the show floor at GOA 2013, the FlexoZone boasts the latest innovations in flexography. The cornerstone of the FlexoZone is the Nilpeter 8 Color Flexo press with servo technology, which includes the clean inking system and the quick release anilox rollers and quick release plate cylinders.
Wide Format Print Shop Live! A show favorite, Wide Format Print Shop Live! is hosted by experts showcasing processes ranging from prepress to printing, finishing and more. Attendees connect with the experts as they discuss and demonstrate innovative technology in the wide format marketplace.
The Wrap Center. The Wrap Center offers installers firsthand tips, tricks and techniques to hone skills, while graphic imagers have an exclusive opportunity to meet with qualified installers. Mutoh and Arlon's vehicle wrap demos always attract big crowds.
Direct-to-Garment Center. The Direct-to-Garment Center showcases the latest innovators in the rapidly growing market of direct-to-garment printing. The center offers a first-hand look at digital garment decoration technologies, where attendees learn techniques, tips, tricks and trends to improve production accuracy and prevent errors.
"GOA has grown immensely in its thirty-eight years running, and we are proud to continuously offer information and live exhibitions about the latest trends taking place in the industry today," Ryan continues. "There is something for everyone, and we are encouraged by the interest from both past attendees, and new attendees alike. It is going to be a great show!"
To register for GOA 2013 online, visit http://www.goa2013.com. Registration is also available by fax, or mail, and can be completed by calling 800/331-0461.