Show Floor Sections, Pavilions, and Attractions
With increasing profit opportunities in today’s marketplace, attendees will gain unprecedented access to the ‘world of package printing and converting’ with the co-location of CPP—the innovative converting and package printing tradeshow—at GRAPH EXPO 15. (McCormick Place, South Hall)
PROCESS EXPO, International Dairy Show
and InterBev Process Shows
Running Sept. 15-18 in the North and East Halls of McCormick Place—featuring trending industry issues and innovations related to food packaging, beverage processing and packing. During the two-day overlap, GRAPH EXPO attendees and attendees at either event will have all-access admission to the exhibit halls for all events. These concurrent shows will offer a first-of-its-kind opportunity for printers, packagers, processors, and converters to intermingle and explore the global scope of the graphic communications and packaging/processing industries. (McCormick Place, North & East Halls)
Industrial Printing Pavilion
Where Print and Plastic Applications Unite—featuring 3D printing—and the exciting new worlds of Package Printing, Commercial Printing and Industrial Manufacturing converge. See live demonstrations of 3D printing options and the profit-building applications they create to sell NOW!
Pavilion Sponsors: The Society for the Plastics Industry (SPI), Graphic Arts Show Company (GASC), and CPP EXPO.
Featuring... Future Print: Where attendees will discover the hottest new and emerging print technologies, including: RFID, Printed Electronics, and 3D printing.
Software: Workflow & Design/Prepress
It all begins here—THE one-stop spot to see the hottest new software and test-drive the very latest equipment!
The “cornerstone” of the show features cutting-edge innovations in inkjet, digital, offset, hybrid, flexo and gravure print technologies, as well as the complete array of binding and finishing equipment and supplies.
The Inkjet Candy Store
CREAM OF THE CROP new Wide Format Inkjet Technologies in LIVE demonstrations of the newest Wide Format Inkjet Printers from the hottest manufacturers— ALL together in one featured space! Display & Sign Shops, Commercial Printers, In-Plants, Quick Printers, Newspaper Production Pros, Fulfillment Pros, and more will ALL feel like “kids in a candy store” as they experience the very latest technology at this innovative and easy-to-compare show feature.
Sponsor: International Sign Association (ISA)
NEW for 2015!
An exciting show floor oasis of hot, unique new print applications.
PLUS…what’s bigger than BIG… is featured here… and has also infiltrated the entire show floor? The hottest WIDE FORMAT output equipment, software, media/substrates, inks, finishing equipment and supplies, plus new applications and solutions to expand and profit.
In today’s era of “instant impermanence” a new fascination with TANGIBLE print has emerged!
The singular “edge” that PRINT delivers is driven by its TACTILE qualities, and the ability to convey a message with IMPACT. Stimulating this tactile impact are MATERIALS.
Introducing Materials Matter—the newest GRAPH EXPO show floor hub that celebrates the essential role materials play in the print ecosystem. Inside this new 1,200 sq. ft. specialty showcase, multiple SUBSTRATE MANUFACTURERS will demonstrate the powerful role that their PAPER and NON-PAPER substrates play in every print job.
Deliver—The Mailing & Fulfillment Center
The world’s LARGEST mailing show—an unprecedented one-stop resource for all the latest equipment, software & supplies, research, market data, best practices and solutions for bridging print with marketing.
Pavilion Sponsor: The United States Postal Service
The Marketing Pavilion
Highly-trafficked–and hugely popular–this “how-to” hub of marketing education, resources, and networking features all the latest marketing and graphic communication tools and technologies.
News Print—The Newspaper Pavilion
A dual marketplace and networking hub for Newspaper Production Pros and increasingly Commercial Printers, featuring unique new applications and workflow solutions designed to help attendees cut costs, boost profits, make informed buying decisions.
Pavilion Sponsor: News & Tech
The In-Plant Place
A dedicated networking hub exclusively for In-Plant pros from every industry segment—Government, Corporate and Education—to come meet, unwind, learn, share…and more!
Pavilion Sponsor: the In-Plant Printing and Mailing Association (IPMA)
Education Main Street
Meet your future workforce! Here representatives from colleges, universities and educational organizations provide information on curriculum offerings, scholarships—and talented, skilled students seeking internships!
Discover this highly interactive 'home base' to meet, tweet, learn, share, interact and explore the latest innovations and applications that are driving our industry forward in exciting new directions. Daily hot-topic learning sessions will explore the latest trends, tactics and more in the pavilion Theater.
Pavilion Sponsor: PrintMediaCentr