FINAT Technical Seminar 2020

From 1-3 December 2020 the first virtual Technical Seminar took place.

The programme was divided into 3 sessions:
1. Brand owners & Business
2. Technology Insights
3. Regulatory Affairs and Sustainability

This page provides you with full details of the programme and proceedings (access only to FINAT members).

The following presentations were prerecorded:

Alan Mills:

Håkan Sundqvist:

The full recordings of each session are also available: Food Contact Regulations for printed labels on food packaging UVFoodSafe, compliant printing for food with confidence Risk Assessment of Pigment for Food Contact Applications Risk Assessment of Pigment for Food Contact Applications Opening Sustainability Session EU Green Deal and the new Circular Economy Energy - the most viable solution for non-recyclable by-product Release liner recycling - a sustainable solution PS Labels for Circular Packaging Celab Europe - An industry initiative to build a Circular Economy for self-adhesive Label materials in Europe Sustainability panel discussion & Q&A Sustainability panel discussion & Q&A Sustainable labels market overview Building a beer brand with hope Brand owner feedback survey Brand protection: Threats, challenges & opportunities Introduction business scenario session Esko: Packaging connected Bobst: Digital inkjet printing: the new standard in labels Durst Phototechnik: Extended Color Gamut Gallus: Equipment costs – only one piece of TCO puzzle MPS Systems: Focus on TCO and Connectivity opens up 30% improvements TCO & ROI panel discussion, Q&A and outcome polls Opening of the Technology session & introduction into the Digital Culture Introduction Regulatory & Sustainability Session Technology insights: Panel discussions Durst: Digital Innovation Lighthouse - UV Inkjet Printing Esko: Advanced Digital Technologies & Innovations Gallus: UV- Low Migration Inkjet @ 1200dpi Grafotronic: Digital, Flexo or Hybrid? HP Indigo: advanced digital technologies and innovations MPS Systems: Crossover Points in Digital, Hybrid and Flexo Phoseon Q&A Advanced digital technologies & innovations