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Sunday, April 01, 2007

MIT to host Print Congress-’07

The Department of Printing and Media Engineering at Manipal Institute of Technology will host ‘Print Congress-2007’, an International Conference on Printing and Media Technology, from March 29 to 31.

Announcing this at a press conference here on Monday, Head of the Department of Printing, MIT, Dr Girish Kumar Sharma said that experts in the print, publishing and media industry would participate in the conference.

The conference would discuss the issues like trends in media production technologies, digital and hybrid printing technologies and their impact on the digital market, total quality management and its impact on distributed production in the global scenario, teaching contents and method of teaching, environmental implications in packaging technology, paper and ink recycling technologies, new era in newspaper technology, environmental compatible printing, trends in pre-press technology and the package designing technology.

As many as 200 delegates-125 experts from printing, 40 students and a few academicians would participate in the conference, he added.

General Manager of Heidelberg India Ltd, Chennai, Guenther Keppler would inaugurate the conference at the MIT Quadrangle on Thursday at 6 pm. Prior to the inauguration, Managing Director of Manipal Press, T Sathish Pai and its CEO Gautham Pai would hoist the flag at 5 pm.

Chancellor of Manipal University, Dr Ramdas M Pai, pro-chancellor of Manipal University, Dr H S Ballal, Registrar Dr H Vinod Bhat, Director of MIT, Dr S S Pabla, Head of Print Media Academy of Heidelberg, Prof Rajendra Kumar Anayath would be present. At the press conference co-ordinator of the conference Prof Amrutharaj H, lecturers Soujanya Shenoy and Nagaraj Kamath were present.

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