Label Summit Latin America gold sponsor announced

Industry knowledge platform has been announced as gold sponsor and keynote speaker for Label Summit Latin America, which this year returns to Chile. announced as gold sponsor and keynote speaker at tis year's Label Summit Latin America in Chile

The annual two-day rotating conference and exposition, which takes place at Espacio Riesco Convention Center in Santiago between 10-11 March, is the leading educational event supporting the label and package printing industry in Latin America.

Aimed at senior decision makers working within the industry, the conference will equip delegates with in-depth label and package printing trade knowledge plus strategic insights into how they can help advance the sector in the region. The key focus for day one will be business development in Chile and the wider region, while day two will focus on packaging, design and branding. 

Askold Zimmermann,’s business development manager, will give the opening keynote presentation on day one. Covering workflow automation and quality control, he will explore new technology, quality control for converters and brand owners, and improved inspections of text, graphics and print. The new era of printing tool management - software-based and content-based - will be also covered. 

‘We are very pleased to welcome as gold sponsor and keynote for this year’s event,’ said Jessika Bustamante Meisner, Label Summit Latin America 2020 event manager. ‘Chile’s highly developed export market makes for a hypercompetitive labels and packaging hub in the Southern Cone, where automation has become a necessity to stay on the forefront. It also means that technological advancements in quality control, inspection equipment and workflow for profitability are fitting topics for the region’s converting community to learn from.’ 

Zimmermann added: ‘We are delighted to lend our support to this year’s Label Summit Latin America and explore together the opportunities to connect the existing digitalization and new automation processes to the promising Industry 4.0 approach. Latin America is a key focus for us because of the economic growth in the region and great opportunities to become automation-ready.’

An exposition of leading manufacturers will run simultaneously with confirmed exhibitors including: Epson America, Esko, Gallus, Hagraf, HP, Kocher & Beck USA, Mark Andy, Martin Automatic, Natural Ink, Pantec, PAV-Group, RotoMetrics, UPM Raflatac, and Yupo Corporation America.  

Visitor registration is now open, with an early bird discount until 21 February. The full two-day delegate pass for converters, brand owners and designers costs USD $224 (USD $280 thereafter). Two-day supplier/manufacturer passes cost USD $825. Full event passes include access to the exposition, conference sessions, lunch, networking party and refreshments.  

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