Heidelberg virtual Innovation Week 2021
Heidelberg announced that its virtual customer event will be taking place at the company’s Wiesloch-Walldorf site from 13 to 15 October 2021.
The event, with the moto “Always a step ahead”, will start at 9am CET with a live report focusing on a different topic – packaging printing on day one, followed by digitization and diversification on days two and three respectively.
“We are accelerating the development of intelligent digitization solutions to meet the requirements of our customers,” said Ludwig Allgoewer, Global Head of Sales & Marketing at Heidelberg. “At Innovation Week 2021, we are once again demonstrating our credentials as a technology leader – always a step ahead of developments – with the aim of securing future business success for our customers.”
Innovation Week features on-demand videos that participants can view obtain the specific information they require about technologies from the current Heidelberg portfolio.
The video clips include an introduction to Heidelberg Plus, label printing with the Speedmaster CX 75, and new surface finishing options based on digital printing. One video provides insights into how the Performance Advisor Technology (PAT) automated consulting tool uses artificial intelligence to help optimize print shop processes, while a further clip focuses on the benefits of remote agreements with the primary objective of increasing machine availability.
Another focus for the virtual presentations are examples of international customers from the commercial, packaging, and label market segments. Some of the customers featured are users the new, universal Speedmaster CX 104 press, the highly automated Stahlfolder P-Stacker with cutting-edge robot technology, and the Versafire digital printing systems.
Other profiles focus on printing companies that have boosted their productivity thanks to a subscription agreement with Heidelberg, and on customers who have digitized and thus automated their processes using the Prinect workflow.
“The customer profiles provide exciting and authentic insights into how print shops have become noticeably more productive by using the innovations Heidelberg has introduced over the past 18 months across all market segments, and how they have made processes more efficient and cost-effective thanks to digitization,” explained Allgoewer.
To accompany the online program, existing and potential customers will be able to contact the relevant Heidelberg experts on each day of the event, without making an appointment.
The videos and presentations can be accessed at any time to all participants, and also streamed after the event.
The event is being held in English, but subtitled versions of all presentations will be available in seven further languages, including Japanese.
To participate, register for free at: heidelberg.com/innovationweek2021.