iarigai Conference programme (subject to changes and alterations)

* All activities and events based on current guidelines and measures for prevention of COVID-19

iarigai Conference Day 0 - Sunday 19 September 2021

Evening reception for iarigai conference participants. Time and location to be announced
(Possibility to attend by IC members)
iarigai Conference Day 1 - Monday 20 September 2021

Opening Session - Session 1: Keynotes - Invited Speakers
Room A: Ceremony Amphitheater
Chair: Anastasios E. Politis
09:15-09:30Opening address of the 47th iarigai Conference. Prof. Dr.-Ing. Gunter Huebner
09:30-09:45Welcome address HELGRAMED, Dr. Marios Tsigonias University of West Attica
09:45-10:00Welcome address: Prof. Panagiotis Kaldis, Rector of the University of West Attica
SESSION 1 (Plenary), Keynotes
Chair: Anastasios E. Politis or Gunter Huebner
10:00-10:30Alison Grace - Communications & Policy Officer, Intergraf Belgium
Defending the Competitiveness of the European Graphic Industry
10:30-11:00Francois Martin -Marketing & Communication, Bobst Group
Industry 4.0 in printing & converting - The Bobst vision to shape the future of packaging
11:00-11:30Coffee Break (foyer)
11:30-12:00Invited-Keynote 3 to be confirmed
12:00-12:30Axel Fischer - Dipl.-Chem, Head of Public Relations INGEDE - International Association of the Deinking Industry
After the pandemic: Printing becomes more sustainable
12:30-12:45Official group Photo
Sessions 2A 2B (Rooms to be defined)
Sessions/TimeSESSION 2A
The future of Print - Developments and Trends

Chair: To Be Defined (TBD)
Color Science and Printing
Chair: TBD
14:00-14:30Pauline Brumm, Nils Lindner, Tim Eike Weber, Hans Martin Sauer and Edgar Dörsam:
A deep learning approach for the classification task of gravure printed patterns
Michael Krebes and Gunter Huebner:
Spectral dependence of light scattering in human skin detected with a screen printed device for blood oximetry
14:30-15:00Georgios Gamprellis, Anastasios E. Politis, Yannis Sofias, Antonios Tsigonias, Gerasimos Vonitsanos, Marios Tsigonias and Kenneth Macro:
Challenges for the printing industry in the modern digital and meta-pandemic era
Michael Abildgaard Pedersen:
Is it really true that Pantone Extended Gamut can reproduce 90% of all Pantone Spot Colors?
15:00-15:30Georgia Maria Koltsia and Nikos Karampekios: Research & Development dimensions. The Printing Industry in Greece. A first Empirical CaptureSupawadee Theerathammakorn & Chawan Koopipat:
Customers’ color preference for Mango (Mangifera indica L.)var. Nam Dok Mai printed image based on color attributes of printed images
15:30-16:00Coffee Break (foyer)
Sessions 3A 3B
Printing Material Science
Chair: TBD
Printing Technology - Functional Printing and wearables
Chair: TBD
16:00-16:30Eirini Pavlou, Antonios Tsigonias, Gallina Xanthopoulou, George Vekinis, Thomas Katsaros, Marios Tsigonias and Anastasios Politis:
Development of Egyptian Blue pigment for the production of silk-screen printing process
Shu Chang, Christine Heusner, Marla Schweppe and Gail Argetsinger:
Showcasing Functional Inks and Electronics through Wearable Art
16:30-17:00Li Yang, Henrik Pettersson, Göran Flodberg and Samuel Löfstrand
Influence of some Material properties onand quality of selective laser sintering (SLS) built objects
Gunter Huebner, Michael Krebes, Frank Etzel, Larissa Nussbaum and Sabrina Thamm:
Printed Batteries, Properties of Substrates and Components, regarding Bendability and Barrier
17:00-17:30Kholoud Saleh Othman Al Ajlouni, Paul Daniel Fleming and Alexandra Pekarovicova
Glucomannan for food packaging biofilms: Faceting of the polymer film (USA from distance)
Apostolos Koutsioukis, Theodora Philippakopoulou, Maria Anastasopoulou, Dimitra Giasafaki, Christina Mitzithra, Theodore Steriotis, Georgia Charalambopoulou, Vasilios Georgakilas and Vassiliki Belessi:
Carbon Black and reduced Graphene Oxide water-based conductive inks
17:30-18:00Coffee Break (foyer)
18:00-19:00iarigai General Assembly (representatives only) Room A - Ceremony Ampitheater
Evening: No program (at own leisure) or IC evening reception (20:00-22:30 place to be defined)
iarigai Conference Day 2 - Tuesday 21 September 2021
Room A: Ceremony Amphitheater

Session 4 Plenary (together with IC)
Chair: Chrysoula Gatsou
09:15-09:30Welcome address University of West Attica, Prof. Panagiotis Kaldis, Rector
09:30-10:00Opening address of the 52nd IC Conference, Prof. Dr. Anastasios E. Politis, Chairman of the IC
The future of Print Education in the Digital Era: Which way forward?
SESSION 1 (Plenary), Keynotes
Chair: Martin Habekost
10:00-10:30Thomas Katsaros, Athens Byzantine and Christian Museum
Greek Ancient Technology - Relation to Typography and Printing
10:30-11:00Konstantinos Spyropoulos, BEL Information Systems, Greece
The Connected Converter
11:00-11:30Coffee Break (foyer)
11:30-12:00Enn Kerner, Vice President of Estonian Engineering Association and Sinapse Print Simulators
During the Meta Pandemic Era: Learning continues using Simulation Technology in Print Education
12:00-12:30Stelios Manousakis, Product Director, Digital Printing, Bobst Group
From pixel to drop: Inkjet innovations for the digital printing industry
12:30-12:45Official group Photo
Sessions 5A 5B (Rooms to be defined)
3D printing - Additive manufacturing
Chair: TBD
Printing Technology - Functional & Industrial Printing
Chair: TBD
14:00-14:30Jakob Feldmann, Dieter Spiehl and Edgar Dörsam:
Paper embossing tools: a fast fabrication workflow using image processing and stereolithography additive manufacturing
Karim Abdel Aal, Max Ailinger and Norbert Willenbacher:
The Influence of the Pastes’ Slip and Wetting Properties on the Printing of Fine Features in Flatbed Screen Printing of Silicon Solar Cell Metallization
14:30-15:00Alina Pranovich, Sasan Gooran, Jeppe Revall Frisvad and Daniel Nyström:
Optical properties and appearance of fused deposition modelling filaments
Ignatii Adamantov and Olavi Siikki:
Electroluminescent label printed on paper substrate
15:00-15:30Fereshteh Abedini, Sasan Gooran and Daniel Nyström:
The effect of halftoning on the appearance of 3D printed surfaces
Elena Yakovleva, Valery Gorbachev, Maria Saveljeva and Ignaty Adamantov:
Wavelet-based watermarking in the finite field
15:30-16:00 Coffee Break (foyer)
Sessions 6A 6B (Rooms to be defined)
History and Design on Graphic, Media, Printing and Packaging
Chair: TBD
Quality for printing and finishing
Chair: TBD
16:00-16:30Evgenia Pagani:
The binding of children’s book in Greece: a content analysis
Carl Fridolin Weber, Dieter Spiehl and Edgar Dörsam:
Comparing gloss meters for gloss measurements on metallic embellishments from the printing industry
16:30-17:00Konstantinos Kyriakopoulos, Sofia Strati and Chrysoula Gatsou:
Combining Graphic Design and Mathematics
Bethany Wheeler and Shu Chang:
Feasibility of Low-Cost Color Sensors in Graphic Communications Virtual Classroom Learning
17:00-17:20Coffee Break (foyer)
Closing Session
Chair: Gunter Huebner
17:20-18:00Wrap up and presentation of next conference venue
18:00:End of conference
20:00 - 23:00Gala dinner (together with IC participants)
Athens Byzantine and Christian Museum, The Gardens
Address: 22 Vas. Sofias Ave., 106 75 Athens (Evangelismos Metro Station - Blue Line 3)
iarigai Conference Day 3 - Wednesday 22 September

09:00-17:00IARIGAI industrial visit at Forlabels printing company, Oinofyta Voiotia
Lunch - Mpatis seafood restaurant, Oropos, Attiki
Return to Athens
EveningEvening: No program (at own leisure)
iarigai Conference Day 4 - Thursday 23 September 2021

08:30-20:00IARIGAI and IC day excursion
Korinthos, Nemea, wine tasting and lunch – Visit at Epidaurus Amphitheater – Afternoon coffee at the city of Nafplion
EveningEvening: No program (at own leisure)