Tokyo International Forum

2017.7.6(Thr)-7(Fri)

Label Forum Japan 2017

Label Forum Japan being held at Tokyo International Forum, will bring you the opportunity to meet customers, partners and friends. Label Forum Japan is the only international event to attract delegates from key label printing and converting industries, solutions and technologies for the Japanese label industry to accelerate the globalization.

Label Forum Japan 2017 is the 6th event since started in 2006. More than 4,000 visitors will attend the event includes 400 delegates for the conference.


Who will attend

  • Label and packaging converter
  • Supplier
  • Brand owner
  • Designer
  • Packaging material distributor
  • Label end-user

Label Evolution -label make you happy-

Label Forum Japan will take place on 6-7 July 2017 at Tokyo International Forum.
This will be a two-day conference and table-top exhibition attracting over 4,000 senior buyers.

SEG Marketing, Managing Director, Rafi Albo

Rafi Albo, is the global guru of connected 1to1 marketing, has been integrating printed products with online technologies for many years. Combining technologies such as augmented (AR), virtual (VR) and mixed reality (MR), with fresh ideas, new approaches and creativity, he creates the most innovative applications that bring a "Wow!" effect. At the Label Forum Japan 2017, Rafi will show on stage some of the most creative work he made for brands from all over the world. Being a strong believer that print is and will always be sexy, he will share his ideas on how AR, VR and MR can boost demand for new print forms and thus the potential success of print businesses and brands.

General Manager & Director, Asia Pacific & Japan, Michael Mogridge

Michael Mogridge, General Manager & Director, Asia Pacific & Japan of Landa Digital Printing will join and have a speech at conference. The speech titled "Nanography® and Why it Will Change Printing Forever".

80 exhibitors with 108 booths were booked, and planned to make many live demonstration.

Featuring 80 exhibitors will launch new products, make live demonstrations. It's striking that many digital brand will launch new products, share the knowledge, make live demonstrations such as Iwatsu, Epson, Konica Minolta, dilli, bitek, Microboards, Grahptech, Sanjo, Xeikon, HP, and Screen.

24 speech slots featuring latest technology, market trend, success story.

Many Japanese and global pundits for label and packaging industry will share knowledge, latest technology, new launch. For two days, 24 sessions will make with simaltaneous translation system in English and Japanese. Sapporo Breweries and Coca-Cola Japan will share the success story about the promotions with digital printing technology.

Conference Program

Please confirm the latest conference program.

  • First DayTHR 6 July
  • Second DayFRI 7 July
8:45 AM

Labelshimbun <Organizer Greetings>

8:50 AM

JFLP <Co-sponsor Greetings>

Co-sponsor Welcome


The Japane Federation of Label Printing Industry (JFLP)
Coming Soon
8:55 AM

Lintec <Event sponsor Greetings>

Event sponsor Welcome


Lintec
Coming Soon
9:00 AM

AWA <Keynote Address>

Global and Asian Labeling & Product Decoration Market


AWA Alexander Watson Associates
Corey Reardon, CEO
9:30 AM

Lintec <Technical Session>

Customized functional labelstocks


Lintec
Takashi Yamamoto, Section Manager, Technical Service Group Technical Planning Office
10:00 AM

SEG Marketing <Internal Session>

How to make print sexy


SEG Marketing
Rafi Albo, CEO
10:45 AM

Networking Coffee Break

E1 Table-top Exhibiton Area

10:45 - 11:15
11:15 AM

Media Technology Japan <Technical Session>

Latest Label Converting Technology


Nilpeter / Cartes
John Andersen, Asia Pacific Director / Virgilio Micale
11:45 AM

CCL Label <International Session>

Development for global and Asian Label Market


CCL Label
Jim Anzai, Vice Prsident, Managing Director, CCL Industries Asia
12:15 PM

HP <Technical Session>

Marketing approach for developing new customer experience in domestic and global market


HP Japan
Daisaku Yamada, Manager, Marketing and Business Development
12:45 PM

Networking Lunch

B5 Conference Room

12:45 - 13:45
13:45 PM

Research Institute for Consumer Affairs <Market Trend Session>

Full Enforcement of Food Labeling Act in April 2020 -Issue for special demand of label-


Research Institute for Consumer Affairs
Tatsuya Kakita, Representative, Food Advisor
14:15 PM

Coca-Cola (Japan) <Brand Owner Session>

Coca-Cola TM Recruit new drinkers by utilizing printing innovation on packaging


Coca-Cola (Japan) Company, Limited
Hisato Ohsawa, Marketing & New Businesses Sparkling Category Coca-Cola TM Group Manager
14:45 PM

UPM Raflatac <Technical Session>

Global label packaging sustainable solution


UPM Raflatac
Jari Haavisto, Vice President in North Asia
15:15 PM

Networking Coffee Break

E1 Table-top Exhibiton Area

15:15 - 15:45
15:45 PM

Korea Label Printing Association <International Session>

Latest Trend and Outlook of Korean Label Market


Korea Label Printing Association
Samdo Park, CEO, World Laser
16:15 PM

JFLP <Converter Panel Session>

Year of Innovaiton Beginning! Future Manufacturing by improvement in Production Site


The Japan Federation of Label Printing Industry
Coming Soon
17:00 PM

Networking Coffee Breake

E1 Table-top Exhibiton Area

17:00 - 18:00
18:00 PM

VIP cocktail reception

B5 Conference Room

18:00 - 20:00
9:00 AM

Labelshimbun <Keynote Address>

Japanese label market trend and future forecast


Labelshimbun
Natsuki Uchida, Exective manager, Editorial div.
9:30 AM

Gallus <Technical Session>

Advantages of high resolution ink jet printing?


Gallus Ferd. Rüesch AG
Christof Naier, Vice president, Sales & Marketing
10:00 AM

Navitas Vision Solution <Technical Session>

”Inspection software oriented to the factory site.” Discussion and examples in inspection of irregular printing and variable printing.


Navitas Vision Solution Co., Ltd.
Susumu Bushimata, Director of Technology Development Div.
10:30 AM

Networking Coffee Break

E1 Table-top Exhibiton Area

10:30 - 11:00
11:00 AM

SATO <Converter Session>

Revolutional "Inline Digital Printing (IDP)", Enable personalization in era of Internet of Things(IoT)


SATO Holdings Corporation
Kazuo Matsuyama, President and CEO
11:30 AM

Avery Dennison <Technical Session>

Sustainable Label ~Proposal from Global market~


Avery Dennison Japan Materials Co.,Ltd
Dai Okajima, Sales/Product manager, Label and Graphic Materials
12:00 PM

Epson <Technical Session>

Development of color matching method between digital printing and conventional printing -Collaboration between EPSON SurePress and DIC COLORCLOUD-


Epson
Yasuhiro Morihara, Manager of Color Support Center, DIC Graphics Corporation
12:30 PM

Sapporo Breweries <Brand Owner Session>

"Photo Beer & Smile", personalized beer with original label attached picture ~Challange of "Custamization service" by beer brewery company


Sapporo Breweries
Hidetaka Shimizu, Senior Manager, Digital Comunication Group, Marketing Development Dept.
13:00 PM

Networking Lunch

B5 Conference Room

13:00 - 14:00
14:00 PM

Landa <International Session>

Nanography® and Why it Will Change Printing Forever


Landa Digital Printing
Michael Mogridge, General Manager & Director, Asia Pacific & Japan
14:30 PM

Esko <Technical Session>

Simplified Prepress for Labels


Esko-Graphics Co., Ltd
Sachihiko Hayakawa, Business Development & ASM Manager
15:00 PM

Panel Discussion

Panel Discussion


Coming Soon
Coming Soon
15:45 PM

Networking Coffee Break

E1 Table-top Exhibiton Area

15:45 - 16:15
16:15 PM

Award Ceremony for Label Forum Contest

Award Ceremony for Label Forum Contest


Coming Soon
Coming Soon
16:30 PM

Label Agency <Market Trend Session>

Marketing approach for label on big seller item


Label Agency Co., Ltd
Shinichi Nishio, CEO
17:00 PM

dilli <Technical Session>

New digital label printing produced by dilli


dilli
Seonghan Kim, Director of Overseas Sales Division
17:30 PM

Tarsus/Labels & Labeling <Keynote Address>

Technology trends at Labelexpo Europe


Tarsus Plc
Andy Thomas-Emans, Strategic Director, Tarsus Labels Group

Main conference speaker

SEG Marketing
Market Trend

"How to make print sexy"
Rafi Albo, Managing Director




Research Institute for Consumer Affairs
Market Trend

"Full Enforcement of Food Labeling Act in April 2020 -Issue for special demand of label-"
Tatsuya Kakita, Representative, Food Advisor

Coca-Cola (Japan)
Brand Owner

"Coca-Cola TM Recruit new drinkers by utilizing printing innovation on packaging"
Hisato Ohsawa, Marketing & New Businesses Sparkling Category Coca-Cola TM Group Manager

Landa Digital Printing
Internatinal Session

"Nanography® and Why it Will Change Printing Forever"
Michael Mogridge, General Manager & Director, Asia Pacific & Japan


SATO
Converter

"Revolutional "Inline Digital Printing (IDP)", Enable personalization in era of Internet of Things (IoT)"
Kazuo Matsuyama, President and CEO

Label Agency
Market Trend

"Marketing approach for label on big seller item"
Shinichi Nishio, CEO

AWA
Market Trend

"Global and Asian Labeling & Product Decoration Market"
Corey Reardon, CEO

Tarsus / Labels & Labeling
Market Trend

"Technology trends at Labelexpo Europe"
Andy Thomas-Emans, Strategic Director, Tarsus Labels Group

Conference Tickes

For a full list of prices please take a look at our table of pricing plans.

36,000

Two Days early bird

Ticket includes:

  • conference 2 days pass
  • table-top 2 days pass
  • lunch for 2 days
  • VIP reception pass
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25,000

One Day, 6 July

Ticket includes:

  • one day conference pass
  • one day table-top pass
  • lunch for one day
  • VIP reception pass
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25,000

One Day, 7 July

Ticket includes:

  • one day conference pass
  • one day table-top pass
  • lunch for one day
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Meet the trend for Japanese Label & Packaging industry

Label Forum Japan 2017 is the 6th event since started in 2006. The largest dedicated international label event in Japan. Label Forum Japan will be two-day conference and table-top exhibition attracted more than 4,000 senior buyers. The exhibitions will present a detailed overview of the innovations, solutions and technologies for Japanese label industry to accelerate the globalization.