DRUPA online Virtual has kicked off from April 20th to 23rd, various activities have reached about 17,000 registered visitors from 155 nations and have benefited from 660 minutes of inspiring, cutting-edge topics in the Conference Area and 930 minutes of Live Web Sessions and network with 212 exhibitors from 34 countries and team participation from worldwide subsidiaries in the Exhibition Space and Matchmaking Plaza.
The international participation of exhibitors and visitors underlines the importance of the virtual event. The first day of the show recorded 222,000-page impressions from all over the world; 7,500 visitors took part in the conference programme alone.
The success of the show was documented by the participation of major global players as exhibitors and virtual.drupa event partners – including Bobst, DuPont de Nemours, Electronics for Imaging, Esko, Fujifilm, Heidelberger Druckmaschinen, HP, IST Metz, Koenig & Bauer, Kodak, Komori, Konica Minolta, Kurz, Kyocera, Landa, Siemens, Stora Enso, Windmöller & Hölscher, Xeikon and many more.
According to the Project Director of Print Technologies, Mr Sabine Geldermann, he says: “We are pleased that the interaction within the community has started so positively. The impressive range of valuable knowledge transfer in the Conference Area and the Exhibition Space, as well as the exchange with business partners via matchmaking in the Networking Plaza, are being excellently received.”
Visitors from other time zones who were unable to follow the presentations live will have the opportunity to access the sessions 24/7 on-demand via the Video Library and then network with exhibitors for a personal exchange via Matchmaking in the Networking Plaza.