International Fair of Graphic, Paper and Creative Industry GRAFIMA, begins in its Anniversary 40th edition on Wednesday, September 26 and will last until Saturday, September 29 2018, at Belgrade Fair Hall 4.
This specialized fair event, held under the slogan More Colors, is the most important annual regional meeting point of professionals and an exclusive review of the global technology achievements in the graphic industry, within publishing and printed media, design, advertising, music and film industries, in the production, paper postpress and processing, but also in many other associated economic branches.
More than 80 exhibitors from about ten countries will feature to the visitors a wide range of the machines, devices and equipment for the graphic industry, plentiful range of raw materials, production materials or final products for various sectors of the graphic industry, software and ICT solutions in these fields.
The Host of this year’s Grafima is Epson Corporation, the global forerunner in innovations and production of the imaging devices, within the compact, energy efficient and precise technology, present in almost all graphic industry sections. It will present the innovations both in technological and the applicable creative aspect of this industry. Thus, Epson will present just at this year’s Grafima as a premiere, for the first time in Europe, in addition to the wide range of already existing solutions for professional printing, even four new devices from the T-series large format printers.
Epson Corporation will also demonstrate at the Grafima how visions become reality by the relevant technology. Under cooperation with the prominent visual artist Jelena Blečić, Epson prepared an exhibition where the visitors may see on the spot various pieces of furniture, garments, accessories and daily items designed by this artist.
Epson printers will also print the self-sticking foils during the exclusive regional car wrapping competition called Adria/Balkan Wrap Star, held all the time during Grafima. Such competitions attract great attention of the audience all over the world and the visitors will be able to see the cars getting a new look and charm in a very short time.
The innovation of this year’s Grafima, upon request of both exhibitors and visitors, will be The Used Machine Exchange, devoted to the small entrepreneurs just starting their private business. This is the matter of the used machines at much lower prices.
The basis of the Grafima side event program consists of three thematic units – printing technology, graphic layout and advertising materials – as well as of trade lectures, new technology and achievement presentation, with the inevitable support of companies, Academic institutions, educational and trade organizations and profesional Associations.
Along with Grafima, at the same time and venue, the International Fair of Information Technology and Office Equipment – Biro-Expo, the traditional associate of Grafima, thematically oriented to the office business.
Grafima will be open from 10.00 a. m. to 6.00 p. m. Single entry ticket price is RSD.300.00, for group visits RSD.200.00 and car parking costs RSD.100.00 per one hour.