Joachim Erlach, CEO Epple Druckfarben, speaks about a new range of inks produced on the basis of raw materials. This opens opportunities to print for example on the inside of packaging.
Berry Wiersum, CEO of Sappi Fine Paper Europe
Berry Wiersum, Chief Executive Officer Sappi Fine Paper Europe talks about drupa 2012 after ten days, the different messages Sappi wants to get across, the support system Houston and paper in times of sustainability.
Rafael Penuela, Executive Vice President manroland Sheetfed GmbH
Rafael Penuela, Executive Vice President of manroland Sheetfed GmbH, speaks about the company's strategy, digital technology in printers and offset printing.
Jochen Meissner, President and CEO of Goss International
Jochen Meissner, President and CEO of Goss International, talks about his impressions of drupa 2012, packaging printing and offset business with regards to commercial printing.
Christoph Stehmann, Vice President of Pitney Bowes
Key trends for Christoph Stehmann, Vice President of Pitney Bowes, are cost efficiency automation and improving communication. He also talks about postal prices as well as how the financial crisis is affecting investment of his customers.
Ryuta Masui, Senior Vice President of Fujifilm Europe
Ryuta Masui, Senior Vice President of Fujifilm Europe, speaks about key trends that are impacting his customers at the moment, where drupa is moving towards and the key take away for him regarding drupa.
Eijiro Hori, President of Horizon
Eijiro Hori, President of Horizon, came to speak on the red sofa at drupa on 8 May 2012. He speaks about the importance of technology and applications at drupa 2012, post press solutions and growth areas that are attractive for customers.
Claus Bolza-Schünemann, CEO of KBA
The red sofa on 7 May 2012 was reserved for Claus Bolza-Schünemann. The CEO of KBA talks about where the company is heading in future, his expectations for drupa 2012, offset and digital printing and the economic situation of the printing industry.
Jeff Jacobson, President Xerox Global Graphic Comm.
Jeff Jacobson is president of Xerox Global Graphic Comm. and he talks about how Xerox is doing, what customers look for at this year's drupa, commercial print and partnerships.
Yoshiharu Komori, President and CEO Komori
Yoshiharu Komori, President and CEO Komori, speaks about his impressions about drupa 2012, key trends that he observes such as changes in offset printing industry and the role of digital applications.
Benny Landa, CEO of Landa
The most talked about person from this year's drupa is probably Benny Landa. On the drupa 2012 red sofa he talks about nanostructures in printing and how nanographics might lead to a second revolution in printing.
Todd Bradley, Executive Vice President HP
Opportunities for large format printing - that is one of the opportunities that Todd Bradley, Executive Vice President Printing and Personal Systems Group HP, observes at drupa 2012. He also talks about the future of HP and the new role HP has taken up on the PC market.
Bernhard Schreier, CEO Heidelberger Druckmaschinen AG
Bernhard Schreier talks about changes that impacted the print and media industry such as the financial crisis. The CEO of Heidelberger Druckmaschinen AG also mentions the importance of new applications in digital as well as traditional printing to be seen at drupa 2012.