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Resources for Media/Consultants Covering the 2017 SGIA Expo

NEW FOR 2017: Register as Media/Consultant on site, and pick up your Media/Consultant badge in the Media/Consultant Room (Room 256-257).

The 2017 SGIA Expo Online Newsroom has the resources you need to cover the 2017 SGIA Expo, from media/consultant registration to press conferences. If you have any questions, contact Kate Achelpohl, SGIA: or 703.359.1364.

How to Register as Media/Consultant

Media/Consultant Registration and the Media/Consultant Room are open to working press only, and all Media/Consultant registrations are subject to approval by SGIA.

Pre-Show Media/Consultant registration: Start the process with the orange attendee registration link above. Typically, you'll receive confirmation of your registration within a few days. If you are also an exhibitor, contact Kate Achelpohl, SGIA, directly for your Media/Consultant credentials. Pick up your badge in the Media/Consultant Room (Room 256-257).

On Site Media/Consultant registration: Register in the Media/Consultant Room (Room 256-257). Schedule of press conferences

Rules for Photo/Video

Photography and audio/video recording by anyone – other than the Official SGIA Photographic Contractor – is strictly prohibited on the Expo floor, Golden Image area and in the educational sessions. Exceptions are made only when permission is obtained from the exhibitor whose booth/product is being photographed.

SGIA Contact

Kate Achelpohl, Director of Publications & Public Relations and Editor-in-Chief of the SGIA Journals: 703.359.1364 or


Schedule of Press Conferences

All press conferences listed will take place in the Press Conference Room (255) unless otherwise noted.

Monday, October 9

4:00 pm
SGIA (Contact: Kate Achelpohl, Convention Center Room 256-257)
Location: JW Marriott (St. Jerome room)

Tuesday, October 10

9:00-10:00 am
Mimaki (Contact: Kelli Ramirez, Booth 1231)

12:00-1:00 pm
EFI (Contact: David Lindsay, Booth 1501)

1:30:2:30 pm
DURST US (Contact: Chris Guyett, Booth 1945)

3:00-4:00 pm
Kornit Digital (Contact: Stephanie Cardarelle, Booth 1617)
Wednesday, October 11

12:00-1:00 pm
Fujifilm (Contact: Bill Rongey, Booth 1529)

1:30-2:30 pm
GLM Digital Technology (RBT International) (Contact: Ben Zhou, Booth 4257)

3:00-4:00 pm
PremEx Solutions (Expand Systems) (Contact: Hillary Dwyer, Booth 523)
Location: Booth 523