Make the most of your time at the SGIA Expo by getting to know the people and ideas making a difference at special events that will round out your Expo experience. Please note: An additional charge may be required.*
World’s Fastest Wrap Team Championship
Every day during show floor hours (Booth 4118)
FREE to Observe, $150 per team to compete
Three days of competition. Two-person teams. One championship team! Beginning on Thursday, October 18, teams race to wrap the side of a car in 20 minutes or less. The fastest teams with the fewest deductions advance to the next round (October 19). The finalists compete for the championship title — and cash prizes up to $2,000 per team) on Saturday, October 20.
Don’t want to compete? Stop by Booth 4118 and join the PDAA committee in the WrapQuest area. Test out substrates, get tips and tricks from those who know, or just sit back and watch the competition unfold.
Thursday, October 18, 12:00–1:30 pm
This luncheon provides industrial applications and printed electronics printers a chance to network and discuss industry innovation. The Industrial Applications and Printed Electronics committee will select the speaker from the 2019 FP3: Functional Printing, Process and Products conference agenda. Limited to 100 people.
Opening Night Party
Thursday, October 18, 7:00 – 9:00 pm
TAO Las Vegas
Connect with old friends and new, bid a fond farewell to the SGIA Expo and usher in the PRINTING United Expo. Please join us for a party to celebrate a great show and look to the horizon!
Women In Print Breakfast
Friday, October 19, 7:30–9:00 am
Join the Women in Print Alliance for a morning of connecting and education at the 2018 SGIA Expo. The Women In Print community continues to grow, and this breakfast gives attendees the opportunity to network and share with the women in our industry.
Garment Decorators Luncheon
Friday October 19, 12:00–1:30 pm
The Garment Decorators Committee has designed this luncheon as an opportunity for Garment Decorators to network and discuss the 2019 THREADX theme, “Getting it Out the Door”. The speaker will focus on the rapid changes in how consumers buy, and how garment decorators can respond to those challenges.
*Expo + Education Pass does not include Wide Format 101, Essential Small Business Strategies, Brands Talking Sustainability Luncheon, FP3 Luncheon, Women In Print Alliance Breakfast, Garment Decorators Luncheon or World’s Fastest Wrap Team Championship.