March 28-30, 2017 • Orlando, FL
With more than 60 educational sessions, Xploration provides communications professionals with information, best practices and insight into the changing customer communications landscape and what your company needs to know to remain an industry leader today and into the future. While you’re there, be sure to attend a presentation by Debora Haskel and Mike Dietz on “Making Marketing Matter in Every Channel,” held Wednesday, March 29, from 1:30 – 2:20 p.m. in room Curacao 3.
DRJ Spring World
March 26-29, 2017 • Orlando, FL
Now in its 55th year, DRJ Spring World focuses on every facet of business continuity, including global resiliency, compliance, cloud computing, cyber security, crisis planning and more. Stop by Booth 816-818 at Disney’s Coronado Springs Resort to discover how Mail-Gard can support your business continuity and disaster recovery planning and operations.
2017 Lean & Six Sigma World Conference
March 29-30, 2017 • Nashville, TN
Space pioneer Dr. Buzz Aldrin will deliver the opening keynote to the Lean & Six Sigma World Conference, an annual coming-together of experts and practitioners on Lean & Six Sigma (LSS) principles, which emphasizes minimalism, precision, and waste reduction in production practices. Robert Clark, Manager of Print Operations at IWCO Direct, will be attending this important event, where we will learn if IWCO Direct was recognized for our Lean and Continuous Improvement efforts as part of the Lean & Six Sigma Excellence Awards.
Continuous Improvement Conference
April 2-5, 2017 • Pittsburgh, PA
Nine members of IWCO Direct’s Continuous Improvement and Operations Teams, led by CI Manager, Scott Dunham, are attending this one-of-a-kind event designed to help companies achieve operational excellence through the concepts of Lean Manufacturing and other management and quality systems. The theme for this year’s event is Bringing an Improvement Culture to Life, which recognizes the importance of employee engagement to achieving Continuous Improvement objectives.
April 23-26, 2017 • Philadelphia, PA
Visit Mail-Gard at Booth #2014 during RIMS 2017 to learn how to strengthen your business continuity and disaster recovery plans. With “Risk Revolution” as the guiding theme, RIMS 2017 offers educational sessions and networking opportunities with risk management, disaster recovery, and business continuity professionals from a wide array of disciplines and industries.
Inkjet Summit 2017
April 24-26, 2017 • Ponte Vedra Beach, FL
The Inkjet Summit is the top venue for business executives and managers to keep up with the latest inkjet technology, software, and solutions for their business and investment decisions. IWCO Direct SVP Operations Dave Johannes will be there to meet with a “who’s who” of inkjet and print industry pros for the insights and expertise that can shape your strategies and optimize your print practices, no matter your industry or market.
2017 EMA Spring Meeting/GEA Global Envelope Conference
April 26-29, 2017 • Aventura, FL
With a theme of “Shaping the Future,” the Envelope Manufacturers Association 2017 Spring Meeting and Global Envelope Conference will focus on engaging customers, building long-term loyalty, and the future of connecting with customers. On April 28, IWCO Direct CEO Jim Andersen’s closing keynote session, “Why Envelopes Matter in a Digital World,” will discuss key changes in direct marketing and how they are impacting printers, mailers, and the industry at large.
Idealliance Experience Conference
May 3-5, 2017 • Tucson, AZ
This annual conference is designed to ensure graphic and visual communications professionals are knowledgeable about the latest technologies, workflows, and human resources to meet their company’s unique business objectives. If you’re going, we hope you’ll attend the Working Group entitled, “Mail Supply Chain & Working with the USPS: Postal Operations & Technologies Council & Postal Working Groups,” on May 5 from 10:15 am – 11:15 am. Bob Rosser of IWCO Direct will be one of the distinguished panelists, who will report on the activities of Idealliance’s efforts to improve mail preparation, postal distribution, logistics, and transportation processes.