The fourth biennial conference of the Label Manufacturers Association of India (LMAI), titled Innovation Simplified, will be held at Jaypee Palace Hotel and Convention Centre, Agra, from 20 to 23 July 2017. On 17 January, in a meeting to plan for the mega event, LMAI appointed Kuldip Goel, managing director of Noida-based Any Graphics as the conference chairman. The previous two LMAI conferences were held in Goa and Jaipur.
During the meeting held in Delhi, the members of the association brainstormed to make the event, which will offer the delegates knowledge sharing and networking opportunities, a big success.
In the run-up to the event, the label association has decided to form sub-committees comprising of members from across India to get maximum participation in organising and reaching out to the industry in every nook and corner of the country.
Those present at the meeting included Sandeep Zaveri, president, LMAI and MD of Total Prints, Mumbai; Kuldip Goel, Any Graphic, Noida; Rajesh Chaddha, Update, Prints Gurgaon; Rajesh Nema, Pragati Graphics, Indore; Vivek Kapoor, Creative Labels, Mumbai and Ramesh Deshpande, Renu Prints, Aurangabad.
Leading suppliers who attended include Pankaj Bhardwaj, commercial director, Avery Dennison; Praveen Gupta, country head, UPM Raflatac; Prasenjit Das, DuPont; Amit Sheth, Label Planet; Ajay Mehta, MD SMI Coated Products; and Pawandeep Sahni, director, Weldon Celloplast.
Speaking at the meet, Zaveri asserted the resolve of the LMAI management to continuously deliver value to its members by organising technical workshops, seminars, conferences and networking events. LMAI also provides information on important government notifications and other issues of interest to members.
Speaking about the conference, Kuldip Goel assured that he and his team will endeavour to make this event a success. The event will deliver knowledge in terms of presentations by leading industry suppliers and technocrats. An entertainment programme that motivates the audience to participate and enjoy the moment is being mooted and finally in the course of those three days, enough opportunities for networking with peers in the industry will be provided.