* Date : 2016-09-05
The Printing Industry's Place in the Digital Era
Printing constituted the 3rd information revolution, behind the development of language and text. It conveyed crucial information and knowledged to mankind and had a major impact on industrial development. But with the advancement of the internet and mobile technology, printing culture and related industries are declining. Is there no breakthrough for its recovery?
From typography workshops that preserve older printing techniques to companies that fuse printing with IT technology, and the 2016 World Printing and Communication Forum, in which printing industry professionals discuss their field's future, we examine the past, present and future of printing and consider possible measures for sustainable development.