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iarigai/IC Conference 2022

iarigai/IC Conference Agenda

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Monday, Sept. 19, 2022
Time Event
8:30-9:15 a.m. Registration
Iarigai Opening Session
9:15-9:30 a.m. Welcome: Nona Woolbright
9:30-10 a.m. Opening Address: Gunter Hübner
Iarigai Session 1
10-10:30 a.m. Invited Speaker: Charles Weiss, Developing Global Student Exchange Programs, Clemson University
10:30-11 a.m. Invited Speaker: Michelle Fox, Strategic Outreach Partnerships, Clemson University
11-11:30 a.m. Coffee Break
Iarigai Session 2A Iarigai Session 2B
11:30 a.m.-12 p.m. Modeling and investigating the dynamic gloss of flexo-printed UV-inks containing aluminum pigments

Carl Fridolin Weber, Hans Martin Sauer and Edgar Dörsam Technical University of Darmstadt, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Institute of Printing Science and Technology, Germany, Presented by Jakob Feldmann
Angular-dependent reflectance spectroscopy of RGBW pigments

Alina Pranovich, Abigail Trujillo Vazquez, Daniel Nyström, Sergiy Valyukh, Jeppe Revall Frisvad, Susanne Klein and Carinna Parraman Linköping University, Sweden, the University of the West of England, UK, Technical University of Denmark, Denmark
12-12:30 p.m. Investigation of relationships between the flexographic printing plate patterning and the anilox surface and volume in case of solid white ink printing on transparent materials

Csaba Horvath, Manurova Klaudia, Preklet Edina and Várza Ferenc Obuda University, Hungary, University of Sopron, Hungary
Free dispersing agent impact on latency issue for water-based inkjet inks

Amélie Brogly, Gilbert Gugler, Gioele Balestra, Raphaël Wenger, Aurore Denneulin and Anne Blayo, Université Grenoble Alpes, LGP2, France, iPrint Center, HEIA-FR, HES-SO, Switzerland
12:30-12:45 p.m. Official Group Photo iarigai
12:45-2 p.m. Lunch
Iarigai Session 3A Iarigai Session 3B
2-2:30 p.m. Advanced print-media business models for Circular Economy domains

Anastasios Politis, Georgios Gamprellis, Yannis Sofias, Christos Trochoutsos, Marios Tsigonias, University of West Attica, Greece
Effects of synchronousness in online learning experiences and the level of social presence in the pandemic 2021

Hocheol Yang, Jihyun Kim, Stephanie Kelly and Ryan Goke, Cal Poly, University of Central Florida, North Carolina A&T State University, North Dakota State University
2:30-3 p.m. Real-world evaluation of artificial intelligence-based brand color management for social media content creators

Invited Speakers: Erica Walker and Hudson Smith, Clemson University, Clemson SC, USA
3-3:30 p.m. Coffee Break
Iarigai Session 4A Iarigai Session 4B
3:30-4 p.m. A Gate-to-Gate Life Cycle Analysis of Wide-Format Flatbed Inkjet Printing

Zuha Waqar and Jonghun Park, Toronto Metropolitan University, Canada
Evaluation of measurement methods for compression, re-swelling and material thickness through the embossing process of cardboard

Ulrike Käppeler, Jennes Huenniger and Lutz Engisch Leipzig University of Applied Science, Germany
4-4:30 p.m. Revising Our Thinking on Tone Value Increase

John Seymour, John the Math Guy, LLC, and Clemson University, Clemson SC, USA
Optimization of PEDOT: PSS layers for hole transporting layers of organic photodetectors

Tomá Syrov , Franti ek Josefík, Lucie Syrová, Ignasi Burgués Ceballos, Petr Janí ek, Jhonatan Rodriguez Pereira, Lubomír Kubá and Laura López Mir, University of Pardubice, Czechia, Center for Organic Chemistry s.r.o., Czechia, Eurecat, Spain
4:30-5 p.m. A visualization tool for paper compression in a rolling nip

Emanuele Zeni, Cecilia Rydefalk and Li Yang, KTH - Royal Institute of Sweden, RISE - Research Institutes of Sweden
Creation of a comprehensive high-resolution image data set on an industrial web press to investigate hydrodynamic pattern formation in gravure printing

Pauline Brumm, Thomas Sprinzing, Thorsten Euler, Matthias Galus, Armin Weichmann and Edgar Dörsam, Technical University of Darmstadt, Institute of Printing Science and Technology (IDD), Darmstadt and Hochschule der Medien Stuttgart, Institut für Angewandte Forschung (IAF), Stuttgart
5-5:15 p.m. Coffee Break
5:15-6:30 p.m. Iarigai General Assembly (representatives only)
6:30-7:30 p.m. Evening: iarigai & IC Evening reception (dinner on your own)
Tuesday, Sept. 20, 2022
Time Event
9-9:30 a.m. Registration
9:30-9:45 a.m. Welcome: Amanda Bridges
9:45 -10 a.m. Opening Address: Anastasios Politis
IC Session 1
9:30-10 a.m. Keynote: Kevin Howell, Epsilon Pi Tau, The International Honor Society for Professions in Technology, Epsilon Pi Tau: Contribution to Technological Innovation through the Recognition of Professional Technologists
10-10:30 a.m. Coffee Break
Iarigai Session 5 IC Session 2
10:30-11 a.m. Comparison of the performance of DLC to chromium as wear resistance layer on a gravure cylinder for printing fine line structures

Laura Cirstea, Anna Kolesova, Hammad Khan, Mohamed Abouelmagd, Swapnil Patel, Thomas Sprinzing, Matthias Galus and Armin Weichmann, Hochschule der Medien Stuttgart, Germany
Future Print-Media Education Design: A Sector-Oriented Holistic Approach

Anastasios E. Politis, Marios Tsigonias, Gerasimos Vonitsanos HELGRAMED, GRAPHMEDLAB, University of West Attica, Hellenic Open University, Greece, Future Print-Media Education
11-11:30 a.m. Multivariate Sensor Dataset of an Industrial Rotogravure Printing Press (MSDIRPP)

Tobias Enk and Peter Urban University of Wuppertal, Germany
The role of the education system, challenges and opportunities for the development of the graphic and digital media industry: case study of Lithuania

Giedrius Gecevičius, Daiva Sajek, Virginijus Valčiukas Kaunas University of Applied Sciences, Lithuania
11:30 a.m.-12 p.m. Development and luminance measurements of a fully screen-printed multi-segmented electroluminescent clock

Thorsten Euler, Dawid Madzelan, Pauline Brumm, Edgar Dörsam and Andreas Blaeser, TU Darmstadt, IDD, Germany
The use of online tools for time-flexible critique and reflection in a Graphic Communications class

Erica B. Walker, Clemson University, Clemson, SC, USA
12-12:30 p.m. Exploring Computer-To-Screen Applications for Innovating a Conventional Screen-Printing Practicum

Carl Blue, Department of Graphic Communications, Clemson University, USA
Catalog Production in the United States Redux

John R. Craft, Appalachian State University, Boone, North Carolina USA
12:30-12:45 p.m. Official Group Photo IC
12:45-2 p.m. Lunch
Iarigai Session 6 IC Session 3
2-2:30 p.m. Printable Electrolyte for Printed Batteries

Gunter Huebner, Michael Krebes, Laura Cirstea and Anna Kolesova, Hochschule der Medien, Germany
Strategies for Teaching Soft Skills in a Graphic Communications Classroom

Amanda Bridges, Clemson University, Clemson, SC, USA
2:30-3 p.m. Inks for Li-Ion battery anodes printed by rotogravure

Jorge Vicco Mateeo, Kevin Matthew, Alexandra Pekarovicova, and Paul D. Fleming, Western Michigan University, USA
Awakening the multi-disciplinary engineer's voice in the printing and packaging industry at the global level

Enn Kerner, Vice President of Estonian Engineering Association and Sinapse Print Simulators, Esthonia
3-3:30 p.m. Coffee Break
Iarigai Session 7 IC Session 4
3:30-4 p.m. Generation of a paper embossing preview using 3D scanning and Fourier analysis

Jakob Feldmann, Felix Braig, Dieter Spiehl, Edgar Dörsam and Andreas Blaeser, Technical University of Darmstadt, Institute of Printing Science and Technology, Technical University of Darmstadt, Institute for BioMedical Printing Technology, Germany
Cross-linking of glucomannan-based biofilms by tartaric acid: Rheology and barrier properties of the biofilms for food packaging

Kholoud Al-Ajlouni, Paul D. Fleming, Alexandra Pekarovicova Chemical and Paper Engineering, Western Michigan University, USA
4-4:30 p.m. Wetting and adhesion phenomena of surface-treated float glass

Sarah Patejdl, Ulrich Jung and Katharina Freieck Bergische Universität Wuppertal, Germany
Investigation of rub resistance of the conventional and UV ink layers using hybrid offset printing

Daiva Sajek, Giedrius Gecevičius, Gitana Ginevičien, Virginijus Valčiukas Kaunas University of Applied Sciences, Lithuania
4:30-5 p.m. Invited Speaker: Fons Put, Benchmarking Digital Print Quality, Flemmish Innovation Center for graphic communication, Belgium
5-5:30 p.m. Closing Session iarigai Closing Session IC
6-7 p.m. IC General Assembly (representatives only)
8-11 p.m. Gala Dinner (Group event for both iarigai and IC members)
Wednesday, Sept. 21, 2022
Time Event
9-9:30 a.m. Meet Bus
9:30-10:30 a.m. Bus to Clemson
10:30-11 a.m. Coffee Break
11-11:15 a.m. Welcome to Clemson
11:15-11:45 a.m. The Role of Virtual Reality in Education and Training
Bobby Congdon, Director of Sonoco Institute

Nate Newsome, The Watt Family Innovation Center Research Associate, Virtual Reality
11:45 a.m.-1 p.m. Lunch
1-1:45 p.m. Tour of Sonoco Institute: The Sonoco Institute at Clemson is a unique education, research, and industry collaboration to discover, develop, and deliver advanced solutions and resources for tomorrow's printing and packaging value chain.
2:15-3 p.m. Tour of Godfrey Hall, home of Clemson's Graphic Communication Department
3:00 p.m. Bus returns to Greenville
Department of Graphic Communications
Department of Graphic Communications | 200 Godfrey Hall, Clemson, S.C. 29634