Iarigai Helsinki 2015


42nd International Iarigai Conference

IARIGAI the premier annual conference covering all aspects of printing and media technology will open its doors for the 42nd time in Helsinki, Finland.

This Helsinki conference is jointly arranged with COST Action FP1104, "New possibilities for print media and packaging - combining print with digital".


Conference presentations

Harri Kopola: Future Prospects of Printed Intelligence Applications
Martina Greschonig: The importance of sensory marketing in an ever growing digital world
Marja Toivonen: New business through service innovation
Anna Viljakainen: Transformation of media sector towards service business
Malin Picha Edwardsson: Sustainability in the media sector


Session 1A - Communication interfacing
C. Costa: From Digital to Print: RFID and QR-Code integration in Calabria (Southern Italy) Wood-Chain-Logistics
L. Hakola: Enhancing Product Security by using direct Marking and QR Codes
A.S. Barbonelova: Experiments on Producing an Interactive Campus Map
N. Lumby: Typographic Test Form: investigating the performance of free fonts
M. Držková: Innovative Combinations of Print & Digital – attitudes towards change in the European printing industry


Session 1B - Printing process
C-M. Tåg: Ink-Water Balance during Emulsification and its Relation to Substrate Transfer and Optical Properties of Prints
W. Fuchs: A Memory Effect in Sheet-Fed-Offset Printing
D. Wolf: A new Concept to simulate commercial Print Trials on Lab Scale Part 1: introduction of a lab printing device
H. Knauber: Evaluation of Sensors for Inline Viscosity Measurement in Gravure Printing


Session 2A - Printed functionality 1
O. Pabst: All Inkjet-Printed Transparent Piezoelectric Polymer Actuators for Microfluidic Lab-on-a-Chip Systems
R. Koivunen: Inkjet Printed Reaction Arrays on Pigment Coated Substrates
A. Willfahrt: Improving the Electrical Performance and Mechanical Properties of Conductive Ink on Thin Compound Substrate
J. Chen: A new FEM Simulation Method of Paper Materials by using A Gasket Model


Session 2B - Print for packaging
L. Yang: Critical Evaluations of Liquid Absorption Testing Methods for Package Printing

K. Radermacher: The Choice of a LCIA Method from a Practitioner's Perspective – an Example of Laminating Films in the Printing and Packaging Industry

Y. Kuznetsov: Does the use of Black Ink still comprise the "Darkest" Issue of CMYK Printing?


Session 3A - Printed functionality 2
S. Scattareggia, Event partner presentation: Inkjet Application Process Development using Functional Fluids

K. Vehmas: Co-Innovating novel Printed-Electronic Products

T. Syrovy: Fully printed Biodegradable Nanocellulose-Based Humidity Sensor for SMART LABEL Applications
G. Hübner: Printed Batteries, Overview, Status, Recent Developments, Future Perspectives
S. Pathak: Zinc Oxide-Based Inks For Semi-Conductive Applications


Session 3B - User and audience experience 1
C. Götz: Formatting Print Layouts with CSS3

J. Spieß: The Influence of location-related Factors on the Perception of Billboard Advertising

Y. Wang: RocReadar – A System for collaborative Transmedia Publishing
O. Nurmi: Library Patrons' Preferences for Social Reading of ebooks


COST Panel session 4 - Consumption of News as Democratic Resources – Cross Cultural Research
H. Adoni: Theoretical and methodological overview

Country reports: Croatia, Denmark, Estonia, Israel, Poland and Portugal


Session 5A - Coatings
N. Rogelj: Modelling Reflectance Spectra for Special-Effect Pigment Coatings

E. Jutila: Thin Layer Chromatographic Behaviour of Dyes during Microfluidic Transport in Functionalised Calcium Carbonate Coatings

M. Schär: Yellowing of Thick-Film Coatings printed with UV-Curable Inkjet Varnishes
F. Gref: Effect of Coating Structure and Cationic Charge Level on Inkjet Printability


Session 5B - User and audience experience 2
S. Gauttier: Why do certain Consumers avoid new Media Developments? An Investigation of three prudent users' Subjectivity

J.S. Laine: Experimental Comparison of the User Experiences of Different Digital and Printed Newspaper Versions

J. Vincent: Paper or Digital? A Cross-Cultural Exploration of Students' use of Paper and Pen versus Digital Media in University Environments
L. Velsker: How Today's Audience is searching for Contact with traditional Media via Facebook