200 companies are represented by the Verband Druck & Medientechnik Österreich (“Printing & Media Technology Association of Austria”). Membership consists of small businesses and international groups of companies in the printing industry and related professions. Across the board, it was both exciting and challenging for companies in 2020. The first ONLINE Druck- und Medienkongress (“Print and Media Congress”) of the Verband Druck & Medientechnik (“Print and Media Technology Association”) offered tangible suggestions toward the end of last year. Now posted on Youtube, the reminder serves as motivation to put the ideas into action in 2021. Let the “Best of’s” guide you to action!
Founder and CEO of zipcon consulting GmbH, one of the leading consulting companies for the print and media industry in Central Europe. The technology and strategy consultant and his team actively support practical implementation in a wide variety of customer projects. His work involves developing visions, concepts and strategies for the players active in the print production process across a wide range of industries. His areas of expertise include online print, mass customization, strategy and technological assessment for print, and the development of new strategies in the print and media environment. Bernd Zipper is the creator and chairman of Initiative Online Print e.V. and, in addition to his consulting activities, is an author, lecturer and sought-after speaker, orator and moderator. His visionary lectures are regarded worldwide as trend-setting management recommendations for the print and media industry. (Profiles also in Xing, LinkedIn).