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Visual Impact a hit with exhibitors

Tuesday, 25 August 2015
By Print 21 Online Article

More than 60 of the industry’s leading players have signed up to showcase their latest technologies at next month’s Visual Impact and inaugural Exhibitions Expo in Melbourne.

Peter Harper, Visual Connections

“We are absolutely delighted with the calibre of names on our exhibitor list and believe it will be a very important event for anyone who is seeking the best information, ideas and innovative technologies,” said Peter Harper, general manager, trade shows, for Visual Connections – the new suppliers’ association which is hosting Visual Impact and Exhibitions Expo.

Visual Impact stands will feature latest technology, systems and materials from companies such as Australian Visual Solutions, Canon, Graphic Art Mart, Jetmark, Mimaki, Multicam Systems, Neopost, Roland DG and Trotec, alongside displays from a range of suppliers covering most aspects of the industry, including ADI Displays, Alfex, Australian Laminating Company, beMatrix, Celmac, DES, Display Systems Australia, Epson, Impression Technology, Tommotek and Willenco.

Free ‘Windows, Walls and Floors’ workshops will show how to apply the range of window, wall and floor films available from Avery Dennison, Arlon and Aslan, and free vehicle wrapping workshops will be available from Avery Dennison and Graphic Art Mart (pre-bookings must be made – email

A seminar program will feature experts on topics ranging from building engagement, developing your team and managing change, to building successful social media campaigns, sponsorship management programs and exhibitions.

Visual Impact 2015 is co-locating with the inaugural Exhibitions Expo – the new expo for trade show products and events – which will include latest offerings from names like ADI Displays, beMatrix, Display Systems Australia, Exponet, LED Works, Showgizmo, Showtime Events, SAS Signage Accessories and Visionary Digital.

Hundreds of sign, display, wide format print and exhibition professionals have already placed a vote of confidence in the shows by pre-registering online, said Harper.

“To continue to prosper and grow your business in an increasingly competitive market, industry professionals need to stay ahead of the game and that’s where events like Visual Impact and Exhibitions Expo can play such an important role,” Harper said. “With a strong track record gained over more than 25 years of delivering the ideas, solutions and technology that businesses need to build success, Visual Impact is looking better than ever in 2015, both in terms of exhibitor numbers and expected visitor turnout, and this year it will be complemented by the co-location of the new Exhibitions Expo.”

Visual Impact and Exhibitions Expo will run from 10am to 5pm on Thursday, September 17 and Friday, September 18, and from 10am until 4pm on Saturday, September 19, at the Melbourne Convention & Exhibition Centre.

Visitors are encouraged to pre-register online for the shows to ensure entry into prize draws to win trips to Florida or Fiji. To find out more, or to register for Visual Impact or Exhibitions Expo, go to




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