SOURCE: Questex Media Group

January 14, 2008 12:00 ET

InfoTrends and Industry Leaders Offer Expert Predictions on Key Market Directions for 2008 at the ON DEMAND Exposition & Conference

ON DEMAND Exposition & Conference Takes Place March 3-6 at the Boston Convention & Exhibition Center

NEWTON, MA--(Marketwire - January 14, 2008) - The ON DEMAND Exposition & Conference (www.ondemandexpo.com), the preeminent event for commercial printers, publishers, and in-plant printing professionals, today announced that InfoTrends' Group Director Jim Hamilton will moderate a keynote panel entitled "Emerging Technologies and What to Expect in 2008" on Wednesday, March 5 at 10:10 am. The ON DEMAND Conference & Expo will take place at the Boston Convention & Exhibition Center from March 3-6. The keynote session will feature industry leaders from HP, InfoPrint Solutions Company, Eastman Kodak Company, Océ and Xerox. The panel will offer expert predictions on key market developments and industry announcements expected in 2008 and will examine how these events could impact the market.

Keynote speakers will include:

--  Francis McMahon, US Graphic Arts Director of Marketing, Print Service
    Providers, HP
--  Bob Kilcullen, Senior VP & General Manager, InfoPrint Solutions
    Company
--  Jeffrey Hayzlett, Chief Business Development Officer & Eastman Kodak
    Company Corporate VP, Kodak
--  Mal Baboyian, President, Digital Document Systems, Océ
--  Quincy Allen, President, Product Systems Group, Xerox
    

"2008 will be a year of major announcements," commented Hamilton. "As the battle for graphic arts pages intensifies, we can expect to see the production space liven up with new products offering excellent speed, cost, and functionality at price levels that were unheard of as recently as two years ago."

Keynote attendees will come away with up-to-the-minute insight on new developments in the production digital printing industry. Print service providers will find this information valuable in their decision-making for the coming year.

For additional details on the keynote presentations, visit: http://www.ondemandexpo.com/ondemandexpo2007/v42/index.cvn?id=10167

Keynote sessions are free to all ON DEMAND Conference & Exposition attendees. For more information about the ON DEMAND Conference & Exposition, or to register, visit http://www.ondemandexpo.com or call 888-824-3004.

The ON DEMAND Exposition & Conference is co-located with the Xplor Conference (http://www.xplor.org/xdu2008/) and the AIIM International Conference & Exposition (www.aiimexpo.com).

For information on exhibit and sponsorship opportunities, contact Leo Squatrito at 617.219.8378 or lsquatrito@questex.com.

ON DEMAND Conference & Exposition

The ON DEMAND Conference & Expo is the world's leading digital printing conference and exposition, encompassing all the technologies used to create, manage, personalize, print and deliver content. It's about more than print on demand technology, management and strategy; it's insight into the future of the printing industry by experts who have been at the forefront of the printing business for many years.

About InfoTrends

InfoTrends, a Questex Company, is the leading worldwide market research and strategic consulting firm for the digital imaging and document solutions industry. InfoTrends provides research, analysis, forecasts, and advice to help clients understand market trends, identify opportunities, and develop strategies to grow their businesses.

About Questex Media Group, Inc.

Questex Media Group, Inc. is a global, diversified business-to-business integrated media and information provider, headquartered in Newton, MA. Questex serves multiple industries including technology, beauty, spa, travel, hospitality, leisure, home entertainment, industrial and service industries through a range of well-established, market-leading publications, events, interactive media, research, information and integrated marketing services. The company's media properties include over 100 print and digital media publications, 45 conferences, tradeshows and events, as well as a range of research, data and information products. The company's businesses are managed through operating companies including Questex Media Group; InfoTrends, Inc., Imaging Networks and; McLean Events International, Ltd, a world-leading producer of appointment-based events. The company's combined operations include more than 400 employees in offices throughout North America, South America, Asia and Europe.

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