Department Manager, DPS R&D Department
BiographyYasuji Endo joined Komori Corporation in 1984. Over the past 30 years he has headed Komori's R&D department for computer-to-plate and direct-to-plate projects, digital work flow, pre-setting and self-learning technologies and most recently digital printing systems.
About the companyKomori Corporation, founded in 1923, is one of the world's largest manufacturers of printing machinery for banknotes, high security print and the commercial printing industry. Komori is a market leader for innovative design and advanced technology, providing equipment that is focused around today’s demand for flexibility, quality and productivity.
PresentationAn insight into Digital Printing
Digital Printing is evolving fast: the technology offers tremendous printing flexibility, and precision, quality and speed are increasing swiftly. Digital Printing technology was primarily developed for commercial printing, but what potential impact could it have on security printing? Can the advantages the technology offers be put to good use in banknote or high security printing? This presentation presents 2 of the current and quickly evolving technologies. This will impact quality, productivity, efficiencies and colour gamut even further. The talk will educate attendees into the world of Digital Printing to be able to consider whether it is a threat or not.