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This October, Kemtek and partners Komori, Fujifilm, Baldwin and Siegwerk Ink, are thrilled to invite you to reserve your seat at the Printology South Africa Roadshow 2018.

Printology is our whistle-stop tour of SA’s major print centres to prime you with some of the latest, most innovative print tools available.

With an “Innovate to Create” theme, these 4-hour, late afternoon seminars pack in several short but punchy presentations designed to boost productivity and profitability. Our experts will stress the power of efficient prepress and quick drying technologies, intended to make print production efficient, seamless and environmentally friendly.

Q&A sessions are included, and afterwards there’s ample opportunity to connect and network with experts and printing peers alike.

We look forward to seeing you at Printology.



23 October: Johannesburg
Venue: Johannesburg Country Club, Woodmead

24 October: Durban
Venue: The Oyster Box Hotel, Umhlanga

25 October: Cape Town
Cassia Restaurant, Nitida Wine Estate, Durbanville



Arrival at venue

16.00 – 16:15
Welcome Address
Johan Faurie, Head of Conventional Division, Kemtek Imaging Systems

Session One

16:15 – 16:30
‘Komori Innovate to Create – Part One’
Tony Carter, Director of Distributor Sales, Komori International Netherlands B.V

16:30 – 16:50
‘The Power of Light’
Ulrich Sause, AMS Spectral UV (A Baldwin Technology Company)

16:50 – 17:10
‘Adding Value Through Innovation for the Future’
Takeo Hata, MD General Manager of Graphic Systems Division, FUJIFILM South Africa

17:10 – 17:25
Tea/Coffee break 

Session Two

17:25 – 17:45
‘Transformation Through Innovation’
Jonathan Johnstone, MD, Siegwerk South Africa

17:45 – 18:00
‘Komori Innovate to Create – Part Two’
Tony Carter, Director of Distributor Sales, Komori International Netherlands B.V

18:00 – 18:20

18:30 – 20:00
Snacks, drinks and networking



Tony Carter

Tony Carter
Director of Distributor Sales
Komori International Netherlands B.V

Tony has spent over 30 years working for printing press manufacturers in roles encompassing manufacturing, product development and design, service/technical support and sales. A graduate in mechanical and production engineering, this has proved invaluable in creating the perfect platform for both technical and sales roles.

He has been fortunate to spend many years working with printers in developing their businesses and is a major advocate of improving their business through process improvements and technology. He is presently responsible for sheet-fed and web products in the Komori distributor network for Europe, Middle East and Africa.


Ulrich Sause
AMS Spectral UV (A Baldwin Technology Company)

Ulrich enjoyed various positions in consumable and capital equipment sales before entering print with IPEX 1998. Since then, he has developed and promoted H-UV drying with Komori.

Currently, Ulrich is the Baldwin product and key account manager for UV/IR. Married with two children, he likes sampling different foods and wine, and enjoys sailing and skiing in his vacation time.


Takeo Hata
Managing Director
General Manager of Graphic Systems Division
FUJIFILM South Africa

Hata has spent over 20 years working in the graphics industry and for Fujifilm. He started his career as a sales representative and product marketing in Japan, followed by business planning tasks based in the UK, experiencing successful business expansion with Fujifilm lithographic printing plates as well as the inkjet printing business.

After his return to Japan, Hata was appointed as head of business relationship management with distributors and hardware manufacturers in the printing industry, including working at Komori headquarters where he was project leader for combined development on future products. In 2017 Hata was appointed as the MD for Fujifilm South Africa looking after the entire Fujifilm business portfolio such as photo imaging, digital camera and medical systems solutions. He is currently acting as general manager for the Graphic Systems Division in addition to his MD responsibilities, utilising his varied experience in the printing industry.


Jonathan Johnstone
Managing Director
Siegwerk South Africa

Having started his career in 1984 as a liquid ink technician, Jonathan has spent most of his career involved in supplying specialised inks and coatings to the print and packaging industry in South Africa. He has worked in technology and sales and marketing roles dealing with convertors manufacturing flexible packaging, carton board and corrugated packaging. He has extensive knowledge of the converting processes as well as an in-depth understanding of the end-use requirements of packaging on topics like food safety.

Also attending Printology will be Mr Bruno Delanoe, global project leader at Siegwerk for the HUV low energy project. Bruno works in close collaboration with Komori. []




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