Gillian Ewers looks at the future of digital technology: research, market development and world demand.
Norbert von Aufschnaiter describes Durst’s new Full Digital Glazing technology, its potentialities and the opportunities it will offer in terms of production efficiency and creativity.
Alberto Annovi talks about the results that have been already achieved and the margins of further improvement of the digital technology, in view of the final landing to the "full digital tile".
Fabio Avoni describes the four series of products of the Colorobbia Digital Space range, including the last one for dry applications.
Fabio Tarozzi, CEO of Siti B&T Group, explains the main characteristics of the new technology which will start production at some ceramic factories as from next year.
Vincenzo Palumbo talks about the development of the first digital printer for ceramic dishes and describes the achievements in the field of large panel decoration, with a focus on productivity, reliability and higher printing quality.
Gianluca Poli describes the most recent innovations developed by System in the field of digital decoration, dwelling on the new Creavision quality system, and confirms the current research efforts to achieve the total digitalization of the ceramic line.
Fabio Tarozzi, Ceo of Siti B&T Group, explains the company’s R&D strategy that will lead to the future ceramic "smart factory".
Paolo Sassi comments the very positive results of Tecnargilla 2016, in terms of both the high qulity of the technlogical innovations on show, and the excellent visitor attendance from any part of the world.
Davide Medici (Sacmi Intesa) comments the rapid diffusion of digital decoration processes in all ceramic clusters worldwide.
Paolo Zannini describes the areas where the ink and machine manufacturers are focusing their research on, aiming to obtain better ceramic material effects of the digitally decorated product.
As for the general manager of the Italian ceramic machinery manufacturers' association, the growing diffusion of the 4.0 culture will help the companies in the sector to better satisfy the customers' needs.