DAVENPORT, IA – Electron beam (EB) system manufacturer PCT Engineered Systems is developing a seminar that addresses the benefits, issues, regulatory considerations, safety impact and sustainability potential of implementing EB curing for printing and converting operations.

The one-day event, titled “EB Benefits in Packaging,” will offer essential information for anyone interested in learning more about the value that EB technology can bring to their packaging operations. The seminar targets printers, converters, packagers, processing executives and other parties interested in learning about the financial, sustainability and safety advantages that EB technology can provide to tomorrow’s leading-edge package converting processes.

This seminar will be offered in the following locations: Milwaukee, September 16, 2014, at Aloft, 1230 N Old World 3rd St., 414/226.0122; Atlanta, November 11, 2014, at Wyndham Buckhead, 3600 Piedmont Rd NE, 404/869.1100;  and Newark, January 13, 2015, at Liberty International Airport Marriott, 973/623.0006.

Industry leaders will present a variety of topics essential to today’s package printers.  Key topics in the seminar’s tentative agenda include: EB In Action:  Customer Presentation on Using EB for Package Printing; The Benefits and Practical Applications of EB in Packaging; Recent EB Innovations That Are Changing Package Converting; Packaging Safety Trends, Recent Discoveries and Current Issues; EB Design Considerations from A Major Printing Press Manufacturer; and An Ink Manufacturer’s Perspective on Using EB Inks and Coatings.

In addition, the seminar’s keynote presentation, "Preserving Your Company’s Intellectual Property," will address why American manufacturing needs to be much more vigilant about protecting its innovation and intellectual property

For additional information about the seminar, or to register, contact John Salkeld at PCT at jesalkeld@teampct.com.