International Scientific-Practical Conference
Innovations in Publishing, Printing and Multimedia Technologies


We kindly invite you to participate in the scientific-practical conference INNOVATIONS IN PUBLISHING, PRINTING AND MULTIMEDIA TECHNOLOGIES 2023, which will be held
on 26-27 April 2023.

CONFERENCE WILL TAKE PLACE in Pramonės pr. 22, LT-50468 Kaunas, Lithuania. The conference will be held in a hybrid mode. You can attend physically or virtually.


Computer-aided design for graphics, digital media and advertising

Innovations of prepress and printing processes, advertising production

Multimedia products for the media, television, internet and social networks

Publishing, printing, information and multimedia technologies in science and studies

Print quality, standardisation, management of media companies and processes

Visual media communication, innovation and impact on society



Sean Branagan

Sean Branagan is a serial entrepreneur, interactive marketer, educator and evangelist for innovation and startups. He is the inaugural director of the Center for Digital Media Entrepreneurship at Syracuse University’s prestigious S.I Newhouse School of Public Communications, Chief Instigator of Media-, as well as creator and commissioner of Student Startup Madness (at SXSW), a national collegiate startup tournament.


Christian Greim

Christian Greim is currently doing a Doctorate in colour management at Mittweida University of Applied Sciences.  Christian’s thesis on moirés was awarded a prize by the Dr.Ing. E.h. Hubert H.A. Sternberg Foundation. As a technical assistant in the design department at the Bauhaus Dessau at the Anhalt University of Applied Sciences, was responsible for pre-press, large format printing, screen printing, consulting on offset printing. From there, he moved to Mittweida University of Applied Sciences as a research assistant, lecturer and practical supervisor for printing and pre-press, where he set up a print shop.


Kenneth L. Macro, Jr.

Kenneth L. Macro, Jr. is a professor of Graphic Communication at the California Polytechnic State University USA) leading courses in operations, production, human resources management, marketing and sales, and entrepreneurialism. He specializes in lean manufacturing,
knowledge management, and epistemology.


Anastasios E. Politis

The Chairperson of the International Circle of Educational Institutes for Graphic Media Technology and Management (IC)

Uldis Cerbulis

Telecommunications engineer and master of business administration by education, he has spent 34 years in printing business, with special interests in prepress, color management, workflow, terminology, history and more. Last 18 years holds the position of marketing manager at Heidelberg Baltic Finland. Regular guest of Kauno kolegija IPPMT conference. 


Csaba Horvath

Dr. Csaba Horvath is a professor of the Rejto Sandor Faculty of Light Industry and Environmental Engineering at Obuda University, Hungary. His areas of research include printing technologies, operating and maintenance of printing machinery, print media management and environmental engineering. The author of over 160 publications on printing and related topics.


10.00 - 10.10 Welcoming Address and Opening of the Conference


Giedrius Gecevičius, Dean of the Faculty of Technologies, Kauno kolegija HEI, Lithuania



Daiva Sajek, Head of the Department of Media Technologies, Faculty of Technologies, Kauno kolegija HEI, Lithuania

10.10 - 11.40 PLENARY SESSION

10.10 – 10.40 Sean Branagan

Newhouse School of Public Communications at Syracuse University, USA

Social Media is Dead, The Metaverse is More Hype than Reality, and the Creator Economy is Already Here


10.40 – 11.00 Christian Greim

Mittweida University of Applied Sciences, Germany

The Technology is not the Problem, but the People




11.00 – 11.20 Kenneth Macro

California Polytechnic State University, USA

The New U.S. Graphic CommUNICATION Curriculum: An expanded taxonomy




11.20 – 11.40 Csaba Horvath, Tamas Loss, Kornel Remete

Obuda University, Alfoldi Nyomda Co., Hungary

Shaping the European Future with Books

12.00 - 13.30 VIRTUAL SESSION

12.00 – 12.10 Anastasios E. Politis


Activities from the IC – the International Circle of Educational Institutes of Graphic- Media Technology and Management


12.10 – 12.30 Vassiliki Belessi, Apostolos Koutsioukis, Theodora Philippakopoulou, Vasilios Georgakilas

University of West Attica, University of Patras, Greece

Flexo And Screen Printing of Graphene/Multiwall Carbon Nanotube Hybrid



12.30 – 12.50 Vladislav Berežok

Kauno kolegija HEI, Lithuania

The influence of artificial intelligence on media culture, art and animation



12.50 – 13.10 Katalin Orgovan

Patria Printing House Co., Hungary

Women in print: a special case study


13.10 – 13.30 Yeter Beris

Istanbul Beykent University, Faculty of Fine Arts, Turkey

Evaluation of fine arts print production with artist’s opinions in contemporary art presentation


14.30 - 16.30 LIVE SESSION

14.30 – 14.50 Uldis Cerbulis

Heidelberg Baltic Finland, Latvia

Knowledge spectrum of printing and graphic arts




14.50 – 15.10 Kristupas Vitkus

beCreatives, Lithuania

The importance and improvements of the speed of video editing



15.10 – 15.30 Dagnija Vanaga, Martins Kalnins, Uldis Grinfelds, Arnis Treimanis 

Institute of Polymer Materials, Riga Technical University; State Institute of Wood Chemistry, Latvia

Defect “Ghosting” as a result of the Interaction of paper and printing Ink. From science to production



15.30 – 15.50 Gerūta Sprindytė

Kauno kolegija HEI, Lithuania

Peculiarities and methods of students’ creative project activities



Conference fee is 50 . It includes organisational expenses, peer-review and publication.

The fee has to be paid to the bank account of Kauno kolegija Higher Education Institution:

Company code: 111965284

Account number: LT287300010002229776

Bank AB Swedbank

Bank code: 73000, SWIFT code: BIC-HABALT22

Payment purpose should include the text ‘IPPMT 2023 conference feefor ……. (participant’s name and surname)

* The fee does not cover expenses for travelling and accommodation




Kauno kolegija Higher Education Institution
Faculty of Technologies
Department of Media Technologies
Pramonės pr. 20, LT-50468 Kaunas, Lithuania
Contact person
Renata Gudaitienė
Tel. +370 675 06 789


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