UXBRIDGE, UK, May 8, 2017 –  More than 200 global Xerox graphic communications customers will gather in Barcelona, Spain on May 9-10 for the 2017 Xerox Premier Partners Congress. With a theme “Connecting Your Network,” the two-day event will focus on business growth for customers in today’s dynamic graphic communications market.

"This forum opens the door for our customers, executives and industry experts to come together to share ideas and discuss today's most viable business opportunities and trends," said Andrew Copley, president, Graphic Communications Solutions, Xerox. "During the forum, our customers can interact with innovative colleagues and like-minded strategists to help them move their businesses forward."

The forum will kick off with remarks from Andrew Copley and Hervé Tessler, president, International Operations, Xerox. The forum features several seminar sessions and industry presentations, updates from Xerox and business partners, and numerous networking opportunities. Among the presentations are:

  • “Global Print Trends & Insights” with InfoTrends Group Director Barb Pellow;

  • “How to Create Jaw-dropping Marketing” with OMG Marketing & Celebrity Service founder Geoff Ramm;

  • “Customer Panel on New Business Opportunities: Smartalog” with executives from Cyrillus, DataOne, Naos Publishing and Nuukik;

  • “Inkjet Technology – Zone of Innovation” and “Futuristic Leap for Technology & Communications” with Xerox and PARC, A Xerox Company executives.

New to the forum this year will be customer site visits to Barcelona-based print providers Maculart and Novoprint. At Maculart, attendees will learn more about the company’s specialization in scented packaging; while at Novoprint, attendees will see how the company is using innovative digital applications to complement its offset portfolio.

A similar program will be held for the resellers in the graphic arts industry on May 10-11 in Barcelona. For more information about the Premier Partners Congress at the Xerox Forum 2017, please click here.

About the Xerox Premier Partners Global Network

The Xerox Premier Partners Global Network serves as a source of world-class innovation, information and collaboration for leading graphic communications providers around the world. Founded in 2000, the program has more than 500 members in more than 40 countries worldwide. For more information and to search a global capabilities-based directory, visit Xerox Digital Hot Spot.

About Xerox
Xerox Corporation is an $11 billion technology leader that innovates the way the world communicates, connects and works. Our expertise is more important than ever as customers of all sizes look to improve productivity, maximize profitability and increase satisfaction. We do this for small and mid-size businesses, large enterprises, governments, graphic communications providers, and for our partners who serve them.

We understand what’s at the heart of work – and all of the forms it can take. We embrace the increasingly complex world of paper and digital. Office and mobile. Personal and social. Every day across the globe – in more than 160 countries – our technology, software and people successfully navigate those intersections. We automate, personalize, package, analyze and secure information to keep our customers moving at an accelerated pace. For more information visit www.xerox.com.