350 UP printers attend LPA mega event in Lucknow
Print Week , Jan 03, 2020
The seventh edition of the mega event, organised by the Lucknow Printers’ Association, was held on 22 December 2019 at Hotel Golden Tulip. The chief guest of event was Dibyajyoti Kalita, president, AIFMP, and the guest of honour was Ravinder Reddy, VP - North, AIFMP. At the event, the Unsung Heroes Awards were given to printers nominated by the printing associations of Uttar Pradesh. Total five nominations were received, which included three from Lucknow and one each from Kanpur and Gorakhpur.
As is the tradition, the LPA extended its invitation to other associations and federations to participate at the Mega Event. This year five associations participated in the event, namely Uttar Pradesh Adarsh Vyapar Mandal; Small Industries & Manufacturers Association; Indian Traders & Manufacturers Welfare Association, Assocham UP & FICCI UP chapter.
The office bearers nominated by the mentioned associations were felicitated during the event. Speaking on this occasion, all office bearers appreciated the effort of LPA in bringing together other associations on one common platform.
Speaking on the occasion, Kalita said that emphasis should be laid on the development of printing education and skill development programmes and the federation and associations should try to initiate these programmes on national level so that the printing industry is not deprived from getting the industry ready workforce for themselves. He also invited all printers to attend Pamex 2020 at Mumbai.
Reddy put forth the various schemes offered by the MSME, especially useful for the printers. He also invited all printers to attend Pamex 2020 which will help printers to understand about the latest printing technologies and latest trends in printing.
The seventh Mega Event was attended by more than 350 printers from Lucknow, Kanpur and other parts of Uttar Pradesh.