Grafica News - September 2017
International Experts @ SPAI - FESPA Awards, Goa
14th September 2017
Meet the Judges of SPAI – FESPA Awards 2017, GOA
Michel Caza, being honoured by Bhargav Mistry
Michel Caza, the 'guru' of screen printing: Apart from receiving the highest distinction of the Howard Parmele Award 2010 from SGIA, USA, Michel Caza and his screen printing firm had received over 350+ (FESPA / SGIA and others) awards. With over 60 years experience in screen printing, Michel is a founding member of FESPA (1962); Past President of Fespa; and also the Past Chairman, ASDPT (Academy of Screen & Digital Printing Technology), USA. He is still close to the FESPA Board as Consultant. Michel has been one of the top judges for international awards such as FESPA and SGIA.
Artem Nadirashvili, being honoured by Dilip Bhise
Artem Nadirashvili, Midi Print, Russia: With over 244 awards (FESPA/SGIA & others), Artem is specialized in Screen, digital, offset printing, with special focus on advertising, POP, posters and postcards, industrial and decorative applications and textile printing. He was also SGIA’s Jury Board Member for several times. He is the Founder-President of Russian Screen-Printing Association, and also a Member of ASDPT. He was trained under screen printing guru, Michel Caza.
Jacek Stencel, being honoured by Mustafa Kapadia
Jacek Stencel, PASJA, Poland: With over 30 years experience, Jacek is specialized in UV special effects printing, Screen printing, offset, Digital, Printed electronics. His company won as many as 22 awards (FESPA/SGIA & others). Jacek is associated with FESPA, SGIA, and also the President of Polish Screen and Digital Printing Association, and a Member of the Academy of Screen & Digital Printing Technology (ASDPT), USA. He was also a judge at several printing contests including FESPA Awards.
Bernard Banks, being honoured by Gurbaksish Gulati
Bernard Banks, Technical Expert in Industrial Screen Printing, UK: Bernard has over 40 years of experience in industrial screen printing applications. He has closely worked with Motorola’s design team in Singapore to deliver the world’s first phone with front and back cover manufactured using the IMD process.
Kamlakar Wadekar, being honoured by Jignesh Lapasiya.
Kamlakar Wadekar, Proprietor, Ace Printer, Mumbai: With over 20 years in specialty screen printing, Kamlakar is a "Lifetime member of the FESPA HALL OF FAME". He is a member of SPAI, FESPA. He is an expert and passionate in about Specialty screen printing, special effects, spot UV for which he had won 11 awards.