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Evolutions in food packaging printing

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Dr. Fritz Bircher

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Member of the Board
Fribourg, Switzerland

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Fritz Bircher studied electrical engineering at ETH Zurich. After graduating he worked as an R&D engineer for different companies developing mechatronic system solutions. In 1993 he was appointed professor at Bern University of Applied Sciences in Burgdorf, where he started his research in inkjet printing studying and exploring all possible jetting and dispensing principles with all kinds of materials in a wide range of applications. In 2012 he joined the University of Applied Sciences Western Switzerland in Fribourg, where he founded iPrint institute and iPrint Center for Digital Printing now located on the Marly Innovation Center near Fribourg. Fritz’s main research interests based on inkjet include: packaging printing with optic and haptic effects, material printing including 3D printing and bio printing.


Former Chairperson of iarigai

1965-1967 Dr. V. G. W. Harrison
1967-1971 G. Carlsson
1971-1975 J. F. Monroy
1975-1980 Dr. Peter Scheidt
1980-1985 Harvey F. George
1985-1991 Prof. Dr. Kurt Schläpfer
1991-1997 Boris Fuchs
1997-2003 Anders Bovin
2003-2011 Helene Juhola
2011-2017 Anne Blayo

Former General Secretaries

1965-1996 Kenneth N. Hoare

1996-2003 Karl-Adolf Falter

2003-2014 Dr. Mladen Lovreček

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