Stephan Heintjens, born in 1967, holds a degree of Master in Industrial Sciences - Electronics & Software. He started his professional career at Mutoh Europe in 1993, as internal and external support engineer. Later he moved to technical marketing and product development participating in the user interface development of the different Mutoh cutting plotter series to improve the human-machine interaction. During the upsurge of digital inkjet technology he was responsible as technical coordinator to manage the specification requirements for cutting plotters and printers for Mutoh’s OEM business. With inkjet maturing in different disciplines and applications in sign & display, textile, industrial and specialty his focus is to spot, explore and cultivate new applications.