Rescheduled Free Webcast Kicks Off Lyra’s New Hard Copy Observer Webcast Series: Interactive Series Combines Digital Imaging Breaking News with Audience Q&A

yra Research has rescheduled its kick off of the new Hard Copy Observer Webcast Series to Friday, June 17, at 2 p.m. EDT with a free Webcast. In this new Webcast series, Hard Copy Observer editors will discuss the latest industry news and answer audience questions in an interactive Webcast format. The Webcast series includes six 30-minute Webcasts, which will be conducted once every other month. In these Webcasts, the Observer's editors will highlight key printer and copier product launches, industry trade shows, and corporate mergers and shake-ups, with Q&A throughout the event. The valuable question-and-answer portion of the Webcast directly connects audience members with the Observer's editorial team. Participants may register for the free Webcast at

The new Hard Copy Observer Webcast Series is offered at a substantial discount to subscribers of The Hard Copy Observer newsletter. This industry-leading periodical provides comprehensive reporting and analysis of new product introductions and industry events in the printer and digital copier markets. Published monthly since 1991, the Observer is the industry's foremost publication, read by product marketing managers, strategic planners, public relations and advertising managers, and corporate executives at virtually every digital imaging company worldwide.

Ann Priede, managing editor of The Hard Copy Observer, remarks, “Set your calendar for a recurring appointment with the Observer editorial team! The Observer Webcast Series really helps us bring our coverage to life, with insider discussion and analysis of current news in the digital imaging market. We wanted to offer two-way dialogue for Observer subscribers—Webcasting is perfect because of its ease of use and interactivity.”

Following the free introductory Webcast on June 10, anyone can register for the series of six live, interactive Webcasts, presented by top-notch Hard Copy Observer editors Ann Priede, Susan Borden, and Suzanne Boozer. Pricing is $199 per year for Hard Copy Observer subscribers and $499 for nonsubscribers.

About Lyra Research
Founded in 1991, Lyra Research is recognized worldwide as the leading provider of market, product, and technology information and analysis focused on the imaging industry. Lyra Research provides targeted information on printers and copiers, digital photography, and imaging supplies to more than 2,000 clients in more than 40 countries. Lyra's portfolio of services includes leading industry newsletters, special market reports, advisory services, conferences, Webcasts, and custom consulting.

Please note: Due to weather-related technical difficulties, this event has been rescheduled for Fri., June 17, 2 PM EDT. The original date was Fri., June 10. Please make a note of the new date.

Posted: Wed - June 15, 2005 at 05:18 PM