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- COVID-19 Resource Channel
SGIA is committed to providing our Educators & Students Community with the most up-to-date resources on COVID-19. Stay informed by visiting the COVID-19 Resource Channel.
- SGIA Scholarship Program
The SGIA Scholarship Program will begin accepting submissions in February. Stay tuned for more updates and opportunities.
- SGIA Student Printing Competition
The SGIA Student Printing Competition will open for submissions in February. Stay tuned for more updates and opportunities.
- Did you know that the Lockout/Tagout Standard applies to all employees who service or maintain equipment?
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October 1 to 31, 2020PRINTING United, originally scheduled to take place at the Georgia World Congress Center in Atlanta on October 21-23, 2020, will now move to a powerful online experience this fall due to constraints surrounding the COVID-19 pandemic.
Hiring the Next Generation
June 11, 2019Finding, hiring, and retaining new talent is a challenge for all businesses, but can be especially difficult in manufacturing industries like printing. We desire technical and specialized skills in our employees, which seem to be increasingly difficult to find. Additionally, we have a perception problem with young people and their parents-they think the printing industry is contracting and that career opportunities are scarce. In this session, Donna Painter an Assistant Professor at Millersville University, will share information about hiring challenges and strategies to positively change perceptions of our industry. This session will also identify multiple sources, within the education sector, that you can use to find the types new talent you need to sustain and grow your business.
Printing Operations Remaining Open Need To Implement A Sanitation Plan
April 10, 2020In order to assist printing operations in developing and implementing a program, SGIA has prepared a Sanitation Guide that is based on guidance issued by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Read here for details.
Status of States Listing Print as an Essential Business
April 10, 2020Throughout the country, each state is at a different stage in their COVID-19 response. Find what category your state is currently in here. SGIA is working to keep this page as updated as possible.
Essential Business Designations in Canada
April 10, 2020Due to the spread of the COVID-19 virus around the world, countries have been taking actions to help prevent the spread. Read here for a summary of the actions taken so far to combat the spread of the virus in Canada.
Prognostications & Advice for Success in 2020
December 2, 2019SGIA Journal Graphic Edition, November/December 2019
Impressive Effects of Printing Architectural Glass
December 2, 2019By Wim Zoomer, Industry Author
SGIA Journal Graphic Edition, November/December 2019
Variables in Printing Water-Based Inks
November 13, 2019By James Ortolani, Sales Account Manager, PolyOne Corporation
SGIA Journal Apparel Edition, Fall 2019
Convergence Comes Alive at PRINTING United
November 13, 2019By Eileen Fritsch, Industry Author
SGIA Journal Apparel Edition, Fall 2019
PRINTING United Transitioning to a Comprehensive Online Experience in 2020
June 24, 2020Decision comes after extensive conversations, up-to-the-minute surveys, and projections that the team has been navigating since the onset of the pandemic.
PRINTING United 2020 on Track to Reunite and Revitalize the Industry
June 3, 2020PRINTING United is on track to be held this October at the Georgia World Congress Center in Atlanta, with health and safety guidelines at the forefront of planning for the important industry event.
GCWC Announces Winning Logo
May 21, 2020Nearly 50 logo design entries from across the country were received for the student contest.
SGIA and PIA Merge to Become the Largest, Most Comprehensive Printing and Graphic Arts Association in the Country
April 30, 2020On May 1, 2020, the two entities officially unite to bring resources and services together under one roof to best support future industry growth and longevity.
PRINTING United is Bigger. Better. Together… in 2020
February 6, 2020The event has already eclipsed the total square footage sold in 2019 and is on track to sell out again in 2020.