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Webinars

  • Webinar Series Demystifying Named Spot Color Replacement Within RIP Software

    March 26, 2019 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM (Eastern Daylight Time)

    It's been said that the named spot color functionality within RIP software is the most misunderstood and under-utilized feature set available to users. My experience as a color management consultant and trainer leads me to believe that this is a true statement.
  • webinar_icon_120x88 Customization and Personalization with UV for the Retail Market

    April 2, 2019 2:00 PM to 2:45 PM (US Eastern Daylight Time)

    Digital printing technologies are leading the way toward increased personalization and customization in retail, and UV printing offers high durability an access to a wide variety of substrates. Explore the customization opportunity, and see how this opportunity fits with your business goals.
  • webinar_icon_120x88 Women in Print Alliance: Fostering Leadership and Professional Growth

    April 4, 2019 2:00 PM to 2:45 PM (US Eastern Daylight Time)

    SGIA’s Women in Print Alliance is dedicated to expanding the visibility of, and opportunities for, women in the printing industry. In this informative presentation, the Alliance’s current chairperson will describe the group’s mandate, it’s goals, and why it is essential in today’s thriving printing industry.

Workshops

  • SGIA Digital Color Professional Alder Technology Color Management Boot Camp (Portland, OR)

    March 26 to 28, 2019  |  Portland, OR, USA

    Learn from SGIA certified instructors about color theory and principles, goals of color management, device calibration, newest print standards, spot colors, and print verification.
  • Ultimate Computer Graphics Class Garment Decorators Ultimate Computer Graphics Class (Fairfax, VA)

    March 28 to 29, 2019  |  Fairfax, VA, USA

    Do you struggle with t-shirt art using computer graphic applications, fixing customer’s bad artwork, working with just an idea, creating color separations that work at press, doing high-end photo realistic color separations for light and dark shirts? Then this class is for you!
  • SGIA Digital Color Professional ColorCasters Color Management Boot Camp (Miami, FL)

    April 2 to 4, 2019  |  Miami, FL, USA

    Learn from SGIA certified instructors about color theory and principles, goals of color management, device calibration, newest print standards, spot colors, and print verification.


Conferences

  • President's Conference

    March 3 to 5, 2019  |  Tempe, AZ, USA

    In partnership with Printing Industries of America, the 2019 President’s Conference is a gathering of ideas with unlimited potential. Get ideas on how you can expand your business, improve company culture, tap into the Millennial mind, be a better leader, thrive through innovation, and market your way to better sales.
  • Pro Imaging Golf Tournament

    April 11 to 15, 2019  |  Howey-in-the-Hills, FL, USA

    This event is geared towards portrait labs, vertically integrated photography studios, and retail camera/photography stores and is hosted by The Pro Imaging EXPO.
  • Continuous Improvement Conference

    April 14 to 17, 2019  |  Dallas, TX, USA

    In partnership with Printing Industries of America, the 2019 Continuous Improvement Conference is the only annual event focused on helping custom manufacturers such as printing and converting companies achieve operational excellence by using the concepts of Lean manufacturing and other management and quality systems.

Government Regulations

  • Prop 65 Enforcement Action Update

    February 15, 2019

    Based on a list of 60-day notice filings that have been registered with states regarding enforcement actions under Prop 65, 575 notices have been filed.
  • Electronic Injury and Illness Reporting Update for 2019

    February 15, 2019

    In 2016, OSHA implemented a mandatory injury and illness electronic reporting rule for small employers that operate in certain “high hazard industries”. The requirement applies to any printing operation that has or had at any time last year more than 20 full time, part time, or temporary employees.
  • OSHA Increases Penalties For 2019

    February 15, 2019

    On January 23, 2019, the U.S. Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) announced plans to increase the maximum penalties an employer can be issued for violations by slightly more than 1%.


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