Events

View all of our upcoming events below.


  • webinar_icon_120x88 How Environmental Management Systems Drive Success

    May 14, 2019 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM (Eastern Daylight Time)

    Sustainability is becoming a larger part of our responsibility as environmental stewards and the way we do business. Often, making changes we make in our business to be more sustainable not only helps reduce and conserve resources, but it can also provide a return on investment...
  • SGIA Digital Color Professional Certification Color Management Group Color Management Boot Camp (Clemson, SC)

    May 21 to 23, 2019  |  Clemson, SC, United States

    Learn from SGIA certified instructors about color theory and principles, goals of color management, device calibration, newest print standards, spot colors, and print verification.
  • webinar_icon_120x88 What Your Mama Didn't Tell You About Budgeted Hourly Rates

    May 21, 2019 2:00 PM to 2:45 PM (US Eastern Daylight Time)

    During the 20th century, using budgeted hourly rates (BHRs) to develop pricing was the de-facto methodology -- as it had been in the 19th century. 21st century MIS applications continue to use this cost accounting approach. Yet, because today’s print provider competes in an ever-changing marketplace and continues to add new products, it’s time for a fresh look at budgeted hourly rates. In this session, our presenters will challenge our industry’s focus on using “costs” to develop prices. Upon the completion of the webinar, the participant will have a better understanding of Budgeted Hourly Rates and how to utilize them in improving market share as well as profitability.
  • webinar_icon_120x88 60 Minute Print Sales Boot Camp

    May 28, 2019 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM (US Eastern Daylight Time)

    During this fast-paced, information packed, seminar you'll discover the 50 must know, strategies that drive sales and earnings. Here's just small sample of what you'll learn: How to sell the prospect that is happy with his printer; how to consistently land the job even when yours is the highest quote; how to prevent the stall and motivate your prospects to order now; plus much, much, much more.
  • DSC_0770 Totally T-Shirts! Garment Screen Printing (Fairfax, VA)

    May 29 to 31, 2019

    SOLD OUT!! Whether you're new to screen printing t-shirts, or a seasoned professional, this workshop is designed to give you lots of new ideas and plenty of practice with advanced techniques.
  • DPP: Digital Print for Packaging US 2019

    June 4 to 5, 2019  |  Orlando, Fla.

    Learn how to capitalize on what's really happening in the digital print for packaging sector.
  • SGIA Digital Color Professional Certification Color Management Group Color Management Boot Camp (Kalamazoo, MI)

    June 4 to 6, 2019  |  Kalamazoo, MI, United States

    Learn from SGIA certified instructors about color theory and principles, goals of color management, device calibration, newest print standards, spot colors, and print verification.
  • webinar_icon_120x88 How and When to set up Your Automation Workflow

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

    With e-commerce on the rise, it is more crucial to have some automation in place if not parts of your work then all. Chances are that if you are going to have an e-commerce presence then that aspect will be automated to some extent. Then, why not automate everything else. Automating will work best when being set up from the beginning. And setting up from every aspect to ship. Also, this needs to be a flow that will be scalable mean that it can easily grow with you.
  • DTP: Digital Textile Printing US 2019

    June 6 to 7, 2019  |  Orlando, Fla.

    Key players from across the digital print and textiles landscape discuss how business models, technology and collaboration can accelerate the commercial adoption of digital print for textiles.
  • webinar_icon_120x88 Hiring the Next Generation

    June 11, 2019 2:00 PM to 2:45 PM (US Eastern Daylight Time)

    Finding, 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.
  • webinar_icon_120x88 Prop 65: Where Are We Now?

    June 13, 2019 2:00 PM to 2:45 PM (US Eastern Daylight Time)

    With the new warning regulations coming into effect last August, questions still exist regarding Prop 65 and how it applies to our inks, coatings, substrates and products!  Do you need to certify for Prop 65?  What testing needs to be done?  When do I have to label?  On top of this, citizen suits continue to rise!  Join us for a lively discussion on these and other issues surrounding Prop 65 compliance!
  • Dye Sub Print SGIA Sublimation 101 for Wide Format Graphics (Chicago, IL)

    June 18 to 19, 2019  |  Rolling Meadows, IL, USA

    Whether you are starting up a business, or needing to improve your product line, learn from the experts about one of the industry's hottest trends for apparel, soft signage, and interior applications. Our hands-on training saves you money in production costs and time by avoiding costly mistakes.
  • webinar_icon_120x88 Combining Inkjet and Screen Printing for Special Effects

    June 18, 2019 2:00 PM to 2:45 PM (US Eastern Daylight Time)

    A recent SGIA Industry survey indicates that nearly 50% of member companies use multiple printing technologies for graphic applications. These printers can generate innovative and creative images when combining the print processes. This presentation will provide ideas and samples showing the creative use of combining ink jet, screen printing, roller coating, and pad printing to create interesting and eye catching images.
  • SGIA Digital Color Professional Certification Color Management Group Color Management Boot Camp (Toronto, ON)

    June 25 to 27, 2019  |  Toronto, ON, Canada

    Learn from SGIA certified instructors about color theory and principles, goals of color management, device calibration, newest print standards, spot colors, and print verification.
  • SGIA Digital Color Professional ColorCasters Color Management Boot Camp (Milwaukee, WI)

    June 25 to 27, 2019  |  Franklin, WI, 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.
  • SGIA Digital Color Professional RPimaging Color Management Boot Camp (Salt Lake City, UT)

    June 25 to 27, 2019  |  Midvale, UT, 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 using Onyx RIP platform.
  • webinar_icon_120x88 The Emerging Field of Surface Imaging

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

    The Digital printing process is an essential part of design and fabrication today. At the same time, it can blur the boundaries and distinctiveness between specialisms in many ways that allow for multiple interdisciplinary outputs. Surface Imaging refers to creating imagery in various physical forms using a variety of digital printing technologies, including direct surface imaging on porous and non-porous substrates and fabrication printing through material deposition and subtraction printing technologies. This presentation disseminates the concepts, rationale and opportunities for a new trans-disciplinary field of Surface Imaging .
  • SGIA Digital Color Professional IT Supplies Color Management Boot Camp (Chicago, IL)

    July 9 to 11, 2019  |  Rolling Meadows, IL, 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.
  • SGIA Digital Color Professional Nazdar Color Management Boot Camp (Irvine, CA)

    July 16 to 18, 2019  |  Irvine, CA, 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.
  • SGIA Digital Color Professional Certification Color Management Group Color Management Boot Camp (San Luis Obispo, CA)

    July 23 to 25, 2019  |  San Luis Obispo, CA, 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.