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Specialty Graphic Imaging Association

Webinar Series

Webinar Series

Date: Aug 16
Presenter(s): Aaron Montgomery, Terry Combs
In this class we are going to skip the how-to portion that most people focus on and dig into Niche Markets you can go after when you are a Digital Decorator.

Date: Aug 21
Presenter(s): Tery Tennant
Performance reviews often get a bad rap - managers don't like giving them and employees are stressed when getting them! A performance discussion should be a positive thing with no surprises - and it should also be a motivator to develop skills further.

Date: Aug 30
Presenter(s): Edward Cook
This presentation will focus on ECI's discovery of an untouched market: Career opportunities for artists within the printing industry.

Date: Sept 6
Presenter(s): Pete Lovelace
Do you have engaged team members who are committed to you and willing to put forth extra effort to deliver superior performance? Now is the time to build a culture of engagement.

Date: Sept 11
Presenter(s): Tim Quinn
This presentation covers why understanding how to build curves is still critical to good color reproduction no matter the print process.

Date: Oct 2
Presenter(s): Brian Hart
Assisting many brands to tell their story, what we see is a lack of discipline on how to capture visuals to tell your story. Join us as we propose a process and techniques to document project for your facility and brand. This process can be implement for any site facility.

Date: Oct 11
Presenter(s): Dan Marx
The 2018 SGIA Expo in Las Vegas will be a massive event, packed packed with people, equipment, content and opportunities.

Date: Oct 25
Presenter(s): Michael Doe
In this Seminar, you will receive an in-depth overview of how to combine embroidery with a printed design. This technique opens new, unique and creative ways that operators can complete in house. We will address the equipment that can be used, how to prepare art for print and digitizing embroidery.

Date: Oct 30
Presenter(s): Mark Coudray
It's no secret all graphic markets have become hyper competitive and commoditized over the last few years. Consolidation of providers, processes, and markets continue with no end in sight.

Date: Nov 8
Presenter(s): Olga Dorokhina
SGIA recently posted the full reports from its 2018 Industry Surveys.

Date: Nov 13
Presenter(s): Marshall Atkinson
Face the facts.  With the online ordering platforms that are shipping the same day the job is placed, more pressure than ever before has been focused on turn time speed.  Turn Times used to be 7-10 working days, but now more shops are trying to get to 5-7.  Others want to go to even l

Date: Nov 15
Presenter(s): Charlie Taublieb
The presentation will address designing, separating and printing simulated process printing on light and dark colored textiles.

Date: Nov 29
Presenter(s): Vince DiCecco
Are your past due receivables putting a drag on your business? Cash is your company's lifeblood. Without it, a business cannot accurately calculate how long it takes for $1 spent today to return as $1 profit sometime down the road. While sales are important, cash is still king.

Date: Dec 13
Presenter(s): Johnny Shell
Join a panel of Golden Image judges as they discuss the sometimes mind-blowing, sometimes subtle process steps and innovations that made certain SGIA Golden Imaging Competition winners "a cut above" other enteries.

Date: Dec 18
Presenter(s): Ken Bach
This presentation will discuss the marketing of Digitally printed textiles. It will review the various type of applications requested. How to select the best display hardware and fabric. We will go over markets that have embraced fabric and ones that are about to.