Past Webinars

PRINTING United Alliance Post Election 2020 Wrap-Up  

Amid a global pandemic, unprecedented voting, and anxiety over potential civil unrest, we finally made it to (and through) Election Day 2020. So, what do we know at this point about the future of the White House and Congress? What results are yet to come? And what does the policy road ahead look like for the printing industry?

  • Assessing Color Range for Peak Consistency

    April 23, 2019

    Learn to benchmark any digital output device, based on its range of color and day-to-day consistency, and determine how close it can match any industry reference condition, like GRACoL. Learning true color range can expand color possibilities and move you toward greater control.
  • SGIA Research Report: Markets & Products

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

    Join SGIA's industry research team as they summarize the just-released results of its survey addressing trends in the markets and product areas served by printing companies in the US and Canada. This webinar will also provide an update on current industry conditions.
  • Tax Reform: Ensuring the Successful Continuation of Your Family Business

    April 16, 2019 2:00 PM to 2:45 PM (US Eastern Daylight Time)

    Recent changes in the US tax structure have brought about the need for increased knowledge of their implications, and a stronger focus on protecting your business and its assets. This is essential information for anyone involved in a family-based business.
  • FP3: Why to Attend, What You'll Learn

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

    Now in its second year, SGIA’s FP3 Conference offers top-shelf technology updates and business development strategies for companies operating in the industrial, functional, and printed electronics spaces. Learn what the conference will include, and why you must attend.
  • Soft Signage is Everywhere! Grasp the Possibilities

    March 28, 2019

    Digitally-printed textiles are huge, and they continue to grow. Mike Wozny of EFI teaches you the breadth of the soft signage opportunity, shares how this profitable area is evolving, and provides strategies for maximizing your company’s digital textile production capabilities.
  • Demystifying Named Spot Color Replacement Within RIP Software

    March 26, 2019

    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.
  • Trends & Conditions in Printed Electronics

    March 19, 2019

    This presentation includes a fast-moving overview of the segment; rising applications, techniques and technologies; business conditions and opportunities; micro case-studies; and, a look to the future. Bring your questions for a robust conversation.
  • How to Adapt DTG to Your Business

    March 12, 2019

    The need for full custom, low volume, quick turn apparel is in more demand now than ever before. We will explain how to market your DTG services. Take advantage of the ability to create product on demand while holding no inventory or overhead.
  • Brand Color Production — Standards, Management and Consistency

    March 5, 2019

    This presentation will look at "Brand Colors" and start out on how they have been produced on Wide Format and Inkjet solutions. This presentation will explore traditional tools and software and methodologies used, as well as new tools and concepts in how to produce your "Brand" owner's colors.
  • Calculating Ownership Costs and ROI

    February 19 to March 19, 2019

    Sure, you want to make that technology upgrade, but can your business really afford it? Learn to calculate the ownership costs for equipment, and determine your return on investment. Paul Reilly and Thomas Williams share essential strategies for any printing business!
  • Get Inspired by Fresh Artists!

    January 24, 2019

    Fresh Artist's Barbara Chandler Allen shares what happens when SGIA and its members team up with a Philadelphia-based nonprofit to empower and inspire children, and let you know how you can get involved to show students that lay ahead in our growing industry.
  • Inefficiency by Default: Why Sticking with the Status Quo is Stalling Progress for the World’s Print Shops

    January 22, 2019

    PrintFactory's Simon Landau shares how to find hidden issues that influence inconsistent color production and exacerbate workflow bottlenecks, how effective color management opens the door to automation, and what conventions must be broken for effective color management to become an industry standard.
  • SGIA Color Management Certification

    January 1, 2019

    Learn the basics of SGIA's Color Management Certification program, and discover the skills needed to acquire this proof of color proficiency.
  • Driving With Your Eyes Closed: Why Process Control is Important

    November 20, 2018

    Learn the devices and tools leading printing companies are using to increase print consistency and minimize defects. Like using a compass, process control tools can help you determine where you are and where you’re going – and lead a direct course to improved quality and profitability. Bruce Bayne of AlderTech tells you how.
  • Mixed Media: DTG and Embroidery

    October 25, 2018

    In this presentation, 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.
  • How to Document Your Projects

    October 4, 2018 12:00 AM (US Eastern Daylight Time)

  • How to Win the Customer Experience Battle Using Your MIS

    October 4, 2018

    By the year 2020 customer experience (CX) will overtake price and product as the key brand differentiator according to a Walker study. In a world where we can mimic our competitors' marketing and prices in an instant, CX is the new competitive battlefield.
  • How to Document Your Projects

    October 4, 2018

    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.
  • SGIA Product of the Year Winners: Garment Decoration

    September 24, 2018 12:00 AM (US Eastern Daylight Time)

    Discover the garment-focused products that won SGIA's coveted prize.
  • The Art of Proper Thread Tensioning

    September 20, 2018 12:00 AM (US Eastern Daylight Time)