Color Management Conference: December 1-4

In Arizona, attendees will be exposed to the latest tools, targets, and techniques in the art and science of color management.

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The Color Management Conference, hosted by the Printing Industries of America (PIA), is set to take place December 1-4 in Scottsdale, Arizona.

The 2012 Color Management Conference agenda includes: new technologies and research to produce true, consistent color across substrates; how-to guidance through the entire color process – from the basics to profiling and cross-process management to fine art creation; tactical solutions and practical applications that can be immediately implemented; comprehensive lab and hands-on training, including Mac lab training sessions; and professional networking and vendor panel question-and-answer sessions.

Specific sessions and presentations will include:
• Managing Brand Color
• What Challengers Do Printers Face with Substrate and Ink?
• Repeatability and Consistency in Digital Profiling
• RGB Workflows
• Viewing, Lighting, and Observing Color
• Printer Profiling
• Setting Up RIPs
• What’s New In Instrumentation?

For a full list of sessions, visit the event website. Attendees will include creative professionals, print providers (digital and wide-format), packaging professionals, prepress and proofing professional, photographers, and professionals new to color management.

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