G7 Summit - A Conference of IDEAlliance


Powering the Supply Chain™

Graphics Canada – 2019 Color Summit 

April 11 & 12, 2019 – International Centre, Hall 5, Aviation Room; There is no cost to attend but advance registration is required.

Idealliance, a global think tank, is a non-profit graphic communications industry organization with 12 strategically located offices around the world. Idealliance serves brands, content and media creators, manufacturers, service providers in print and packaging, fulfillment, mail delivery, marketing, material suppliers, and technology partners worldwide. We do our work through ISO Standards Innovation, Print and Digital Workflows & Technologies Collaboration, Technical Research & Industry Insights, and Certification, Training, and Brand and Facility Auditing Programs. Our specifications have transformed the graphic communications industry by defining production workflows for color (GRACoL®, SWOP®, XCMYK™, G7®, BrandQ®), content management (PRISM®), mail supply (Mail.dat®, Mail.XML™), and paper (papiNet®). ISO recognizes Idealliance as the world’s foremost certifying body for competencies, systems, materials and facilities, and Idealliance is the world’s leading contributor to ISO standards.

Day 1: Thursday April 11, 2019

Key Note: Idealliance Around the World – Why Standards and Specifications are So Critically Important and Imperative

  1. Managing Brand Color-The Global Supply Chain, Communication, Expectations and Results
  2. Automation and Artificial Intelligence in Color Management
  3. Extended Gamut Printing-Intent and Execution
  4. G7 ®: The Most Widely Used Specification in the World and it Works on Every Single Print Technology
  5. Digital Printing: Color Management Workflow, ISO Standards, and Process Control
  6. Wide Format: G7® Color Management in a Wide World-Performance Art

Day 2 (Tentative): Friday April 12, 2019

The What, How, Where and When to Use ISO Standards in Packaging Supply Chain:

Earning and retaining certification credentials is a must for anyone providing printing and packaging services to the consumer packaged goods market. This elite status demonstrates to brands, brand owners and print buyers, that a packaging and printing facility meets the highest quality standards. The Idealliance ISO 19303-1 BrandQ® Supply Chain Facility Certification is effective, efficient, and aligns the supply chain.

To register and questions, contact Timothy Baechle at 703.837.1069 tbaechle@idealliance.org