EFI Connect to offer fast-track G7 Training and certification in January

Idealliance and EFI have partnered for the second consecutive year to offer G7 training at the annual EFI Users Conference, EFI Connect, in Las Vegas, Nevada January 24 – 25, 2019. As part of the annual  conference, Idealliance will offer G7 Training and Certification to individuals looking to become Certified G7 Experts to support the global print supply chain – through G7 implementation, colour management and process control strategies, and global standards’ implementation to align EFI workflows and all four-colour output devices. Connect 2018, including G7 training, was EFI’s largest conference ever – and Connect 2019 has set the bar even higher with the addition of more educational breakout sessions, classroom space, networking opportunities and keynote discussions and presentations from industry experts.

Don Hutcheson.

Led by Don Hutcheson, G7 Expert Trainer and G7 Inventor, this two-day accelerated training event (covering a multitude of print applications including digital print, wide-format, proofing, colour management, process control, implementation and optimization, will feature live demonstrations of applying the G7 methodology in print production workflows and technology on the EFI Technology Showcase floor – while also allowing participants two spend the opening two days of EFI Connect collaborating with other EFI users, attending keynotes and other breakout sessions. G7 is Idealliance’s global industry-leading set of specifications for achieving gray balance, and is the driving force for achieving visual similarity across all print processes. G7 methodology is designed to align all print technologies for visual consistency, process and quality control, and colour workflow management.

Registration is now open at www.idealliance.org and https://www.efi.com/connect/details/g7-training/.


Tony Curcio is the editor of Graphic Arts Magazine.