G7® Expert Certification LIVE In-Person At PRINTING United

G7® Expert Certification LIVE In-Person At PRINTING United
G7® Expert Training & Certification hosted by Idealliance at PRINTING United Expo, featuring live instructor led hands-on training. G7® Expert Training teaches professionals how to analyze color and print-related issues and take corrective action to bring systems and processes in control to a set method, standard or specification with repeatable, predictable results. A team of Idealliance G7 Trainers including Ron Ellis & Chuck Schonert will lead this multi-day training focusing on G7 based print and packaging applications, and G7 integration, maintenance, and process control across all print and proofing applications. This training is open to all global participants. Register online, or contact us at registrar@idealliance.org for more information.

About G7 Expert Live In-Person Certification & Training

Training consists of a variety of components, including lecture & slides with open discussions, press runs  and print calibration simulations on the PRINTING United Expo floor with the latest print technology, and hands-on analysis. Students are strongly encouraged to participate in hands-on activities by bringing and utilizing their color management tools and solutions, but not required.

This exclusive training includes the NEW, Expanded G7 Training, covering Digital Print (Toner & Inkjet), Flexo, Offset, Textile & Wide Format, along with the latest across color management, standards, process control, viewing conditions & lighting, and everything you need to become a globally recognized G7 Expert!

Training Schedule

Tuesday October 17, 2023 - Thursday October 19, 2023

G7 Training LIVE! IN-PERSON Agenda & Outline

  1. Tuesday October 17, 2023: 12:00pm - 5:00pm ET
  2. Wednesday October 18, 2023: 8:00am - 5:00pm ET
  3. Thursday October 19, 2023: 8:00am - 12:00pm ET

Training Info

G7 Expert Certification LIVE In-Person training is specially designed for in-person, hands on experience driving learning. This interactive training takes place over three consecutive days. It allows for work and integration of your learning on your own time, and additional time for questions and activities during the live sessions.

  • Location:  Georgia World Conference Center, 285 Andrew Young International Blvd., Room B213, Atlanta, GA 30313 DIRECTIONS
  • Hotel & Travel Info
  • Training is open to all international participants
  • Language: English
  • Participants must attend onsite to participate in training and earn certification.


Registration Options

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Materials to Help You Prepare

When you sign up, you will receive a library of print resources so you can participate during the instructor-led hands-on activities. Downloadable production resource materials such as G7 test forms help you learn how to implement G7 in your facility to obtain G7 Master qualification. You will also receive access to the extensive online training library including on-demand training recordings to view to support your continued growth as a G7 Expert.

Register early for complimentary access to Idealliance's Color Management Professional® Fundamentals online training, provided in advance of the live training as an optional prerequisite.

Seats are limited. Register Now

Seats are limited to ensure direct support by Idealliance's certified G7 Expert trainer & technical staff. Register now to reserve your seat.

G7 Expert Trainers
Ron Ellis, Chuck Schonert, Paul Happ & Mike Whelpley

Ron Ellis
G7 Expert Trainer, BrandQ Expert Trainer, Chair of Idealliance Print Properties Committee & Global Print Supply Chain Expert

Chuck Schonert
G7 Expert Trainer, Idealliance Director of Research & Development

Paul Happ
G7 Expert Trainer, Ricoh Color Management

Mike Whelpley,
G7 Expert Trainer, Fujifilm Solutions Development Manager

Additional G7 Program Information

G7 Certification Program Overview
Why Print Providers Choose G7
G7 for Brands, Buyers & Creatives

Questions? Please contact:
Jordan Gorski
Executive Director, Idealliance
+1 (703) 837-1096

Health & Safety Policy

*Schedule subject to change. Course content and order may be altered. Cancellations are not available for this event.

Training is Sponsored by:


10/17/2023 12:00 PM - 10/19/2023 12:00 PM
Georgia World Congress Center 285 Andrew Young International Blvd., NW Room B213 Atlanta, GA 30313 UNITED STATES
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