G7+ Expert Upgrade Training & Certification March 12, 2024 at the COLOR Conference

Mar. 12, 2024 • 2:00 PM - 6:00 PM CST



G7+® Expert training hosted by PRINTING United Alliance featuring live, instructor-led, training. G7+ Trainer & lead developer Don Hutcheson will lead this fast-paced upgrade course exclusively for existing G7 Experts to upgrade their certification and become the industry’s first G7+ Experts. In this session, you will learn everything you need to know about G7+ and how to implement it in your work.

Training consists of a variety of components, including lectures & slides with open discussions, calibration simulations, and analysis. This training is open only to currently certified G7 Experts in good standing who are upgrading certification or recertifying from G7 Expert to G7+ Expert. This course is not intended as a G7 basics review and is designed for leading print and color management experts to become the industry's first G7+ Experts.

G7+ Expert Upgrade Training includes:

  • What is G7+?
  • Why PRINTING United Alliance developed it
  • Development goals
  • New tonality and gray balance algorithms
  • The all-new “HDS" (High Density Smoothing) function
  • G7+ benefits vs. G7
  • Before-and-after examples showing the main differences from G7
  • New metrics and tolerances
  • Calibrating and verifying G7+ demos in Curve+
  • The all-new G7+ Master program

Pre-conference training schedule at the COLOR Conference, March 12-14, 2024

  • Tuesday, March 12, 2024: 2:00pm – 6:00pm CT


  • PRINTING United Technical Event Series - Color Conference
  • Renaissance Dallas Hotel
  • 2222 N Stemmons Fwy
  • Dallas, TX 75207

Training Info

G7+ Expert Upgrade Certification training is specially designed for G7 Experts to become the industry's first G7+ Experts. This interactive training takes place during a half day pre-conference session prior to the COLOR Conference.

  • Training is open all existing G7 Experts & G7 Professionals, in good standing.
  • Language: English
  • Participants must attend in-person to participate in training and earn certification.

Materials to Help Your Prepare & Participate in Training

With training, you will receive a library of print resources so you can participate in the instructor-led 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 to view to support your continued growth as a G7+ Expert through iLEARNING+. Registration also includes access to the on-demand G7+ Expert Upgrade Training available at iLEARNING+, following live training. 

Demo licenses for G7+ calibration software will be distributed to attendees prior to the session. Attendees are encouraged to install and activate this software prior to attending training to participate in testing, demonstration, and G7+ implementation.

Seats are limited. Register Now

Register below, or combine your registration for G7+ Expert Training with COLOR & TAGA 2024 Technical Event Series registration here.

Seats are limited to maximize learning and direct support by PRINTING United's G7+ trainer & technical staff. Register now to reserve your seat.

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


G7+ Expert Training (does not include the COLOR or TAGA Conference registration)
PRINTING United Alliance / Idealliance Member: $1,075.00

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Combination G7+ Expert Training & COLOR/TAGA Conference Registration
PRINTING United Alliance / Idealliance Member: $1,881.00
Nonmember $2,234.00

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WHO'S THIS FOR: All current G7 Experts including printer, press, prepress/premedia operators, graphic designers, solution providers, brand managers, quality assurance personnel, process engineers or lean professionals


Jordan Gorski Executive Director (703) 837-1096