Educator and Student Benefits
In an increasingly competitive global economy, training and education is critical to the long-term viability of the specialty imaging industry. PRINTING United Alliance has long recognized the important role educational institutions and their students play in providing a skilled workforce to the trade and is committed to providing the educator and student resources necessary in order to ensure the future success of this industry.
Full Website Access
Members have access to all the resources, research, content and directories on the printing.org website.
Use of Logo
Access and use of PRINTING United Alliance’s logo library for promotional purposes.
PRINTING United Journal Print Edition
Receive quarterly issues of the PRINTING United Journal, the leading technical journal in printing designed to speak to all industry segments with technical and business-oriented articles from industry experts, providing printers with key takeaways in their respective markets or prospective areas of interest.
PRINTING United Journal Digital Edition
Gain access to digital issues of the PRINTING United Journal through printing.org.
PRINTING United Alliance Listservs
Led by the Alliance’s leading industry experts, gain access to Listservs on topics such as Human Resources Management, OSHA and EHS Guidance and Legislative Awareness.
Premier Partner Programs
Members get specialty discounts on equipment, materials, computers, and so much more through the Alliance’s Premier Partner Program. Make sure that you are taking advantage of all the savings that come with Membership by exploring these discounts.
Research Executive Summary
Gain an overview of industry-leading quarterly research reports through this condensed summary.
Research Full Reports
PRINTING United Alliance Research, led by Chief Economist, Andy Paparozzi, gives readers in-depth insight into industry market trends with detailed information on a wide variety of areas including equipment use, purchases, market and product areas, financial performance and outlook, competitive strategies and more.
EVENTS AND EDUCATION
PRINTING United Expo Pass
Attendees can get discounts by registering early for the Expo, but Members get complimentary all-access, education and show floor passes as a part of their membership benefits.
PRINTING United Conferences and Events
Take advantage of face-to-face networking and the best educational programming in the industry by attending the Alliance’s world class events and conferences throughout the year.
PRINTING United Virtual Events
Top notch educational content does not mean you have to travel far. The Alliance’s virtual events deliver quality programming straight to your desktop.
For members who do not have the time for a full virtual event but want to catch up on all the latest information – take advantage of our “Ask-The-Experts" webinar series and the full archive of previous sessions with topics that range from legislation that affects the printing industry to human resources guidance for printers.
AWARDS AND ACCOLADES
Premier PRINT Awards (Students)
Printer’s world-wide compete for the most coveted recognition in the industry through the Premier PRINT Award program, where top quality work gets recognized for excellence. Student Members are recognized by judges from the Alliance’s Academy in the Tom Frescka Premier PRINT Student Printing Award.
PRINTING United Alliance Scholarship Program
Exclusively for Alliance Student Members the PRINTING United Alliance Scholarship is awarded to 25 student members each academic year, providing educational tuition assistance for students focusing on graphic communications.
Student & Educator Benefits Pricing
Educational Institution Members and the Students enrolled at Educational Institution Membership Schools receive all the benefits and discounts outlined above for the following annual dues amount. Dues are scheduled on an anniversary basis based on join date and are the responsibility of the primary contact of the Educational Institution Member.
Associations and unions are not eligible for PRINTING United Alliance membership or subscription.
PRINTING United Alliance has membership partnerships with national associations in Australia, New Zealand and South Africa. These partnerships allow you to benefit from not only a strong national organization, but also to enjoy the benefits of PRINTING United Alliance.