The seminar schedule for this year's Sign & Digital UK event has been announced. Three of this year’s five theatre timetables are now live online, featuring more than 15 daily sessions set to explore the 2014 theme ‘State of the Art’. Schedules for the remaining theatres - the Business Theatre and the Signmakers' Workshop - will be announced in the coming weeks.
Featuring a range of expert speakers, practical demonstrations and workshops, the Sign & Digital UK seminar series is a' vital opportunity for those seeking the latest industry advice, trends and opportunities'.
The Adobe Theatre will feature six workshops daily, focusing on practical tips and advice for mastering their software packages. This includes the 'Capturing moments, sharing memories' session, designed to help people refine their Photoshop editing skills, and the ‘Adobe InDesign CC – Mastering typography session’, offering hands-on advice for achieving consistently beautiful typography.
Managing colour quality, intelligent upsampling, camera shake reduction and real-time image asset generation are some of the other practical skills and techniques the workshops will explore.
Combining a range of practical workshops and product demonstration, the 2014 Corel Theatre is a must-attend for anyone in the sign making and garment personalisation sectors. The seminar sessions include an overview of new features in the CorelDRAW® Graphics Suite, a practical step-by-step guide to poster design and an insight into how you can use DecoNetwork and Corel technology to allow shoppers to customise products and buy online.
For those working with apparel and promotional items, garment printing, embroidery and appliqué, they will have dedicated sessions in the Wilcom DecoStudio® e2 workshop.
Wide-format design and production software specialists, CADlink Technology will present a series of seminars focusing on best practice print and cut, sign and display design and production workflows.
Session highlights include an introduction to using dedicated sign-making software packages, including tips on mastering contour cut, serialisation and vectorisation.
The ‘SignLab for Versaworks’ session will also explore the opportunities for leveraging innovation in Roland’s print and ink technology. Practical skills to be explored include contour cut-lines and working with Roland colour profiles and metallic and white ink sets.
The full seminar timetables are now available online at http://www.signuk.com/Content/2014-Seminar-Programme/4_173/.