Mimaki SMART Events

Welcome to Mimaki USA’s School of Mimaki Application and Resource Training – SMART. 

Mimaki’s SMART programs are designed to enhance skills and knowledge to help our customers and dealers enhance their knowledge and increase their potential with Mimaki.

Recognizing that education and training is a continuous process of learning, Mimaki’s Applications Specialists work closely with industry leaders to continually update and develop our programs.  We are committed to offering learning experiences best suited to evolving customer and dealer needs.

Contact us if you have questions regarding any SMART training.

Space is limited for our training classes so sign up today!

Trainings
Mimaki Chicago Branch, Schamburg Illinois
Dec 19 - 21, 2017
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TIME: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Please join us at our Mimaki Chicago office for a full day of training on the Mimaki UCJV on December the 19th through the 21st.


Date: December 19th-21st

Time: 9am- 5pm

Address: 125 Commerce Drive Unit A | Schamburg, IL 60173

 
 
Mimaki USA Los Angeles, Torrance CA
Jan 3 - 5, 2018
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TIME: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Please join us at our Mimaki Los Angeles office for a full day of training on the Mimaki UJF-7151 Plus on December the 6th through the 8th.


Date: December 6th-8th

Time: 9am- 5pm

Address: 1560 W 190th Street | Torrance, CA 90501

 
 
Mimaki USA Atlanta, Suwanee GA
Jan 17 - 19, 2018
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TIME: 8:30 am - 5:30 pm

Get Certified!

For the first time ever attend SGIA’s Color Management Boot Camp in beautiful Atlanta, GA! This workshop is led by certified SGIA digital color professional instructors, Jim Raffel and Ray Weiss along with certified digital color professional Shelby Sapusek.

Basic Training for Your Business
Take control of your color with this hands-on workshop at Mimaki USA’s state-of-the-art training facility.

If you are:

  • Struggling with color control
  • Having difficulty getting approval from your customers
  • Wanting to produce better and more consistent color

You need to attend SGIA’s Color Management Boot Camp to make large-format inkjet color management work for you.

Although some color concepts are common across the printing industry (offset, flexo, screen), SGIA’s exclusive workshop concentrates on the unique aspects of large format inkjet.

Who Should Attend? 

  • Company Owners
  • Pre-press Team
  • Production Managers
  • Workflow Team

SGIA experts will teach you all about:

  • Color theory and principles
  • Goals of color management
  • Device calibration
  • Time-tested color management procedures
  • The newest print standards and how you can use them to improve customer satisfaction
  • Print Verification
  • Hands-on media profiling with RasterLink6!

Course Fee: $649.00 per attendee – CLICK HERE to Register TODAY!!


Step-by-Step to SGIA Digital Color Professional Certification

  • Attend this SGIA Color Management Boot Camp.
  • Take the online test ($49, plus 25 percent discount for SGIA members).
  • Print the test image and submit it to SGIA $49, plus 25 percent discount for SGIA members).

Can’t make it to this class? No Problem! We have other dates available:

 

April 10th- 12th, 2018

July 10th-12th, 2018

 
 
Mimaki USA Los Angeles, Torrance CA
Feb 1, 2018
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TIME: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

 

 

 

The one-day workshop will focus on proper color management settings in Rasterlink when using canned profiles, spot color matching, custom profile creation with MPM3 and print verification.

Registration is $249 per attendee.

Date: February 1st, 2018

Agenda

We ask that all attendees arrive by 8:45 a.m. We will start promptly at 9 a.m.

9 a.m. – Welcome and Introductions

9:15 a.m. – Color Management Basics

  • Canned vs. custom profiles
  • RIP color management settings
  • Selecting correct rendering intent
  • Profile visualization
  • Test print and verification
  • Spot colors

10:30 a.m. Break

10:45 a.m. Design Side Color Management Considerations

  • Settings within Adobe Creative Suite programs
  • Swatches – named spot colors and Pantone colors

11:15 p.m. – Demonstration of Printing

  • Mimaki Rasterlink
  • Configure color management settings
  • Produce 2 test prints – before/after changing default color management settings

Noon – Lunch Provided 

  • Networking with Mimaki sales and technical staff

1 p.m. – Building Custom Profiles Made Easy

  • Custom vs. canned profiles
  • How to build profiles with the Color Management Pyramid
  • The most important step: Setting primary ink restrictions
  • Value of common visual appearance
  • Accuracy vs. precision

2 p.m. – Demonstration of Custom Profile Creation

  • Mimaki MPM 3
  • X-Rite i1 Pro 2 iO
  • Hands-on assessment of primary ink restriction target with MeasureColor Mobile

3:15 p.m. Break

3:30 p.m. – Demo with Hands-On Spot Color Verification

  • Install custom profile in Raster Link
  • Produce test print
  • Evaluate test prints from the day against desired reference print condition
  • Compare test print spot colors to Pantone book with MeasureColor Mobile
  • Discuss options for improving spot color matches

5 p.m. – Adjourn

 
 
Mimaki USA Los Angeles, Torrance CA
Apr 10 - 12, 2018
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TIME: 8:30 am - 5:30 pm

Get Certified!

For the first time ever attend SGIA’s Color Management Boot Camp in beautiful Torrence, CA! This workshop is led by certified SGIA digital color professional instructors, Jim Raffel and Ray Weiss along with certified digital color professional Shelby Sapusek.

Basic Training for Your Business

Take control of your color with this hands-on workshop at Mimaki USA’s state-of-the-art training facility.

If you are:

  • Struggling with color control
  • Having difficulty getting approval from your customers
  • Wanting to produce better and more consistent color

You need to attend SGIA’s Color Management Boot Camp to make large-format inkjet color management work for you.

Although some color concepts are common across the printing industry (offset, flexo, screen), SGIA’s exclusive workshop concentrates on the unique aspects of large format inkjet.


Who Should Attend? 

  • Company Owners
  • Pre-press Team
  • Production Managers
  • Workflow Team

SGIA experts will teach you all about:

  • Color theory and principles
  • Goals of color management
  • Device calibration
  • Time-tested color management procedures
  • The newest print standards and how you can use them to improve customer satisfaction
  • Print Verification
  • Hands-on media profiling with RasterLink6!

Course Fee: $699.00 per attendee – CLICK HERE to Register TODAY!!


Step-by-Step to SGIA Digital Color Professional Certification

  • Attend this SGIA Color Management Boot Camp.
  • Take the online test ($49, plus 25 percent discount for SGIA members).
  • Print the test image and submit it to SGIA $49, plus 25 percent discount for SGIA members).

Can’t make it to this class? No Problem! We have other dates available:

 

January 17th- 19th, 2018

July 10th-12th, 2018

 
 
Mimaki Boston, Waltham MA
Apr 24, 2018
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TIME: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

 

 

 

The one-day workshop will focus on proper color management settings in Rasterlink when using canned profiles, spot color matching, custom profile creation with MPM3 and print verification.

Registration is $249 per attendee.

Date: April 24th, 2018

Agenda

We ask that all attendees arrive by 8:45 a.m. We will start promptly at 9 a.m.

9 a.m. – Welcome and Introductions

9:15 a.m. – Color Management Basics

  • Canned vs. custom profiles
  • RIP color management settings
  • Selecting correct rendering intent
  • Profile visualization
  • Test print and verification
  • Spot colors

10:30 a.m. Break

10:45 a.m. Design Side Color Management Considerations

  • Settings within Adobe Creative Suite programs
  • Swatches – named spot colors and Pantone colors

11:15 p.m. – Demonstration of Printing

  • Mimaki Rasterlink
  • Configure color management settings
  • Produce 2 test prints – before/after changing default color management settings

Noon – Lunch Provided 

  • Networking with Mimaki sales and technical staff

1 p.m. – Building Custom Profiles Made Easy

  • Custom vs. canned profiles
  • How to build profiles with the Color Management Pyramid
  • The most important step: Setting primary ink restrictions
  • Value of common visual appearance
  • Accuracy vs. precision

2 p.m. – Demonstration of Custom Profile Creation

  • Mimaki MPM 3
  • X-Rite i1 Pro 2 iO
  • Hands-on assessment of primary ink restriction target with MeasureColor Mobile

3:15 p.m. Break

3:30 p.m. – Demo with Hands-On Spot Color Verification

  • Install custom profile in Raster Link
  • Produce test print
  • Evaluate test prints from the day against desired reference print condition
  • Compare test print spot colors to Pantone book with MeasureColor Mobile
  • Discuss options for improving spot color matches

5 p.m. – Adjourn

 
 
Mimaki Texas Demo Center, Irving Texas
Apr 26, 2018
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TIME: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

 

 

 

The one-day workshop will focus on proper color management settings in Rasterlink when using canned profiles, spot color matching, custom profile creation with MPM3 and print verification.

Registration is $249 per attendee.

Date: April 26th, 2018

Agenda

We ask that all attendees arrive by 8:45 a.m. We will start promptly at 9 a.m.

9 a.m. – Welcome and Introductions

9:15 a.m. – Color Management Basics

  • Canned vs. custom profiles
  • RIP color management settings
  • Selecting correct rendering intent
  • Profile visualization
  • Test print and verification
  • Spot colors

10:30 a.m. Break

10:45 a.m. Design Side Color Management Considerations

  • Settings within Adobe Creative Suite programs
  • Swatches – named spot colors and Pantone colors

11:15 p.m. – Demonstration of Printing

  • Mimaki Rasterlink
  • Configure color management settings
  • Produce 2 test prints – before/after changing default color management settings

Noon – Lunch Provided 

  • Networking with Mimaki sales and technical staff

1 p.m. – Building Custom Profiles Made Easy

  • Custom vs. canned profiles
  • How to build profiles with the Color Management Pyramid
  • The most important step: Setting primary ink restrictions
  • Value of common visual appearance
  • Accuracy vs. precision

2 p.m. – Demonstration of Custom Profile Creation

  • Mimaki MPM 3
  • X-Rite i1 Pro 2 iO
  • Hands-on assessment of primary ink restriction target with MeasureColor Mobile

3:15 p.m. Break

3:30 p.m. – Demo with Hands-On Spot Color Verification

  • Install custom profile in Raster Link
  • Produce test print
  • Evaluate test prints from the day against desired reference print condition
  • Compare test print spot colors to Pantone book with MeasureColor Mobile
  • Discuss options for improving spot color matches

5 p.m. – Adjourn

 
 
Mimaki USA, New Jersey, Rockaway NJ
Jul 10 - 12, 2018
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TIME: 8:30 am - 5:30 pm

Get Certified!

For the first time ever attend SGIA’s Color Management Boot Camp in beautiful New Jersey! This workshop is led by certified SGIA digital color professional instructors, Jim Raffel and Ray Weiss along with certified digital color professional Shelby Sapusek.

Basic Training for Your Business
Take control of your color with this hands-on workshop at Mimaki USA’s state-of-the-art training facility.

If you are:

  • Struggling with color control
  • Having difficulty getting approval from your customers
  • Wanting to produce better and more consistent color

You need to attend SGIA’s Color Management Boot Camp to make large-format inkjet color management work for you.

Although some color concepts are common across the printing industry (offset, flexo, screen), SGIA’s exclusive workshop concentrates on the unique aspects of large format inkjet.

Who Should Attend? 

  • Company Owners
  • Pre-press Team
  • Production Managers
  • Workflow Team

SGIA experts will teach you all about:

  • Color theory and principles
  • Goals of color management
  • Device calibration
  • Time-tested color management procedures
  • The newest print standards and how you can use them to improve customer satisfaction
  • Print Verification
  • Hands-on media profiling with RasterLink6!

Course Fee: $699.00 per attendee – CLICK HERE to Register TODAY!!


Step-by-Step to SGIA Digital Color Professional Certification

  • Attend this SGIA Color Management Boot Camp.
  • Take the online test ($49, plus 25 percent discount for SGIA members).
  • Print the test image and submit it to SGIA $49, plus 25 percent discount for SGIA members).

Can’t make it to this class? No Problem! We have other dates available:

 

January 17th- 19th, 2018

April 10th-12th, 2018