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Hot Topix: Phoenix IDUG Conference Winter 2019

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Scottsdale Community College

9000 East Chaparral Road

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Scottsdale, AZ 85256

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HOT TOPIX: PHX IDUG Winter Conference 2019:

Please join the Phoenix InDesign User Group for our all day workshop on Friday, January 25 at Scottsdale Community College! Tickets are on sale now for $48.75 and all proceeds from the event will be used to help offset the costs of hosting our quarterly meetings, raffle items and food, as well as keeping our membership free and open to all.

Tickets are limited, and are organized into different Tracks. Some Tracks offer special classes that don’t repeat in others, so please purchase your tickets for the Tracks you want today to ensure you get the classes you want!

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Join us for an exclusive all day workshop event with 3 exciting Tracks to choose from, plus a special Keynote Presentation by Jessica Foncannon, the Senior Graphic Designer for Grand Canyon University’s Marketing arm, “GCE.” Her work has been awarded on multiple occasions, and featured as outstanding by none other than the New York Times. She is witty, humble, a great manager of creative people and she, herself is crazy creative. Get inspired, grow in your passion, learn from her unique experience and perspectives. Jessica is top shelf.

Registration and Breakfast will begin at the SCC Turquoise Room at 7:30AM, with President Rick Burress kicking things off at 8:45AM. Session listings include Digital Embellishments, Paper Selection, Visual Storytelling with Color and more. Below is a brief description of the class offerings. Classes are organized by “Tracks” on the EventBrite Registration page, so pick the Track Number that matches your interests! Below is a list of the class offerings.


TRACK 1:

Say it with Color: How Color Choice Impacts Visual Storytelling
by Jennie Jerome, Strategic Artisan
Join us for an action-packed hour that begins with laying the foundation for success using color psychology and building successful color palettes, and moves into understanding how to choose the right color to emphasize the story you aim to convey.

How to Select the Right Paper for the Job
by Joe & Cindy Barz, Territory Managers, Print and Packaging Solutions, Veritiv
Paper can make or break the success of a print job. Finding the most value for your project is challenging with all of the options out there. Know how to find the best solution for your final piece and your budget.

What’s New in CC 2019
by Rick Burress
Come see the latest valuable features in the CC2019 versions of Adobe Apps. What’s good, what’s ugly, what to beware of, what to focus upon. Also, general Tips & Tricks.


TRACK 2:

Properly Preparing Your Files for Print
by AlphaGraphics
Improper file set up continues to be a big problem for printers to deal with. Save money and headaches by learning how to properly set you files up for output and the latest technologies.

Exploring Adobe Acrobat
by Katie Peairs, Digital Color Consultant
Acrobat Pro is a robust and powerful Adobe application. It’s time to stop using it as a simple file-viewing program! In this seminar, we’ll explore the world of PDF and unpack Acrobat’s most useful tools for making designers more efficient, productive, and successful in the wild.

Make a living from your Photography?—insider tips from the Big Kahuna.
by Jeff Kida, Arizona Highways Magazine
Learn what a magazine photo buyer looks for, wants, needs, and how to up your professional photography game to the big leagues. His Q & A sessions are worth the entire cost of admission. He’s funny, he’s experienced, he holds the purse strings. Don’t miss Jeff.


TRACK 3:

Digital Embellishments: The WOW Factor–Digital Embellishment Effects, Techniques, and Best Practices
by Joe Marin, VP Education and Training Printing Industries of America
Research has shown that that a consumer’s experience is not just visual—it includes other senses, including our sense of touch. For the customer, it’s all about getting attention and response. Digital embellishment can add WOW to print with the digital application of spot and special colors, spot varnish, dimensional varnish, foil, or other effects. Attend this presentation and learn how to create an undeniable connection that adds value to the printed piece!

What’s New in CC 2019
by Rick Burress
Come see the latest valuable features in the CC2019 versions of Adobe Apps. What’s good, what’s ugly, what to beware of, what to focus upon. Also, general Tips & Tricks.

Exploring Adobe Acrobat
by Katie Peairs, Digital Color Consultant
Acrobat Pro is a robust and powerful Adobe application. It’s time to stop using it as a simple file-viewing program! In this seminar, we’ll explore the world of PDF and unpack Acrobat’s most useful tools for making designers more efficient, productive, and successful in the wild.

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Registration
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Registration for the all day workshop is $48.75 and includes Breakfast and Lunch. Don’t wait, space is limited and on a first-come, first-served basis.

You MUST register here at Eventbrite to attend. If you are registered and can’t make it, please email us at phxidug@gmail.com so we can release your spot.

ALL PURCHASES ARE FINAL AND NON-REFUNDABLE.

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Raffles
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During this event we will have a number of things to raffle off including subcriptions to Adobe Stock, InDesign Magazine, and more!

We will also have a 1 Year Subscription to Adobe Creative Cloud for one lucky winner in our paid raffle! Stay tuned to our Facebook page as we will announce more details over the coming weeks!

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Sponsors
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Special thanks to our Title Sponsor: AlphaGraphics. Additional sponsors include Scottsdale Community College, Adobe, Veritiv, and your own Phoenix InDesign User Group.

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Agenda
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7:30 - 8:30 Registration, Breakfast

8:45 - 9:45 Welcome/Keynote

10:00 - 11:15 Morning Breakout Session

11:30 - 12:30 Lunch

1:00 – 4:15 Afternoon Breakout Sessions

4:30 – 5:00 Raffles and Meeting Wrap-Up

Registation and Breakfast will be hosted in the SCC Turquoise Room, and signs will be placed from the parking lot to guide you to the location. Please be sure to print and bring your ticket with you and don’t forget cash if you want to participate in the raffle!

We are so excited to be hosting another conference and we hope you will be joining us. See you all on January 25th at 7:30AM!

Rick Burress, Peggy Deal, Audrey Hall, Diane Serpa, Paige Lock, Katie Peairs
Chapter Representatives
Phoenix InDesign User Group
phxidug@gmail.com


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