Clemson University

Expanded Color Gamut Seminar

Clemson's Sonoco Institute of Packaging Design and Graphics is the perfect place to come learn about the ins-and-outs of Expanded Color Gamut for package decoration. This seminar uses state-of-the-art software, color management, and production flexographic equipment to allow attendees to put their hands-on the ECG process workflow while engaging with industry experts around this exciting and beneficial technology.

This seminar has recently been modified to fit in a shorter, two-and-a-half day session to better fit your schedule.

Hands-on Sessions:

  • Defining Expanded Gamut Inks and Creating Standards
  • Press Calibration and Characterization
  • Selective Gamut Expansion and Spot Color Conversion
  • Production Color Separation and Proofing
  • Production Printing and Process Control Analysis
  • Converting RGB or CMYK to 7C in Adobe Photoshop

Presentations Topics Include:

  • Why Expanded Color Gamut for Your Packaging
  • Defining Expanded Gamut Inks and Process Limitations
  • Color Tolerances, Process Control, and Managing Expectations
  • Proofing Options and Considerations for Expanded Gamut
  • Implementing Technology and the "Tipping Point"

Enroll 3 or more people for a $100 discount per person! Early bird ends February 22, 2019.

Tuesday, April 9, 2019 at 8:30am to 5:00pm

More dates through April 11, 2019

Sonoco Institute at Clemson University, 3rd Floor Auditorium 315 Harris A. Smith Building

Event Type

Seminars, Training and Development, Workshops


College of Business, Graphic Communications, Centers and Institutes, Sonoco Institute of Packaging Design and Graphics

Target Audience

General Public



$995/person, $895/person early bird or groups of 3+

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Bobby Congdon

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