IDEAlliance TechConference to Highlight TechWeek Slated for March 12-16

ALEXANDRIA, VA—Feb. 15, 2012—IDEAlliance, the leading industry association for media production technologies, announced that attendee registration is strong for TechWeek, a week-long event series featuring the G7 Forum, TechConference 2012 and XTech 2012 Seminars. Slated for March 12-16, 2012, at the Embassy Suites O’Hare Hotel in Rosemont, IL, the conference offers a compelling mix of educational sessions, hands-on computer labs, and networking opportunities for media production professionals. Registration and details can be found at

“TechWeek is a unique opportunity for anyone involved in digital and print media production,” explains Steve Bonoff, executive vice president, Marketing, IDEAlliance. “To kick the week off, we’re holding a free networking event for the hundreds of certified G7 Experts and G7 Professionals, and those employed by G7 Master Qualified facilities. Following the G7 Forum, our Annual TechConference brings together premedia’s best and brightest to debate the most pressing subjects in color, content, workflow and pre-production management and technologies. Then, TechWeek wraps up with XTech 2012, where we’ll be offering a series of in-depth tutorials on emerging XML-based technologies that are driving the future of digital media production.”

To insure that as many media production professionals as possible benefit from the conference’s dynamic sessions, TechConference and XTech are presented in a hybrid format. Face-to-face educational and networking experiences are available for those wishing to attend in person. For those unable to attend, Learning Labs will be accessed real-time over the Internet or as recordings from the IDEAlliance website after the conclusion of TechWeek.

Full TechConference registration provides attendees with registration to all TechWeek events–with complete access to onsite sessions, tutorials, and labs, as well as meals and networking receptions. Attendees are also given unlimited corporate access to all live virtual sessions and unlimited access to both XTech and TechConference event recordings.

G7 Forum: Free Networking Event for G7 Experts, Pros and Masters – March 12
TechWeek kicks off with the G7 Forum on Monday, March 12. Free for G7 Experts, Professionals, employees of G7 Master Qualified facilities, and registrants of TechConference or XTech, the G7 Forum tackles trends, concepts, and practices relating to effective implementation of the G7 methodology. Lighting-fast presentations will cover innovations in G7 implementation and unveil where G7 is headed and how you can benefit.