News

October 02, 2013
  "Create, Manage, and Grow with Interactive Print” begins October 25
October 01, 2013
IDEAlliance Announces Release of 1st Open Format for Exchange & Rendering of Enhanced for Tablet Publications and Expanded Initiative in Integrated Media Workflow
September 05, 2013
Lab to showcase next generation workflow best practices to support multi-channel media production and distribution
June 26, 2013
New IDEAlliance Process Control Training Opens for Registration Latest Graduates Announced From Class of May 2013 Next Training October 1-3, 2013, Boston, MA
June 10, 2013
Public Draft for Comment Released – Deadline of July 22, 2013 Alexandria, VA, June 10, 2013 - IDEAlliance® is announcing the release of the OpenEFT Specification as a Public Draft for Comment. OpenEFT is notably the first open format specification for the exchange and rendering of enhanced tablet publications. Freely open to adoption and enhancement by all media supply chain partners, OpenEFT is a standard industry format intended to foster workflow efficiencies, technology innovation, and reader engagement.
May 31, 2013
Workflow Lab, Standards Forum, Spectrum Conference, and G7 Summit Highlight IDEAlliance Offerings at PRINT 13
May 30, 2013
[Alexandria, Virginia - May 30, 2013]  IDEAlliance®, has announced the recipients of its most prestigious membership awards for 2013, honoring industry leaders for their Vision, Service, and Leadership.
May 28, 2013
G7® Qualification is sought-after recognition of excellence in printing   [Alexandria, Virginia - May 28, 2013]  IDEAlliance®, a global non-profit association guiding media production best practices, specifications, and standards, announced surpassing a milestone 1,000 print service providers actively qualified in its G7® Master Qualification Program.
May 16, 2013
Guide to Latest Best Practices and Specifications for Printing Chinese Language Version Released at G7® Summit, Beijing China
April 24, 2013
3-Part online series to relate critical steps in color management to the needs of content creators
April 09, 2013
Lab to showcase next generation workflow best practices to support multi-channel media production and distribution
April 03, 2013
  IDEAlliance Expands to Europe and India Growing worldwide adoption of IDEAlliance best practices and programs driving international growth
January 30, 2013
In its 25th year, IDEAlliance DEER Foundation Announces New Luminaire Awards Recipients Industry Leaders to Be Honored at Gala Event April 15, 2013 in New York City (Alexandria, VA, December 7, 2012) Recognizing outstanding achievements in media production for the 25th year, IDEAlliance and its charitable arm, the Digital Enterprise Education & Research (DEER) Foundation, has announced the newest recipients of its prestigious Luminaire Awards.
October 01, 2012
  44-Page Guide Details Latest Best Practices and Specifications for Printing
September 19, 2012
  New PRISM Source Vocabulary (PSV) Specification – The Source is the Solution to Monetizing Content for Dynamic Publishing
July 12, 2012
Alexandria, VA, July 12, 2012 — IDEAlliance® has developed a training curriculum to help print service providers turn printing into a predictable, manufacturing process. The  G7® Process Control Program builds on the momentum of the existing G7 program, which to-date has qualified more than 1000 companies worldwide. In an in-depth 3-part IdeasOnline Webinar series, G7 Process Control Webinar: A Roadmap to Efficiency & Predictability, print providers will discover the process and benefits of standardizing their print production workflows.
April 16, 2012
Alexandria, VA, April 16, 2012 - IDEAlliance® announces the certification of nine new G7® Process control experts, bringing the total number of experts to 46, worldwide. In the newest extension of its successful series of G7® Certification Programs, G7 Process Control Experts are equipped to deliver IDEAlliance’s new G7 Process Control Master Qualification Program.
February 15, 2012
MARCH 12-16, 2012 Complete, week-long hybrid event brings together the G7® Forum, Technical Conference, and XTech Seminars for a week of high-caliber training for digital and print media production professionals
December 20, 2011
XTech 2012 Seminars Focuses on Technologies Driven by XML Hybrid in-person / virtual conference to address the core technologies of today's content creation, production and delivery tools [Alexandria, VA, December 20, 2011]  IDEAlliance® announced registration is now open for XTech 2012 Seminars (formerly the XML Conference) being held March 15-16, 2012 at the Embassy Suites Hotel in Rosemont, IL and webcast live to a worldwide audience.
December 20, 2011
The first public draft of the new nextPub V1.0 Specifications and related PRISM 3.0 Specifications posted for 45 Day comment period [Alexandria, VA, December 20, 2011]  In 2011, IDEAlliance® launched the nextPub initiative to foster the development of next-generation publishing tools, best practices and standards for multi-channel publishing. The IDEAlliance nextPub® Initiative has posted its first specifications for public comment.  Three nextPub Specifications and related PRISM 3.0 Specifications can be downloaded from www.nextPub.org.
December 19, 2011
  New Global Initiative: IDEAlliance Certifies 37 Experts in G7 Process Control  From Boston to Hong Kong to Seoul, New Training Program Lights Up the Industry
December 01, 2011
  For Immediate Release November 29, 2011 Media Contact:  Georgia Volakis IDEAlliance Phone: 703.837.1070  Fax: 703.837.1072 Email: gvolakis@idealliance.org NEWS RELEASE DEER Foundation for IDEAlliance Announces Luminaire Awards