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Make your plans for PIA's Cocktails & Connections event at Lakeward Spirits, located at The Barrel Factory, in Buffalo's First Ward district. Join us for cocktails and appetizers, sponsored by Gilroy, Kernan & Gilroy and PIA's Employee Benefits Connection.  Tim Freeman, PIA President, will provide a brief update on industry news.  Owners/Presidents and other Top Management from PIA member companies are invited to attend.

The price is right! Free for the first two representatives from a company, $10 per person for additional attendees per company. Click here for event flyer or click on the link below to register.

Event date Mar-02-17 5:00 pm
Event End Date Mar-02-17 7:00 pm
Individual Price Free
Location Lakeward Spirits

The Continuous Improvement Group a series of roundtable discussions to help improve your processes, work flow, quality and ultimately your bottom line. Limited to PIA member companies, upper management is encouraged to attend the first meeting and bring the employee from middle management who will represent your company in the group going forward.  Click here for more information and register using the link below.

Event date Mar-07-17 8:30 am
Event End Date Mar-07-17 9:30 am
Individual Price Free
Location Sentinel Innovation

The PIA Employee Benefit Connection is offering some good options for Long Term Care with "members only" pricing and plenty of education. Join us for a series of webinars as we look at a variety of Long Term Care issues and how you can address them through the PIA program. All webinars will be presented by Les Robinson, noted Long Term Care expert and principal at LesLTC. For more information on Les and LesLTC, visit www.lesltc.com. Register for the final free webinar below.

Event date Mar-21-17 9:30 am
Event End Date Mar-21-17 10:30 am
Individual Price Free
Location Participate from your office via computer and phone access.

Regardless of size, your company is a target for cyber criminals looking for access to cash and personal information. In fact, many cyber criminals target small business because they tend to have less robust firewalls, weaker security protocols and less IT knowledge. In addition, small companies often can act like a secret passage into larger ones.

Our speaker, John Flory, is VP and Partner at TAG Solutions, an Albany, NY firm specializing in network security and compliance management services, cloud computing and unified communications. TAG Solutions services many of the northeast’s most notable healthcare, education, government, insurance and commercial enterprises.

TAG Solutions works with companies to enhance their security posture, defend against threats and mitigate risk.

The TAG Solutions/PIA program provides a 15% PIA member discount and a free comprehensive network assessment.

Join on March 24th to learn more about protecting your firm from cyber crime and how your firm can receive its free comprehensive network assessment. Register below or download registration form here.

Event date Mar-24-17 8:00 am
Event End Date Mar-24-17 10:00 am
Individual Price $20.00
Location Veritiv

Printing in an Industrialized Environment: Color Optimization & Expanding Color Workshop

Overview: Print is becoming industrialized and color management forms a core component of this. The Color Optimization & Expanding Color Workshop will assist you in understanding how these changes will impact your business. Our speakers will highlight technologies, including Prinect ColorToolbox and Multicolor MC7 processes with training (classroom environment) and analysis of physical samples using our recently printed 15/color poster, spot color replacement and expanded color gamut to images/graphics on the XL106-8 color press.

Regardless of the manufacturer of your specific press equipment, this program will provide a broad focus on the benefits of moving to a multicolor production workflow and how it fits into the industrialized print environment.

Click here to download the workshop agenda and registration form. PIA  members can register using the link below. Non-Members can register here.

Event date Mar-28-17 8:30 am
Event End Date Mar-28-17 2:30 pm
Individual Price $75.00
Location Paper Mart

Printing in an Industrialized Environment: Color Optimization & Expanding Color Workshop

Overview: Print is becoming industrialized and color management forms a core component of this. The Color Optimization & Expanding Color Workshop will assist you in understanding how these changes will impact your business. Our speakers will highlight technologies, including Prinect ColorToolbox and Multicolor MC7 processes with training (classroom environment) and analysis of physical samples using our recently printed 15/color poster, spot color replacement and expanded color gamut to images/graphics on the XL106-8 color press.

Regardless of the manufacturer of your specific press equipment, this program will provide a broad focus on the benefits of moving to a multicolor production workflow and how it fits into the industrialized print environment.

Click here for the workshop agenda. Non-Members can register using the link below. 

Event date Mar-28-17 8:30 am
Event End Date Mar-28-17 2:30 pm
Individual Price $100.00
Location Paper Mart

PIA's OSHA 10 Hour program offers a solid foundation in the requirements of the applicable OSHA standards and how to apply the standards to help insure employee safety.  

The class is applicable to ALL employees and particularly geared toward company owners, managers, supervisors, safety committee members and newly appointed EHS managers.


There is no charge for the training for PIA Members;a nominal fee will be charged to cover lunch (actual cost will be pro-rated for attendees). All participants who successfully complete all ten hours will receive an OSHA Outreach Attendance Verification wallet card.

Click here for complete details. Registration can be completed below.

Event date Mar-28-17 8:30 am
Event End Date Mar-29-17 3:30 pm
Individual Price Free
Location Sentinel Innovation

 

For nearly 20 years, printers in Western New York have enjoyed the PIA Vendor Fair & Industry Mixer.  A networking and social event, the Vendor Fair allows vendors an opportunity for face-to-face marketing, in a business world where those chances are few and far between.VendorFair 2017 Banner

Tables are limited!  PIA members save $150 on the exhibitor fee. Click here for registration form. Contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. at (716) 691-3211 with any questions.

Exhibitors to date:
Canon Solutions America
Heidelberg
Lovell Safety Management
RedTie

Event date Apr-05-17 5:00 pm
Event End Date Apr-05-17 8:00 pm
Original Price $350.00
Discounted Price $300.00 (Until Mar-16-17)
Location The Foundry

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