Here you can find the presentation files from the 2019 Annual Technical Conference in association with ISCC held in Minneapolis, Minnesota. Files are available as one or six slides per page (1spp or 6spp) PDF files. Files will be uploaded as they are received and will also be available on the TAGA Members Area page on (login required).


  • Immersive Media: The New Language of Enchantment (1spp | 6spp)
    Jeff Gomez, CEO, Starlight Runner Entertainment
  • Imaging Cultural Heritage in 3D (1spp | 6spp)
    Dan Dennehy, Head of Visual Resources, Minneapolis Institute of Arts
  • Interacting with Color: The Art and Teaching of Josef Albers (1spp | 6spp)
    Fritz Horstman, Artist Residency and Education Coordinator, Josef and Anni Albers Foundation
  • This Is Your Brain On Paper (slides not available)
    Daniel Dejan, ETC Print/Creative Manager, Sappi North America

Session 1: Print Process

  • Evaluation of Light Measurement Instruments (1spp | 6 spp)
    Bruce Leigh Myers, Ph.D., Rochester Institute of Technology
  • Is Inkjet Still a Challenge for the Paper Recycling Process? (1spp | 6 spp)
    Axel Fischer, INGEDE
  • Flexo Plate Technology Optimized for Corrugated (1spp | 6 spp)
    Dan Fry, MacDermid Graphics Solutions
  • The Development of a Photopolymer Based Additive Manufacturing Process for Producing a Unique No-label Look Decoration Without a Laminated Face-stock (1spp | 6 spp)
    Anthony Carignano, ACTEGA North America Technologies Inc.

Session 2: Print Process

  • UV-LED Curing In Lithographic Inks (1spp | 6spp)
    David A Biro and Rich Russomanno, Sun Chemical, USA
  • Digital Enhancement on a Narrow Web Press (1spp | 6spp)
    Jack Noonan, MGI Digital Technology
  • An On-Demand Solution for High Quality Corrugated Printing (slides not available)
    Liz Logue, EFI

Session 3A: TAGA - Color

  • An Evaluation to Identify Best Printing Process and Substrate for Newly Developed Color Vision Deficiency Diagnosing Tool (1spp | 6spp)
    Ganesh Kumar, Heidelberg India Pvt Ltd; Mohan Venkat, Sphere sight Pvt Ltd & Elite school of Optometry, India
  • A Corrected Kubelka-Munk Model for Color Prediction of Pre-colored Fiber Blends (1spp | 6spp)
    Chun-ao Wei and Xiaoxia Wan, Wuhan University
  • Categorical Effects In Printed Color for Elderly and Young People Under Different Color Temperature of Lighting (1spp | 6spp)
    Supawadee Theerathammakorn and Boonchai Waleetorncheepsawat, Sukohthai Thammathirat Open University, Thailand;
    Tomoko Obama, Shizuoka University of Art and Culture, Japan

Session 3B: ISCC - Digital Textiles

  • Managing Color with Digital Textile Printing (1spp | 6spp)
    Scott Donovan, BleuPrintCreative
  • Which Ink Do I Use? – An Overview of Digital Textile Ink Types and How They’re Used (1spp | 6spp)
    David Clark, Huntsman Textile Effects
  • On Demand Textiles and the Colorful Challenge of Web to Print (1spp | 6spp)
    Kerry Maguire King, Spoonflower

Session 4A: TAGA - New Technologies

  • Development Process of a Smart Code Based On Smart Materials (1spp | 6spp)
    Mustafa Bilgin and Johannes Backhaus, University of Wuppertal
  • Millennial Consumer Behavior with Mobile Technology (1spp | 6spp)
    Colleen Twomey, Dina Vees, Ashley Boehmer, and Jessica Dimulas, California Polytechnic State University
  • Raising the Bar for Spectro-Densitometers (1spp | 6spp)
    Bruce Leigh Myers, Ph.D., Rochester Institute of Technology

Session 4B: ISCC - Color Literacy

  • 21st Century Color Literacy Project (1spp | 6spp)
    Luanne Stowell, University of Texas at Austin
  • The Grand Canyon of Color: How to Talk About Color Across the Creative / Technical Divide (1spp | 6spp)
    John Seymour, John the Math Guy, LLC; Maggie Maggio, Smashing Color

Session 5: Expanded Color Gamut

  • Optimal Test Charts (1spp | 6spp)
    Thorsten Braun, ColorLogic GmbH; Jodi Alejandro, CrossXColor, Inc.
  • Colour Accuracy of Corporate Colours in Expanded Gamut Print Reproduction (1spp | 6spp)
    Martin Habekost and Reem El Asaleh, Ryerson University

Session 6: Print Process

  • Streaks and Banding: Measuring Macro Uniformity in the Context of Optimization Processes for Inkjet Printing (1spp | 6spp)
    Dr. Danny Hall, Global Graphics
  • Marketing Automation for Personalized Campaigns (1spp | 6spp)
    Idan Youval, XMPie, a Xerox Company

Session 7: Substrates

  • Common Milkweed as an Alternative Cellulose Fiber Source for Making Paper with Strength and Moisture Resistance (1spp | 6spp)
    Hans Kellogg, Heather Hendrixson,and Renmei Xu, Ball State University;
    Maruthi Srivatsan Mogundan and Paul D. Fleming, III, Western Michigan University
  • An Experimental Study of Key Factors Affecting Color Reproduction on Corrugated Board Using UV Wide-format Inkjet Printer (1spp | 6spp)
    Yu Ju Wu, Appalachian State University

Session 8A: Print Analysis

  • Water Based Soy Inks for Packaging (1spp | 6spp)
    Rahul Pingale, Alexandra Pekarovicova, and Paul D. Fleming, III, Western Michigan University
  • Printability Analysis on Compostable Films by Flexographic Printing (1spp | 6spp)
    Aran Hansuebsai and Samatcha Nawakitwong, Chulalongkorn University
  • Examination of Contemporary Plate Production and Surface Texture of Flexographic Printing Plates (1spp | 6spp)
    Csaba Horváth, Óbuda University, Institute of Light Industrial Engineering and Media Technology;
    Klaudia Pálova, University of Sopron, József Cziráki Doctoral School of Wood Sciences and Technology

Session 8B: Color

  • User Study On Digital Colourpickers (1spp | 6spp)
    Nicoline Kinch, Kolormondo
  • Expanding your Printer’s Reach: The Rise of Expanded Gamut Technology (1spp | 6spp)
    Kyle Hargrove, CGS-ORIS
  • Color Studies Curriculum: Re-Envisioning Josef Albers’ Interaction of Color in the Digital Age (1spp | 6spp)
    Yue (Julia) Cao, Rochester Institute of Technology

Session 9: Color

  • Characterization of Multicolor Printing: Challenges and Solutions (1spp | 6spp)
    Hanno Hoffstadt, GMG GmbH & Co. KG
  • Optimizing Chroma for Expanded Color Gamut (1spp | 6spp)
    Liam O’Hara, Bobby Congdon, Kariahlyn Lindsey, and Emily Kalshoven, Clemson University
  • Update to Evaluation of Reference Materials for Standardization of Spectrophotometers (1spp | 6spp)
    John Seymour, John the Math Guy, LLC