Register Now for the FSEA Online Spring Summit

The Foil & Specialty Effects Association (FSEA) has opened registration for a new event in its FSEA Conference Series – the FSEA Online Spring Summit: Add Value to Print. The online event, held weekly from April 28 through May 19, will be held one day each week, with two hours of programming on each day. Each weekly event will have a distinct programming theme.

  • Week One (April 28): Print Decorating & Sustainability
  • Week Two (May 5): Metallic Decorating Design & Troubleshooting
  • Week Three (May 12): Binding and Finishing Design & Troubleshooting
  • Week Four (May 19): UV Coating Design & Troubleshooting

To be held virtually, the FSEA Online Spring Summit will appeal to a wide segment of the print decorating community: graphic designers, brand owners, printers, print finishers and binders.

“This online event truly focuses on how print finishing and binding can Add Value to Print,” said FSEA Executive Director Jeff Peterson. “Sessions are built to appeal to a wide audience, featuring speakers who will address sustainability issues, design trends and technical troubleshooting. From understanding how paper choices affect the final product to seeing samples of how others are utilizing finishing and binding techniques, the Online Spring Summit is an exciting educational opportunity – without a heavy time commitment.”

To kick off the Online Spring Summit, FSEA will host a free video event on Wednesday, April 21, to announce the winning entries in the 28th Annual FSEA Gold Leaf Awards. Entries from around the world have competed in several categories for the best in foil stamping and embossing, cold foil, laser cutting, digital foil and coatings, specialty UV coatings and more. A Best of Show Award will be revealed from among all the winning Gold Leaf Award entries.

Registration is open now at

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