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Pantone - Events & Webinars

Events and Webinars

06 June 2019
PANTONEVIEW Home Interiors 2020: Color Trends, Twists & Tweaks for the New Era

10:00AM ET

Webinars

Trends for 2020 reveal a fascinating dichotomy as a new era brings in both novel and nostalgic approaches to color and design. A kaleidoscope of colors twists into patterns and combinations that seem surreal and out of the ordinary, while others stabilize and reassure with authenticity and display a tweak of the familiar. Join Laurie Pressman as she guides you into our PANTONEVIEW home + interiors color stories for this new era.

28 - 30 May 2019
Apparel Textile Sourcing

Pantone – Color Trend Forecast Autumn/Winter 20/21

Trade Shows

Mana Wynwood Convention Center; Miami, Florida USA

Be sure to stop by the Pantone booth to find out more about our newest Polyester and Metallic Shimmers products for fashion and accessory design!

Join Laurie Pressman Wednesday May 29th @ 10:30 am for the Pantone – Color Trend Forecast Autumn/Winter 20/21.

14 May 2019
Nest: Colour as Oasis for Autumn/Winter 20/21

10:00am-11:00am ET

Webinars

The concept of nesting is fundamental to our very existence and our desire to create a nesting place very deep. As we colour our nest in Autumn/Winter 2020/21 colour resounds; rich saturated shades sit alongside strong modern pastels and muted natural colour, with texture, reflection and shine acting as integral partners in the way colour is seen and executed.

14 - 17 May 2019
Techtextil / Texprocess

14 – 17 May 2019

Trade Shows

Frankfurt am Main, GERMANY

Techtextil is the leading trade show fair for technical textiles and nonwovens from technical textiles for architecture, the automotive industry, construction, clothing, hazard protection, aviation and aerospace, medicine, the furniture industry and sports.

Texprocess, happening in parallel with Techtextil, is the leading trade fair for the garment manufacturing and textile processing industry.

 Working with digital Color Values of Pantone will help to speed up your color development immense! Color communication between global acting agencies, suppliers, dyeing mills and specifiers will be lifted from a subjective level to a numbers driven objective level by using Pantone digital data on top of using physical samples. One of the biggest retailer in the world could optimize their first hit match in lab dipping from 45% to 90% by using globally the Pantone digital color values. Learn more while we speak on the 16th of May at 12:00. Our talk is entitled ‘Watch the (DIGITAL) gap! How to build the bridge from a physical Color Development to the digital Color Development!’ and will be held at the Techtextil Forum.

 Visit our partner Mode…information at Hall 4.1 No. 4.1 FOY84.

14 - 17 May 2019
FESPA Global Print Show & European Sign Expo

14 - 17 May 2019

Trade Shows

Munich, GERMANY

FESPA Global Print Expo is Europe's largest trade fair for speciality and wide format print manufacturing and supplies.

Happening in parallel, European Sign Expo 2019 in Munich is Europe’s largest exhibition for non-printed signage and visual communications. Over 4 days visitors will have the opportunity to experience the latest products and innovations on display from over 100 exhibitors.

New to the show is the Colour L*A*B*. This all-new feature is arriving at FESPA Global Print Expo 2019 aiming to help visitors improving colour management practices in their own print businesses.

X-Rite Pantone will have a team of experts at the Colour L*a*b* to walk attendees through the color management process, how to improve colour consistency and accuracy.

Come and join us at Hall A4 Stand K70. Book your tour today!

09 April 2019
Add the Dazzle Without the Drama: Tips on Using Metallic Ink for Packaging and Graphic Design

Pantone Metallics

Webinars

Join us for a free educational webinar to find out more about our new Pantone Metallics tools, packaging design trends, maximizing effects, and streamlining your design process.

2:00 – 3:00 pm

04 - 06 April 2019
Forward Festival - Festival for Creativity, Design and Communication

4 - 6 April 2019

Seminars

Vienna, AUSTRIA

Forward Festival Vienna brings together international and local creative heads, who provide insights into their stories in an exciting atmosphere. The conference, the centrepiece of the festival, has various side events, such as workshops, live art sessions and networking events. The idea behind Forward is to create a festival where the creative community can exchange opinions, inspire and learn from each other.

Come and join Pantone and Manner in the Forward Stage on Saturday, the 6th of April at 12:30 for a joint speech entitled ‘The Power of Color in Iconic Brands: “Manner Rosa by Pantone” Story.

02 - 04 April 2019
In-cosmetics Global

2 – 4 April 2019

Trade Shows

Paris, FRANCE

in-cosmetics Global is the leading event for personal care ingredients. The exhibition brings together personal care ingredients suppliers (exhibitors) with finished product manufacturers (visitors), each looking to network, learn about future trends, and discover new products.

Pantone is very excited to partake for the first time in the in-cosmetics Global Conference program by holding a presentation entitled ‘Finding the right color’ on the 4th of April at 13:00.

Getting color right is a challenge that encompasses product development and consumer marketing. The right color can make the difference between sold-out and on sale, and when sales happen both online and in-store, those challenges only continue to multiply. Join us to learn more!

27 - 29 March 2019
European Additives & Color Conference

27 -29 March 2019

Seminars

Frankfurt, GERMANY

This biannual conference is the best place to learn about the latest in state-of-the-art additives, pigments & dyes and master batches for plastics, and connect with the entire industry value chain, from raw material and equipment suppliers to OEMs (Original Equipment Manufacturers). The audience is a very technically-oriented group of industry players coming from all around Europe.

Join BASF and PANTONE on Thursday, the 28th for the presentation entitled ‘Stretching color space – When design wishes come into life’.

14 March 2019
PANTONE Trend Talk

14 March 2019

Seminars

Herning, DENMARK

Join our expert, Abigail Bruce, in this intense presentation of trends and global inspiration.

A unique glimpse into trends, colour and lifestyle from PantoneVIEW Home & Interiors – a great source of inspiration for those working in home, interior and lifestyle as such.

Focus will be on lifestyle, home and interior and will include a presentation of the colour trends and trend forecast in the trend book: Pantone View Home + Interior SS20, colour trend magazine Viewpoint Colour 05, and an introduction to the new Pantone products and services.

Conference (organised by Pej gruppen)

14 March 2019 - 17 February 2019
Cosmoprof Worldwide

14 -17 March 2019

Trade Shows

Bologna, ITALY

Pantone is very excited to participate for the first time in Cosmoprof Worldwide Bologna for 2019.  A cutting-edge trade show, Cosmoprof Worldwide Bologna sets the trends for the global beauty industry.  Bringing together all of beauty’s essential elements under one roof Cosmoprof Worldwide Bologna is the ideal venue for industry insiders to discover the latest innovations impacting the world of beauty, from color, design and raw materials all the way through to finished products.

 Come see us at Hall 4 Stand H7.

More information: https://www.cosmoprof.com/en/

 To support Cosmoprof’s thought leadership in the world of beauty the Pantone Color Institute is looking forward to participating in “Shaping the Future of Male Beauty”, a panel discussion led by Beautystreams exploring beauty trends for men.   

Questioning what it means to be masculine in our evolving world where classic gender roles are falling by the wayside and the quest for personal self-expression has never been greater, Pantone Color Institute will weigh in on the influential and critical role which color plays in this new movement – says Laurie Pressman, Vice President of Pantone Color Institute.

 Please join us Saturday, 16th of March at Stage 1.

12 - 14 February 2019
Premiere Vision

12 - 14 February 2019

Trade Shows

Paris, FRANCE

For 3 days, 2 times a year, at Paris-Nord Villepinte, the six major industries supplying materials and services to the global fashion industry come together in Paris, the capital of fashion.

It’s the can’t miss event to conceive and create your collections.

Make sure you visit Pantone at booths: 6P4, 6R3, PV Design and 5V93.

11 - 14 February 2019
Texworld Paris

11 – 14 February 2019

Trade Shows

Paris, FRANCE

Taking place twice a year at Paris - Le Bourget, Texworld, with around 1000 exhibitors, offers professional buyers from all over the world a rich variety of products from basics to creative high-end fabrics of excellent quality.

 Please join our presenation: Color Intelligence & Spring / Summer 2020 Pantone Color Trends on the 13th of February at 11:00 on the Leatherworld Agora (at the entrance of Hall 2) and stop by Mode…information booth at A409 in Hall 4.

 to explore Pantone world.

10 - 12 February 2019
Pure London

10 - 12 February 2019

Trade Shows

London, UNITED KINGDOM

PURE is the UK’s number one leading fashion trade event that brings together the entire fashion supply chain, right the way from fibre through to finished ready to wear garments.

Please join our presentation: Color Intelligence & Spring / Summer 2020 Pantone Color Trends on the 11th of February at 14:00 on the main stage.

29 - 31 January 2019
Munich Fabric Start

29 – 31 January 2019

Trade Shows

Munich, GERMANY

Continuously raising the bar on inspiration, information and innovation, MUNICH FABRIC START has positioned itself as the leading trade show for textiles and accessories.

 Visit Pantone at. Hall 3 No. E 01 (Mode…information booth).

 Please join our presentation of Spring / Summer 2020 Pantone Color Trends presented both on the 29th of January at 11:00 AM and on the 30th of January at 4:00 PM

18 - 22 January 2019
Maison & Objet

18 – 22 January 2019

Trade Shows

Paris, FRANCE

MAISON & OBJET is the international authority for home decor, interior design, architecture and lifestyle culture and trends through its shows, events and its digital platform.

Stop by Mode…information booth on Hall 5A No. 206R to see the latest Pantone news.

08 - 11 January 2019
Heimtextil

8 – 11 January 2019

Trade Shows

Frankfurt am Main, GERMANY

Heimtextil is the biggest international trade fair for home and contract textiles. The first trade fair of the year for its sector, it is a climate and trend barometer for the new business year.

Visit Pantone in several locations at our partner Mode…information booths:  Galleria Stand GAL.1 N04 | Foyer 4.1 Stand FOY08 | Hall 3 Stand 3 J34

29 November 2018
What Colors Are Next? Pantone 2019 Color Trends for Home

Thursday, November 29, 2018 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM EST

Webinars

Amidst the infinite choices of the 21st century, we focus on the key colors for home furnishings in 2019. The colors we will crave, the colors we will demand, the colors that will engage our imagination and appeal to our emotions, the colors that will capture the consumer’s roving eye and convince them to make a purchase. Join us as we lay out your color road map to the future. Webinar ID: 242-948-827

15 November 2018
The Sea: Expressing Color of all Depths for Spring/Summer 2020

Thursday, November 15, 2018 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM EST

Webinars

Colors for Spring/Summer 2020 display great depth and complexity. Reflecting tribal like behavior, each palette seems to live happily in a sea of its own with color harmonies and cross-fertilization stepping forward to display harder color contrasts. Mirroring the mood of the season, our color expressions explore all depths, reflecting the coolest of streams to the heated thermal beds of underwater volcanos. Webinar ID: 447-225-587

29 - 31 October 2018
FUSE Europe: Designing Meaningful Brand Experiences: Creating Engagement, Market Relevance & Meaningful Results

29-31 October 2018

Amsterdam, Netherlands

Communicating at the Speed of Color

Adrián Fernández, General Manager at Pantone, will talk about key color insights and challenges across design and packaging, and how to understand the value chain to drive better achievability across materials and substrates.

Click here to arrange a meeting with PANTONE team during the FUSE conference >

11 - 12 October 2018
Product Innovation Apparel

11 - 12 October 2018

Seminars

Milan, ITALY

PI Apparel brings together the fashion, apparel and footwear industry to discuss the challenges and technologies disrupting the industry. Join us in Milan as we explore the strategies and technologies employed by some of the most progressive companies worldwide

X-Rite Pantone will be running a Think Tank discussion entitled ‘Why virtual reality is becoming the reality of product design development’ We have long been known as experts in the art and science of color. Now we are turning our attention to adding appearance expertise as well and partnering with a large variety of industry players to make this new technology available in an end-to-end ecosystem. In this Think Tank, we will explain the future of color and appearance, why both are important and how VR can revolutionize the product design and development process. We’ll inspire participants to think about how this type of technology could be applied in their own businesses, and what the impact might be.

19 - 21 September 2018
Premiere Vision

International Trade Show

Trade Shows

Paris, FRANCE

Twice a year, Paris welcomes Première Vision, the world’s premier fabric show, which offers up the season’s fashion directions some 18 months in advance. This hub of meetings and inspiration is both a unique place to do business and a trend laboratory.

Pantone will be represented by our partner Mode Information GmbH. Visit us at Hall 6 6P4/ 6R3.

18 - 19 September 2018
Landscape

The Industry Trade Show

Trade Shows

London, UNITED KINGDOM

LANDSCAPE is the UK’s leading trade event dedicated to bringing the industry together. It attracts garden designers, landscape architects, landscape contractors, local authority landscaping professionals, architects, facilities managers and interior designers from all over the UK and beyond.

Join Pantone and our paint licensee Valspar on the 19th of September at 2:15PM as we talk about the colors that are next, the colors we will demand, the colors that will engage our imagination and appeal to our emotions.

17 - 20 September 2018
Texworld

International Fair

Trade Shows

Paris, FRANCE

Texworld has become more than a place where people meet to do business.

Taking place twice a year at Paris - Le Bourget, with around 1000 exhibitors, the show offers professional buyers from all over the world a rich variety of products from basics to creative high-end fabrics of excellent quality.

Join Pantone on Monday, the 17th Sept at 12:00 on the Agora Apparel area, as we talk about the colors that are next for Fashion, Home and Interiors, on the variety of color stories for the season and how you can integrate these new color trends into your own designs.

12 September 2018
Color Trade Marks: The value of brand colors and how to protect them legally.

Online Seminar

Webinars

Webinar

In partnership with international law firm, Stephenson Harwood, Pantone are delighted to invite you to our upcoming webinar about the value of investing in a brand color and how you can maximize it as a marketing tool.

During the webinar, we will discuss:
- how we percieve color, the purchasing power of color
- the legal framework to obtain protection for your brand color
- how to increase your chances of protecting your brand color
- case studies and top tips for success.

There will also be an opportunity to ask questions to both Pantone and Stephenson Harwood respresentatives.

07 - 11 September 2018
Maison & Objet

Trade Show

Trade Shows

Paris, FRANCE

MAISON&OBJET is the international authority for home decor, interior design, architecture and lifestyle culture and trends through its shows, events and its digital platform.

Visit us at Mode… information booth on passage hall 5A-5B.

Join us on the round table discussion dedicated to the topic ‘Colour and influence in design, publicity and fooding’ on Saturday, the 8th of September at 2PM.

04 - 06 September 2018
Munich Fabric Start

Trade Show

Trade Shows

Munich, GERMANY

As the earliest international textile trade show, MUNICH FABRIC START opens the new season twice yearly with a vast selection of collections ranging from plains to haute couture fabrics and accessories. More than 1.000 international suppliers from 40 countries, including many renowned fabric and accessories manufacturers offer the textile and fashion industry a broad, strong portfolio to source for the new season.

Continuously raising the bar on inspiration, information and innovation, MUNICH FABRIC START has positioned itself as the leading trade show for textiles and accessories. Each the show draws more than 20.300 visitors to Munich from across Europe, including buyers and designers for the most influential retailers and fashion brands.

Visit us at our partner Mode…information booth on Nr. E 01 and check out the Seminars program as we will be talking about trends for Autumn/Winter 2019/20 on the 4th of September at 11:00 AM.

More Information >

X-Rite Pantone will be joining other partner companies on this one of a time presentation of an end-to-end solution for the fashion and textile industry at Munich Fabric Start. The joint solution will demonstrate a faster, smarter and innovative product development and design process. Join us at the KeyHouse hall of innovation at the Munich Fabric Start tradeshow, booth number 16 at hall 5, for a live demonstration of our Total Appearance Capture (TAC) Ecosystem the iF Design Award-winning appearance measurement solution that will bring your designs to life with digital material capture. For more info on the joint end-to-end solution presented, go here (Register).

25 - 26 June 2018
7th Global Packaged Summit

Global Summit

Seminars

Amsterdam, NETHERLANDS

The Packaged Summit provides an ideal environment and forum to share and to exchange ideas regarding the profound effect that color choices have across brand categories and the materials used in production.

PANTONE and ESKO will be running a joint-presentation where you can learn how to get the right color and how to get the color right on consumer packaging. We will be sharing a few examples of color projects we have partnered on with our customers to achieve impressive results on the shelf.

07 - 08 June 2018
Fifteen Seconds Europe 2018

Interdisciplinary Business Festival

Seminars

Graz, AUSTRIA

Fifteen Seconds is Europe’s leading interdisciplinary business festival and gathers a global community of 5000 visionaries from the fields of marketing, advertising, media, technology, digital, HR and leadership to network, learn and get inspired.

Join Pantone while we talk about the strategic role of our brand personality in this new era.

07 - 08 June 2018
4th Packaging Excellence Forum

European Conference

Seminars

Munich, GERMANY

Packaging Excellence Forum 2018 is an executive platform to discuss the industry challenges for Innovations, Sustainability, Branding & Marketing, Inspirational & Active Packaging. Packaging Excellence Forum (PEF2018) Munich, Germany is an invitation only event which helps the senior packaging professionals throughout the supply chain to forge strong and everlasting business relationships to share best practice and knowledge about the very latest researches affecting the trends in packaging industry. This is a private event, by invitation only. Please contact us if you’d like to attend our talk.

29 May 2018 - 01 June 2018
Plast 2018

Trade Show

Trade Shows

Milan, ITALY

With more than 1.500 exhibitors from 55 different countries, PLAST is one the most important exhibitions for plastics and rubber industry worldwide. You, your customers and your company’s bottom line care about color. Ensure that you are achieving the tightest customer specifications the first time, every-time without the addition of production time, mistakes, and rework. Visit X-Rite Pantone booth #B151 – Hall 11!

17 - 19 May 2018
Typo Berlin

International Design Talks

Seminars

Berlin, GERMANY

TYPO Berlin is the annual rendezvous of the international design scene.

Pantone will be represented by our partner Mode Informationn GmbH. Visit us at Hall 3 E01.

It features presentations from pioneering designers, professors, marketing mavens, academics, artists, journalists and much more. A wide variety of approaches to communication and design will be on display and open to discussion. The TYPO conference provides inspiration, clues you in on experimental endeavors, fosters exchange and is a creative networking playground for both communications professionals and student beginners.

TYPO 2018 will explore the mechanisms of the digital transformation. And it will address the role of design in that process. It will challenge skills, methods, and tools.

Pantone and BASF will hold a keynote talk on the 18th of May at the Brands stage on the subject ‘Color triggers emotion’. Come and learn how color can impact your brand’s success.