Upcoming Events

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Collective Conversations

Join Visual Media Alliance’s new Collective Conversations, our Virtual Round Table discussion with VMA members featuring different topics every other Wednesday at 10 AM. View more info or register each topic by clicking on the links below.


Check out our in-person events held around the Northern California area. We host regional networking and educational events for printers and creative business owners, to make it convenient to attend.

Crab Fest

Three words: Off the charts! At this annual VMA BYOB (bring your own bib) winter event, a four-course, all-you-can-eat Dungeness crab dinner, is just the beginning. Come with your favorite supplier, colleagues, employees, and an appetite, and get ready to enjoy a full night of food, drink, and fun (raffle, live music, and dancing) among friends.

Golf Tournament

Hit the greens for a good cause. Visual Media Alliance’s Annual Golf Tournament and BBQ is an opportunity to spend the day with your customers and suppliers while benefiting the industry. All tournament proceeds go towards student education and scholarships to further knowledge in the graphic arts industry.


Join Visual Media Alliance’s exclusive virtual networking referral group, SalesCircle. VMA members meet virtually once a month to discuss sales strategies, techniques, tips and tricks, and more.


Keep up with our latest webinars featuring industry experts and VMA members. We discuss everything from sales secrets to the latest regulations affecting the graphic arts industry.

Upcoming VMA and Partner Events

October 2023

Design Week Sac.

Design Week Sacramento

Monday, October 16 – 22 • 1 Week • Sacramento, CA

Collective Conversations #40 with Dave Mantel

Collective Conversations • How Healthy is My Sales Team?

Thursday, October 18 • 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM • Online

UBEO ConnectUp

UBEO ConnectUp

Thursday, October 26 • 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM • Pleasanton, CA

December 2023

Control Your Brand Colors

Control your Brand Colors 

Tuesday, December 5 – 6 • San Francisco, CA

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