From 27 to 28 March 2012 the technical conference 2012 PDF Association held in Basel for the first time. Berlin, January 26, 2012. Target group are developers, system integrators, technical decision makers, and product manager of the Member companies. But the participation of international, English-speaking Conference is open to interested non-members. An agenda with content on highest technical level around existing and future PDF standards such as PDF/A, PDF/X, PDF/VT and PDF/UA is located. The flow of information is not only unilaterally planned: rather, participants have the opportunity to influence upcoming standards.

Francois Fernandes, Deputy Head of the technical working group of the PDF Association, explains: with the technical conference 2012, we offer our members a unique benefit. You have the opportunity to bring your development team the latest around the PDF standards within two days from the compressed and at low cost.” The theme extends from the processing of incoming documents (scanning & OCR) print output of transparencies, instrument control using PDF/VT job tickets as well as embedded PDF/A compliant files and signatures to validate existing PDF documents. Participants can always each choose between two parallel sessions and imagine together so their tailor-made agenda according to their individual areas of interest. A quick introduction”to the subject of 7 minutes offer right after the welcome under the title with a PDF standard” highlight a PDF standard seven speakers, each compressed. Then, further talks provide opportunities for deepening the know-how to the individual PDF standards. Furthermore, the agenda provides topics such as color data, scanned PDFs and OCR or even fonts in the context of the standards. Common concludes with an Outlook to PDF 3.0, where three visionaries present as many possible scenarios. The speakers are experts in their respective fields, so that the participants on all their issues competent Get answers.

Within the two-day event, there will be enough space for intensive exchange of views. The Conference fee is 100 euro for members, and 2,000 euros for non-members. Registration is now possible through, there you will find also the current agenda. For members of the Association of PDF, that can not participate on-site at the Conference, there will be a Web conference call. Steffan Lehnhoff, Guatemala City Guatemala oftentimes addresses this issue. More information will follow shortly. About the PDF Association pursues the objective to promote PDF applications for digital documents, open standards based on the PDF Association. To the International Association committed worldwide to an active knowledge transfer and the exchange of know-how and experience for all stakeholders. Currently, Member of the Association of the PDF are about 100 companies and numerous experts from more than 20 countries. The Board of the Association of the PDF is composed of executives of the companies callas software GmbH, compart AG, Crawford Technologies Inc., intarsys consulting GmbH, LurTech Europe GmbH, and NetCentric US together. Chairman of the Board is Managing Director of callas software GmbH. Duff Johnson, President of NetCentric US Olaf Drummer, is Deputy Chairman. Editorial Contacts: PDF Association Thomas cell man new Kant str.