ISO TC 171 Meets, includes “PDF Week” in Mississauga

This time at a full TC 171 meeting, PDF Week for the spring of 2012 provided developments in each of the international standards managed by ISO’s TC 171. PDF Association members are encouraged to get involved! The next PDF Week is scheduled for September 10-14 in Berlin. [...]

Quickcomm uses text extraction tool to convert PDF documents into machine-readable text format

Quickcomm is a global leader of Telecom Expense Management Software and Mobile Management solutions, enabling enterprise organizations and managed service providers to maximize the value [...]

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7 minutes with a PDF standard – Eight short presentations by seven speakers

Learn what you really should know about PDF standards, and have fun. [...]

Accessibility: Is Your Website Section 508 Compliant?

Every aspect from navigation to website text to images to downloadable documents should be available to those who use assistive technology. While it is not a legal mandate — yet — if you provide information technology products for the US government, it’s a requirement. [...]

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The Case for PDF/UA

Duff Johnson discusses PDF/UA, Headings and WCAG 2.0 in a recent series of articles on his Logical Structures blog. [...]

DRUPA 2012: If You Need Information about the PDF/VT Standard, the PDF Association Has Your Answers

(Berlin/Düsseldorf) As in 2008, the PDF Association will again be at DRUPA, the world’s largest print media trade show, from May 3-16 in Düsseldorf. There, [...]

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The 2012 PDF Technical Conference: Reviews are In

The Attendee Survey makes it clear: everyone got two good days of intensive PDF education, generally considered the conference to be highly worthwhile and enjoyed themselves besides! [...]

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Over 80 attendees at PDF/A seminar in Oslo

Get it to work. Principles of PDF/A workflows. [...]

Focusing on long-term archiving with PDF/A: The PDF Association at conhIT

At conhIT, the industry event in Berlin for healthcare IT, the PDF Association will advise on how to implement and use PDF standards and formats in the healthcare industry. From the 24th to the 26th of April, the PDF Association’s experts will be at stand E-113, Hall 1.2. There, they will talk to visitors and answer questions about PDF/A in particular, the ISO standard for long-term document storage. Additional points of interest for conhIT visitors will be the stands belonging to PDF Association members DMI, Optimal Systems and secrypt.
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PDF Association Continues Series of Seminars in Scandinavia

By popular demand, the PDF Association will hold two more PDF/A seminars in the Scandinavian region. One will take place on the 17th of April 2012, the first to be held in Oslo, Norway. The PDF specialists will then come to Stockholm on the 31st of May 2012. Last year over 70 participants came to the first PDF/A seminar here.
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