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Designed around the subjects of archiving and accessibility, PDF Day Australia brought a number of international PDF experts together for a day of educational sessions.

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Postscript took off like a rocket, but PDF took its time. Many people wondered “What’s it for?” In this video, Professor Brailsford recounts his 1996 experience with one such person – a US immigration officer…

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PDF/E Competence Center promote awareness of the ISO standard for engineering supporting the secure creation, exchange and use of engineering documents.

BeNeLux Chapter

PDF Association LogoPDF/A is well accepted and used in the Netherlands already. The recommendation by the National Archive and the Government requirement are of special interest.

Belgium and Luxembourg has also adopted PDF/A.

In Luxembourg, the Publications Office of the European Union is one of the first PDF/A users.


 

Local Contact

 

WimTemmermanWim Temmerman

Wim acts as the Sales Director for Foxit in EMEA (Europe, Middle East & Africa) and has worked with some of the largest companies throughout the region to assist them with their document management strategy.
He is a veteran in the software industry and during the past 20 years he has worked for innovative software start-ups in the IT Security and Customer Experience Market. The last 5 years he has helped Foxit Software to establish growth in the EMEA market.
wim_temmerman@foxitsoftware.com

Country Sponsor

Carsten Heierman
Carsten Heierman is Country Sponsor for the BeNeLux.
Phone: +49 30 39 40 50 -0
carsten.heiermann@pdfa.org

Members in Country

About 10 companies from Benelux are PDF Association members.

Cooperation Partners

The PDF Association cooperates with international associations dealing with Document Management, Enterprise Content Management and long-term archiving.

Materials

A lot of the materials are in the Dutch language.

DMS or PDF related Magazines

Recommendations and legal requirements

  • Nationaal Archief kiest voor PDF/A
  • Handreiking open documentstandaarden voor de overheid
  • Archiefregeling

Local Events

  • The First International PDF/A Conference took place in Amsterdam by the
    PDF/A Competence Center in 2008
  • Seminar “PDF/A: verleden, heden en toekomst” on December 2nd, 2010 in Woerden by DO Consultancy in cooperation with PDF/A Competence Center
Next Events
PDF Camp Berlin

PDF Camp is a technical and hands-on event where we will work in groups to find answers to your PDF questions. If you have been to one of our previous PDF Hackathons or PDF Camps, this event will be very similar. Bringing your own laptop will be necessary; the idea is that you bring up your production problems and project challenges. When registering for this event, please add your preferred subjects/input. Based on your requests, we will address different topics in 3 to 4 hands-on groups.

PDF Interoperability Workshop – USA

The second of two PDF Association Interoperability Workshops provides a platform for PDF tool developers seeking to validate their software against the ISO 32000-2 (PDF 2.0) standard by working with other PDF tool developers.

PDF 2.0 Interoperability Workshop – UK

Two PDF Association Interoperability Workshops provide a platform for PDF tool developers to validate their software against the ISO 32000-2 (PDF 2.0) standard by working with other PDF tool developers.