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It’s a question that vexes vendors of web-based solutions everywhere: why do people still insist on PDF files? And why does PDF’s mindshare keep going up? “PDF is such antediluvian technology!” they say. “It’s pre-web, are you kidding me? It’s so old-f …

PDF is PDF because files produced with one vendor’s software can be read using a different vendor’s software with no loss of fidelity. Interoperability is key to our industry. The PDF Association is a international membership organization dedicated to …

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NARA (The National Archives and Records Administration) is the final depository for the long-term records generated by all other agencies of the U.S. Federal Government. The agency has a key role in preserving the cultural history of the republic as we …

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