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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PDF/A is already widely accepted and used in Germany in many sectors and application areas. A lot of members of the PDF Association have their headquarters in Germany.
Michael Karbe is the local contact person for Germany. He is President of Actino Software GmbH and a PDF Association Member. The company is an entrepreneur of PDF-based solutions and provides unique tools for document processing since the early days of PDF.
Phone: +49 2251 14 80-20
Thomas Zellmann is managing director of the PDF Association and country sponsor for Germany. Thomas Zellmann is working in the banking/insurance and archives/libraries segments and is one of LuraTech’s shareholders.
Phone: +49 30 39 40 50 50
Over 50 companies from Germany are PDF Association members.
The PDF Association cooperates with international associations dealing with Document Management, Enterprise Content Management and long-term archiving. Cooperation Partner in Germany: VOI (Verband Organisations- und Informationssysteme e.V.)
Due to a lot of members in Germany, most materials are also available in German:
The major trade shows in the document management area are CeBIT in Hanover in spring and DMS EXPO in Stuttgart in fall. New event since 2014 is the ECM World in Düsseldorf where PDF Association had a booth at this first conference. Please check the Events page for current activities.
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.