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PDF Day France will be the first French-speaking event of the PDF Association, organised by our member ORPALIS. It will take place in Toulouse which is the home ground of Airbus and we are very happy that Airbus will present a case study around its usage of PDF in their document management environment!

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Prospective presenters at the Electronic Document Conference 2019 are invited to submit high-quality original proposals for 25-minute presentations on subjects of interest to developers and technical product managers concerned with electronic document implementations.

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How do we gain insight into how users’ views of documents are shifting? Google Trends is an increasingly interesting source of high-level marketplace data. By aggregating Google’s search data over time, reporting a term’s popularity as compared with all other searches.

Implementation of the PDF/UA standard for design agencies

Klaas PosseltKlaas Posselt, Publishing Consultant at digital Prepress & ePublishing Consulting, will be hosting a presentation titled “Implementation of the PDF/UA standard for design agencies” at the PDF Days Europe 2018.

Presenter: Klaas Posselt is a graduate engineer in printing and media technology who, following a number of lines of inquiry, has eventually landed on the subject of universally accessible PDF documents. He trains, assists and supports clients as they implement and optimize publication processes and move towards new digital output channels including ebooks, accessible PDFs and web platforms. As the chairman of the PDF Association’s PDF/UA Competence Center, he is involved in the ongoing development and growth of the PDF/UA standard for universally accessible PDF documents.

Session Description: Design agencies are more often requested to generate accessible PDFs besides the classical print content, mostly out of Adobe InDesign. But there are special problematic issues, often design driven, to get the job well done, besides the missing knowledge about PDF accessibility itself. PDF/UA offers a good solution to reach that target by unified specifications.
In this session, we take a look at common problems and how to deal with them. Furthermore, several tools are shown that can be used to quickly get to a conformant accessible PDF as a result.

Check out the detailed programme:
https://www.pdfa.org/pdf-days-europe-2018-schedule-of-sessions/
Direct link for registration:
https://en.xing-events.com/pdf-days-europe-2018.html