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Solution Agent: get help with PDF technology

Those seeking PDF technology solutions used to have to do all the hard work of identifying and soliciting competent vendors. Now it’s easy to ask …



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OctoberPDFest recordings now available

OctoberPDFest recordings are now available! 31 videos offer a wide variety of perspectives on our favorite format!

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Introducing the PDF Forms TWG

The PDF Association is starting a new PDF Forms Technical Working Group (TWG).  This community is dedicated to advancing the current PDF Forms technologies through the introduction of new declarative models with integrated semantics.

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OctoberPDFest is now! Sign up today!

Starting October 5, the PDF Association’s free webinar series celebrates the diversity of PDF technology capabilities and solutions with a wide range of educational presentations. From the latest in PDF standards development to insights on accessibility, conversion, 3D, digital signatures, …

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Update to PDF/UA Reference Suite

The PDF Association’s PDF/UA Technical Working Group (PDF/UA TWG) has published a new PDF/UA Reference Suite, an update to the 2014 edition. The new PDF/UA Reference Suite 1.1 contains a set of 10 PDF documents, conforming to PDF/UA-1 and adhere …


Introducing the PDF Reuse Technical Working Group

PDF is the world’s chosen final-form digital document format. Today, consumers of PDF documents can choose from a variety of screens which presents real challenges to authors of fixed layout documents. Beyond use on diverse displays users increasingly want their …

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OctoberPDFest ONLINE – Registration is Open!

This free educational webinar series celebrates PDF technology capabilities and solutions. OctoberPDFest highlights the latest developments, visions of the future and many other subjects. Check out the agenda to learn more!

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OctoberPDFest Preliminary Agenda

The PDF Association is assembling dozens of the world’s leading experts on PDF technology for a free educational webinar series celebrating the diversity of PDF technology capabilities and solutions. This October, join us as we discuss the latest standards, best …

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Announcing the Accessibility Service Bureau Working Group

The PDF Association’s latest Community, the Accessibility Service Bureau Working Group, was established by the Board of Directors in May, 2020 to identify and address the interests of service bureau operators providing accessibility services for PDF technology. Co-chaired by Patrick …

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ISO Liaison Update for July, 2020

This article provides information about virtual ISO meetings during which PDF proper, PDF/A, PDF/X and PDF/VT were discussed. ISO committees are TC 171 and TC 130, the meetings took place between June 15 and 18, 2020. A public status page …

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New features for PDF Association members!

Members should review this post carefully, as these changes affect your current access to PDF Association features including working group listservs. As mentioned earlier this year, the PDF Association is now administering ISO TC 171 SC 2. In connection with …

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