PDF industry presentations
The PDF Association hosts a library of recordings of educational presentations by members and guest speakers at industry events. This collection, now including downloadable slide decks in many cases, is now accessible from pdfa.org.
All presentations are posted as received from the speaker. The PDF Association does not take responsibility for presentation content, comments by attendees or the speakers’ downloadable PDF files.
We can and must do better if PDF is to remain reliable, portable, and relevant – and thus grow into the future for all its stakeholders. And now, we have that chance…
Learn about what makes PDF the ideal document format for long-term information preservation, including best practices for creating archival documents, and how PDF is used to facilitate reliable information interchange and helps ensure future usability.
PDF is the most popular format for sharing engineering documents. Join us to explore the various PDF standards (PDF, PDF/A, PDF/E) and how they can be applied to archive engineering data.
Tesla makes self-driving cars, Amazon can predict what you are interested in purchasing, Starbucks now even knows what your coffee order will be when you walk into their store, all possible due to artificial intelligence technology. Artificial intelligence software can … Read more
What is an eSignature? What is a Digital Signature? Will they hold up in court? In this session, Jonathan will run through the current state of the different types of signatures possible in PDFs and their legality.
For almost 25 years, many different companies have joined forces to establish a paperless world. When we look at the adoption of standards such as ZUGFeRD in more and more countries, when we see that NARA will stop accepting non-electronic … Read more
While PDF is widely recognized as a critical content format for publishing, office, marketing and other forms of low volume and impersonal content, PDF plays an essential role in high value, high volume personalized content generation and distribution. This presentation … Read more
When considering Accessibility and legacy documents, do you start from scratch or do you work with what you’ve got to migrate? In this presentation Compart’s VP of Technology John Lynch examines the transition from a trusted legacy print stream (AFP) … Read more
In this session we will discuss what PDF accessibility is, what’s driving the need, and what regulations and standards are applicable. We’ll also propose a multi-phase plan to help your organization achieve document accessibility, identify some tools that may be … Read more