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The PDF Association publishes a variety of documents and other resources to help developers, product managers, and others interested in leveraging PDF to meet their business and organizational objectives.
Most publications listed on pdfa.org are developed through our publications process, and are freely available to members and non-members alike.
PDF Association members may access drafts of current and upcoming ISO standards via the members-only intranet.
|PDF Association // September 5, 2019|
ISO-standardized subsets of PDF such as PDF/A, PDF/UA and PDF/X already include identification mechanisms. However, in many cases users of PDF files would like to leverage 3rd party standards or …
|March 30, 2020|
This resource is intended to help implementers stay current on ISO committee work pertaining to PDF technology. It is updated regularly.
|September 5, 2019|
ISO-standardized subsets of PDF such as PDF/A, PDF/UA and PDF/X already include identification mechanisms. However, in many cases users of PDF files would like to leverage 3rd party standards or other profiles of PDF to meet specific needs. The PDF …
|August 24, 2019|
Videos from the Electronic Document Conference 2019, held in Seattle, WA. The videos are posted on YouTube.
|June 11, 2019|
This document describes an algorithm for producing conforming HTML from a well-tagged PDF document. HTML was chosen as a derivation target because HTML is consumed on all platforms and supported by all major vendors.
|May 30, 2019|
PDF Association members showcase the diversity of electronic document solutions in “PDF Products & Services 2019”.
|June 1, 2018|
What is the PDF Association, and what are the benefits of membership? This video helps explain.
|May 28, 2018|
PDF Association members showcase the diversity of electronic document solutions in “PDF Products & Services 2018”.
|April 30, 2018|
January 29, 2018 was PDF Day in Washington DC! This event brought industry experts, vendors, consultants, integrators and agency professionals together to discuss how PDF technology can contribute to enhancing the government’s workflows.
|April 10, 2018|
This short video highlights the wide-ranging expertise within the membership and the PDF Association’s mission to promote awareness of ISO-standardized PDF technology.
|March 20, 2018|
A window into PDF Days, this PDF Association video showcases some of the reasons to attend – and for members, to sponsor – PDF Days events.