2008 Adobe Acrobat & PDF Conference Scheduled for April 30 - May 1 in Orlando, FL

Largest Gathering of PDF Professionals Convenes for the Sixth Year



Feb 05, 2008, 00:00 ET from Aquent Graphics Institute

    BOSTON, Feb. 5 /PRNewswire/ -- The 2008 Adobe Acrobat & PDF Conference,
 presented by Aquent Graphics Institute (AGI), will be held on April 30 -
 May 1 at Disney's Coronado Springs Resort in coordination with the annual
 CRE8 conference. The Adobe Acrobat & PDF conference is the largest
 gathering of PDF professionals anywhere and boasts 80 sessions with eight
 separate tracks that address a range of PDF solutions for creating,
 securing, distributing and managing PDF documents. For more details on the
 event, visit http://www.acrobatconference.com/. Some of the session titles
 include:
 
 
-- Acrobat: A-Z -- 10 Years Of Smart PDF -- Extending The Power Of PDF With Livecycle Reader Extensions -- Accessible PDF: Tagging And Section 508 -- Improving Document Review and Approval Processes with Acrobat -- Secure Document Distribution with PDF -- Delivering Better Content to your customers with Metadata -- More Than Just Data -- the Secret Life of PDF -- Managed Published Workflows: Why, How and ROI Michael Eisner, the former CEO of Walt Disney Company, will kick off the conference with a speech about why companies that value thinking outside of the box are best prepared to thrive in the coming years. He will discuss the importance of generating fresh ideas while enhancing and protecting your brand and how creativity makes a dramatic impact on the bottom line of a company. Mr. Eisner currently owns Vuguru, a multimedia production company. On the second day, Brian Goldfarb, Product Manager on Microsoft's Web Platform and Tools teams, will outline Microsoft's strategy in creating tools and platforms for creating and delivering interactive and Web content. More than one dozen developers of creative software and hardware technologies are sponsoring or exhibiting at the event. The exhibit area provides unique opportunities for attendees to meet the conference sponsors, learn more about specific products and services, and gain firsthand knowledge and experience with newly developed solutions. Additionally, pre- and post-conference training sessions providing in-depth technical training for software developers, technical professionals, and end-users on a variety of relevant topics, will be offered on April 29 and May 2. ABOUT AQUENT Graphics Institute (AGI) AGI, a division of Aquent, provides training, consulting, and support to designers, print and Web publishers, marketers, and communications professionals for more than a decade. AGI instructors have authored more than one dozen books on Adobe software, and are the thought-leaders in the creative industry. For more information on AGI and our training offerings, visit http://www.agitraining.com. For twenty years Aquent has led the way in transforming how companies find and utilize marketing and creative talent to execute their brand strategies. Aquent's pioneering approach to staffing and services has helped thousands of companies -- including two-thirds of the Fortune 500 and 90 of the Fortune 100 -- build their internal marketing and communication capabilities. Aquent, http://www.aquent.com, is headquartered in Boston.

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    BOSTON, Feb. 5 /PRNewswire/ -- The 2008 Adobe Acrobat & PDF Conference,
 presented by Aquent Graphics Institute (AGI), will be held on April 30 -
 May 1 at Disney's Coronado Springs Resort in coordination with the annual
 CRE8 conference. The Adobe Acrobat & PDF conference is the largest
 gathering of PDF professionals anywhere and boasts 80 sessions with eight
 separate tracks that address a range of PDF solutions for creating,
 securing, distributing and managing PDF documents. For more details on the
 event, visit http://www.acrobatconference.com/. Some of the session titles
 include:
 
 
-- Acrobat: A-Z -- 10 Years Of Smart PDF -- Extending The Power Of PDF With Livecycle Reader Extensions -- Accessible PDF: Tagging And Section 508 -- Improving Document Review and Approval Processes with Acrobat -- Secure Document Distribution with PDF -- Delivering Better Content to your customers with Metadata -- More Than Just Data -- the Secret Life of PDF -- Managed Published Workflows: Why, How and ROI Michael Eisner, the former CEO of Walt Disney Company, will kick off the conference with a speech about why companies that value thinking outside of the box are best prepared to thrive in the coming years. He will discuss the importance of generating fresh ideas while enhancing and protecting your brand and how creativity makes a dramatic impact on the bottom line of a company. Mr. Eisner currently owns Vuguru, a multimedia production company. On the second day, Brian Goldfarb, Product Manager on Microsoft's Web Platform and Tools teams, will outline Microsoft's strategy in creating tools and platforms for creating and delivering interactive and Web content. More than one dozen developers of creative software and hardware technologies are sponsoring or exhibiting at the event. The exhibit area provides unique opportunities for attendees to meet the conference sponsors, learn more about specific products and services, and gain firsthand knowledge and experience with newly developed solutions. Additionally, pre- and post-conference training sessions providing in-depth technical training for software developers, technical professionals, and end-users on a variety of relevant topics, will be offered on April 29 and May 2. ABOUT AQUENT Graphics Institute (AGI) AGI, a division of Aquent, provides training, consulting, and support to designers, print and Web publishers, marketers, and communications professionals for more than a decade. AGI instructors have authored more than one dozen books on Adobe software, and are the thought-leaders in the creative industry. For more information on AGI and our training offerings, visit http://www.agitraining.com. For twenty years Aquent has led the way in transforming how companies find and utilize marketing and creative talent to execute their brand strategies. Aquent's pioneering approach to staffing and services has helped thousands of companies -- including two-thirds of the Fortune 500 and 90 of the Fortune 100 -- build their internal marketing and communication capabilities. Aquent, http://www.aquent.com, is headquartered in Boston. SOURCE Aquent Graphics Institute