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Date: 13th May 2016

LuraTech to show strong presence at the PDF Days Europe in Berlin

LuraTech will once again be a key driving force at this year’s PDF Days Europe

Berlin, Germany, 13th May 2016LuraTech, a Foxit Software Group company, will once again be a key driving force at this year’s PDF Days Europe. The event, which will be held in Berlin on June 14 and 15, is organized by the PDF Association. As a founding member with a seat on the international association’s board, LuraTech will assist with the event, providing high-quality presentations and workshops. In addition, a team of business managers, developers and support specialists will be on-site to answer visitors’ questions.

Thomas Zellmann, managing director of the PDF Association and LuraTech sales representative, will open this year’s PDF Day’s Europe on June 14 at 10:00 AM, with a look back at ten years of the PDF Association. In addition, he will give a presentation together with SAP on the practical implementation of ZUGFeRD within an SAP environment, and discuss dual archiving with PDF/A-3. Carsten Heiermann, member of the PDF association board and managing director of LuraTech, will report on new application options for mobile scanning with PDF, as well as the subject of “Enterprise PDF Rendition”. Foxit will be represented at the PDF Days by Karl De Abrew and Phil Lee, who will discuss “The ConnectedPDF Ecosystem”.

Workshops at the Pre-Conference
On the day immediately before the PDF Days Europe, there will be a Pre-Conference, which LuraTech has actively helped design with the inclusion of two workshops. Together with Foxit, these will introduce participants to the shared future of client- and server-based PDF solutions. Mobile applications will be on the agenda as part of this discussion, as well the PDF Compressor, a tool for converting scanned documents into highly-compressed, fully text-searchable PDF and PDF/A files. Participants will also get to know the LuraTech Rendition Server, the universal multi-tool for central document conversion. To conclude, there will be a presentation on the new “ConnectedPDF” ecosystem. The second workshop will be organized by LuraTech together with its long-term partner SRZ Berlin.

Berlin – always worth a visit
This year’s PDF Days Europe will be held in Berlin for the first time – specifically, on the GLS campus. This centrally-located site will put visitors just a few minutes’ walk away from the Reichstag, the Brandenburg Gate, Alexanderplatz and Checkpoint Charlie.

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About LuraTech:
LuraTech, a Foxit Software Group company, delivers server-based document and data conversion solutions, along with bespoke services and outstanding support. The company’s product portfolio fully covers the entirety of the PDF sector. LuraTech’s solutions are easy to handle and require minimal customisation and individual programming work to implement.
LuraTech’s reference customers include the scan service provider arvato (Bertelsmann), German health insurance provider DAK, the German state bank of Hesse and Thuringia (Helaba), the Kreissparkasse Ludwigsburg, Wohnbau Service Bonn, the city of Stuttgart and numerous other cities and municipalities, and the district of Darmstadt-Dieburg. International reference customers include Harvard University, the U.S. Library of Congress, the Dutch Royal Library, and the Internet Archive.
LuraTech has access to an extensive partner network which ensures that the PDF specialist’s solutions are also available to the rest of the world. This collaboration with software developers also results in products designed to meet specific challenges or address individual sectors. The best example of this is a digital invoicing solution based on the ZUGFeRD data model which was realised by SAP (Consulting).

Since its foundation in 1995, LuraTech has been a leading provider of open and ISO-standards-based document and image compression solutions. These include, among others, the company’s successful PDF, PDF/A and JPEG2000 products.

LuraTech is also an initiator and founding member of the PDF Association - a global association with over 150 members.
LuraTech’s headquarters are in Berlin, with additional offices in Remscheid (Germany) and Redwood City (USA).

For further information please contact:
LuraTech Europe GmbH
Carsten Heiermann
Neue Kantstr. 14
D-14057 Berlin
Phone: +49 30 394050-0
Fax: +49 30 394050-99
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Nicole Körber
Kolberger Str. 36
D-23617 Stockelsdorf
Phone: +49 451 88199-12
Fax: +49 451 88199-29

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