Adobe Acrobat & PDF Conference 2004 Announces Dates, Sponsors and Speakers

Press release from the issuing company

LANCASTER, Pa.--Dec. 16, 2003-- The Adobe Acrobat & PDF Conference will be held April 22-23, 2004 at Disney's Coronado Springs Resort in Orlando, Florida. Adobe Systems has announced their sponsorship of the event, and will deliver a keynote presentation as a part of the conference. Other top PDF software developers and well-known PDF experts are scheduled to speak and exhibit at the conference. The Adobe Acrobat & PDF Conference includes more than 25 educational sessions that are organized into three separate tracks: CIO & Technology Management Track, IT Technical Track and the Adobe Acrobat & PDF User Track. Additionally, keynote speakers from Time, Inc. and also Pfizer are scheduled to speak at the event. Conference information is available on-line at www.pdf2004.com. The conference exhibit area lets users meet the conference sponsors and learn more about their products and services. Joining Adobe Systems as event sponsors are Appligent, activePDF, Datafarm, Inc., Enfocus, Image Solutions, The PowerXChange, PC Connection, PDFzone.com, Pearson Technology Group, ScanSoft, Total Training and the U.S. Government Printing Office. "We are excited to have such a strong line-up of exhibiting and media sponsors for this year's conference," said Mike Silverman, director or marketing for the conference which is produced by AGI Training. "This shows the high level interest in this event," he explained. "The Adobe Acrobat & PDF Conference brings together a great line-up of speakers and exhibitors, and the location in the heart of Walt Disney World in Orlando adds to its appeal," said Christopher Smith, the President of American Graphics Institute. "We've worked hard to create a conference that appeals to management, technology professionals and Acrobat users alike. Whether attendees are looking to deploy PDF as a standard across their enterprise or are looking to learn in-depth technical skills, we have the sessions for them. We've added sessions dealing with Adobe Acrobat version 6 along with sessions for graphics professionals on how to successfully use PDF for print and prepress," said Smith. "Overall we have created a very compelling reason to travel to Orlando this April," he concluded. Conference keynote speakers include Guy Gleysteen, Director of Printing at Time, Inc., Anthony Gazikas, Executive Director and World Wide Head of Development Informatics at Pfizer Global Research and Development. Additional speakers include the author of the PDF Bible, Ted Padova and the author of Real World Adobe Acrobat 6 and president of American Graphics Institute, Christopher Smith. Also speaking is the Founder and President of Image Solutions Jinsoo Kim, and Leonard Rosenthol, the Chief Technology Officer of PDF Sages. The complete list of speakers is available at www.pdf2004.com.