Torrance, CA (January 10, 2005) — Xplor International, the worldwide electronic document systems association, today announced a worldwide speaking agenda for their upcoming 2006 Global Document Exchange held February 1-5, 2006 in conjunction with Graphics of the Americas in Miami Beach, Florida. With representation from 30 cities and 13 individual countries, Xplor’s Global Document Exchange will offer attendees eleven tracks of content in over 130 sessions designed to inform and educate both the expert and novice in the electronic document industry. Session content will cover the entire document lifecycle from concept to design, to production through distribution, archival and re-application as well as disaster recovery. In addition, the conference agenda includes for the first time, business development and human resources tracks.
“As an international association, Xplor’s conference has grown to attract a well-rounded worldwide attendance and speaker pool,” said Skip Henk, EDP, president and CEO. “With the addition of six additional conferences for 2006, we expect even higher international participation than in previous years.”
For 2006, Xplor Global Document Exchange will bring speakers from Australia, Austria, Belgium, Canada, Chile, Colombia, Denmark, Germany, Russia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, The Netherlands, The United Kingdom, as well as from around the U.S., making for a truly “global” conference. Together, the international pool of experts will address 11 educational tracks with topics that include AFP (Advanced Function Printing), Ask the Experts, Business Development, Creation Track, Digital Prepress, Disaster Recovery, Distribution Track, Enterprise Content Management, HR Management, Production and Vendor Tutorial Tracks.
Xplor has also brought together the best in class educational curricula with experts from various user groups, organizations, associations and 3rd party providers who, working closely with Xplor’s conference organizers will provide content for the 6 additional conferences, making for 7 conferences in one location. These additional conferences include: Creative Suite Power Tour, Digital Technologies to Grow Your Bottom Line (conducted in Spanish), PDF for Print Production Forum and Tutorials, XML for Print Production Forum as well as seminars from The National Association of PhotoShop Professionals and CIP4 Users Group. Full conference registration to the Xplor Document conference will also allow entrance attendees into the PDF, XML and CIP4 conferences.
Xplor’s annual Global Document Exchange Conference is scheduled for February 1-5, 2006 in Miami Beach, Florida and co-located with Graphics of the Americas, February 3-5, 2006 at the Miami Beach Convention Center. Discounts for Xplor members and officers as well as members of TAWPI, IPA, ECI, NAPL, ISUG, PIA and PAF are also available. For more information, visit www.xplor2006.org.
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