Events

Tags: EventsConferenceJapan-IT week
Last week, iText had a talk at the Japan IT Week in Tokyo, Japan's largest IT show. This is Michaël Demey (developer at the Belgian office) and Kaz Yamada (our distributor in Japan) in action: Kaz Yamada and Michaël Demey presenting: Using PDF to solve the unstructured data challenge We also had a booth at the event. This is the iText team: From left to right: Kaz Yamada, Dai Oohashi, Tony Van den Zegel, Michaël Demey and Yoshiko Oyama. Do you want to know more? Feel free to contact: Our distributor...
Our CEO, Bruno Lowagie, was this year's closing keynote speaker at the Tech Startyp Days: He talked about Four failures and one hit .
Tags: iText history
The first ever version of iText was released 15 years ago on February 14th. From an individual project in 2000, to a community open source project, to a professional open source company, iText has gone through the exciting journey to becoming the world's best documented, feature-rich and forward-looking PDF library ever on the market. None of this could have been possible without the passion and brilliancy of the collective iText community. The iText developer community has been growing from day one, downloading and using iText, sharing best practices and answering questions. The numbers are...
Tags: Eventsmovies
Last year, iText invested in a Belgian movie "Marry Me". We had a spectacular party at the Belgian opening night , but now we're also coming to Silicon Valley: the movie will be screened in San Jose during the Cinequest Film Festival in March. This is the first movie that mentions iText...
Last week, the world's finest PDF experts gathered at the PDF Days in Washington DC and New York to talk about PDF standards such as PDF/A and PDF/UA. Our CEO presented a talk entitled: "How standards drive business": These are some impressions from the PDF Day in Washington DC: These are some impressions from the PDF Day in New York City: In the last photograph, you recognize Stan presenting iText in 4 minutes talking about the Awards won by iText Group in 2014.
Tags: EventsISA
Last week, iText joined the Belgian Princely Mission to Singapore, presided over by HRH Princess Astrid of Belgium, Representative of His Majesty the King. The three day visit was packed with meetings and networking events. This is a picture of the founders of iText with the famour Marina Bay towers in the background: We had meetings with companies such as AIT and Isomatic Information System. Company visits included ST Engineering, DBC, and OCBC. We also talked to the government, more specifically to the Infocomm Development Authority of Singapore. iText was selected to represent the fast...
U.S. PDF Days this year are held in Washington, DC and New York City, organized by the PDF Association. These are once a year , full-day educational events targeted at IT professionals, featuring presentations by the most authoritative experts in the document management industry and PDF in particular. This year they will focus on the specific topics relevant to the government and financial sectors. Reason # 1: Identify the challenges Common challenges that arise around document...
As always, we love meeting fellow developers from all over the world and learning from each other - and Devoxx is one of the best places to do so in Europe. This edition of Devoxx was right in our backyard in Antwerp, Belgium, so that made it even more special. We met a number of folks from the neighborhood, young students from nearby Ghent University (where iText started) and welcomed many others visiting Belgium. The iText team made the best of it: Spoke to over 200 folks who stopped by our booth The #devoxx Tweets were coming in, mentioning...
Tags: VSLive 360EventsConference
It has been a great flight from Boston and we are happy to be away from the snow. We are excited to be apart of the commencement of the VSLive 360 conference. This is our first time at this .NET developer, software architect and designer exhibition and we are passionate about learning and growing from it. Please let us know if you would like to meet up as we are always excited to meet all of our iText users. Contact us at...