Pageflex, a division of Bitstream Inc. (NASDAQ: BITS, www.bitstream.com ) and a leading developer of enterprise variable publishing and web-to-print solutions, announced the successful conclusion of the 2011 Pageflex User Conference, held last week at the Seaport Conference Center in Boston, Massachusetts. The Pageflex User Conference brought together over 170 attendees from around the world for an interactive three-day program that included presentations by industry leaders, in-depth sessions on technical topics, marketing and business development discussions, as well as numerous networking and social events.
Pinhas Romik, General Manager of Pageflex commented on the conference, saying “The Pageflex User Conference brought together the Pageflex community for an dynamic exchange of ideas and information. For customers, it was a chance to learn from us and - more importantly - from other Pageflex users. For Pageflex, it was our opportunity to demonstrate by example our core values: We are a dependable company who values their customers and delivers on their promises. The event provided everyone who attended with important lessons that enhance the way we work."
The 2011 Pageflex User Conference featured general sessions that included presentations by Pageflex OEM Partners Xerox, HP and Heidelberg. Keynote speakers included Jennifer Matt, author of WhatTheyThink.com’s blog The Web and Print , and Harvard Business School professor Warren McFarlan.
What Pageflex customers and resellers had to say about the Pageflex User Conference:"Over the last 25 years I have participated in many similar events but the 2011 Pageflex conference sets a new standard! I have never been to a meeting with the same amount and quality of content and quality execution at the 2011 Pageflex User Conference. Best, of all, I have never come back from a meeting with the same sort of excitement and the same sort of energy as I feel right now." Anders Eriksson VBS AB Nacka, Sweden "The Pageflex User Conference was a great opportunity for us to meet with other users and to share our experiences. We walked away with some great information and great contacts and feel good about our investment in Pageflex iWay." Cathy Skoglund Manager of Operations & Business Development Arizona State University Print & Imaging Lab Mesa, Arizona USA “Anyone using or involved with the Pageflex suite of software should attend the user conference. The conference gives a clear insight into the vision of the products, allowing you to plan for the future and feed new ideas into your business. Being part of the user community at the conference also reassures you that the issues you face either on a technical level or business issues level are shared with other users. Being held in the Pageflex home town of Boston also gives you the chance to soak up the wonderful city and taste the great world renowned Clam Chowder!" Jon Tolley Owner The Prime Group Nottingham, UK "The Pageflex 2011 User Conference was of great value for me for three reasons: to experience the high dedication of all members of the Pageflex team towards their customers; to learn from the experts regarding both marketing of Web-to-Print and technological challenges; and to meet and network with other Web-to-Print integration specialists and share the experience." Sebastian Jopen intomedia GmbH Munich, Germany "This is my third Pageflex user conference and I always find the event to be informative and well worth attending. Especially valuable for me is the chance to connect with other Pageflex users and to see what others are doing with the technology. I also value the time with the Pageflex staff and the chance to get a glimpse into the future of the products. At the end of the conference, I come away with new ideas and new connections that enhance the way we use the technology." Robert Kozel Great Lakes Integrated Cleveland, Ohio USA About Pageflex Pageflex pioneered the concepts of variable data and web-to-print storefronts, and has expanded to offer software for multi-channel campaign management and dynamic publishing. Pageflex solutions use the patented Pageflex variable publishing engine, Adobe® InDesign®, and iWay product family with unique strengths in back-end production workflow. Pageflex enables companies across the globe to communicate their marketing messages more easily and effectively. The award-winning Pageflex product line sets the standard for excellence and innovation in targeted marketing and brand management. Pageflex offers the ability to personalize any form of communication in print, e-mail, or on the Web. Pageflex iWay enables printers to increase production efficiency of their print shop.