Forthcoming events

Here’s a  quick round-up of upcoming events…

• Tikit Word day next week – Tikit’s next Word Excellence Day, run in conjunction with the UK Document Excellence Group, takes place next week (Tuesday 2nd June) at the New Street Square offices of Taylor Wessing in London. Jointly chaired by Sherry Bevan of UKDEG and Charles Christian of this parish, the programme includes sessions by Lawrence Graham on why migrating to Office 2007 need not be a big deal, and David Griffiths of Pannone on his firm’s new Sharepoint-based document management system (see also page 6 in this issue). UKDEG will provide an update on the latest Word 2007 migration trends and there will be sessions looking at e-learning, house styles and standards, and the potential role of speech technologies in document creation. Over 100 delegates have already registered for the event, for more details email

• Mobile data seminar – Communications specialists Total, in conjunction with Blackberry, O2 and Bighand is holding a mobile data solutions event in Bristol on Friday 26th June. The event starts with lunch at 1:30pm, followed by a series of round-table – and Powerpoint-free – sessions on different aspects of mobile working for lawyers, then a keynote by Insider editor Charles Christian, followed by afternoon tea at 4:45pm. The event, which is being held at the Gloucestershire County Cricket Club ground in Bristol, concludes with an opportunity to watch an early evening Twenty20 match between the Somerset Sabres and the Gloucestershire Gladiators. The event is free but numbers are limited so it is essential to register in advance via Total’s microsite for the event

• Omtool Europe Genifax Technical Webinar – Omtool Europe is holding a webinar to highlight the new features of upgrading to Genifax v. 3.6, and discuss the new technologies in Omtool’s portfolio of document capture and routing solutions. Some of the key elements to be discussed and demonstrated in this no-cost webinar include: Fax-Over-IP Technologies and Virtualisation + Seamless Migration to Omtool’s AccuRoute Document Capture, Routing and Fax Solution + New Web Client+ Document and Image Processing Enhancements.
Date: Thursday 25th June, 2009 Time: 10:30-11:30 (UK time)