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SUNNYVALE, Calif., April 30, 1999 -- Trimble (NASDAQ:TRMB) announced today that its Fifth International User Conference and Exposition will be held Oct. 5-7, 1999 at the Convention Center in San Jose, Calif. This event is the world's largest conference to learn about the application of Global Positioning System (GPS) and related technologies used in a wide range of commercial industries.
Trimble's User Conference is the premier educational forum to network with industry professionals and experts. Learn how the latest technology and tools can be used more effectively to solve business challenges and improve productivity. The conference provides GPS users with three days of informative real-world application presentations, technical tutorials and hands-on demonstrations. The conference features a full range of presentations by Trimble users in the surveying, mapping and Geographic Information System (GIS), seismic, engineering, public works, construction, mining and offshore industries.
In addition to the conference, the event features vendor exhibits in the main hall of the convention center. The exhibits provide attendees with information on latest products, services and solutions to meet their business needs.
For more information contact the User Conference Coordinator at (408) 481-8465 or e-mail your requests to firstname.lastname@example.org. Up-to-date conference information is also available on Trimble's web site at: http://www.trimble.com/userconf
Trimble is a world leader in designing and developing innovative products enabled by GPS technology. The company provides end-user and OEM solutions for diverse applications including surveying, mapping/GIS, agriculture, mining, military, commercial aviation, automotive, vehicle tracking and timing. Founded in 1978, Trimble now holds more than 200 U.S. patents on GPS and related technology, with over 180 additional patents pending. Located in Sunnyvale, Calif., Trimble has been adding value to GPS since 1984.
Media Contact: Lea Ann McNabb of Trimble: 408-481-7808