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April - avril - april 2005

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W3C Lowers Membership Fee in Developing Countries

2005-04-20: The World Wide Web Consortium is pleased to announce reduced Membership fees in developing countries. "W3C is all about building Web technologies that can be of service to the world," said Steve Bratt, W3C Chief Operating Officer. W3C is actively soliciting participation from organizations in the developing world, with help from its Members, government and NGOs, philanthropic organizations, and the W3C global Offices network. Read the press release, About W3C and How to Become a W3C Member.

W3C Track Featured at WWW2005

2005-04-12: The W3C Track chaired by Marie-Claire Forgue runs from 11-13 May at the Fourteenth International World Wide Web Conference (WWW2005) in Chiba, Japan. W3C Members and Team present three days of content on W3C technologies and achievements. Conference attendees are also invited to Developers Day presentations on 14 May. Read the press release.

Call for Participation: W3C Workshop on XML Schema 1.0 User Experiences

2005-03-23: Position papers are due 20 May for the W3C Workshop on XML Schema 1.0 User Experiences to be held 21-22 June in Redwood Shores, California, USA. Schema authors and users, developers and vendors of schema-aware code generators, middleware, validators, and the W3C XML Schema Working Group will gather to discuss user experience with XML Schema 1.0. The workshop goal is to arrive at plan of action for XML Schema 1.0 interoperability, errata and clarification. Read about W3C workshops and visit the XML home page.