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September 2002

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XSLT tutorial 8 november 2002 in Amsterdam

13 September 2002: On 8 november 2002 Michael Sperberg-McQueen, W3C Architecture Domain Leader, will give a one-day tutorial on XSLT. This tutorial will take place in Amsterdam. Details will follow soon.


"XML European Days 2002" in Brussels and Amsterdam

12 September 2002: In the "XML European Days 2002" series, events will take place on 2 October 2002 in Brussels and on 3 October 2002 in Amsterdam. W3C Team members Ivan Herman and Steven Pemberton are keynote speakers.


W3C Offices Expand to Finland

6 September 2002: W3C is pleased to announce the opening of the W3C Finnish Office in Tampere, Finland, hosted by the Digital Media Institute of the Tampere University of Technology. Tarja Systä is Office Manager, and Ossi Nykänen is coordinator. The opening ceremony takes place 11 October in Tampere. Read about W3C Offices. (News archive)


CSS TV Profile Becomes a W3C Candidate Recommendation

7 August 2002: W3C is pleased to announce the advancement of CSS TV Profile 1.0 to Candidate Recommendation. The document is a subset of Cascading Style Sheets (CSS) Level 2 and the CSS3 module: Color tailored to the needs and constraints of TV devices such as interactive television sets that display their output on a television screen. Visit the CSS home page.


XML Encryption Candidate Recommendations Revised

2 August 2002: The XML Encryption Working Group has released two revised Candidate Recommendations, XML Encryption Syntax and Processing and its Decryption Transform. Encryption makes sensitive data confidential for storage or transmission. Please refer to the "Status of This Document" sections for summaries of changes. Read about the W3C XML Encryption Activity.


XHTML 1.0 Second Edition Is a W3C Recommendation

1 August 2002: The World Wide Web Consortium today released XHTML 1.0: The Extensible HyperText Markup Language (Second Edition) as a W3C Recommendation. XHTML 1.0 is a reformulation of HTML in XML, giving the rigor of XML to Web pages. The second edition is not a new version; it brings the XHTML 1.0 Recommendation up to date with comments from the community, ongoing work within the HTML Working Group, and the first edition errata. Read more on the HTML home page.


Call for Papers: EuroWeb 2002

11 July 2002: Supported by the W3C UK and Ireland Office and IW3C2, the EuroWeb 2002 Conference will be held in Oxford, UK on 17-18 December 2002. The conference focus is "The Web and the GRID: from e-science to e-business." Research and position papers should be submitted by 27 September. For more information, please read the call for papers and consult the conference Web site.