NEWSLETTER W3C Kantoor Benelux - Bureau W3C Bénélux - Benelux W3C Office

May - mai - mei 2006

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May 2006 f2f meeting of the CSS WG meeting in Amsterdam hosted by CWI and W3C Benelux

2006-05-12: The May 2006 f2f meeting of the W3C Working Group on Cascading Style Sheets was hosted by CWI.
On Friday 12 May, Bert Bos gave a Master Class on Cascading Style Sheets (in Dutch), where he a.o. addressed the most recent developments in CSS part 3.

Web Services Addressing WSDL Binding Is a W3C Candidate Recommendation

2006-05-30: W3C is pleased to announce the advancement of Web Services Addressing 1.0 - WSDL Binding to Candidate Recommendation. Comments are welcome through 7 July. The document defines how the properties in Web Services Addressing 1.0 - Core are described in the Web Services Description Language (WSDL). Web Services Addressing provides transport-neutral mechanisms and is designed to work with both WSDL versions 1.1 and 2.0. Read about Web services at W3C.

W3C Welcomes Members at Advisory Committee Meeting

2006-05-20: W3C has held its semiannual Advisory Committee Meeting on 21-22 May in Edinburgh, Scotland, UK. W3C Member organizations participated in two days of discussions and strategic planning about W3C Activities and future work. Learn How to Become a W3C Member and join W3C at the next Advisory Committee Meeting on 29-30 November in Tokyo, Japan.

W3C to Participate in Advisory Board of Internet Governance Forum

2006-05-18: In a 17 May 2006 press release, United Nations Secretary-General Kofi Annan established "an Advisory Group to assist him in convening the Internet Governance Forum (IGF), a new forum for a multi-stakeholder dialogue on Internet governance." Daniel Dardailler, W3C's Associate Chair for Europe, will represent W3C on the new Advisory Board. W3C looks forward to sharing its experience in distributed consensus-building within this new international environment for standardization.

W3C Launches WebCGM Working Group

2006-05-18: W3C is pleased to announce the launch of the Web CGM Working Group. Lofton Henderson will Chair this Working Group, which is chartered through 31 May 2007 to produce a W3C Recommendation for version 2.0 of the WebCGM 1.0 Recommendation. W3C Members may use this form to join the Working Group. Visit the WebCGM Working Group home page.

Web Services Addressing Is a W3C Recommendation

2006-05-09: The World Wide Web Consortium today released Web Services Addressing - Core and its SOAP Binding as W3C Recommendations. The core properties allow uniform addressing of Web services and messages, independent of the underlying transport. The binding defines their association to SOAP messages. Read the press release and testimonials and visit the Web services home page.