Interoperability Event
WSDL 2.0

Call for Participation

July 5-7, 2006
IBM Toronto Software Lab, Toronto, Canada.


The goal of this WSDL 2.0 interoperability event is to:

Meeting Registration

This is a public interoperability event for WSDL 2.0. Developers of WSDL 2.0 implementations are invited to participate in this event.

To attend, you must register by filling out the registration form (Deadline: June 21, 2006). Anyone who fails to register may be prohibited from attending. Note that you will need a W3C Account to access the registration form. If your organization is already a member of the W3C, please complete the Access Request Form to receive a login and password. For non-Member employees, W3C provides public accounts.

There will be no participation fee.

Meeting Location


IBM Toronto Software Lab,
8200 Warden Avenue,
Markham, Ontario,
Canada, L6G 1C7

Mackenzie Room, Executive Briefing Centre

Enter the building through the main entrance at the circular drive and register with security. You will receive a badge that gives you access to the Executive Briefing Centre. You may optionally give security the serial number of your laptop computer.


Local IBM contact: Arthur Ryman

W3C contact: Philippe Le Hégaret

Getting there

Google map

See Getting to the Lab for driving directions.

The nearest international airport is YYZ, Toronto Pearson Airport.


The Hilton Suites Hotel which is within walking distance of the IBM lab. You'll need a rental car or taxi from the other hotels.

Hilton Suites Hotel & Conference Centre Toronto/Markham
8500 Warden Avenue
Markham, Ontario
Phone: +1-905-470-8500
Distance to 8200 Warden: 0.5 km

Radisson Hotel Toronto-Markham
50 East Valhalla Drive
Markham, Ontario
Phone: +1-905-477-2010
Distance to 8200 Warden: 3 km

Sheraton Parkway Toronto North Hotel
600 Highway 7 East (at Highways 404 & 7)
Richmond Hill, Ontario L4B 1B2 Canada
Phone: +1-905-881-2121
Distance to 8200 Warden: 5 km

Holiday Inn Hotel & Suites Markham
7095 Woodbine Ave.
Markham, Ontario
Phone: +1-905-474-0444
Distance to 8200 Warden: 6 km

Travel from Airport to Hotel

You can get taxis and limos from the airport, or rent a car. Some hotels may have courtesy buses.

Travel to Meeting

If you are staying at the Hilton Suites Hotel, you can easily walk to the IBM lab. Otherwise, you'll need a taxi or rental car. If you plan to look around Toronto, then I recommend that you rent a car. There is ample visitor parking at the IBM lab.

Additional Information

Arthur Ryman, Philippe Le Hégaret