W3C's Mission: Leading the Web to its Full Potential

Providing the vision to lead.

Engineering the foundational technologies to enable.

Web connects people, applications, devices

W3C's Role: Architecture, Standards, Guidelines

Goals and Principles: Accessibility, Meaning, Trust, Interoperability, Evolvability, Decentralization, Multimodal, Multidevice

" ... developing technologies ... that will create a forum for information, commerce, inspiration, independent thought, and collective understanding.", Tim Berners-Lee