This talk was given by Richard Ishida at the 14th International World Wide Web Conference (WWW2005), in Chiba, Japan, May 2005.

Intended audience

Anyone who would like to understand the latest developments at the Internationalization Activity at the W3C.


The W3C Internationalization Activity has recently been rechartered, and what was once a single Working Group has been replaced by three. Important new work has been started, for example in the areas of internationalization and localization related tag sets, and mechanisms for associating locale information with Web Services. This talk provides an update about the current activities of the W3C in internationalisation, and summarises current progress on new work items.

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