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Web Open Standards and the Mobile Web Initiative

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July 25th 2007


Tel Aviv, Israel


W3C Associate Chair, Europe
Director of International Relations and Offices

These slides:

W3C Exec Summary

The World Wide Web Consortium (W3C) is an International Consortium where Member and External organizations, a full-time technical staff, and the public work together to lead the World Wide Web to its full potential by developing Web standards such as protocols and guidelines that ensure long-term growth for the Web.

What Open Standards means ?

A lot of debates nowadays for a common definition of Open Standards(IGF, EC, etc)

W3C Standards Track

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W3C Results

W3C technologies

Goal: One Web

W3C continues to expand the reach of the Web to:

Mobile Web Initiative - MWI

Real Challenges!

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Challenges (2)

The Mobile Web Initiative

Who's Involved?

20 Sponsors:

MWI sponsors

Future Work

Joining the work now