W3C Interaction Domain Graphics Activity WebCGM Profile

WebCGM Working Group


Computer Graphics Metafile, or CGM, is an ISO standard for tree-structured, binary graphics format that has been adopted especially by the technical industries (defense, aviation, transportation, etc) for technical illustration in electronic documents.

This Working group is chartered to develop a W3C Recommendation for WebCGM 2.1, starting with the WebCGM 2.1 draft based on a work by the same name, WebCGM 2.1 an OASIS Committee Specification.

The WebCGM Working Group is now closed.

The former WebCGM Working Group (which specified WebCGM 2.0) page is archived.

Conference Calls

The telephone conferences will be held weekly for 90 minutes.

Teleconference info [Member restricted].

Meeting minutes and WG discussions are public.


Next face to face meeting :

WebCGM 2.1 Documents

The Working Group has published the following documents.

WebCGM 2.1 Current Public documents

WebCGM 2.1 Ongoing Drafts

WebCGM 2.0 Current Public documents

WebCGM 2.0 Ongoing Drafts

WebCGM 1.0 Ongoing Drafts

WebCGM 2.0 other public Drafts

WebCGM 2.0 OASIS Drafts

Patent Disclosures

W3C maintains a public list of any patent disclosures made in connection with the deliverables of the group; that page also includes instructions for disclosing a patent.

WebCGM 1.0 documents

Guidelines for Editors