Meeting on Web Efficiency and Robustness

April 19, 1996

Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA

Notes from the meeting NEW

Organized by the World Wide Web Consortium. Hosted by Digital Equipment Corporation's Cambridge Research Laboratory.

Meeting Profile

For some background information on some of the issues in Web infrastructure, see the following problem statement. To solve these (and other problems) that the Internet and Web infrastructure face, we would like attendance from researchers and others with serious experience in the following areas:

We expect this to be the first in a series of meetings.

Some likely discussion topics:

Preliminary Agenda

Chair/facilitator: Jim Gettys (W3C/Digital)

Friday April 19, 1996:

We invite proposals for presentations from attendees. Please contact Jim Gettys (jg@w3.org) if you would like to present. The meeting will start at 9:00AM. An agenda will be posted here when ready.

Organizational information

Meeting chair: Jim Gettys (W3C/Digital)
Administrative coordinator: Susan Hardy (susan@w3.org)

The meeting will take place at Digital's Cambridge Research Laboratory, close to MIT's Laboratory for Computer Science, in Cambridge, Massachusetts.

         Doubletree Guest Suites Boston/Cambridge
         400 Soldiers Field Rd.
         Boston, MA 02134
         Rate:  $149.00 for the evening of April 18th.
         Code:  MIT/W3C
         DEADLINE for Doubletree reservations:  April 4, 1996.

Unless otherwise arranged, meeting participants must book and pay their own travel and accommodation. Lunch and coffee will be covered by W3C.

Researchers in the field can participate by invitation. To receive an invitation, please submit a position statement in HTML, no more than 5K bytes, by April 5 as space is limited. There is no registration fee. Participants are strongly encouraged to provide position papers on these or closely related topics in advance of the workshop to be made publicly available via this page on W3C's Web site. To register, please contact:

  Susan Hardy
   email: susan@w3.org
   phone: +1-617-253-2613
   fax: +1-617-258-5999
  Massachusetts Institute of Technology
  Laboratory for Computer Science
  545 Technology Square
  Cambridge, MA 02139
 Please include the following information:
   First Name:				Last Name:
   City:			State:		Country:		Zip:
   Email address:
   Telephone:				Fax:
   URL of Position statement: