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Evaluation and Repair Tools Working Group (ERT WG)

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Announcements and Meetings

Meeting Minutes

See also: directions for scribing ERT meetings.

Teleconference Meetings

ERT WG meets weekly via teleconference on Wednesdays at 13:30 to 14:30 UTC. Please consult the World Clock Meeting Planner to find out the precise date for your own time zone.

Number for the teleconference bridge Zakim are:

The passcode is 3794 ("ERWG").

IRC Chat

We use IRC to accompany and support meetings where possible. Details are:

For help with IRC or to find a client, refer to the IRC Help Archive.

Face to Face Meetings

ERT WG is expected to have 1-2 face-to-face meetings per year.

Upcoming F2F Meeting

None currently planned.

Previous F2F Meetings

Current Work

ERT WG is currently focusing on the following deliverables, see the ERT WG timeline for more details:

Developers' Guide to Features of Web Accessibility Evaluation Tools
Evaluation and Report Language (EARL) 1.0 Requirements
Evaluation and Report Language (EARL) 1.0 Schema
Evaluation and Report Language (EARL) 1.0 Guide
HTTP Vocabulary in RDF 1.0
Representing Content in RDF 1.0
Pointer Methods in RDF 1.0

Task Forces

The following Task Forces are active under ERT WG:


About ERT WG

The Evaluation and Repair Tools Working Group (ERT WG) develops techniques to evaluate and repair Web content for accessibility. Currently, the primary focus of our work is to develop the Evaluation and Report Language (EARL) for documenting evaluation and repair information.

Chair and Contacts


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