The Future of XML

A Community Session

Liam Quin, W3C

May 2005



  1. How We Got Here
  2. Where We Are
  3. The Near Future
  4. Where We're Going
  5. The Panelists
  6. Questions

How We Got Here

Where We are: XML Unchangeable

chained bible

Where We Are: Principles We Must Not Change Unknowingly

The Present And Near Future

The Future

XML Versioning?

XSL-FO, Style, Multimedia?

Schema, Relax, Schema Lite?


Efficient (Binary) Transfer?

What Else?