Accessible Platform Architectures Working Group Teleconference

22 March 2023


Fazio, Fredrik, Gottfried, janina, Lionel, Lionel_Wolberger, matatk, matatk_, mike_beganyi, niklasegger, PaulG, present, Roy, Roy_
janina, Lionel_Wolberger

Meeting minutes

Agenda Review & Announcements

Fazio: Describes kickoff of major apprentiship program, working with USFSan Juaqin County Board of Ed approved program

Additional Coming Clock Changes https://www.timeanddate.com/time/dst/2023a.html

matatk: Notes that Europe and Israel are moving to summer time this coming weekend

matatk: So, back to the usual time in Europe!

TPAC 2023 Planning

matatk: We're beginning to get some notions of who to meet with and on what goals

<Fazio> Meet with verifiable credentials again

matatk: We need all TFs to consider whether they need a meeting at TPAC, especially a joint meeting.

matatk: There's now a wide range of session lengths, 60, 90, and 120 minute slots.

matatk: We need to put requests in in May

<Lionel_Wolberger> scribe?

Fazio: Notes Google "Familiar Voices" presentation during CSUN

matatk: Yes, please post link to that in email, if not handy now

matatk: Notes Adapt is also talking with A11y for Children CG re educational ontologies

<Fazio> GOOGLE AAC Familiar Voices Info from this presentation https://www.csun.edu/cod/conference/sessions/index.php/public/presentations/view/1470

janina: Wonders who the "familiar" voice is? Someone I know like "mommy?"

<Fazio> Jill Strawbridge is contact

New Charters Review - https://github.com/w3c/strategy/issues?q=is%3Aissue+is%3Aopen+label%3A%22Horizontal+review+requested%22

Decentralized Identifier WG

<Roy> - charter: https://w3c.github.io/did-wg-charter/

<Fazio> +1 eliminating captcha goes along with Accessible Authentication WCAG 2.2

janina: Asks whether this is the place to specify captcha in scope

matatk: Seems to recall was somewhere else?

<Fazio> coga?

matatk: Suggests asking AVK about activity suggestions?

<Roy> w3c/strategy#376

js and ma will followup and we'll look at this again next week

Fazio: Captcha can violate SC 6.2 in Accessible Authentication WCAG 2.2

Publishing Maintenance Working Group

<Roy> - charter: https://w3c.github.io/publ-maintenance-wg-charter/

janina: WCAG puts the burden on authoring. We are looking for technology that can obviate the need, irrespective of authoring

janina: Notes return of programatic transcript for html5 as a possibility for next round of dpub work; but also other digital objects to be associated with streaming media

Explicit Review Requests - https://github.com/w3c/a11y-request/issues

Digital Publishing WAI-ARIA Module 1.1 and Digital Publishing Accessibility API Mappings 1.1

<Roy> - TR dpub aria: https://www.w3.org/TR/2023/WD-dpub-aria-1.1-20230222/

<Roy> - TR dpub aam: https://www.w3.org/TR/2023/WD-dpub-aam-1.1-20230223/

<Roy> - Horizontal Review request: w3c/a11y-request#55

matatk: still looking ...

Multi-Screen Window Placement

<Roy> - TR: https://www.w3.org/TR/window-placement/

<Roy> - tracking: https://www.w3.org/WAI/APA/wiki/Multi-Screen_Window_Placement

<Roy> - Horizontal Review request: w3c/a11y-request#45

matatk: believes Mike sent email to list?

<matatk> https://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/public-apa/2023Mar/0006.html

<matatk> https://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/public-apa/2023Mar/0007.html

<Roy> w3c/a11y-request#45

Web of Things (WoT) Profile

<Roy> - TR: https://www.w3.org/TR/2023/WD-wot-profile-20230118/

<Roy> - tracking: https://www.w3.org/WAI/APA/wiki/Web_of_Things_(WoT)_Profile

<Roy> - Horizontal Review request: w3c/a11y-request#54

A11y Review Comment Tracker - https://w3c.github.io/horizontal-issue-tracker/?repo=w3c/a11y-review

CSS Update (Paul) - https://github.com/w3c/css-a11y/issues

[discussion of open trackbots, we need to close soon!]

Actions Checkin (Specs) - https://www.w3.org/WAI/APA/track/actions/open

spoken presentation

matatk: Notes we're following up with ARIA regarding their proposal, noting that it does not support all of our critical reqs

paul: In parallel we will canvas AT vendors on SSML approach--we have two to choose among


<matatk> Also more at: w3c/pronunciation

Dangling Spec Review Cleanup - https://www.w3.org/WAI/APA/wiki/Category:Spec_Review_Assigned

Task Force & Deliverables Updates

Other Business

Be done

Minutes manually created (not a transcript), formatted by scribe.perl version 210 (Wed Jan 11 19:21:32 2023 UTC).


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All speakers: Fazio, janina, matatk, paul

Active on IRC: Fazio, Fredrik, janina, Lionel_Wolberger, matatk, PaulG, Roy