W3C

Privacy Interest Group (PING)

  • Chairs: Christine Runnegar and Tara Whalen
  • Team Contact: Sam Weiler

The Privacy Interest Group monitors ongoing privacy issues that affect the Web, investigates potential areas for new privacy work, and provides guidelines and advice for addressing privacy in standards development, including privacy considerations in specifications.

Meeting Information

  • Next call: 13 September 2018, 9am PT, 12pm ET. Times in other regions
  • WebEx coordinates require a W3C login and that you be be a member of the IG or of W3C. If you have trouble accessing the coordinates, join the IRC channel, identify yourself, and ask that someone send them to you in a private IRC message. Alternatively, send an email to the team contact.
  • WebEx FAQ


  • Please also join us on IRC on the #privacy channel:
  • Server: irc.w3.org
  • Username: <your name>
  • Port: 6667 or 6665
  • Channel: #privacy

Joining the group

Use the links in the sidebar. If you’re new to W3C, first create a W3C account. Non-members of W3C may then join the IG as public Invited Experts

Minutes of Past meetings

Ongoing work

  • Privacy reviews
  • Fingerprinting Guidance


This page is maintained in Github at https://github.com/w3c/ping/blob/master/index.md