Personalization Accessibility Task Force (Personalization Semantics Task Force)
of the APA WG

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Personalization Overview

Personalization Overview provides an overview of the overall personalization technique in W3C.

Personalization Video

There is also a short personalization technical video available, it demonstrates a semantic overlay approach to enable user driven personalization, eg. the association of user-preferred symbols with elements having those personalization semantics.

Meetings and Communication

The Personalization Task Force conducts its work using a variety of synchronous and asynchronous tools. The communication page provides details about:

These tools are used by participants of the Task Force. For ways non-participants can contribute, see how to contribute to the Working Group and file comments.


Meeting Minutes

Minutes from previous meetings are available.

Mailing Lists

The Personalization Semantics Task Force uses the mailing list (mailing list archives) for email discussion. Participants are automatically added to the mailing list when they become a participant of the Task Force.

Current Work

See the wiki for current planning and draft documents.


The Personalization Task Force published four documents as follow:

See also the Personalization Semantics Task Force GitHub repository.

How to Comment, Contribute, and Participate

To join the Personalization Semantics Task Force, individuals must be participants of the APA WG. Participants are expected to actively contribute to the work of the Task Force. If you are interested in participating in the Personalization Semantics Task Force, please send e-mail to: Lionel Wolberger, Sharon Snider and include a little bit about what you’re interested in and how you think that you may be able to contribute to the Task Force. Then follow the APA Working Group participation procedures to join the Working Group, and once you have joined ask Ruoxi Ran (Roy) to add you to the task force.

To contribute without joining the task force, see the APA Working Group contribute page for general instructions. To contribute to documents under development, see how to contribute to the source repository directly.

Current participants in the Personalization Semantics Task Force.

Administrative Information

The Personalization Accessibility Task Force (Personalization Semantics Task Force) is a Task Force of the Accessible Platform Architectures (APA) Working Group. It assists this Working Group to mature Personalization Semantics 1.0 and to incubate personalization as an approach to meeting accessibility user requirements across W3C.

Facilitator and Contacts

Work Statement

The Personalization Accessibility Task Force Work Statement defines the initial objective, scope, approach, and participation of the Task Force.

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