The W3C Advisory Committee has filled four open seats on the W3C Advisory Board. Created in 1998, the Advisory Board provides guidance to the Team on issues of strategy, management, legal matters, process, and conflict resolution. Beginning 1 July 2017, the nine Advisory Board participants are Tantek Çelik (Mozilla), Michael Champion (Microsoft), Virginie Galindo (Gemalto), Jay (Junichi) Kishigami (NTT), Charles McCathie Nevile (Yandex), Natasha Rooney (GSMA), David Singer (Apple), Léonie Watson (The Paciello Group) and Judy Zhu (Alibaba). Many thanks to Chris Wilson (Google), whose term ends this month. Read more about the Advisory Board.