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W3C Weekly News - 1 September 2006

From: Susan Lesch <lesch@w3.org>
Date: Thu, 31 Aug 2006 18:36:57 -0700
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                            W3C Weekly News

                      23 August - 1 September 2006

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XSL-FO 2.0 Requirements Workshop: Call for Participation

  W3C announces the Workshop on Gathering Requirements for Extensible
  Stylesheet Language (XSL) 2.0 to be held 18 October in Heidelberg,
  Germany, hosted by Heidelberger Druckmaschinen AG. The Workshop will
  be held in conjunction with the Print Symposium at the same location.
  Participants will discuss the requirements, features and design of a
  future version of the formatting part of the Extensible Stylesheet
  Language also called XSL-FO. Read about W3C Workshops and the XML
  Activity.

   http://www.w3.org/Style/XSL/2006-Workshop/
   http://www.w3c.de/Events/2006/PrintSymposium_en.html
   http://www.w3.org/2003/08/Workshops/
   http://www.w3.org/XML/

XML Schema 1.1 Structures: Working Draft

  The XML Schema Working Group has released an updated Working Draft
  of "XML Schema 1.1 Part 1: Structures." XML schemas define shared
  markup vocabularies, the structure of XML documents which use those
  vocabularies, and provide hooks to associate semantics with them.
  Simplifications and changes in this draft are to sections on rules for
  checking validity, "all" groups, the PSVI, conformance, fallback for
  lax validation, particles and wildcards, among other revisions. Visit
  the XML home page.

   http://www.w3.org/TR/2006/WD-xmlschema11-1-20060831/
   http://www.w3.org/XML/

CSS Module for Namespaces Updated

  The CSS Working Group has released an updated Working Draft of "CSS
  Module: Namespaces." The @namespace rule is used for declaring the
  default namespace and for binding namespaces to namespace prefixes.
  A syntax is defined that other specifications can adopt for using
  those prefixes in namespace-qualified names. Visit the CSS home
  page.

   http://www.w3.org/TR/2006/WD-css3-namespace-20060828/
   http://www.w3.org/Style/CSS/

W3C Talks in September

  * Kazuyuki Ashimura participates in a panel at FIT2006 on
    6 September in Fukuoka, Japan.
  * Philipp Hoschka presents at MapOS on 7 September in London, UK.
  * Olle Olsson presents at the DFS-ITvet möte on 18 September in
    Stockholm, Sweden.
  * Ivan Herman presents at the Miniseminar om semantisk web on
    20 September in Oslo, Norway.
  * Karl Dubost presents at Paris Web on 22 September in Paris,
    France.
  * Molly E. Holzschlag and Andy Clarke give a tutorial at Web
    Directions on 26 September in Sydney, Australia.
  * On behalf of the W3C Germany and Austria Office, Ivan Herman
    presents at XML-Tage on 27 September in Berlin, Germany.

   Browse upcoming W3C appearances and events, also available as
   an RSS channel.

    http://www.w3.org/Talks/

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