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Re[2]: The IPO?

From: Kate Seelman <Kate_Seelman@ed.gov>
Date: Tue, 10 Jun 1997 13:21:07 -0400
Message-ID: <39d8dd70@ed.gov>
To: w3c-wai-ig@w3.org
     
In your memo, you indicate that the funding is from NSF and EC.  Actually, the 
funding is from NIDRR, NSF and EC.  Perhaps you would correct it?  Thanks.

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Subject: Re: The IPO? 
Author:  w3c-wai-ig@w3.org at Internet
Date:    6/10/97 3:18 PM


     
> I am sure that many of us would be interested in getting a brief update on 
> the status of the WAI's International Programme Office.  Can anybody
> comment on this?
     
After discussing with my management what can be said in this forum, I 
believe I can report the following:
     
- We have made an offer and are negotiating with a particular candidate 
- We are waiting for the checks from industry to arrive
- We are waiting for firm start dates from the NSF and the EC funding
- We will need to raise additional money, both from industry and governments 
- There will be a small steering committee consisting of individuals chosen
  by industrial supporters and government funding agencies to advise the IPO 
  director.
     
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