[webappsec] TPAC registration is open!

On behalf of Coralie:

Registration for TPAC is now open:

   26-30 October
   Sapporo Convention Center
   Sapporo, Japan

WebAppSec is scheduled to meet on THURSDAY

We invite all TPAC participants to:

1) Register (see below).

2) Make your hotel reservation. W3C has arranged a discount room rate from
23-30 October 2015
    Please reserve by 26 September to benefit from the discount rate.
    The hotel booking links are expected to be active later this month.

For more information about the venue and four hotel options, see:

Please direct questions to w3t-tpregister@w3.org.

Thank you,

Coralie Mercier
Acting Head of W3C Marketing & Communications


There is a daily registration fee. The per person, per day fee is:

  * 85 USD if registration and payment are completed by 7 October 2015.
  * 170 USD otherwise.

As in the past, registration is a two-step process:

1) A WBS form for meeting and dietary information

2) A payment system

For more information about registration fees and the payment system, see

Please note that registration is not complete until payment has been made.

Plenary Day 2015 (Unconference)

Plenary Day 2015 consists of:

1) A brief Plenary Session in the morning from approximately 8:30-10:30.
    This will include a panel with Tim Berners-Lee, Jun Murai, and Vint Cerf
    moderated by Jeff Jaffe.

2) Unconference breakouts for TPAC participants.

    We invite attendees to suggest breakout sessions via the wiki:

Advisory Committee Meeting / Group Meeting Overlap

Group Meetings Schedule: Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday:

* 08:30-18:00: Traditional Group ftf meetings
* 12:00-14:00: Lunch (each group will determine their lunch time)
* 15:00-18:00: Unstructured time (for those groups that so choose)

Some groups have requested guidance on when to allocate Unstructured time
to break into parallel informal discussions within their groups, for more
cross-group conversation, or for more hallway conversation.

We encourage groups to have these informal discussions overlap the AC
meeting to minimize hard conflicts for AC reps, and we encourage all
groups to schedule their unstructured time at the same time, thus creating
more opportunities for interaction.

This year we have scheduled the AC Meeting towards the end of the day from
15:00 to 18:00 on Tuesday and Thursday afternoon. We hope this will
minimize the likelihood of conflicts with group meetings.

AC Representatives who would also like unstructured time within their
Groups have the opportunity to use Monday and Friday and thus avoid
conflict with the AC meeting.

TPAC 2015 Meeting feedback will help us determine the 2016 structure.

Remote participation

Groups may request telephone access for remote participants. We plan to
use MIT's webex system as we have done for the past two AC Meetings.

If you plan to attend the Advisory Committee Meeting remotely, please let
us know on acregister@w3.org as the number of requests may play a role in
the level of service we provide.

IRC is available for all meetings.

Received on Friday, 19 June 2015 21:43:38 UTC