Re: WAI EOWG Agenda, April 2


Yes, good idea. I think I need to put some of this info on multiple slides,
and spell it out more.


At 06:47 AM 4/3/99 -0800, Robert Neff wrote:
>Here is a comment on slide 8.  This slide says, "major sponsors include: US
>NSF, US DOE NIDRR, EC TIDE, Government of Canada, IBM/Lotus, Microsoft "
>Do we need to add the accronym tag and suggest this should be written as,
>"major sponsors include: U.S. NSF, U.S. D.O.E.  "  What about the other
>Acronyms?  I would even consider spelling out NSF and DOE.  Periods need to
>be used on acronyms, because if the pwWebSpeak and other browsers are not
>set up to read "US" as United States, it will read it as 'us''; it will try
>to pronounce 'NSF" and will pronounce 'DOE" as the female deer, 'doe'.
>I remember the first time i used pwWebSpeak to test the site at Dpetartment
>of Labor, the accronym 'DOL' was pronounced doll!
>Also, may want to look elsewhere on the slides where we use accronyms.
>-----Original Message-----
>From: Judy Brewer <>
>To: <>
>Date: Thursday, April 01, 1999 7:54 PM
>Subject: WAI EOWG Agenda, April 2
>>WAI EOWG, Agenda for April 2, 1999
>> Time: 8:30 a.m. - 10:00 a.m. US EST
>> Phone bridge: US: +1 (617) 252-1038
>>1) Outreach & Updates
>>- presentations given, presentations upcoming, key events to cover, etc.
>>2) Review of draft "WAI Overview" on-line presentation
>>- <>
>>- clear? sufficiently self-explanatory?
>>- useful? engaging/annoying? major gaps?
>>3) Review of FAQ draft (by phone only, not circulating)
>>4) Exploration of "templates" idea in lieu (at least temporarily) of demo
>>- look at "W3C Core Styles" <>
>>- is it possible for us to do something similar for accessiblity?
>>- if so, what would be in the series?
>>- development time & resources?
>>5) Collection of reliable public sites
>>- nominations?
>>- feasibility of identifying, maintaining?
>>6) Review of materials priorities & status over the next month
>>[tentative only!!]
>>- press FAQ
>>- curriculum: WCAG
>>- curriculum: WAI Overview
>>- tech note: CSS
>>- tech note: HTML
>>- tech note: SMIL
>>- general ref: core note
>>- ??general ref: business case
>>- ??demos: demo sites or templates
>>- film: RNIB film
>>- ??webcast: moving it onto a Web site
>>- resource page: alternative browsers
>>- resource page: clean up reference page
>>- resource page: events calendar
>>- hard copy: reprints of literature stuffers
>>- ??hard copy: bookmarks? (IC: English/French back-to-back)
>>- ??hard copy: brochures (??)
>>- ?translations: coordination
>>- ??reporting tool
>>7) Next meetings
>>- on EOWG home page <>
>>Judy Brewer    +1.617.258.9741
>>Director, Web Accessibility Initiative (WAI) International Program Office
>>World Wide Web Consortium (W3C)
>>MIT/LCS Room NE43-355, 545 Technology Square, Cambridge, MA,  02139,  USA
Judy Brewer    +1.617.258.9741
Director, Web Accessibility Initiative (WAI) International Program Office
World Wide Web Consortium (W3C)
MIT/LCS Room NE43-355, 545 Technology Square, Cambridge, MA,  02139,  USA

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