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Re: CFC - Focus for Working Group

From: Shawn Lauriat <lauriat@google.com>
Date: Thu, 21 Feb 2019 10:01:11 -0500
Message-ID: <CAGQw2hnZSPrZNKz6=2AD26hEwF8aFEDiqwN+0Zb1EHfqmZTLDQ@mail.gmail.com>
To: Katie Haritos-Shea <ryladog@gmail.com>
Cc: Marc Johlic <marc.johlic@gmail.com>, Andrew Kirkpatrick <akirkpat@adobe.com>, WCAG <w3c-wai-gl@w3.org>
-1

This seems far too premature to have so much focus shift to Silver when we
still lack consensus on the Requirements of what the first incarnation of
Silver should accomplish, let alone a project plan for how to handle that
kind of an influx of additional folks.

-Shawn

On Wed, Feb 20, 2019, 9:50 PM Katie Haritos-Shea <ryladog@gmail.com> wrote:

> -1
> I have already made the point on the calls. However, I can live with the
> decision IF I am the only person who does not wish to see our efforts split
> and Silver delayed.
>
> On Wed, Feb 20, 2019, 2:46 PM Marc Johlic <marc.johlic@gmail.com> wrote:
>
>> +1 to the proposed schedule
>>
>> -Marc
>>
>> On Tue, Feb 19, 2019 at 3:33 PM Andrew Kirkpatrick <akirkpat@adobe.com>
>> wrote:
>>
>>> Call For Consensus — ends Friday February 22nd at 3:30pm Boston time.
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>> The Working Group has discussed how to focus the efforts of the group
>>> over the next 12-24 months and the proposal is that the WG can address the
>>> short-term need for improvements to Techniques and Understanding and begin
>>> to ramp-up work within the Working Group on Silver as well as commit to a
>>> WCAG 2.2, which will avoid the possibility of a large gap in time between
>>> the June 2018 WCAG 2.1 and Silver reaching Rec.
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>> *Proposed Schedule*
>>> March 2019-April 2019: 45% Techniques and Understanding, 45% Silver, 10%
>>> WCAG 2.2 (most drafting of new SC in ad hoc groups or TFs)
>>> May 2019-forward: 45% WCAG 2.2, 45% Silver, 10% Techniques and
>>> Understanding maintenance
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>> Survey: https://www.w3.org/2002/09/wbs/35422/WCAG22_yesno/results
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>> Call minutes: https://www.w3.org/2019/02/19-ag-minutes.html#item11
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>> If you have concerns about this proposed consensus position that have
>>> not been discussed already and feel that those concerns result in you “not
>>> being able to live with” this decision, please let the group know before
>>> the CfC deadline.
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>> Thanks,
>>>
>>> AWK
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>> Andrew Kirkpatrick
>>>
>>> Head of Accessibility
>>>
>>> Adobe
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>> akirkpat@adobe.com
>>>
>>> http://twitter.com/awkawk
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