SC34 N 339

Document Description and Processing Languages


Draft Agenda for the ISO/IEC JTC1/SC34 Meeting, 07-11 December 2002,
Baltimore, Maryland, USA


Secretariat, ISO/IEC JTC1/SC34 



Document Type:

Draft Agenda


For information. Any additions should be submitted to the SC34 Secretariat as soon as possible. 

Summary of major points:

The ISO/IEC JTC1/SC34 Meeting will be held at the following venue:

The Baltimore Convention Center
One West Pratt Street
Baltimore, Maryland 21201
ph: +1 410-649-7000
fax:+1 410-649-7008
web site:
e-mail: [email protected]

This meeting will be held during the week of the
XML Conference & Exposition 2002

Hotel and general information is enclosed. Please make hotel reservations as soon as possible.

SC34 National Bodies and Liaison Organizations are instructed to provide the SC34 Secretariat with the names of all delegates attending the plenary by 15 November 2002.

Also, please note that all additions to the agenda should be requested prior to the meetings in order to ensure that all documentation can be provided to the delegates upon their arrival at the meetings. 


28 October 2002

Action ID:

For Information


P & L Members, SC Chairman, WG Conveners


Draft Agenda for December 2002 Meetings

Meeting of ISO/IEC JTC1/SC34

Document Description and Processing Languages

Please note that the JTC1/SC34 Plenary will meet as follows:

Opening Plenary:
Saturday, 07 December, 0900-1300 h

Closing Plenary:
Wednesday, 11 December, 1930-2000 h

1. Opening of meeting (0900)

2. Roll call of Delegates

3. Appointment of Drafting Committee

4. Adoption of the Agenda

Document: SC34 N 339

5. Chairman's Remarks

6. Secretariat's Remarks

Document: SC34 N 340* 

7. Reports of ISO/IEC Liaisons
(Specific ISO/IEC liaisons will be added to the agenda upon receipt of written contributions to the Plenary).

8. Reports of External Liaisons

(Specific ISO/IEC liaisons will be added to the agenda upon receipt of written contributions to the Plenary).

9. Reports of Working Groups

(Written Reports to be submitted by WG Conveners prior to the Plenary.)

9.1. Working Group 1 - Markup Languages (Convener: C. Goldfarb)

Document: *

9.2. Working Group 2 - Information Presentation (Convener: Y. Komachi)

Document: *

9.3. Working Group 3 - Information Association (Convener: S. Pepper)

Document: *

10. ISO/IEC JTC1 Activities of Interest to SC34

11. Approval of Programme of Work and Target Dates

12. Review and Approval of SC34 Meeting Calendar

13. Other Business

14. Approval of Resolutions

15. Adjournment

*To be circulated prior to the meeting

NOTE: WG Conveners should have documents which will be needed for the closing plenary ready for duplication at noon on Thursday and should be ready to indicate to the full working group at that time what items will be presented for decision (recommendations, liaison statements).


Hotel Reservations:


Wyndham Baltimore Inner Harbor
101 West Fayette Street
Baltimore, Maryland 21201
ph. +1 410-752-1100
fax: +1 410-752-0832
web site:
special rates: $129.00/single or $149.00/double
directions: see #11 on map

Renaissance Harborplace Hotel
202 East Pratt Street
Baltimore, MD 21202
ph: +1 410-547-1200
fax: +1 410-539-5780
web site:
special rate: $135.00/single or double
directions: see #17 on map

Sheraton Inner Harbor Hotel Baltimore
300 South Charles Street
Baltimore, MD 21201
ph: +1 410-962-8300
fx: +1 410-962-8211
web site:
special rate: $131.00/single or double
directions: see #19 on map

To Receive the Special Rate

Please make your reservations directly with your preferred hotel. To obtain the conference rate, you must identify yourself as an:

"XML 2002 Conference Registrant"

The cut off date for these special group rates is November 6, 2002. Reservations made after this date will be based on space availability only.



Information on Baltimore: