Agenda
XML Working Group
Wednesday, October 17, 2001


Location:  Auditorium, GSA headquarters, 18th & F Streets, N.W., Washington, D.C.  (The closest Metro station is Farragut West on the blue and orange lines.)

Note:  XML Query vendors are invited to use the template at
http://lcweb.loc.gov/crsinfo/xml/xml_search_engines_template.html to make our stakeholders aware of their applications.  Submissions received thus far are available at:  http://lcweb.loc.gov/iug/xml/xml_search_engine_vendors.html
[6/25/02 Editor's note:  These links have been deactivated since the Library of Congress no longer plans to maintain them.  Readers are invited instead to visit the W3C's listing at http://www.w3.org/XML/Query#implementations.]


9:00 Co-Chairs & Participants 
Announcements & Approval of Minutes
9:15 XML Query
Jeff Griffith, Congressional Research Service, Library of Congress
Opening Remarks

Paul Cotton, W3C XML Query Language Working Group, Microsoft
Introduction to the W3C XML Query Language Working Group and XQuery, the XML query language it is developing.

Jonathan Robie, W3C XML Query Language Working Group, Software AG
XQuery Demonstration

10:30 Break
10:45 Pat Case, Congressional Research Service, Library of Congress
Library of Congress Use Cases and Recommendations for Text Operators and Functions
11:30 Co-Chairs & Participants 
Discussion of xml.gov, upcoming meeting agendas, and strategic plans
noon Adjourn

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