Member Testimonials

W3C Members show their support for standards and for W3C through a variety of means, including participation in groups, sponsorship of events, chairing groups, and implementing specifications. This page lists testimonials from Members that circulate on the W3C home page. Each Member name below links to an up-to-date version of the W3C home page that features that Member's testimonial permanently. See also testimonials that accompany W3C press releases.

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51Degrees provides a one-stop-shop for real-time data services, with open source APIs for device detection, geolocation, and more. We are members of W3C to protect the vision of One Web for the sake of users and organizations all around the world. Contact 51Degrees

W3C Member since 21 April 2020.

Accessibility Foundation

The Accessibility Foundation is an expertise center providing information, research, Web evaluation and training in the field of accessibility of Web sites and Web applications to companies and governments. We are committed to the development of Web accessibility standards at W3C. Contact Accessibility Foundation

W3C Member since 1 July 2001.

ADA Site Compliance

ADA Site Compliance is founded on the principles to make the digital world a better and more inclusive place for all. Our team of ADA web accessibility and compliance experts partner with clients to develop, remediate, and maintain multimedia assets. Contact ADA Site Compliance


Adobe revolutionizes how the world engages with ideas and information - anytime, anywhere and through any medium. As a leading provider of best-in-class Web technologies, Adobe actively supports the development of W3C standards promoting global interoperability. Contact Adobe

W3C Member since 1 October 1994.

Altova GmbH

Altova accelerates development and integration projects with software solutions that enhance productivity and maximize results. Altova is an active member of the W3C and is committed to delivering standards-based platform-independent development solutions that are powerful, affordable, and easy to use. Contact Altova GmbH

W3C Member since 26 October 2000.

Ayuntamiento de Zaragoza

Among his commitments: Providing access to the highest number of people, regardless their personal limitations linked to their surrounding environment. Management System, certified by AENOR is based on the accomplishment of the W3c's standards and technology. Municipal Website Office. Contact Ayuntamiento de Zaragoza

W3C Member since 3 January 2006.

British Broadcasting Corporation

The BBC is the world's largest broadcasting organisation whose mission is to enrich people's lives with programmes that inform, educate and entertain. It is a public service broadcaster, established by a Royal Charter and funded by UK households. Contact British Broadcasting Corporation

W3C Member since 29 May 1998.

Bureau of Internet Accessibility

BoIA has been helping eliminate the digital divide since 2001. We partner with our clients, working as the accessibility and WCAG 2.0 A/AA expert on their team to help them succeed in reaching and maintaining ADA compliance for their multimedia presence. Contact Bureau of Internet Accessibility


The Centrum voor Wiskunde en Informatica (CWI) is a leading research institute in mathematics and computer science. CWI is active in several W3C Working Groups and hosts the W3C Benelux Chapter. As the starting point for the European Internet, we are proud to collaborate with W3C. Contact CWI

W3C Member since 15 August 1995.

Deutsche Nationalbibliothek (DNB)

The German National Library is Germany's central archival library. We collect, document and archive all publications and sound recordings issued in Germany since 1913 together with works that were compiled in the German language or relate to Germany. Contact Deutsche Nationalbibliothek (DNB)

W3C Member since 8 January 2008.


EDRLab is a non-profit organization focused on the deployment of open, interoperable and accessible digital publishing technologies in Europe. EDRLab takes part in Publishing@w3c on a future EPUB 4 standard, at the confluence of publishing and web needs. Contact EDRLab

W3C Member since 5 July 2016.

Electronics and Telecommunications Research Institute (ETRI)

Established in 1976, ETRI is a non-profit government-funded research organization in Korea. ETRI has successfully developed information technologies on the Web such as ezOWL (visual Editor of OWL), and ETRI is committed to use W3C Technologies in its developments. ETRI is also the home of the W3C Korean Chapter. Contact Electronics and Telecommunications Research Institute (ETRI)

W3C Member since 1 July 2001.


Founded in 1876, Ericsson is the largest supplier of mobile communications systems in the world. Supporting all major standards for wireless communication, Ericsson is committed to the use and development of W3C Recommendations to continue mobilizing the World Wide Web. Contact ERICSSON

W3C Member since 1 February 1996.

Evident Point Software

As a leading provider of commercial eReading software solutions and one of major contributors to Readium Open Source development, Evident Point is excited to keep working on the advancement of EPUB 3 and Open Web standards as a W3C member. Contact Evident Point Software


FinanzNachrichten.de is the leading German speaking finance Website for financial news about shares, stock markets and economy. FinanzNachrichten.de as W3C member wants to take an active role in the further development of user friendly platform technologies for online media. Contact FinanzNachrichten.de

Foundation for Research and Technology - Hellas(FORTH)

ICS-FORTH has an established tradition of internationally acknowledged excellence in conducting basic and applied research in the fields of information and telecommunications technologies. It represents Greece in ERCIM, and also hosts the W3C Greece Chapter. Contact Foundation for Research and Technology - Hellas(FORTH)

W3C Member since 19 June 1995.

Fraunhofer Gesellschaft

The Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft undertakes applied contract research in all fields of engineering sciences. Fraunhofer works with W3C to contibute to the development of Web technologies which are the base of many of our research activities. Contact Fraunhofer Gesellschaft


Geonovum is the National Spatial Data Infrastructure (NSDI) executive committee in the Netherlands. At W3C we devote ourselves to unlocking the power of spatial data by bridging the gap between OGC’s spatial standards and W3C webstandards. Contact Geonovum

W3C Member since 30 June 2017.

German Research Center for Artificial Intelligence (DFKI) Gmbh

DFKI is one of the largest nonprofit contract research institutes worldwide in the field of innovative software technology based on Artificial Intelligence methods. DFKI is committed to the use of W3C standards in research and development. Contact German Research Center for Artificial Intelligence (DFKI) Gmbh

W3C Member since 3 April 2001.

GFT IT Consulting S.L.U

Adesis Netlife, via its accessibility and usability division, Accedis, offers extensive experience in the development and ongoing support of internet projects that comply with all W3C standards and accessibility guidelines. Contact GFT IT Consulting S.L.U

W3C Member since 3 January 2007.

Hitachi, Ltd.

Hitachi has long experience in both OT(operational technology) and IT. Towards the IoT era, this is something to be proud of. Hitachi understands the importance of standardization to make the world seamlessly connected, and strongly supports W3C's activities. Contact Hitachi, Ltd.

W3C Member since 1 July 2015.


Dedicated to open source and the open web since 2001, Igalia works with the W3C to both create and implement the next generation of web standards. We believe that open specifications like those that the W3C produces are vital to a free and egalitarian web. Contact Igalia

W3C Member since 13 November 2013.

Institut National de Recherche en Informatique et en Automatique (INRIA)

Inria is a founding member of W3C. Inria is the french national research institute dedicated to digital sciences, addressing scientific and technological challenges in IT and playing an active role in technology transfer. Inria was also the European host of W3C until 2002 and actively contributes to W3C groups and activities. Contact Institut National de Recherche en Informatique et en Automatique (INRIA)

W3C Member since 27 April 1995.

Inswave Systems Co., Ltd.

Inswave Systems Co., Ltd. is a software company that develops web standard based HTML5 UI platform. We support for W3C and in the path of making a better world of web standard by supporting freedom of web application and accessibility. Contact Inswave Systems Co., Ltd.

Internet Academy

Internet Academy has provided practical and intensive Web development courses based on solid fundamentals since 1995. As a leading school of Web technologies, Internet Academy supports W3C, especially developer relations activities, and spreads the Web around the world. Contact Internet Academy

W3C Member since 17 February 2012.

Loongson Technology Corporation Limited

Loongson is a general processor design company. The main products include small CPU for special field, medium CPU for industrial control, big CPU for desktop and server applications. Loongson will focus on WebAssembly, Web Platform Testing, Browser Testing Tools, etc. Contact Loongson Technology Corporation Limited

W3C Member since 29 March 2019.

MITRE Corporation

A nonprofit public interest organization, MITRE works with the US government to apply systems engineering and advanced technology to issues of critical national importance. One of the W3C's founding Members, MITRE is strongly committed to open, vendor-neutral Web standards. Contact MITRE Corporation

Mitsue-Links Co., Ltd.

Mitsue-Links, leading client's businesses to sustainable development, is one of Japan's leading communication design companies. We provide Web Solutions in adherence with the spirit of W3C, such as Web Standard Conformance Service and Accessibility Consulting Service. Contact Mitsue-Links Co., Ltd.

W3C Member since 27 April 2004.

NEC Corporation

NEC Corporation is a leader in the integration of IT and network technologies. We provide combinations of products and solutions that benefit businesses and people around the world. We support the W3C's open, consensus-driven process and cutting-edge technology standards. Contact NEC Corporation

Nice Sophia Antipolis University

Université Côte d'Azur is a group of higher education institutions recently created on the Côte d'Azur. It brings together the main actors of higher education and research on the Côte d'Azur. Contact Nice Sophia Antipolis University

W3C Member since 15 June 2015.


"Oushu" is a database and AI company founded by the team that originally created Apache HAWQ. HAWQ is a popular MPP database engine sitting on Hadoop HDFS. Most Oushu members from big data companies, such as Oracle, Teradata and EMC/Pivotal. Contact Oushu

W3C Member since 17 February 2020.


Peer5 solves the peak streaming problem for OTT services and large enterprises. We operate a WebRTC-based peer-to-peer CDN that enables infinite video delivery. Contact Peer5

Pluto VR

Pluto’s purpose is to help humanity transcend physical location. Pluto is a communications service that allows people to communicate and interact as if they are in person. Pluto is participating in Accessibility, WebXR and WebRTC Web Real-Time Communications Working Groups. Contact Pluto VR

W3C Member since 7 January 2019.


Profium develops Profium Sense which is a graph database that uses AI to enrich the graph with more properties and connections. Profium Sense is based on semantic technologies from W3C. Contact Profium

W3C Member since 29 August 2000.

Saixin Financial Technology Research Institute Co., Ltd

Saixin (Jiangbei new district Nanjing) Financial Technology Research Institute Co., Ltd. is jointly established and operated by Nanjing Jiangbei new district Central Area government and Jiangsu provincial investment fund managing institution Jiangsu Enchanting Asset Management Co., Ltd Contact Saixin Financial Technology Research Institute Co., Ltd

W3C Member since 28 July 2020.

Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd. is a global leader in semiconductor, telecommunication, digital media, and digital convergence technology. Samsung Electronics supports W3C recommendations in our products and continues to the explosion of Web technology in our business. Contact Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd. Contact Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

W3C Member since 31 December 2006.

Syncro Soft

Syncro Soft encourages the adoption of the W3C standards. Its main product, oXygen XML Editor, is an integrated development environment supporting a large number of W3C standards including XML, XSLT, XML Schema and XQuery. Contact Syncro Soft

University of Edinburgh

The School of Informatics at the University of Edinburgh is a world leader in research and teaching in Computer Science, Artificial Intelligence and Cognitive Science. W3C technologies are both used and studied here, and we are proud to contribute to their development. Contact University of Edinburgh

W3C Member since 10 August 1998.

University of Southampton

The School of Electronics and Computer Science at Southampton is a world-leading centre of excellence for research, teaching, enterprise and innovation in Computer Science, Electronics and Electrical Engineering. We host major national research initiatives applying and developing W3C technologies. Contact University of Southampton

W3C Member since 12 March 1998.

Xeon & Partners

Xeon & Partners is a professional law firm which provides transnational business law services. We are committed to make XEON contribution to “Localization of Foreign Companies and Globalization of Chinese Companies” . We will actively contribute to W3C groups and activities. Contact Xeon & Partners

W3C Member since 31 July 2020.