Who We Are

The World Wide Web Consortium (W3C) is an international community where Member organizations, a full-time staff, and the public work together to develop Web standards. Led by Web inventor and Director Tim Berners-Lee and CEO Jeffrey Jaffe, W3C's mission is to lead the Web to its full potential. Contact W3C for more information.
GCC (Gulf Cooperation Council) chapter is located in Kuwait. It covers the gulf region countries including Saudi Arabia, Kuwait, UAE, Qatar, Bahrain and Oman. Main objective of the chapter is to facilitate the process of joining W3C as official members from various organizations including governmental and private sectors in addition to NGOs. The chapter also plays important roles in the region by delivering awareness sessions/workshops and conferences/forums for the society and professionals that support W3C goals and focus on Web standards. The chapter is considered a major link between W3C head office and the GCC region.


  • 2020 GCC forum

    2nd GCC Forum

    2nd GCC Forum held in Kuwait with subjects in accesibility and cybersecurity.

  • TPAC Vancouver 2020

    The W3C Technical Plenary and Advisory Committee Meetings (TPAC) brings together W3C technical groups, the Advisory Board, the TAG and the Advisory Committee for an exciting week of coordinated work. The benefit of face to face meetings and discussions is invaluable

  • IoT Tech Expo Global 2021

    Exploring the latest innovations within the Internet of Things and covering the impact it has on many industries including manufacturing, transport, supply chain, logistics, automotive, construction, government, energy, utilities, insurance, healthcare and retail, this conference is not to be missed.

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How to Join

W3C Members lead the development of Web standards and work with technology leaders in a respected, vendor-neutral forum. Learn how your organization can take a Web leadership role as a W3C Member or participate in a way best-suited to your organization's needs.
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