R. Alexander Milowski
School of Information Management and Systems, University of California, Berkeley, Smallx Consulting, LLC
United States of America
Alex Milowski has been involved in the development of XML and SGML technologies since 1990 - starting with the development of SGML systems for producing EDGAR filings for the SEC. He was involved with the development of XML from the very start and participated on the W3C's committees for XSL and XML Schemas as well as many others. He's the author the of W3C Note on XML Messaging and co-author of W3C Note on SOX (Schema for Object-oriented XML). In 1995 he founded a company called Copernican Solutions--which developed SGML and XML technologies for software systems--and was later acquired, via Veo Systems, by Commerce One. Most recently, he was CTO for Markup Technology, a developer of XML pipelining technology. Currently, he is a member of the advisory board for the Center for Document Engineering at University of California, Berkeley and consults on applications of XML.