TC45, the Ecma technical committee organized to create the Ecma document format standard, held its first meeting in Brussels, Belgium on December 15, 2005. The standard is based on a draft technical specification submitted by Apple, Barclays Capital, BP, the British Library, Essilor, Intel Corporation, Microsoft, NextPage Inc., Statoil ASA and Toshiba.
Link to Ecma announcement of the first TC45 technical committee meeting.
Link to the programme of work for TC45.
Link to Brian Jones's blog post about the meeting.