Hosted by Xalgorithms Foundation, Working Groups convene people to solve a class of problem though the practical application of the Data With Direction Specification (DWDS).

Each Working Group operates for the purposes and within the scope documented in its written charter.

Participants may be from business, government, academic and/or not-for-profit organizations, as well as informal civil society communities. Others participate as interested individuals.

The governance style of Xalgorithms-hosted Working Groups is modelled upon on the practices of Internet Engineering Task Force (IETF) Working Groups: