UTC 120 & INCITS Subgroup L2 217 Joint Meeting
Redmond, WA -- August 10-14, 2009
Hosted by Microsoft

Meeting Logistical Information
Last updated: August 14, 2009

UTC Plenary meeting times:

    Monday, August 10            10:30 am to 5:30 pm  
    Tuesday, August 11            9:30 am to 5:30 pm
    Wednesday, August 12       9:30 am to 5:30 pm
    Thursday, August 13          9:30 am to 5:30 pm
    Friday, August 14               9:30 am to 3:00 pm

L2 Plenary meeting time:
    Friday, August 14               3 pm to 5 pm

Scheduled activities:

Agenda Item


Day and Time (PDT)

Call-in Information
E South Asian Muller
Monday, 10:30 am
Toll-Free (US & Canada): 866-500-6738
Toll: 203-480-8000
Participant Pass code: 741167
E.2 Grantha
Ganesan, et al
Tuesday, 10:00 am
see above
D. Symbols
Tuesday, 1:00 pm
see above
B.5.2 IDNA
Wednesday, 9:45 am
see above
B.10.6 Proposed Update UAX #14: Unicode Line Breaking Algorithm Henninger
Wednesday, 2:00 pm
see above
C.9 Miao Script
Wednesday, 5:00 pm
see above
B.13.8 Manichean
Pournader, Anderson
Thursday, 2:00 pm
see above

Ad  Hoc Meetings:

Ad Hoc Subject Person Day and Time (PST) Location Call-in Information

Related meetings:



Day and Time (PST)

Location Call-in Information
Unicode Officers meeting
Davis, et al
Tuesday, lunch

Unicode Locales - CLDR
Davis, Edberg
Wednesday, 8 am

TC Procedures posted at: http://www.unicode.org/consortium/tc-procedures.html

A. Administrative Issues

A.1 UTC membership roll call
  A.1.1 Call for proxies
  A.1.2 Roll call

A.2 Declaration of joint meeting

A.3 Registration of new documents

A.4 Approval of joint meeting agenda [L2/09-224]
  Latest version of this document

A.5 Minutes and action items
  A.5.1 Approval of minutes
    A.5.1.1 Joint Meeting UTC 119/L2 216 [L2/09-104R]
  A.5.2  Action Items
    A.5.2.1 Review of open action items [L2/SD2]
    A.5.2.2 Recently closed action items [L2/09-229]
  Minutes publicly posted at http://www.unicode.org/unicode/consortium/utc-minutes.html

A.6 Calendar review
  UTC 121/L2 218 - November 2-6, 2009, Cupertino, host Apple, Annual Members Mtg
  UTC 122/L2 219 - February 1-5, 2010, Mountain View, host Unicode
  UTC 123/L2 220 - May 10-14, 2010, San Jose, host Adobe
  UTC 124/L2 221 - August 9-13, 2010, Redmond, host Microsoft

  Calendar posted at http://www.unicode.org/unicode/timesens/calendar.html

A.7 Letter ballot review

A.8 Schedule ad hoc meetings

A.9 Membership update

B. Liaison Reports and Technical Topics

B.1  WG2
  B.1.1 Meeting reports
    B.1.1.1 Convenor's report [Ksar]
    B.1.1.2 Liaison report
Unicode liaison report to WG2 (WG2 N3642) [Constable]
      B. SC2 liaison report
    B.1.1.3 IR's meeting report [Anderson]
B.1.2 WG2 action items [Umamaheswaran, L2/09-235]
  B.1.3 WG2 minutes and resolutions
    B.1.3.1 Resolutions of WG2 meeting 54 [WG2, L2/09-194R]
    B.1.3.2 Unconfirmed minutes of WG2 meeting 54 [Umamaheswaran, L2/09-234]
  B.1.4 Amendments/Ballots
    B.1.4.1  Amendment 5
      B. Extension C Block Definition [Whistler]
    B.1.4.2  Amendment 6
      B. Amendment 6 (SC2 4075) [SC2, L2/09-288]
    B.1.4.3 Amendment 7
      B. Amendment 7 (SC2 4077) [SC2, L2/09-289]
    B.1.4.4 Amendment 8
      B. Amendment 8 (SC2 4078) [SC2, L2/09-287]
      B. Proposal to reallocate eight phonetic subscripts [Iancu, L2/09-195]
    B.1.4.5 B.1.4.5 CD
      B. ISO/IEC CD 10646 (SC2 N4079) [Suignard]
      B. Comments on ISO/IEC CD 10646 (SC2 N4079) [Muller, L2/09-282]
  B.1.5 Consent docket [Whistler]
  B.1.6 Review pipeline characters to ensure all new characters are in ballot comments or a separate document
  B.1.7 Proposed Additions to Principles and Procedures document [Umamaheswaran, L2/09-246]

B.2 SC2/SC22/SC34/SC35/SC36/TC37/SC29/TC12
  B.2.1 Liaison report
  B.2.2 JTC/SC documents
    B.2.2.1 Project subdivision proposal for ISO/IEC 14651: 2007/Amendment 2 [LaBonté, L2/09-216]
    B.2.2.2 Explanatory Report: Revised text for ISO/IEC 14651:2007/FDAM 1, AMENDMENT 1 [SC2, L2/09-217]
    B.2.2.3 Revised text for ISO/IEC 14651:2007/FDAM 1, AMENDMENT 1 [SC2, L2/09-218]
  B.2.3 Report to JTC 1 Chair and JTC 1/SC 2 Chair regarding resolution 34 on African languages [Anderson, L2/09-285]

  B.3.1 Liaison report [Jenkins]
  B.3.2 Source information for CJK Extension D [IRG, L2/09-239]

  B.4.1 Liaison report [Ksar]

  B.5.1 Liaison report [McGowan]
  B.5.2 IDNA

B.6 W3C
  B.6.1 Liaison report [Davis]
  B.6.2 MathML liaison report [Sargent]  

B.7 UC Berkeley Department of Linguistics - Script Encoding Initiative
  B.7.1 Liaison report [Anderson, L2/09-279]

  B.8.1 Liaison report [Kaplan]

B.9 Unicode Locales Project (CLDR)
  B.9.1 Liaison report [Davis]
  B.9.2 Proposal for CLDR to specify preferred character sequences [Edberg, L2/09-264]
  B.9.3 Filtered Languages/Scripts [Davis, L2/09-286]

B.10 Public Review Issues
  B.10.1 Issue 127: Review of Proposed Update Unicode Standard Annex #44: Unicode Character Database
    B.10.1.1 Feedback
      B. General feedback [L2/09-230]
      B. UAX #44 Feedback [Freytag, L2/09-266]
    B.10.1.2 Document for review [Davis, Whistler, L2/09-124]
  B.10.2 Issue 128: Review of Proposed Update Unicode Technical Standard #37: Unicode Ideographic Variation Database
    B.10.2.1 Feedback
      B. General feedback [L2/09-023L2/09-230]
      B. Knightley feedback [L2/09-023R]
    B.10.2.2 Document for review [Muller, L2/09-299]
    B.10.2.3 Background document [Muller, L2/08-394]
  B.10.3 Issue 133:  Review of Proposed Draft Unicode Technical Standard #46: Unicode IDNA Compatible Preprocessing
    B.10.3.1 Feedback
      B. General feedback [L2/09-230]
    B.10.3.2 Document for review [Davis, Suignard, L2/09-024]
  B.10.4 Issue 134: Review of Proposed Update UAX #9: Unicode Bidirectional Algorithm
    B.10.4.1 Feedback
      B. General feedback [L2/09-230]
      B. Proposed Bidi changes [Davis, L2/09-179]
    B.10.4.2 Document for review [Davis, L2/09-126]
  B.10.5 Issue 135: Review of Proposed Update UAX #11: East Asian Width
B.10.5.1 Feedback
      B. General feedback [L2/09-230]
    B.10.5.2 Document for review [Muller, L2/09-127]
  B.10.6 Issue 136: Review of Proposed Update UAX #14: Unicode Line Breaking Algorithm
    B.10.6.1 Feedback
      B. General feedback [L2/09-230]
      B. Proposal to allow line break in “abc .def” or “abc .123” [Edberg, L2/09-263]
      B. Note on LineBreak property values [Davis, Edberg, L2/09-276]
    B.10.6.2 Document for review [Henninger, L2/09-128R]
  B.10.7 Issue 137: Review of Proposed Update UAX #24: Unicode Script Property
B.10.7.1 Feedback
      B. General feedback [L2/09-230]
      B. Suggestions for UAX #24 [Freytag, L2/09-255]
    B.10.7.2 Document for review [Davis, Whistler, L2/09-129]
  B.10.8 Issue 138:  Review of Proposed Update UAX #29: Unicode Text Segmentation 
    B.10.8.1 Feedback
      B. General feedback [L2/09-230]
      B. Grapheme break changes, especially for Thai and Lao [Edberg, L2/09-265]
    B.10.8.2 Document for review [Davis, L2/09-130]
  B.10.9 Issue 139: Review of Proposed Update UAX #31: Unicode Identifier and Pattern Syntax 
    B.10.9.1 Feedback
      B. General feedback [L2/09-230]
    B.10.9.2 Document for review [Davis, L2/09-131R]
  B.10.10 Issue 140: Review of Proposed Update UAX #34: Unicode Named Character Sequences
B.10.10.1 Feedback
      B. General feedback [L2/09-230]
    B.10.10.2 Document for review [Whistler, L2/09-132]
  B.10.11 Issue 141: Review of Proposed Update UAX #38: Unicode Han Database (Unihan)
    B.10.11.1 Feedback
      B. General feedback [L2/09-230]
      B. Comments on Proposed Update UAX #38: Unicode Han Database [Vallois, L2/09-257]
    B.10.11.2 Document for review [Jenkins, Cook, L2/09-133]
  B.10.12 Issue 142: Review of Proposed Update UAX #41: Common References for Unicode Standard Annexes
B.10.12.1 Feedback
      B. General feedback [L2/09-230]
    B.10.12.2 Document for review [Danish, L2/09-134]
  B.10.13 Issue 143: Review of Proposed Update UTS #10: Unicode Collation Algorithm
    B.10.13.1 Feedback
      B. General feedback [L2/09-230]
      B. Discussion and proposal of default Lisu sort order [Hosken, L2/09-247]
    B.10.13.2 Document for review [Davis, Whistler, L2/09-135]
  B.10.14 Issue 144: Review of Proposed Update UAX #42: Unicode Character Database in XML
B.10.14.1 Feedback
      B. General feedback [L2/09-230]
    B.10.14.2 Document for review [Muller, L2/09-136R]
  B.10.15 Issue 145: Review of Proposed Update UAX #15: Unicode Normalization Forms
    B.10.15.1 Feedback
      B. General feedback [L2/09-230]
    B.10.15.2 Document for review [Davis, Dürst, L2/09-137]
  B.10.16 Issue 146: Suggested restructuring of text in Chapter 3 for clarification of Unicode Normalization
B.10.16.1 Feedback
      B. General feedback [L2/09-230]
    B.10.16.2 Document for review [L2/09-138]
    B.10.16.3 Background document [Whistler, L2/09-267]
  B.10.17 Issue 147: Proposed deprecation of U+0673 ARABIC LETTER ALEF WITH WAVY HAMZA BELOW
B.10.17.1 Feedback
      B. General feedback [L2/09-230]
    B.10.17.2 Document for review
  B.10.18 Issue 148: Review of Unicode 5.2.0 Beta
B.10.18.1 Feedback
      B. General feedback [L2/09-230]
      B. Casing related properties
        B. Issues with the new casing related properties in the beta DerivedCoreProperties [Freytag, L2/09-248]
        B. Is_xxx property names [Davis, L2/09-242]
      B. Removing noncharacter code points in C7 [Davis, L2/09-241]
      B. Feedback on Unicode 5.2 beta data files [Priest, L2/09-254]
      B. UCA Beta [Whistler]
      B.10.18.6 Request change name of VEDIC SIGN NIHSHVASA [Sharma, L2/09-298]
    B.10.18.2 Document for review
  B.10.19 Issue 149: Review of Proposed Update UTS #22: Unicode Character Mapping Markup Language (CharMapML)
B.10.19.1 Feedback
      B. General feedback [L2/09-230]
    B.10.19.2 Document for review [Davis, Scherer, L2/09-268]
  B.10.20 Other feedback [L2/09-230]

B.11 Unicode Technical Reports, Standards, and Standard Annexes
  B.11.1 Proposed Draft Unicode Technical Report #47, Korean Processing Transformations
  B.11.2 Formalized invariants [Davis, L2/09-222]
  B.11.3 Unicode Technical Standard #39: Unicode Security Mechanisms
    B.11.3.1 Updated Confusable Data [Davis, L2/09-275]
  B.11.4 Proposed Draft UTS #46 Unicode IDNA Compatible Preprocesssing
    B.11.4.1 Working Draft [Davis, Suignard, L2/09-293]

B.12 Editorial Committee
  B.12.1 Errata
  B.12.2 Editorial Committee report [Whistler]
  B.12.3 Unicode 5.2, 6.0
    B.12.3.1 Approve Unicode 5.2  [Whistler]
B.13 Properties
  B.13.1 Subheads [Davis, L2/09-009]
    B.13.1.1 Maintaining a typology of Unicode characters [Whistler, L2/09-280]
  B.13.2 Placement of Nameslist.html (in UCD or UAX#44)
  B.13.3 Unihan organization [Davis, L2/09-223]
  B.13.4 Personal name validation characters [Davis, L2/09-232R]
  B.13.5 Normalization properties [Davis, L2/09-233]
  B.13.6 Unihan property names [Davis, L2/09-237]
  B.13.7 Rumi numerals: bidi property [Anderson, L2/09-271]
  B.13.8 Specifying Joining Behavior for Manichaean Aleph [Pournader, Anderson, L2/09-284]

B.14 CJK
  B.14.1 Draft IVD registration for Compatibility Characters [Muller, L2/09-290]

B.15 PEP 383
  B.15.1 PEP 383 Security and interoperability problems - DRAFT [Davis, L2/09-236]

C. Scripts

C.1 Review of script documents requested by WG2

C.2 Middle Dot for Phags-pa
  C.2.1 Proposal to encode a Middle Dot letter for Phags-pa transliteration [West, L2/09-031R]
  C.2.2 On the proposed U+A78F LATIN LETTER MIDDLE DOT (L2/09-031R = N3567) [Anderson, L2/09-278]
C.3 Hungarian Runic

  C.3.1 Proposal for encoding generic punctuation used with the Hungarian Runic script (WG2 N3664) [Everson, Szelp, L2/09-240]

  C.3.2 Proposal for encoding generic punctuation used with the Szekler Hungarian Rovas script [Hosszú, L2/09-292]
C.4 Proposal to encode Malayalam Dot-Reph character [Johny, L2/09-245]
C.5 Preliminary proposal to encode the Modi script [Pandey, L2/09-249]
C.6 Proposal for encoding the Meroitic Hieroglyphic and the Meroitic Cursive scripts (WG2 N3665) [SEI, Everson, L2/09-250]
C.7 Proposal for encoding additional Sundanese characters for Old Sundanese (WG2 N3666) [Everson, L2/09-251]
C.8 Proposal to encode the Pahawh Hmong script [SEI, Everson, L2/09-252]
C.9 Proposal for encoding the Miao Script [Fickle, L2/09-253]
C.10 Germanicist, Nordicist, and other phonetic characters
  C.10.1 Feedback on an encoding proposal (WG2 N3555 / L2/08-428) [Ellert, L2/09-256]

C.11 CJK
  C.11.1 Proposal to Encode Obsolete Simplified Chinese Characters [West, L2/09-260]
C.12 Proposal for encoding the Chakma script (revised; WG2 N3645R) [SEI, Everson, Hosken, L2/09-187R]
C.13 Proposal for encoding the Warang Citi script (WG2 N3668) [Everson, L2/09-291]
C.14 COMBINING TRIPLE INVERTED BREVE and other triple‐length combining marks [Anderson, L2/09-281]
C.15 Proposal to encode 10 Latin letters for pre-1921 Latvian orthography (supersedes L2/08-405; WG2 N3587 revised) [German NB, L2/09-112R]
C.16 Proposal to encode a Florin currency symbol (WG2 N3588) [German NB, L2/09-113]

C.17 Proposal to include Chinook Pipa script (revised) [Van Anderson, L2/09-283]
C.18 A proposal for encoding the hentaigana characters [van der Werven, L2/09-099]
C.19 Proposal to encode the Samvat date sign for Arabic [Pandey, L2/09-144]
C.20 Proposal to encode Coptic numerals [Pandey, L2/09-163]
C.21 Preliminary Proposal to Encode the Dhivehi Script [Pandey, L2/09-191]
C.22 Proposal for encoding the Mro script in the SMP (WG2 N3589) [Everson, Hosken, L2/09-097]
C.23 Proposal to encode Sharada (WG2 N3595) [SEI, Pandey, L2/09-074R2]

D. Symbols

D.1 Emoji: Review of PDAM 8 [Scherer, L2/09-272]
D.2 Math
  D.2.1 STIX
    D.2.1.1 Preliminary proposal to encode characters from the STIX PUA collection, Part 1 [Iancu, et al, L2/09-261]
    D.2.1.2 Preliminary proposal to encode characters from the STIX PUA collection, Part 2 [Iancu, et al, L2/09-262]
  D.2.2 Proposal to Encode Two Mathematical Symbols [Iancu, L2/09-273]

E. South Asian

E.1 Bengali
  E.1.1 Bengali issues [Chaudhuri, L2/09-008]

  E.1.2 Proposals for discussion on Bengali script [Chaudhuri, L2/09-274]

  E.1.3 Unicode agenda for Bangla [Chaudhuri, L2/09-294]
E.2 Grantha
  E.2.1 Proposal to Encode the Grantha script [Ganesan, L2/09-141R]
  E.2.2 Re: Grantha Proposal [Sharma, L2/09-258]

  E.2.3 Tamil Grantha Comments [Karlsson, L2/09-277]
E.3 Kaithi
  E.3.1 Kaithi decomposition questions for Unicode 5.2 [Anderson, L2/09-270]

F. Miscellaneous


G. Close of Joint Meeting

G.1 Review of UTC motions (recommendations to L2) [L2/09-226]

G.2 UTC position on current ballots [Muller]

G.3 Closing of joint meeting