UTC 126 & INCITS Subgroup L2 223 Joint Meeting
Sunnyvale, CA -- February 7-11, 2011
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Meeting Logistical Information
Last updated: February 10, 2011

UTC Plenary meeting times:

    Monday, February 7       10:30 am to 5:30 pm  
    Tuesday, February 8       9:30 am to 5:30 pm
    Wednesday, February 9  9:30 am to 5:30 pm
    Thursday, February 10    10:30 am to 5:30 pm
    Friday, February 11         9:30 am to 3:00 pm

Unicode Full Member Meeting:
    Thursday, February 10     9:30 am to 10:30 am

L2 Plenary meeting time:
    Friday, February 11          3:00 pm to 5:00 pm

Call-in Information:
    Toll-Free (US & Canada): 866-500-6738
    Toll: 203-480-8000
    Participant Pass code: 741167

Scheduled activities:

Agenda Item


Day and Time (PDT)

Call-in Information
D.2 Grantha

Tuesday, 9:30 am
see above
C.6 Kana
Tuesday, 2 pm
see above

Ad  Hoc Meetings:

Ad Hoc Subject Person Day and Time (PST) Location Call-in Information
D.2 Grantha Anderson, et al
Tuesday, noon
see above

Related meetings:



Day and Time (PST)


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 [L2/11-015]
  Latest version of this document

A.5 Minutes and action items
  A.5.1 Review of minutes
    A.5.1.2 Joint Meeting UTC 121/L2 218
    A.5.1.3 Joint Meeting UTC 122/L2 219
    A.5.1.4 Joint Meeting UTC 123/L2 220
    A.5.1.5 Joint Meeting UTC 124/L2 221
    A.5.1.6 Joint Meeting UTC 125/L2/222]
  A.5.2  Action Items
    A.5.2.1 Review of open action items [L2/SD2]
    A.5.2.2 Recently closed action items [L2/11-045]

  Minutes publicly posted at http://www.unicode.org/unicode/consortium/utc-minutes.html

A.6 Calendar review
  UTC 127/L2 224 - May 9-13, 2011, San Jose, host Adobe
  UTC 128/L2 225 - August 8-12, 2011, Redmond, host Microsoft
  UTC 129/L2 226 - October 31, November 1-4, 2011, Cupertino, host Apple, Annual Members Mtg
  UTC 130/L2 227 - January 30 - February 3, 2011, Sunnyvale, host Yahoo! (to be confirmed)

  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
  A.9.1 Report on Board of Directors meeting

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 reports
      B. Unicode liaison report to WG2
[Constable, L2/10-378]
      B. Unicode liaison report from WG2 [Constable, L2/10-448]
      B. SC2 liaison report

      B. SEI liaison report to WG2 [Anderson]
    B.1.1.3 IR's meeting report [Anderson, L2/10-393]
    B.1.1.4 Consent docket
[Constable, L2/10-384R, Suignard, L2/10-387]
      B. Section 1F and all of C.24 items (related to 9995-7) [Constable, L2/10-384R]
  B.1.3 WG2 minutes and resolutions
    B.1.3.1 Resolutions of Meeting 57 [WG2, L2/10-390R]
  B.1.4 Amendments/Ballots
    B.1.4.1 10646 second edition
    B.1.4.2 10646 third edition
      B. Draft new repertoire for ISO/IEC 10646 3rd edition (WG2 N3890) [Suignard, L2/10-342]
      B. Draft disposition of comments on SC2 N 4146 (ISO/IEC CD 10646, 3rd Ed.) (WG2 N3892) [Suignard, L2/10-365]
      B. Final disposition of comments on SC2 N 4146 (ISO/IEC CD 10646, 3rd Ed.) (WG2 N3936) [Suignard, L2/10-385]
      B. Draft new repertoire for ISO/IEC 10646:2012 3rd edition (WG2 N3945) [Suignard, L2/10-387]
      B. Notes on the naming of some characters proposed in the FCD of ISO/IEC 10646:2012 [Pentzlin, L2/11-057]
      B. Ballot comments [Anderson, L2/11-068]
    B.1.4.3 10646 third edition, Amendment 1
      B. Draft repertoire for ISI/IEC 10646 3rd edition Amendment 1 (WG2 N3891) [Suignard, L2/10-343]
      B.  Draft repertoire for PDAM1 of ISO/IEC 10646:2012 (3rd edition) (WG2 N3946) [Suignard, L2/10-386]
      B. Ballot comments [Anderson, L2/11-067]
  B.1.5 Review pipeline characters to ensure all new characters are in ballot comments or a separate document
  B.1.6 Review of document requesting new additions [Anderson]

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 Call for Volunteers - US Candidate for Convener, JTC 1/SC 2/WG 2 [NCITS, L2/10-469]
    B.2.2.2 NP for a Technical Report titled "Information technology -- Specification methods for cultural conventions" [SC35, Simonsen, L2/11-012]
    B.2.2.3 New work item for a TR titled Specification method for cultural conventions [SC35, L2/11-013]
    B.2.2.4 Ballot comments on a new work item for a TR titled Specification method for cultural conventions [SC35, L2/11-013]
  B.2.3 14651
  B.2.4 10646

  B.3.1 Liaison report [Jenkins]
  B.3.2 US/Unicode review of IRG N1748 [Lunde, Cook, L2/11-036]

  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, L2/11-049]

  B.8.1 Liaison report

B.9 Unicode Locales Project (CLDR)
  B.9.1 Liaison report [Davis]

B.10 Public Review Issues
  B.10.1 Issue 174: Proposed Draft UTR #49, Unicode Character Categories
    B.10.1.1 Feedback
      B. General feedback [L2/11-023]
      B. Feedback on the Proposed Draft Unicode Technical Report #49 Unicode Character Categories [Freytag, L2/10-452]
    B.10.1.2 Document for review [Whistler, L2/10-449]
  B.10.2 Issue 177: Proposed Update UTS #46, Unicode IDNA Compatibility Processing
    B.10.2.1 Feedback
      B. General feedback [L2/11-023]
    B.10.2.2 Document for review [Davis, Suignard, L2/11-061]
  B.10.3 Other feedback
    B.10.3.2 General feedback [L2/11-023]
    B.10.3.3 Feedback on "Preliminary Proposal to Encode the Pau Cin Hau Script (WG2 N3781)" [Pandey, L2/10-080]
    B.10.3.4 Feedback on middle dot (#166 UCA - Middle dot collation) [Persson, L2/10-237]

B.11 Unicode Technical Reports, Standards, and Standard Annexes
  B.11.1 Unicode Technical Standard #18, Unicode Regular Expressions
    B.11.1.1 Case-insensitive matching in regular expressions in UTS-18 [Williamson, L2/11-030]
    B.11.1.2 Case-Insensitive Regex [Davis, L2/11-064]
    B.11.1.3 Draft PRI Text on Unicode Regular Expression Guidelines [Davis, L2/11-070]
    B.11.1.4 Regex Clarifications [Davis, L2/11-072]
  B.11.2 Unicode Standard Annex #29, Unicode Text Segmentation
    B.11.2.1 Response to UTC Suggestions Regarding Thai in UAX#29 [Hosken, L2/11-051]
  B.11.3 Unicode Technical Standard #10, Unicode Collation Algorigthm
    B.11.3.1 Proposal to re-order yogh in the UCA and ISO 14651 (WG2 N3782) [Everson, L2/10-078]

B.12 Editorial Committee
  B.12.1 Errata
  B.12.2 Editorial Committee report [Whistler]
  B.12.3 Proposal to improve the explanation of D143 [Freytag, L2/11-044]

B.13 Properties
  B.13.1 An Alias for Mark [Whistler, L2/11-003]
  B.13.2 Corrigenda should provide comprehensive data changes [Scherer, L2/11-004]
Additions to Unihan needed for CLDR [Davis, L2/11-032]
  B.13.4 Proposal to correct mistakes and inconsistencies in certain property assignments for super and subscripted letters [Freytag, Karlsson, L2/11-043]

B.14 CJK
  B.14.1 Request for changes to the Unihan kRSUnicode field [West, L2/11-020]

C. Scripts and Symbols

C.1 WG2-related
  C.1.1 Review of script documents requested by WG2
  C.1.3 Script documents related to third edition
    C.1.3.1 Proposal to incorporate symbols of ISO/IEC 9995-7:2009 and Amendment 1 into the UCS [L2/10-351]
C.2 Arabic
  C.2.1 Proposal to encode an Arabic letter mark (ALM)  [Allouche, Mohie, L2/11-005]
  C.2.2 Proposal to add Arabic short vowel mark [Priest, L2/11-033]
  C.2.3 Proposal to add ARABIC LETTER BEH WITH HAMZA ABOVE [Priest, Hosken, L2/10-442]
  C.2.4 Letter-making Arabic harakat [Pournader, L2/11-069]
C.3 Cyrillic
  C.3.1 Proposal to encode some outstanding early Cyrillic characters in Unicode [Shardt, et al, L2/10-394R]
  C.3.2 Proposal to encode the mark's chapter glyph [Shardt, et al, L2/11-031]
C.4 Variation Sequences for Latin and Cyrillic
  C.4.1 Proposal to add Variation Sequences for Latin and Cyrillic letters [Pentzlin, L2/11-059]
  C.4.2 Comments on the revised proposal to encode variation sequences for Latin and Cyrillic [Freytag,  L2/10-306]
  C.4.3 Feedback on Karl Pentzlin's draft proposal to add Variation Sequences for Latin and Cyrillic letters [Partridge, L2/10-307]
  C.4.4 Comments on L2/10-280, "Proposal to Add Variation Sequences..."  [Constable, L2/10-327]
  C.4.5 Reply to L2/10-327: "Comments on L2/10-280, 'Proposal to Add Variation Sequences... '"  [Pentzlin,  L2/10-389]   
C.5 Symbols
  C.5.1 Proposal to encode three additional emoticons (WG2 N3982; replaces L2/10-429) [German NB, L2/11-037]
  C.5.2 Revised Proposal to encode a punctuation mark "Double Hyphen" (WG2 N3983; replaces L2/10-361) [German NB, L2/11-038]  
  C.5.3 Proposal to encode a Subscript Solidus (WG2 N3980)  [German NB, L2/11-039]
  C.5.4 Wingdings and Webdings symbols - Preliminary study [SEI/Suignard, L2/11-052
C.6 Kana
  C.6.1 Report of phonetic kana usage for lingua Latina [Katō, L2/10-153]        
  C.6.2 Proposal to add two kana characters [Lunde, L2/10-468]
C.7 Proposal for encoding the Elbasan script (WG2 N3856) [SEI/Everson, L2/11-050]              
C.8 Proposal for encoding the Nabataean script (WG2 N3969) [SEI/Everson, L2/10-473]
C.9 Proposal to encode GREEK CAPITAL LETTER YOT  [Bobeck, L2/10-474]
C.10 Revised proposal for encoding the Linear A script in the SMP [SEI/Everson, L2/10-422]
C.11 Revised Proposal to encode characters for the English Phonotypic Alphabet (WG2 N3981; replaces L2/10-403) [German NB, L2/11-040]
C.12 Preliminary proposal for encoding the Afaka script in the SMP (WG2 N3972) [SEI/Everson, L2/10-476]
C.13 Preliminary proposal for encoding the Woleai script in the SMP (WG2 N3977) [SEI/Everson, L2/11-014]
C.14 Preliminary Proposal to add the Ahom Script [Hosken, Morey, L2/10-359]
C.15 Unique codes of tonal vowels and special character for ee_(GH&TG) Ewe [Adjoyi, L2/10-470]
C.16 Coptic Epact numbers
  C.16.1 Opposition about encode Coptic Epact numeral system [Lazerk, L2/11-035]
  C.16.2 Final proposal to encode Coptic Epact numbers [SEI/Pandey, L2/11-062]
  C.16.3 Comparison of Coptic Epact vs. Rumi digits [Anderson, L2/11-065]
C.17 Bassa Vah Comma [Riley, L2/11-041]
C.18 Proposal to add the Mandombe Script [Wabeladio, et al, L2/11-053]

D. South Asian
D.1 Review of Indic related L2 documents and recommendations to the UTC [Anderson, et al, L2/11-042]
D.2 Grantha
  D.2.1 Proposal to encode the Grantha script in Unicode [India, Jain, L2/10-426]
  D.2.2 Feedback on Grantha Unicode committee meeting minutes [Nakkeeran, L2/10-457]
  D.2.3 Response to L2/10-426 and L2/10-447 and any other proposals requesting to add characters to represent Tamil or Tamil Block [Kaviarasan/INFITT, L2/10-459]
  D.2.4 Letter from Governmentt of Tamil Nadu regarding Grantha [Karunanidhi, L2/10-464]
  D.2.5 Letter to Lisa Moore regarding Grantha encoding  [Palaniappan, L2/10-472]
  D.2.6 Response to Govt.of India proposal L2/10-426 [Kaviarasan, L2/11-002]
  D.2.7 My views on encoding Grantha in Unicode [Annamalai, L2/11-006]
  D.2.8 Letter to Mark Davis from Government of India [Shanker, L2/11-009]       
  D.2.9 Press release from Government Tamil Nadu regarding Grantha [Kaviarasan, L2/11-010]            
  D.2.10 Letter regarding the addition of 5 Dravidian characters to Grantha block [Raju, L2/11-024]
  D.2.11 Letter regarding Grantha [Nagaswamy, L2/11-025]
  D.2.12 INFITT Working Group comments on the Grantha encoding proposals [Manivannan, L2/11-026]
  D.2.13 Opposition to the unification of Grantham and Tamil Scripts [Sundaravelu, L2/11-027]
  D.2.14 Position of the ICT Agency of Sri Lanka on the encoding of the Grantha script  [Dias, L2/11-028]
  D.2.15 Views, opinions and suggestions on proposals submitted on Grantham [Logasundaram, L2/11-029]         
  D.2.16  Dravidian letters in Tamil Grantha script some notes in their history of use  [Ganesan, L2/11-034]              
  D.2.17 Grantha Compromise Chart [McGowan, Anderson, L2/11-046]
  D.2.18 Letter to Lisa Moore regarding Grantha [Fernando, L2/11-048]

  D.2.19 Comments on Tamil Unicode and Grantham Proposals [Eraiyarasan, L2/11-055]

  D.2.20 Inclusion of Tamil Characters in Proposed Grantham Block [Uthayasoorian, L2/11-056]
  D.2.21 An Appeal to the Unicode Tech. Committee [Arockiasamy, L2/11-058]

  D.2.22 Requesting the UTC to Reject Proposals to Mix Tamil and Grantha [Ramakrishnan, L2/11-060]

  D.2.23 Comments of the Grantha Proposal [Muthukumarasamy, L2/11-063]
D.3 Devanagari
  D.3.1 Comments on Devanagari short vowels [Sharma, L2/10-471]
  D.3.2  Proposal to encode the Marwari letter DDA for Devanagari [Pandey, L2/10-475]
D.4 Preliminary proposal to encode the Tikamuli script (revised; WG2 N3963) [SEI/Pandey, L2/10-465R]
D.5 Preliminary proposal to encode the Jenticha script (revised; WG2 N3962) [SEI/Pandey, L2/10-466R]   
D.6 Request to annotate 1CD8 VEDIC TONE CANDRA BELOW [Sharma, L2/11-007]
D.7 Proposal to encode the letters GYAN and TRA for Limbu (WG2 N3975) [Pandey, L2/11-008]
D.8 Diacritic marks for short e & o vowels (Dravidian and Vedic) in Devanagari (North India) and Grantha (South India) [Ganesan, L2/11-011]
D.9  Final Proposal to Encode the Khojki Script (WG2 N3978) [SEI/Pandey, L2/11-021]
D.10 Final Proposal to Encode the Khudawadi Script (WG2 N3979)
[SEI/Pandey, L2/11-022]
D.11 Submission of GURUNG SCRIPT [Gurung, L2/11-047]
D.12 Soyombo
  D.12.1 Comments on Soyombo and Xawtaa Dorboljin  [Sharma, L2/10-467]

  D.12.2 Determining the Encoding Model for Soyombo Vowels [Pandey, L2/11-054]

D.13 Two Outstanding Indic-related Topics from November 2010 UTC [Anderson (for Sharma), L2/11-073]

E. Miscellaneous


F. Close of Joint Meeting

F.1 Review of UTC motions (recommendations to L2)

F.2 UTC position on current ballots [Muller]

F.3 Closing of joint meeting