UTC 127 & INCITS Subgroup L2 224 Joint Meeting
San Jose, CA -- May 9-13, 2011
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Meeting Logistical Information
Last updated: May 13, 2011

UTC Plenary meeting times:

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

L2 Plenary meeting time:
    Friday, May 13         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
Everson topics
Monday, 11:30 am
see above
Playing cards
Everson, Davis
Tuesday, 11 am
see above
Jenkins, Lunde
Friday, 9:45 am
see above

Ad  Hoc Meetings:

Ad Hoc Subject Person Day and Time (PST) Location Call-in Information
Hungarian Runic
Anderson, Constable
Wednesday, lunch

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 [L2/11-115]
  Latest version of this document

A.5 Minutes and action items
  A.5.1 Review of minutes
    A.5.1.1 Joint Meeting UTC 112/L2 209 [L2/07-225R]
    A.5.1.2 Joint Meeting UTC 119/L2 216 [L2/09-104R]
    A.5.1.3 Joint Meeting UTC 120/L2 217 [L2/09-225R]
    A.5.1.4 Joint Meeting UTC 121/L2 218 [L2/09-335R]
    A.5.1.5 Joint Meeting UTC 122/L2 219 [L2/10-015R]
    A.5.1.6 Joint Meeting UTC 123/L2 220 [L2/10-108R]
    A.5.1.7 Joint Meeting UTC 124/L2 221 [L2/10-221R]
    A.5.1.8 Joint Meeting UTC 125/L2/222 [L2/10-416R]
    A.5.1.9 Joint Meeting UTC 126/L2/223 [L2/11-016R]
  A.5.2  Action Items
    A.5.2.1 Review of open action items [L2/SD2]
    A.5.2.2 Recently closed action items [L2/11-155]

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

A.6 Calendar review
  UTC 128/L2 225 - August 1-5, 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, 2012, Sunnyvale, host Yahoo! (to be confirmed)
  UTC 131/L2 228 - May 7-11, 2012, San Jose, host Adobe

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

A.7 Letter ballot review
  A.7.1 Proposed Localization Data Technical Committee [Moore, L2/11-098]
  A.7.2 Ballot on the approval of the creation of a Localization Data Technical Committee [Moore, L2/11-099]

A.8 Schedule ad hoc meetings

A.9 Membership update
  A.9.1 Report on formation of ULI Technical Committee
  A.9.2 Report on establishment of Investment Policy Statement for the Consortium

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
      B. Unicode liaison report from WG2 [Constable]
      B. SC2 liaison report

      B. SEI liaison report to WG2 [Anderson]
    B.1.1.3 IR's meeting report [Anderson]
    B.1.1.4 Consent docket
  B.1.3 WG2 minutes and resolutions
    B.1.3.1 Resolutions of Meeting 57 [WG2]
    B.1.3.2 Unconfirmed minutes of WG2 meeting 57, Busan, Korea [Umamaheswaran, L2/11-100]
  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. Update on chart production process (see AI 125-A71)
    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, L2/11-077]
  B.1.7 Proposed additions to WG2 Principles and Procedures and Proposal Summary [Umamaheswaran, L2/11-093]

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 9995-7
      B. ISO/IEC 9995-7 - Information technology - Keyboard layouts for text and office systems - Part 7: Symbols used to represent functions [ISO, L2/11-132]
      B. FPDAM1 9995-7 - Information technology - Keyboard layouts for text and office systems - Part 7: Symbols used to represent functions [SC35, L2/11-133]
    B.2.2.2 TC37
      B. Proposal to establish a new subcommittee on translation, interpreting, localisation, technical writing, and related technology [TC37/SC2, L2/11-081]
      B. ISO/FDIS 24614-2: Language resource management - Word segmentation of written texts - Part 2: Word segmentation for Chinese, Japanese and Korean [TC37, L2/11-108]
    B.2.2.3 FDIS 15897
      B. FDIS 15897 Procedures for the registration of cultural elements [JTC1, L2/11-082]
      B. Explanatory report for ISO/IEC FDIS 15897
    B.2.2.4 SC35
      B. Ballot comments on a new work item for a TR titled Specification method for cultural conventions [SC35, L2/11-013]
      B. Results of voting on NP Specification methods for cultural conventions [SC35, L2/11-084]
      B. Report on the SC35 Bellevue Meeting [Constable, L2/11-085]
      B. Resolutions adopted during the 2011 Bellevue, WA meeting [SC35, L2/11-086]
      B. Specification methods for cultural conventions (TR30112-WD3) [SC35, L2/11-097]
      B. NP for a an International standard titled Information technology - User interfaces - Principal voice commands - Part 1: Framework and general guidance [SC35, L2/11-167]
      B. WD Information technology - User interfaces - Principal voice commands - Part 1: Framework and general guidance {SC35, L2/11-168]
      B. Ballot SC 35 N 1655 NP Principal Voice Commands part 1 [SC35, L2/11-169] ]
      B. NP for a an International standard titled Information technology - User interfaces - Principal voice commands - Part 4: Management of spoken command registration [SC35, L2/11-170]
      B. WD Information technology - User interfaces - Principal voice commands - Part 4: Management of spoken command registration [SC35, L2/11-171]     
      B. Ballot SC 35 N 1656 NP Principal Voice Commands part 4 [SC35, L2/11-172]
  B.2.3 14651
  B.2.4 10646

  B.3.1 Liaison report [Jenkins, L2/11-121]
  B.3.2 IVD Registration Group [Cook, Lunde, L2/11-107]
  B.3.3 Preliminary Proposal for an Ideographic Variation Database Registration [Jenkins, L2/11-109]
  B.3.4 Current Status of IVS Support in OSes & Applications [Lunde, L2/11-111]

  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, L2/11-173]

  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 177: Proposed Update UTS #46, Unicode IDNA Compatibility Processing
    B.10.1.1 Feedback
      B. General feedback [L2/11-154]
    B.10.1.2 Document for review [Davis, Suignard, L2/11-156]
  B.10.2 Issue 179: Changes to Unicode Regular Expression Guidelines
    B.10.2.1 Feedback
      B. General feedback [L2/11-154]
      B. PRI179 feedback regarding case-insensitivity [Christiansen, L2/11-163]
    B.10.2.2 Document for review [Davis, L2/11-158]
  B.10.3 Issue 181: Changing the General Category of Twelve Characters
    B.10.3.1 Feedback
      B. General feedback [L2/11-154]
    B.10.3.2 Document for review [UTC, L2/11-160]
  B.10.4 Issue 182: Proposed Update UTS #18, Unicode Regular Expressions
    B.10.4.1 Feedback
      B. General feedback [L2/11-154]
      B. Modifying \w (word) in UTS #18 [Edberg, et. al., L2/11-142]
      B. Feedback on PRI #182: Proposed Update UTS #18 [Whitehead, L2/11-164]
    B.10.4.2 Document for review [Davis, L2/11-161]
  B.10.5 Other feedback
    B.10.5.2 General feedback [L2/11-154]
B.11 Unicode Technical Reports, Standards, and Standard Annexes
  B.11.1 Unicode Technical Standard #10, Unicode Collation Algorigthm
    B.11.1.1 CLDR Request for changes in DUCET [Davis, Edberg, L2/11-176R2]
  B.11.2 Unicode Technical Standard #14, Unicode Line Breaking Algorigthm
    B.11.2.1 Segmentation and Linebreak (AI 125-A099) [Edberg,et.al., L2/11-141R]

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 Changes to schematic names of Arabic letters [Pournader, L2/11-092]
  B.13.2 Reserving CCC values [Davis, L2/11-110]
Proposal to change category of U+02D7 from Sk to Lm [Hosken, L2/11-113]
  B.13.4 Proposal to change grapheme extending properties of various characters [Hosken, L2/11-114]
  B.13.5 Proposal to update syntax for Unicode/UCS Sequence Identifiers (USI) in ISO/IEC 10646 [Whistler, L2/11-131]
    B.13.5.1 Proposal to Update Syntax for Unicode/UCS Sequence Identifiers (USI) in ISO/IEC 10646 [US NB, L2/11-188]
  B.13.6 Bidi URL display [Davis, L2/11-150R2]
    B.13.6.1 Tailoring the Unicode Bidi Algorithm [Sargent, L2/10-200]

B.14 CJK
  B.14.1 Request for changes to the Unihan kRSUnicode field [West, L2/11-020]
  B.14.2 Additions to Unihan needed for CLDR -- stroke counts (AI 126A-11) [Davis, et.al., L2/11-032]
  B.14.3 Preserving Variant Glyphs [Davis, L2/11-187]

B.15 Variation Sequences

B.16 UNGEGN meeting report [Whistler]

C. Scripts and Symbols

C.1 WG2-related
  C.1.1 Review of script documents requested by WG2
C.2 Runic
  C.2.1 Revised proposal for encoding the Szekely-Hungarian Rovas script in the SMP (WG2 N4007) [Hungary NB, L2/11-087]
  C.2.2 Proposal for encoding the Carpathian Basin Rovas script in the SMP (WG2 N4006) [Hungary NB, L2/11-088]
  C.2.3 Proposal for encoding the Khazarian Rovas script in the SMP (WG2 N3999) [Hungary NB, L2/11-089]
  C.2.4 Proposal to encode additional Runic characters (WG2 N4013) [Everson, West, L2/11-096]
  C.2.5 Mapping between Hungarian Runic proposals in N3697 and N4007 (WG2 N4042) [Everson, L2/11-165]
  C.2.6 Comparison of Hungarian Runic and Szekely-Hungarian Rovas proposals [Anderson, L2/11-177]
  C.2.7 Proposal for encoding the Hungarian Runic script (WG2 N3697)[Everson, Szelp, L2/09-333]
C.3 A proposal to correct/add/remove Kurdish Characters [Ghafour, L2/11-090]
C.4 Indonesian and Philippine Scripts and extensions not yet encoded or proposed for encoding in Unicode [Miller, L2/11-091]
C.5 Proposal to add heraldic hatching characters (WG2 N4011) [Everson, L2/11-094]
C.6 Cards
  C.6.1 Proposal to encode additional playing card characters (WG2 N4012) [Everson, Pentzlin, L2/11-095]
  C.6.2 Clarification of Tarot cards [Davis, L2/11-102R]
C.7 Sign Writing
  C.7.1 Preliminary proposal for encoding the SignWriting script in the SMP (WG2 N4015) [Everson, L2/11-101]
  C.7.2 Letter in support of SignWriting [Bickford, L2/11-174]
C.8 Documenting a fallback glyph for Tifinagh Consonant Joiner [Priest, Coblentz, L2/11-112]
C.9 Preliminary proposal for encoding the Tulu script in the SMP (WG2 N4025) [Everson, L2/11-120]
C.10 Second revised proposal for encoding the Manichaean script in the SMP (WG2 N4029) [Everson, L2/11-123]
C.11 Phaistos Disc
  C.11.1 Phaistos Disc glyph errata [Anderson, L2/11-126]
  C.11.2 Response to L2/11-126 Phaistos Disc errata [Everson, L2/11-166]
C.12 Suggested Collation for Cyrillic Os (U+A698 - U+69B) from L2/10-394R [Anderson, L2/11-127]
C.13 Metrical symbols
  C.13.1 Proposal to encode Metrical Symbols and related characters (revised) [Schrage, Pentzlin, L2/10-358R]
  C.13.2 Comments on L2/10-358R (N3913) Proposal to encode Metrical Symbols and related characters [Anderson, L2/11-128]
C.14 Addition of Bitcoin Sign [van Geloven, L2/11-129]
C.15 Latin
  C.15.1 Proposal for the addition of six Latin characters (WG2 N4030) [Everson, L2/11-134R]
  C.15.2 Revised proposal to add characters used in Lithuanian dialectology (replaces L2/10-357) [Pentzlin, L2/11-135]
    C.15.2.1 Review of Characters for Lithuanian Dialectology [Constable, Whistler, L2/11-189]
  C.15.3 Proposal to encode Latin letters for the Slovene Metelko alphabet [Pentzlin, L2/11-136]
C.16 Proposal to encode "Teuthonista" phonetic characters (WG2 N4031) [Everson, L2/11-137]
C.17 Arabic
  C.17.1 Proposal to encode Arabic characters used for Bashkir, Belarusian, Crimean Tatar, Karachay, Karakalpak, and Tatar languages [Yevlampiev, et al, L2/11-138]
    C.17.1.1 Proposed codepoints and properties for characters in L2/11-138 [Pournader, L2/11-190]
  C.17.2 Bidi mark characters
    C.17.2.1 Proposal to encode an Arabic letter mark (ALM)  [Allouche, Mohie, L2/11-005]
    C.17.2.2 Embedding Level Mark [CLDR-TC, L2/11-183]
  C.17.3 Koranic overline [Pournader]
C.18 Proposal to encode the Marchen script (WG2 N4032) [West, L2/11-140]
C.19 Preliminary Proposal to Encode the Mongolian Square Script (WG2 N4041) [Pandey, L2/11-162]
C.20 Duployan
C.21 Variation Sequences for Latin and Cyrillic
  C.21.1 Proposal to add Variation Sequences for Latin and Cyrillic letters (replaces L2/10-280) [Pentzlin, L2/11-059]
  C.21.2 Comments on L2/10-280, "Proposal to Add Variation Sequences..." [Constable, L2/10-327]
  C.21.3 Reply to L2/10-327: "Comments on L2/10-280, 'Proposal to Add Variation Sequences... '" [Pentzlin, L2/10-389]
C.22 Proposal to add Wingdings and Webdings symbols [SEI/Suignard, L2/11-149]
C.23 Non-approval notice for hex digits [Whistler]
C.25 Preliminary proposal for encoding the Caucasian Albanian script (WG2 N4039) [Everson, L2/11-143]
C.26 Proposal to Encode Additional Old Italic Characters [Little, L2/11-146]
C.27 Revised Preliminary Proposal to Encode Soyombo (WG2 N4026) [Pandey, L2/11-125]
Proposal for encoding the Psalter Pahlavi script in the SMP (WG2 N4040) [Everson, Pournader, L2/11-147]
C.29 Revised Proposal for Encoding Naxi Dongba Pictographic script (WG2 N4043) [China NB, L2/11-178]
C.30 EPA
  C.30.1 Second Revised Proposal to encode characters for the English Phonotypic Alphabet (replaces L2/11-040) [Pentzlin, L2/11-153]
  C.30.2 Feedback [Cowan, L2/11-185]

D. South Asian
D.1 Review of Indic related L2 documents and recommendations to the UTC [Anderson,L2/11-139]
D.2 Preliminary Proposal to Encode the Balti 'B' Script (N4016) [Pandey, L2/11-103]
D.3 Pau Cin Hau Alphabet (N4017)
[Pandey, L2/11-104]
D.4 Introducing the Khambu Rai Script (N4018)
[Pandey, L2/11-105]
D.5 Introducing the Khema Script for Writing Gurung (N4019)
[Pandey, L2/11-106]
D.6 Discussion of Mro Dandas [Hosken, L2/11-122]
D.7 Preliminary Proposal to Encode the Multani Script (WG2 N4027)
[Pandey, L2/11-124]\
Proposal to add minority characters to Myanmar script [Hosken, L2/11-130]
D.9 Proposal to Encode the Maithili Script [Pandey, L2/11-175]
D.10 Grantha
  D.10.1 More views, opinions and suggestions as feedback on proposal of encoding Grantham [Logasundaram, L2/11-075]

  D.10.2 Dravidian letters in Grantha block in Unicode - regarding [Ganesan, L2/11-186]
D.11 Preliminary Proposal to Encode the Prachalit Nepal Script [Pandey, L2/11-152]
My views, opinions & suggestions as feedback on proposals styled as "Extended Tamil" [Logasundaram, L2/11-148]
D.13 Proposal to encode the Gangga Malayu script [Pandey, L2/11-151]

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