UTC 128 & INCITS Subgroup L2 225 Joint Meeting
Redmond, WA -- August 1-5, 2011
Hosted by Microsoft

Meeting Logistical Information
Last updated: August 5, 2011

UTC Plenary meeting times:

    Monday, August 1       10:30 am to 5:30 pm  
    Tuesday, August 2       9:30 am to 5:30 pm
    Wednesday, August 3  9:30 am to 5:30 pm
    Thursday, August 4      9:30 am to 5:30 pm
    Friday, August 5          9:30 am to 3:00 pm

L2 Plenary meeting time:
    Friday, August 5         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
C.10 & 11 Arabic, ALM, ELM

Tuesday, 10:00 am
see above
C topics
Tuesday, 11 am
see above
B.10.2 and B.10.3 PRI 179 and 182
Tuesday, 2 pm
see above
B.10.5 PRI 185 - UBA Davis
Wednesday, 10:00 am
see above
B.10.4 PRI 184 - IVD
Wednesday, 2 pm
see above
D South Asian

Thursday, 9:30 am
see above
C.14 Lepcha Priest Friday, 9:30 am see above

Ad  Hoc Meetings:

Ad Hoc Subject Person Day and Time (PST) Location Call-in Information
C.4 Webdings and Wingdings
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 [L2/11-225]
  Latest version of this document

A.5 Minutes and action items
  A.5.1 Review of minutes
    A.5.1.1 Joint Meeting UTC 127/L2/224 [L2/11-116R2]
  A.5.2  Action Items
    A.5.2.1 Review of open action items [L2/SD2]
    A.5.2.2 Recently closed action items [L2/11-290]

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

A.6 Calendar review
  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
  UTC 132/L2 229 - July 30 - August 3, 2012, 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
  A.9.1 Report on tax status reorganization

B. Liaison Reports and Technical Topics

B.1  JTC1/SC2/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, L2/11-233]
      B. Unicode liaison report from WG2 [Constable, L2/11-254]
      B. SC2 liaison report

      B. SEI liaison report to WG2 [Anderson]
    B.1.1.3 IR's meeting report [Anderson, L2/11-255]
    B.1.1.4 Consent docket
[Whistler, L2/11-253]
  B.1.3 WG2 minutes, resolutions, reports
    B.1.3.1 Resolutions of WG 2 meeting 58 (WG2 N4104) [WG2, L2/11-239]
    B.1.3.2 Report on the ad hoc re "Teuthonista" (SC2/WG2 N4081) held during the SC2/WG2 meeting at Helsinki (WG2 N4106) [Everson, Pentzlin, L2/11-240]
    B.1.3.2 Hungarian Runic/Sekely-Hungarian Rovas Ad-hoc Report (WG2 N4110) [WG2, L2/11-242]
    B.1.3.3 Ad hoc report on Naxi Dongba (WG2 N4112) [WG2, Aalto, L2/11-244]
    B.1.3.4 Ad hoc report on Uighur (WG2 N4113) [WG2, Aalto, L2/11-245]
    B.1.3.5 Report on the ad hoc re "Lithuanian dialectology" (SC2/WG2 N4070) held during the SC2/WG2 meeting at Helsinki (WG2 N4116) [WG2, Pentzlin, L2/11-248]
  B.1.4 Amendments/Ballots
    B.1.4.1 10646 third edition
      B. Final committee draft ISO/IEC 10646 3rd edition (WG2 N3967) [Suignard, L2/11-219]
      B. Disposition of comments on SC2 N 4168 (ISO/IEC FCD 10646 3rd Ed., Information Technology - Universal Coded Character Set (WG2 N4098) [Suignard, L2/11-237]
    B.1.4.2 10646 third edition, Amendment 1
      B. ISO/IEC 10646:2012, PDAM1 (WG2 N3968; Am1names.txt file here) [Suignard, L2/11-220]
      B. Disposition of comments on SC2 N 4169 (PDAM text for Amendment 1 to ISO/IEC 10646 3rd edition (WG2 N4099) [Suignard, L2/11-238]
      B. Draft repertoire for PDAM1.2 of ISO/IEC 10646:2012 (3rd edition) (WG2 N4107) [Suignard, L2/11-241]
      B. ISO/IEC 10646/PDAM 1.2, Information Technology -- Universal Coded Character Set (UCS) -- Amendment 1: Linear A, Palmyrene, Manichean, Khojki, Khudawadi, Bassa Vah, Duployan, and other characters [SC2/Suignard, L2/11-316]
        B. Ballot comments [Anderson, L2/11-328]
  B.1.5 Review pipeline characters to ensure all new characters are in ballot comments or a separate document [Whistler]
  B.1.6 Review of document requesting new additions [Anderson, L2/11-330]
  B.1.7 WG2 Principles and Procedures and Proposal Summary [Umamaheswaran]
    B.1.7.1 Proposal to whittle down the Proposal Summary Form [Everson, L2/11-307]

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.2.2.2 TC37
      B. Unicode Consortium Liaison Report to TC 37/SC 2 on Formation of Unicode Localization Interoperability Technical Committee [Constable, L2/11-230]
      B. Report of the convener of WG 1, 2011 [TC37/SC2/WG1, L2/11-234]
      B. "Next generation" ISO 639 [TC37/SC2/WG1, L2/11-235]
      B. Code for the representation of names of languages - Part 0: Revision of linear text [TC37/SC2/WG1, L2/11-236]
      B. Meeting Report ISO/TC 37/SC 2/WG 1 - Language coding (ISO 639 series) [TC37/SC2/WG1, L2/11-256]
      B. ISO/TC 37/SC 2 Resolutions [TC37/SC2/WG1, L2/11-257]
    B.2.2.3 FDIS 15897
    B.2.2.4 SC35
    B.2.2.5 SC2
      B. SC2 plenary
        B. Resolutions of the 17th Plenary Meeting of ISO/IEC JTC 1/SC 2, Helsinki, Finland (SC2 N4194) [SC2, L2/11-252
      B. 14651
        B. Result of voting: ISO/IEC FDIS 14651 (Ed 3), Information technology -- International string ordering and comparison [SC2, L2/11-314]
        B. Proposed Modifications to SC 2 Programme of Work [SC2, L2/11-315]
        B. Ballot comments [Anderson, L2/11-329]
      B. 10646
        B. Result of voting on SC 2 N 4169, ISO/IEC 10646/PDAM 1 (WG2 N4009) [SC2, L2/11-221]
        B. Result of voting on SC 2 N 4168, ISO/IEC FCD 10646 (3rd Ed.) (WG2 N4014) [SC2, L2/11-222]
      B. Call for WG 2 Experts to Participate in the Discussions Associated with Ballot Dispositions and Related Matters [SC2, L2/11-313]

  B.3.1 Liaison report [Jenkins]
  B.3.2 Summary Report of IRG #36 (WG2 N4021) [IRG, L2/11-249]

  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, L2/11-300]

  B.8.1 Liaison report

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

B.9B Unicode Localization Interoperability (ULI)
  B.9B.1 Liaison report

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, L2/11-289]
    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, L2/11-289]
      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 182: Proposed Update UTS #18, Unicode Regular Expressions
    B.10.3.1 Feedback
      B. General feedback [L2/11-154, L2/11-289]
      B. Modifying \w (word) in UTS #18 [Edberg, et. al., L2/11-142]
      B.10.3.2 Document for review [Davis, L2/11-161]
  B.10.4 Issue 184: Proposed Update UTS #37, Unicode Ideographic Variation Database (IVD)
    B.10.4.1 Feedback
      B. General feedback [L2/11-289]  
    B.10.4.2 Document for review [Lunde, L2/11-317]
  B.10.5 Issue 185: Revision of UBA for improved display of URL/IRIs
    B.10.5.1 Feedback
      B. General feedback [L2/11-289]
      B. Feedback on PRI 185: Revision of UBA for improved display of URL/IRIs [Rosenne, L2/11-299]
      B. BIDI handling of Structured Text [Mahlin, Allouche, L2/11-312R]
      B. PRI #185 Revision of UBA for improved display of URL/IRIs [Duerst, L2/11-311]
    B.10.5.2 Document for review [Davis]
  B.10.6 Issue 186: Word-Joining Hyphen
    B.10.6.1 Feedback
      B. General feedback [L2/11-289]  
    B.10.6.2 Document for review
  B.10.7 Issue 188: Proposed Update UAX #9, Unicode Bidirectional Algorithm
    B.10.7.1 Feedback
      B. General feedback [L2/11-289]  
    B.10.7.2 Document for review [Davis, L2/11-291]
  B.10.8 Issue 190: Proposed Update UAX #14, Unicode Line Breaking Algorithm
    B.10.8.1 Feedback
      B. General feedback [L2/11-289]  
    B.10.8.2 Document for review
  B.10.9 Issue 191: Proposed Update UAX #15, Unicode Normalization Forms
    B.10.9.1 Feedback
      B. General feedback [L2/11-289]   
    B.10.9.2 Document for review [Davis, Whistler, L2/11-292]
  B.10.10 Issue 192: Proposed Update UAX #24, Unicode Script Property
    B.10.10.1 Feedback
      B. General feedback [L2/11-289]   
    B.10.10.2 Document for review
  B.10.11 Issue 193: Proposed Update UAX #29, Unicode Text Segmentation
    B.10.11.1 Feedback
      B. General feedback [L2/11-289]
      B. Handling of Cn/Cs/Co characters in UAX #29 [Davis, L2/11-266
    B.10.11.2 Document for review [Davis, L2/11-293]
  B.10.12 Issue 194: Proposed Update UAX #31, Unicode Identifier and Pattern Syntax
    B.10.12.1 Feedback
      B. General feedback [L2/11-289
    B.10.12.2 Document for review [Davis, L2/11-294]
  B.10.13 Issue 196: Proposed Update UAX #38, Unicode Han Database (Unihan)
    B.10.13.1 Feedback
      B. General feedback [L2/11-289]  
    B.10.13.2 Document for review [Jenkins, Cook]
  B.10.14 Issue 197: Proposed Update UAX #41, Common References for Unicode Standard Annexes
    B.10.14.1 Feedback
      B. General feedback [L2/11-289]  
    B.10.14.2 Document for review
  B.10.15 Issue 199: Proposed Update UAX #44, Unicode Character Database
    B.10.15.1 Feedback
      B. General feedback [L2/11-289]
      B. Grapheme_Base and Grapheme_Extend Documentation in UAX #44 [Whistler, L2/11-282]
    B.10.15.2 Document for review [Davis, Whistler, L2/11-295]
  B.10.16 Issue 200: Draft UTR #49, Unicode Character Categories
    B.10.16.1 Feedback
      B. General feedback [L2/11-289]
      B. Labels and UTR#49 (replaces L2/10-450) [Davis, L2/11-323]
      B. Labels, Other Labels in Path, and Subheads [Davis, L2/11-324
    B.10.16.2 Document for review [Whistler, L2/11-318]
  B.10.17 Issue 201: Proposed Update UTR #45, U-Source Ideographs
    B.10.17.1 Feedback
      B. General feedback [L2/11-289]  
    B.10.17.2 Document for review [Jenkins, L2/11-302]
 B.10.18 Other feedback
    B.10.18.1 General feedback [L2/11-154, L2/11-289]
    B.10.18.2 Tamil Feedback via Reporting Form [Anantham, L2/11-304]
    B.10.18.3 PRI Review process (PRI #185 Revision of UBA for improved display of URL/IRIs) [Duerst, L2/11-311]
B.11 Unicode Technical Reports, Standards, and Standard Annexes

B.12 Editorial Committee
  B.12.1 Errata
  B.12.2 Editorial Committee report [Whistler]
  B.12.3 Pro Forma Authorization for proposed updates of Unicode Standard Annexes
    B.12.3.1 Process for initiating new versions of the Unicode Standard [Whistler, L2/11-325]
  B.12.4 Authorize Unicode 6.1 beta

B.13 Properties
  B.13.1 Bidi_Class Defaults for 08A0..08FF Arabic Extended-A Block [Whistler, L2/11-268]
  B.13.2 Formal Name Aliases for Control Characters [Whistler, L2/11-281]
  B.13.3 Document more normalization invariants [Esfahbod, L2/11-283]
  B.13.4 Syriac shaping fixes and clarifications [Esfahbod, L2/11-286]
  B.13.5 Recommendations for UCA & GC changes [Davis, Whistler, L2/11-310]
  B.13.6 Symbol Categorization [Etemad, L2/11-319]
  B.13.7 Properties of Super/Sub [Davis, L2/11-320]
  B.13.8 Property Overview for Selected Odd Characters [Davis, L2/11-321]
  B.13.9 A property for Japanese text layout [Muller, L2/11-327]

B.14 CJK
  B.14.1 Preserving Variant Glyphs [Davis, L2/11-187]

B.15 Sample characters for scripts [Davis, L2/11-279]

C. Scripts and Symbols

C.1 WG2-related
  C.1.1 Review of script documents requested by WG2
C.2 Proposal to encode missing Latin small capital and modifier letters (WG2 N4068) [SC35, L2/11-208]
C.3 Proposal for encoding the Psalter Pahlavi script in the SMP (WG2 N4040) [Everson, Pournader, L2/11-147]
C.4 Wingdings and Webdings
  C.4.1 Proposal to add Wingdings and Webdings Symbols (replaces L2/11-196; WG2 N4115) [Suignard, L2/11-247]
  C.4.2 Apple Symbol Fonts: A Quick Survey (WG2 N4127) [Pentzlin, L2/11-276]
Apple Response to WG2 N4127 [Jenkins, L2/11-309]
C.5 Proposal for encoding the Caucasian Albanian script (WG2 N4131) [SEI, Everson, L2/11-296]
C.6 Proposal for encoding the Afaka script (WG2 N4132) [SEI, Everson, L2/11-297]
C.7 Revised proposal for encoding the Mende script (WG2 N4133) [SEI, Everson, L2/11-301]
C.8 Proposal to encode a missing Cyrillic letter pair for the Orok language [Yevlampiev, Pentzlin, L2/11-265]
C.9 Proposal to encode historic currency signs of Russia [Kalashnov, et.al., L2/11-273]
C.10 Arabic
  C.10.1 Proposal to encode Arabic characters used for Adyghe and Chechen languages [Yevlampiev, et.al., L2/11-277]
  C.10.2 Proposal to encode an Arabic-Letter Mark (ALM) (replaces L2/11-005) [Allouche, Mohie, L2/11-278]
C.11 Embedding Level Mark
  C.11.1 Embedding Level Mark [CLDR-TC, L2/11-183]
  C.11.2 Additional comments on proposal for ELM L2/11-183 [Allouche, L2/11-306]
C.12 Proposal to encode additional Comic Style Symbols [Pentzlin, L2/11-288]
C.13 Proposal to include Duployan Shorthands and Chinook script and Shorthand Format Controls [Anderson, L2/11-303]
C.14 Lepcha Encoding model feedback [Priest, L2/11-305]
C.15 Proposal to disunify playing card and tarot card characters (WG2 N4089) [Everson, Pentzlin, L2/11-216]

  C.15.1 On the playing cards [Muller, L2/11-322]
C.16 Revised Proposal to encode Azerbaijani manat sign [Yevstifeyev, L2/11-231R]
C.17 Revised Proposal to encode six punctuation characters introduced by Hervé Bazin [Yevstifeyev, Pentzlin, L2/11-232]
C.18 Revised proposal for encoding the SignWriting script (WG2 N4090) [Everson, et.al., L2/11-217]
C.19 Preliminary proposal for encoding the Moon script (WG2 N4128) [Everson, L2/11-280]

D. South Asian 

D.1 South Asian subcommittee report [Anderson, et.al., L2/11-298]
D.2 Proposal to encode the Modi script (WG2 N4034) [Pandey, L2/11-212R]
Proposal to encode the Mahajani script [Pandey, L2/11-274]
D.4 Siyaq
Preliminary proposal to encode Diwani Siyaq numbers (WG2 N4122) [Pandey, L2/11-269]
  D.4.2 Preliminary proposal to Encode Indic Siyaq numbers (WG2 N4123) [Pandey, L2/11-270]
  D.4.3 Preliminary proposal to Encode Ottoman Siyaq numbers (WG2 N4124) [Pandey, L2/11-271]
  D.4.4 Preliminary Proposal to Encode Persian Siyaq Numbers (WG2 N4125) [Pandey, L2/11-272]
D.5 Om characters
Proposal to encode 0B50 ORIYA OM [Sharma, L2/11-258]
  D.5.2 Bengali Om character [Sahu, L2/11-275]
  D.5.3 A clear policy on encoding OM characters [Sharma, L2/11-308]
D.6 Grantha
Letter to Mark Davis from N. Ravi Shanker, Government of India [India, MIT, L2/11-182]
  D.6.2 Dravidian letters in Grantha block in Unicode - regarding [Ganesan, L2/11-186]
  D.6.3 Grantha compromise chart (replaces L2/11-046) [McGowan, Anderson, L2/11-200]
  D.6.4 Proposal to encode the Grantha script [India, MIT, L2/11-284]
  D.6.5 Request to encode 1135D GRANTHA SIGN PLUTA [Sharma, L2/10-331]
D.7 Proposal to encode the Jenticha script [Pandey, L2/11-218]
D.8 Preliminary Proposal to Encode the Bhaiksuki Script [Pandey, L2/11-259]
D.9 Proposal to Change the Names for Some Pau Cin Hau Characters [Pandey, L2/11-287]
D.10 Proposal to encode svara markers for the Jaiminiya Archika [Sharma, L2/11-267]

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