UTC Meeting 134
San Jose, CA -- January 28- February 1, 2013
Hosted by IBM

Meeting Logistical Information
Last updated: January 31, 2013

UTC Plenary Meeting:
    Monday, January 28          10:30 am to 5:30 pm
Tuesday,  January 29         9:30 am to 5:30 pm
Wednesday,  January 30    9:30 am to 5:30 pm
Thursday,  January 31       9:30 am to 5:30 pm
Friday, February 1             9:30 am to 12:00 pm

L2 Plenary Meeting:
    Friday, February 1            10:00 am to 12:00 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 & D Scripts
Anderson, et al
Monday and Tuesday
see above
B.14.1 Buginese Issues
Monday, 1 pm
see above
D.8, D.3 and other Indic
Sharma, et al
Tuesday, 9:30 am
see above
B.12.1 UTR#50 Vertical Text
Ishii, et al Tuesday, 2 pm
see above
B.15, B.11.10 CJK and Unihan
Tuesday, 3 pm
see above
B.11.2 Bidi - isolates
Lanin, et al Wednesday, 9:30 am
see above
B.14 & B.11.3 Properties and UCA
Scherer, et al Wednesday, 2 pm
see above
B.11.2 Bidi - parentheses
Glass, et al Thursday, 10:30 am
see above
B.12.1 UTR#50 Vertical Text
Ishii, et al Thursday, 2 pm
see above

Ad  Hoc Meetings:

Ad Hoc Subject Person Day and Time (PST) Location Call-in Information
B.12.1 UTR#50 Vertical Text Ishii, et al
Thursday, 11:45 am to 12:45 pm


Related meetings:



Day and Time (PST)

Davis, Edberg, et al
Wednesday, 8 to 9:30 am

Unicode Officers
Davis, et.al.


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 meeting open

A.3 Registration of new documents

A.4 Approval of meeting agenda [L2/13-010]
  Latest version of this document

A.5 Minutes and action items
  A.5.1 Review of minutes
    A.5.1.1 UTC Meeting 132 
  A.5.2  Action Items
    A.5.2.1 Review of open action items [L2/SD2]
    A.5.2.2 Recently closed action items [L2/13-012]

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

A.6 Calendar review
  UTC 135 May 6-10, 2013, San Jose, host Adobe
  UTC 136 July 29 - August 2, 2013, Redmond, host Microsoft
  UTC 137 November 4-8, 2013, Cupertino, host Apple, Annual Members Mtg
  UTC 138 February 3-7, 2014, host TBD

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

      B. SEI liaison report to WG2
    B.1.1.3 IR's meeting report [Anderson]
    B.1.1.4 Consent docket
  B.1.2 WG2 minutes, resolutions, reports
    B.1.2.1 Resolutions of WG 2 meeting 60 (WG2 N4354) [WG2, L2/13-014]
  B.1.3 Amendments
    B.1.3.1 DAM1 of ISO/IEC 10646:2012
    B.1.3.2 PDAM2.2 of ISO/IEC 10646:2012
    B.1.3.3 Ballots
  B.1.4 Review pipeline characters to ensure all new characters are in ballot comments or a separate document [Whistler]
  B.1.5 Review of document requesting new additions [Anderson]

B.2 SC2/SC22/SC34/SC35/SC36/TC37/SC29/TC12
  B.2.1 Liaison reports
  B.2.2 JTC/SC documents
    B.2.2.1 SC2
      B. 10646
      B. 14651
    B.2.2.2 SC35
      B. WG5
  B.3.1 Liaison report

  B.4.1 Liaison report [Ksar]

  B.5.1 Liaison report [McGowan]

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, L2/13-019]

  B.8.1 Liaison report

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

B.10 Unicode Localization Interoperability (ULI)
  B.10.1 Liaison report [Lommel]

B.11 Public Review Issues
  B.11.1 Issue 228: Changing some common characters from punctuation to symbol
    B.11.1.1 Feedback
      B. General feedback [L2/13-013]
    B.11.1.2 Document for review 
  B.11.2 Issue 232: Proposed Update UAX#9, Unicode Bidi Algorithm
    B.11.2.1 Feedback
      B. General feedback [L2/13-013]
    B.11.2.2 Document for review [Davis, Lanin, Glass, L2/13-021]
    B.11.2.3 Bidi test issues [Pournader, 124-A50]
      B. A new test file for Bidi [Pournader, L2/13-044]
    B.11.2.4 Fasttracking Arabic Letter Mark (ALM) [Pournader, Lanin, L2/13-040]
  B.11.3 Issue 235: Proposed Update UTS #10, Unicode Collation Algorithm
    B.11.3.1 Feedback
      B. General feedback [L2/13-013]
    B.11.3.2 Document for review [Davis, Whistler, L2/13-027]
  B.11.4 Issue 236: Proposed Update UAX #11, East Asian Width
    B.11.4.1 Feedback
      B. General feedback [L2/13-013]
    B.11.4.2 Document for review
  B.11.5 Issue 237: Proposed Update UAX #14, Unicode Line Breaking
    B.11.5.1 Feedback
      B. General feedback [L2/13-013]
    B.11.5.2 Document for review [Heninger, L2/13-022]
  B.11.6 Issue 238: Proposed Update UAX #15, Unicode Normalization Forms
    B.11.6.1 Feedback
      B. General feedback [L2/13-013]
    B.11.6.2 Document for review [Davis, L2/13-023]
  B.11.7 Issue 239: Proposed Update UAX #24, Unicode Script Property
    B.11.7.1 Feedback
      B. General feedback [L2/13-013]
    B.11.7.2 Document for review [Whistler]
  B.11.8 Issue 240: Proposed Update UAX #29, Unicode Text Segmentation
    B.11.8.1 Feedback
      B. General feedback [L2/13-013]
    B.11.8.2 Document for review [Davis]
  B.11.9 Issue 241: Proposed Update UAX #31, Unicode Identifier and Patern Syntax
    B.11.9.1 Feedback
      B. General feedback [L2/13-013]
    B.11.9.2 Document for review [Davis]
  B.11.10 Issue 243: Proposed Update UAX #38, Unicode Han Database (Unihan)
    B.11.10.1 Feedback
      B. General feedback [L2/13-013]
      B. Add tone marks in Unihan kMandarin field for 114 Han characters [CLDR-TC and Apple, L2/13-018]
      B. Unihan data file change [Suignard, L2/13-017]
      B. Changes to kEACC field in Unihan database [Jenkins, L2/13-031]
      B. Unihan erratum - kMandarin value for U+6535 [Jenkins, L2/13-041]
    B.11.10.2 Document for review [Jenkins, Cook, Lunde]
  B.11.11 Issue 244: Proposed Update UAX #41, Common References for UAXes
    B.11.11.1 Feedback
      B. General feedback [L2/13-013]
    B.11.11.2 Document for review
  B.11.12 Issue 246: Proposed Update UAX #44, Unicode Character Database
    B.11.12.1 Feedback
      B. General feedback [L2/13-013]
    B.11.12.2 Document for review [Davis, Whistler, L2/12-024]
  B.11.13 Issue 247: Proposed Update UAX #45, U-Source Ideographs
    B.11.13.1 Feedback
      B. General feedback [L2/13-013]
    B.11.13.2 Document for review [Jenkins, L2/13-025]
 B.11.14 Other feedback
    B.11.14.1 General feedback [L2/13-013]
B.12 Unicode Technical Reports, Standards, and Standard Annexes
  B.12.1 Proposed Draft UTR #50, Unicode Properties for Vertical Text Layout [Ishii, L2/13-026]
    B.12.1.1 Proposed changes to the UTR #50 character data [Iancu, et al, L2/13-042]
    B.12.1.2 UTR #50 Data Review [Ishii, L2/13-043]
  B.12.2 UTS #39, Unicode Security Mechanisms
    B.12.2.1 Clarify UTS #39 Security Mechanisms [Davis. L2/13-038]

B.13 Editorial Committee
  B.13.1 Errata
  B.13.2 Editorial Committee report [Whistler]
  B.13.3 Feasibility of Accelerated Releases for a Small Repertoire [Whistler, L2/13-005]

B.14 Properties
  B.14.1 Buginese Issues [Glass, L2/12-341]
  B.14.2 Proposal to change General Category of MONGOLIAN VOWEL SEPARATOR from Zs to Cf [Esfahbod, L2/13-004]
  B.14.3 Noncharacter clarification [Scherer, Davis, L2/13-006]
    B.14.3.1 On noncharacters: a response to L2/13-006 [Bishop, Cook, L2/13-015]
  B.14.4 Update the script property of U+A9CF JAVANESE PANGRANGKEP [Glass, L2/12-341]
  B.14.5 Script and Script Extension property principles [Davis, L2/13-039R]

B.15 CJK
  B.15.1 Proposal to encode Chinese characters used for transliterating Slavonic [Shardt, et al, L2/13-009]
  B.15.2 CJK Ext-A fix [Suignard, L2/13-016]
  B.15.3 US/Unicode Extension F Version 1.0 (IRG N1921) checking results (IRGN1921] [Chung, L2/13-020]
  B.15.4 Proposed Urgently Needed Characters Submission from the UTC to the IRG [Jenkins, L2/13-032]

C. Scripts

C.1 WG2-related
  C.1.1 Review of script documents requested by WG2
Review of UTC script proposals
  C.2.1 Script ad hoc report [Anderson, et al, L2/13-028]
C.3 Final proposal to encode Anatolian Hieroglyphs (WG2 N4282) [SEI/Everson, L2/12-213]
C.4 Pahawh Hmong clan logographs [Everson, L2/12-271]
C.5 Proposal to encode an outstanding early Cyrillic character in Unicode [Shardt, et al, L2/13-008]
C.6 Latin
  C.6.1 Second revised proposal to encode four historic Latin letters for Sakha (Yakut) (replaces L2/11-340; WG2 N4213 ) [Yevlampiev, et al, L2/12-044R]
  C.6.2 Revised proposal to encode Latin letters used in the Former Soviet Union (replaces L2/11-360; WG2 N4162 ) [Yevlampiev, et al, L2/12-045]
C.7 Proposal for encoding the Uygur script in the SMP [Osman, L2/12-066]
C.8 Revised proposal for encoding the Afáka script in the SMP (WG2 N4292) [Everson, L2/12-228]
C.9 Proposal to encode the Mwangwego script (WG2 N4323) [Everson, L2/12-311]
C.10 Proposal to Encode Bowl of Hygieia [stas624-uni@yahoo.com, L2/12-359]
C.11 Hungarian
  C.11.1 Revised proposal for encoding the Rovas Script [Rumi, et al, L2/12-331]
  C.11.2 See also L2/12-332, L2/12-337
C.12 Preliminary proposal for encoding the Garay script (WG2 N4261) [SEI/Everson, L2/12-139]
C.13 Preliminary proposal for encoding the Bagam script in the SMP (WG2 N4293) [Everson, L2/12-229]
C.14 Cedillas and commas below [Muller, L2/13-037]
C.15 Preliminary proposal for encoding the Hatran script (WG2 N4324) [SEI/Everson, L2/12-312]

D. South Asian 

D.1 Review of Indic-related UTC documents
  D.1.1 Review of Indic-related documents and recommendations to the UTC [Anderson, et al,]
D.2 Preliminary proposal for encoding the Nandinagari script (WG2 N4389) [Pandey, L2/13-002]
D.3 Tamil fractions
  D.3.1 Proposal to encode Tamil fractions and symbols [Sharma, L2/12-231]
  D.3.2 See also L2/12-243, L2/12-384
  D.3.3 Upcoming discussion in Unicode about Tamil fractions [Nakkeeran, L2/13-007]
  D.3.4 TAMIL DEBIT SIGN and TAMIL CREDIT SIGN glyphs [L2/12-106, L2/12-150, L2/12-384, L2/12-231]
D.4 Siddham section marks
  D.4.1 Sidham section marks [Pandey, L2/12-323]
  D.4.2 See also L2/12-274, L2/12-367, L2/12-369, L2/12-372
  D.4.3 Additional information on Siddham Section marks [Eidsun, L2/13-033]
D.5 Grantha
  D.5.1 Proposal to add two letters to the Grantha repertoire (WG2 N4198) [Everson, L2/12-039]
  D.5.2 See also L2/12-054, L2/12-059. L2/12-149, L2/12-151, L2/12-348, L2/12-353, L2/12-382
D.6 Sharada OM
  D.6.1 Annotation for SHARADA OM [Sharma, L2/12-224]
  D.6.2 See also L2/12-019, L2/11-308
D.7 Generic Indic
  D.7.1 Editorial updates [Sharma, L2/12-106]
D.8 Malayalam
  D.8.1 Request for editorial updates to various Indic scripts [Sharma, L2/12-106]
  D.8.2 Specifying Optional Malayalam Conjuncts [Johny, L2/13-035]
  D.8.3 Old and New Chillus in Malayalam and implications for Sinhala [Pournader, Johny, L2/13-036]
D.9 Oriya
  D.9.1 Request for editorial updates to various Indic scripts [Sharma, l2/12-106]
D.10 Telugu
  D.10.1 Proposal to encode 0C5A TELUGU LETTER RRRA (WG2 N4215) [Sharma, L2/12-016]
D.11 Preliminary proposal to Encode the Kawi script (WG2 N4255) [Pandey, L2/12-125]
   D.11.1 Comment on L2/12-125: Encoding Model for Kawi Script [Ganesan, L2/12-167]
D.12 Preliminary proposal to Encode the Rohingya script [Pandey, L2/12-214]
D.13 Introducing the Coorgi-Cox Alphabet [Pandey, L2/12-217]
D.14 Revised preliminary proposal to encode the Gondi script [Pandey, L2/12-235]
D.15 Preliminary Proposal to add the Leke Script in the SMP (WG2 N4344) [Fickle, Hosken, L2/12-363]
D.16 Nepaalalipi e-mail [Dev Dass Manandhar, et al, L2/13-029]

E. Symbols

E.1 Proposal to encode a United States Flag symbol [Vasquez, L2/12-094]
E.2 Proposal to encode a symbol "Capitalized Commercial At" (WG2 N4257) [Pentzlin, L2/12-116]
E.3 Preliminary Proposal to encode Bodoni Ornament symbols (WG2 N4299) [Pentzlin, L2/12-276]
E.4 Revised proposal to incorporate the symbols of ISO/IEC 9995-7:2009 (WG2 N4317) [Pentzlin, L2/12-302]
E.5 Proposal to add four arrows to get a consistent mapping from ISO/IEC 9995-7 symbols to Unicode (WG2 N4318) [Pentzlin, L2/12-303]
E.6 Proposal to encode square with speckles fill [Park, L2/12-317]

F. Miscellaneous


G. Close of Meeting

G.1 Thank our hosts