UTC Meeting 136
Seattle, WA -- July 29 - August 2, 2013
Hosted by Microsoft

Meeting Logistical Information
Last updated: August 1, 2013

UTC Plenary Meeting:
    Monday, July 29          10:30 am to 5:30 pm
Tuesday,  July 30         9:30 am to 5:30 pm
Wednesday,  July 31    9:30 am to 5:30 pm
Thursday,  August 1    9:30 am to 5:30 pm
Friday, August 2          9:30 am to 3:00 pm

L2 Plenary Meeting:
    Friday, August 2          3:00 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
B.11. 4, B.11.5 Bidi
Davis, et al
Tuesday, 9:30 am
see above
C.3 Marshallese/Cedilla and Comma Below Everson, Jacquerye, et al
Wednesday, 9:30 am
see above
B.11.3 Vertical Text Layout
Ishii, et al
Wednesday, 2 pm
see above
D.2 Grantha Vocalic L/LL
D.5 Tamil
C.4 Arwai
Sharma, Constable, Ganesan
Thursday, 9:30 am
see above

Ad  Hoc Meetings:

Ad Hoc Subject Person Day and Time (PST) Location Call-in Information
B.11.3 Vertical Text Layout Ishii, et al
Thursday, 1 pm
Meeting room
see above

Related meetings:



Day and Time (PST)

Davis, Edberg, et al
Wednesday, 8 to 9:30 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 meeting open

A.3 Registration of new documents

A.4 Approval of meeting agenda [L2/13-131]
  Latest version of this document

A.5 Minutes and action items
  A.5.1 Approval of minutes
    A.5.1.1 UTC Meeting 135 [L2/13-058R]
  A.5.2  Action Items
    A.5.2.1 Review of open action items [L2/SD2]
    A.5.2.2 Recently closed action items [L2/13-133]

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

A.6 Calendar review
  UTC 137 November 4-8, 2013, Cupertino, host Apple, Annual Members Mtg
  UTC 138 February 3-7, 2014, North San Jose, host IBM
  UTC 139 May 5-9, 2014, San Jose, host Adobe
  UTC 140 August 4-8, 2014, 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  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, L2/13-125]
      B. Unicode liaison report from WG2 [Constable, L2/13-170]
SEI liaison report to WG2
    B.1.1.3 IR's meeting report [Anderson, L2/13-158]
    B.1.1.4 Consent docket
[Whistler, L2/13-154]
  B.1.2 WG2 minutes, resolutions, reports
    B.1.2.1 Resolutions of WG 2 meeting 61 (WG2 N4404) [WG2, L2/13-144]
  B.1.3 Amendments 
    B.1.3.1 Amendment 2 of ISO/IEC 10646:2012
      B. Disposition of comments on DAM2 text to ISO/IEC 10646 3rd edition (WG2 N4453) [Suignard, L2/13-148]
      B. Draft repertoire for FDAM2 of ISO/IEC 10646:2012 (3rd edition) (WG2 N4458) [Suignard, L2/13-150]
    B.1.3.2 10646:2014, 4th edition
      B. Disposition of comments on SC2 4268: ISO/IEC CD 10646 4th edition (WG2 N4454) [Suignard, L2/13-149]
      B. Draft additional repertoire for ISO/IEC 10646:2014 (4th edition) (WG2 N4459) [Suignard, L2/13-151]
  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.1.6 Math characters and variation sequences (WG2 N4434) [WG2 Project Editor, L2/13-145]
  B.1.7 Presentation of vertical scripts (WG2 N4435) [WG2 Project Editor, L2/13-146]
  B.1.8 Proposal to change data format for CJK sources (WG2 N4436) [WG2 Project Editor, L2/13-147]
  B.1.9 Extending the fixed collection 288 MULTILINGUAL LATIN SUBSET, input for WG2 [Jacquerye, L2/13-171]

B.2 SC2/SC22/SC34/SC35/SC36/TC37/SC29/TC12
  B.2.1 Liaison reports
    B.2.1.1 Unicode Consortium Liaison Report to TC 37/SC 2 [Constable, L2/13-126]
  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, L2/13-166]

  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 [Loomis]

B.11 Public Review Issues
  B.11.1 Issue 249: Unicode 6.3 Beta Review
    B.11.1.1 Feedback
      B. General feedback [L2/13-134]
    B.11.1.2 Document for review [Whistler]
  B.11.2 Issue 252: Proposed Update UTS #18, Unicode Regular Expressions
    B.11.2.1 Feedback
      B. General feedback [L2/13-134]
    B.11.2.2 Document for review [Davis, Heninger, L2/13-101]
   B.11.3 Issue 253: Draft UTR #50, Unicode Vertical Text Layout
    B.11.3.1 Feedback
      B. General feedback [L2/13-134]
    B.11.3.2 Document for review [Ishii]
  B.11.4 Issue 254: Testing the Unicode Bidirectional Algorithm for Unicode 6.3
    B.11.4.1 Feedback
      B. General feedback [L2/13-134]
    B.11.4.2 Background document [PRI 254]
  B.11.5 Other feedback
    B.11.5.1 General feedback [L2/13-060, L2/13-134]
      B. Closed PRI 232: UAX#9, Unicode Bidi Algorithm [L2/13-159]  

B.12 Unicode Technical Reports, Standards, and Standard Annexes
  B.12.1 UAX#45, U-source Ideographs
    B.12.1.1 Change to UAX #45 [Anderson, Jenkins, L2/13-138]

B.13 Editorial Committee
  B.13.1 Errata
  B.13.2 Editorial Committee report [Whistler]
  B.13.3 Unicode 6.3
    B.13.3.1 Timing of the release
    B.13.3.2 Approve the release of Unicode 6.3
  B.13.4 Unicode 7.0

B.14 Properties
  B.14.1 Proposal to change Script and Script_Extensions properties for U+A92E [Evans, L2/13-137]
  B.14.2 Inconsistencies between “@missing” directives in UCD files [Whistler, Iancu, L2/13-169]

B.15 CJK

B.16 Other
  B.16.1 Inconsistencies in name uniqueness criteria [Whistler, L2/13-142]

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, L2/13-165]
C.3 Marshallese/Cedilla and Comma Below
  C.3.1 Proposal for the addition of Latin characters for Marshallese [Everson, L2/13-129]
  C.3.2 Latvian and Livonian glyphs with commaaccent in the Unicode Standard [Rozis, L2/13-127]
  C.3.3 Latvian and Marshallese Ad Hoc Report [Moore, L2/13-128]
  C.3.4 Comments on cedilla and comma below [Jacquerye, L2/13-155]
  C.3.5 Feedback on an encoding proposal [Cowan, L2/13-134]
C.4 Arabic
  C.4.1 Proposal to encode three Arabic characters for Arwi [Pournader, L2/13-130]
  C.4.2 Comment on L2/13-130: Writing classical Tamil in Arabic script [Ganesan, L2/13-168]
C.5 Cyrillic
  C.5.1 Proposal to encode combining half marks used for Cyrillic supralineation [Andreev, et al, L2/13-139]
  C.5.2 Feedback from experts on Cyrillic proposals [Cleminson, Birnbaum, L2/13-164]
  C.5.3 Church Slavonic
    C.5.3.1 Proposal to encode a Slavonic punctuation mark [Andreev, et al, L2/13-140]
    C.5.3.2 Proposal to use Standardized Variation Sequences to encode Church Slavonic glyph variants in Unicode [Andreev, et al, L2/13-153]
C.6 Proposal to encode the Book Pahlavi script [Pournader, L2/13-141]
C.7 Nushu
  C.7.1 Code table and names list for encoding Nüshu [Everson, L2/13-160]
C.8 Gabonese and Ivorian Latin characters [Jacquerye, L2/13-163]
C.9 Encoding model for combining superscript letters with diacritics [Jacquerye, L2/13-172]

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, L2/13-165]
D.2 Grantha
  D.2.1 Proposal to encode Grantha sub-base vocalic signs [Sharma, L2/10-341]
    D.2.1.1 E-mail regarding Grantha sub-base vocalic L/LL and Vedic Tone Asterisk Above [Constable, L2/11-351]
D.3 Siddham
  D.3.1 Proposal to encode a set of digits for Siddham [Pandey, L2/13-135]
  D.3.2 Additional Siddham variants [Pandey, L2/13-136]
  D.3.3 Name changes for Siddham section marks (WG2 N4457) [Anderson, et al, L2/13-156]
  D.3.4 Proposal to encode variants for Siddham script [Kawabata, L2/13-110]
D.4 Proposal to encode Gujarati Letter ZHA [Rajan, L2/13-143]
D.5 Tamil
  D.5.1 Request to use Tamil names in Tamil fractions and symbols [TVA, L2/13-161]
D.6 Meteei Mayek
  D.6.1 Unicode response on Meetei Mayek [Moore, L2/13-162]
D.7 Proposal to encode the Bhaiksuki script (WG2 N4469) [Pandey, Dimitrov, L2/13-167]
D.8 Proposal to encode the Marchen script (WG2 N4032) [West, L2/11-140]

E. Symbols

E.1 A proposal to encode the Akarmatrik music notation symbols [Misra, L2/13-157]

F. Miscellaneous


G. Close of Meeting

G.1 Thank our hosts