UTC Meeting 137
Cupertino, CA — November 4-7, 2013
Hosted by Apple

Meeting Logistical Information
Last updated: November 7, 2013

UTC Plenary Meeting:
    Monday, November 4          10:30 am to 5:30 pm
Tuesday,  November 5         9:30 am to 5:30 pm
Wednesday,  November 6    10:30 am to 5:30 pm
Thursday,  November 7       9:30 am to 5:30 pm

Full Members Meeting:
Wednesday, November 6     9:30 to 10:30 am

L2 Plenary Meeting:

    Thursday, November 7        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
C.6 Cherokee
Everson, et al
Monday, 12:00 pm
see above
B.14.5 Emoji-style
Tuesday, 2:15 pm

B.3 IRG, B.14.4 Algorithmic spacing
Lunde, Ishii, et al
Wednesday, 11:00 am

D.6 Siddham
Glass, et al
Thursday, 9:30 am
D.2, D.3 Tamil, Grantha
TVA, et al
Thursday, 10:00 am

D.8 Malayalam
Thursday, 10:30 am

Ad  Hoc Meetings:

Ad Hoc Subject Person Day and Time (PST) Location Call-in Information
D.4 Bhaiksuki Anderson, et al
Tuesday, lunch

C.3.1 Arabic for Bravanese
Pournader, Milo, et al
Wednesday, lunch

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 [L2/13-199]
  Latest version of this document

A.5 Minutes and action items
  A.5.1 Approval of minutes
    A.5.1.1 UTC Meeting 136 [L2/13-132R]
  A.5.2  Action Items
    A.5.2.1 Review of open action items [L2/SD2]
    A.5.2.2 Recently closed action items [L2/13-201]

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

A.6 Calendar review
  UTC 138 — February 3-6, 2014, North San Jose, host IBM
  UTC 139 — May 6-9, 2014, San Jose, host Adobe
  UTC 140 — August 5-8, 2014, host Microsoft
  UTC 141 — October 27-30, 2014, host Apple, Annual Members Mtg

  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. 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 61 (WG2 N4404) [WG2, L2/13-144]
  B.1.3 Amendments 
    B.1.3.1 Amendment 1 of ISO/IEC 10646:2014 (4th edition)
      B. Draft additional repertoire Amendment 1 to ISO/IEC 10646:2014 (4th edition) (WG2 N4482) [Suignard, L2/13-182]
    B.1.3.2 10646:2014, 4th edition
      B. Draft additional repertoire for ISO/IEC 10646:2014 (4th edition) (WG2 N4459) [Suignard, L2/13-151]
      B. Declaration for removing the "Old Hungarian" block from DAM [Demeczky, et al, L2/13-218]
  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.2.1.1 Unicode Consortium Liaison Report to TC 37/SC 2 [Constable]
    B.2.1.2 Liaison report from OWG Sort Editor [Whistler]    
  B.2.2 JTC/SC documents
    B.2.2.1 SC2
      B. 10646
      B. 14651
        B. 14651 ballot
    B.2.2.2 SC35
      B. WG5
  B.3.1 Liaison report
  B.3.2 Extension E (WG2 N4459) source glyph error report [Chung, Lunde, L2/13-177]
  B.3.3 US/Unicode Activity Report for IRG 41 [Lunde, L2/13-187]
  B.3.4 Proposal to Encode Chinese Characters Used for Transcribing Slavonic (replaces L2/13-009) [Shardt, et al, L2/13-188]
  B.3.5 Continued National Standards Development & Horizontal Extensions [Lunde, L2/13-192]

  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, L2/13-209]

  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 248: Proposed Update UTS #46, Unicode IDNA Compatibility Processing
    B.11.1.1 Feedback
      B. General feedback [L2/13-202]
    B.11.1.2 Document for review [Davis, L2/13-220]
  B.11.2 Issue 251: Proposed change to casing property for some circled or squared Latin letter symbols 
    B.11.2.1 Feedback
      B. General feedback [L2/13-202]
      B. Address issue with decorated Latin characters [Davis, L2/13-185]
    B.11.2.2 Background document [Davis, L2/13-103]
    B.11.2.3 PRI 251 Additions to Uppercase [Davis, L2/13-117]
  B.11.3 Issue 255: Feedback on repertoire for Amendment 1 to ISO/IEC 10646:2014 (4th Edition)
    B.11.3.1 Feedback
      B. General feedback [L2/13-202]
    B.11.3.2 Document for review [L2/13-182]
  B.11.4 Issue 256: Feedback on repertoire for ISO/IEC 10646:2014 (4th Edition)
    B.11.4.1 Feedback
      B. General feedback [L2/13-202]
    B.11.4.2 Document for review [L2/13-151]
  B.11.5 Issue 257: Proposed Update UTR #36, Unicode Security Considerations
    B.11.5.1 Feedback
      B. General feedback [L2/13-202]
      B. UTR #36 and UTS #39 recommendations [Davis, L2/13-203]
    B.11.5.2 Document for review [Davis, Suignard, L2/13-205]
    B.11.5.3 Versioning status [Whistler]
  B.11.6 Issue 258: Proposed Update UTS #39, Unicode Security Mechanisms
    B.11.6.1 Feedback
      B. General feedback [L2/13-202]
      B. UTR #36 and UTS #39 recommendations [Davis, L2/13-203]
    B.11.6.2 Document for review [Davis, Suignard, L2/13-206]
    B.11.6.3 Versioning status [Whistler]
  B.11.7 Other feedback
    B.11.7.1 General feedback [L2/13-202]

B.12 Unicode Technical Reports, Standards, and Standard Annexes
  B.12.1 UAX #9, Unicode Bidirectional Algorithm
    B.12.1.1 Limits to nesting of parentheses in UBA [Pournader]
  B.12.2 UAX #14, Unicode Line Breaking Algorithm
    B.12.2.1 Prevent line break between ‘/’ and Hebrew letter [Edberg, L2/13-211]

B.13 Editorial Committee
  B.13.1 Errata
  B.13.2 Editorial Committee report [Whistler]
  B.13.3 Unicode 7.0
    B.13.3.1 Use of STIX fonts in 7.0 charts [Pournader, L2/13-221]

B.14 Properties
  B.14.1 Addressing process failure (uppercase, lowercase, alphabetic) [Davis, L2/13-183]
  B.14.2 Fix LB status for Floor/Ceiling characters [Davis, L2/13-184R]
  B.14.3 Documented fields in NameAliases.txt [Davis, L2/13-186]
  B.14.4 Typographic Letter Spacing Character Classes [Ishii, L2/13-214]
  B.14.5 Which characters should have emoji-style by default? [Davis, L2/13-207]
  B.14.6 Inventory of duplicate and absent "@missing" directives in the UCD files [Whistler, Iancu, L2/13-215]
  B.14.8 Status of Indic_Matra_Category and Indic_Syllabic_Category

B.15 CJK

B.16 Other

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, L2/13-210]
C.3 Arabic
  C.3.1 Proposal to encode five Arabic script characters for the Bravanese [Banfunzi, L2/13-178]
    C.3.1.1 Proposal to encode four Arabic characters for Bravanese [Pournader, L2/13-223]
  C.3.2 Comment on L2/13-130: Writing classical Tamil in Arabic script [Ganesan, L2/13-168]
C.4 Latin
  C.4.1 Precomposed Tilde Letters [Bodor, L2/13-181]
  C.4.2 Proposal to encode Latin letters for the transliteration of Indic vocalic letters [Pandey, L2/13-204]
     C.4.2.1 Named sequences of Latin letters for the transliteration of Indic vocalic letters [Ganesan, L2/13-213]
C.6  Cherokee
  C.6.1 Proposal for the addition of Cherokee characters (WG2 N4487) [Everson, Feeling, L2/13-190]
  C.6.2 Roadmap for Cherokee
C.7 Preliminary proposal to encode the Adlam script (WG2 N4488) [Everson, L2/13-191]
C.8 Request to add one Cuneiform character [Everson, L2/13-196]
C.9 Proposal to Encode a Slavonic Punctuation Mark (revised) [Andreev, et al, L2/13-140R]
  C.9.1 Expert Feedback on L2/13-140 SLAVONIC PARAGRAPHOS [Anderson, L2/13-212]
C.10 Code table and names list for encoding Nüshu (WG2 N4472R, revised) [Everson, L2/13-160R]
C.11 Samples for usage of dandas in Gujarati, Telugu, Kannada, Malayalam, and Tamil [Pournader, L2/13-224]
C.12 Cedillas and commas below, take 2 [Muller, L2/13-225]

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, L2/13-210]
D.2 Tamil
  D.2.1 Tamil fractions and symbols
    D.2.1.1 Request to use Tamil names in Tamil fractions and symbols [TVA, L2/13-161]
      D. Response to L2/13-161 on naming Tamil fractions and symbols (WG2 N4477) [Sharma, L2/13-175]
      D. Comment on Tamil Nadu government request L2/13-161, Use of Tamil Names for Tamil Fractions and Symbols [Ganesan, L2/13-193]
      D. Feedback from Tamil Experts on Tamil Character Names and Annotations of Symbols and Fractions [Ganesan, L2/13-216]
      D. Naming the Tamil fractions and symbols based on the Tamil Lexicon [Sharma, L2/13-217]
    D.2.1.2 Request to change one character name from L2/13-047 (WG2 N4478) [Sharma, L2/13-176]
  D.2.2 Request to change the Unicode chart font for Tamil (WG2 N4476) [Sharma, L2/13-174]
D.3 Request to reallocate one character within the Grantha block (WG2 N4479) [Sharma, L2/13-179]
D.4 Revised proposal to encode the Bhaiksuki script (WG2 N4489) [Pandey, Dimitrov, L2/13-194]
D.5 Final proposal to encode the Marchen script in the SMP [West, L2/13-197]
D.6 Siddham
  D.6.1 Comments on N4409R Proposal to Encode Variants for Siddham Script (WG2 N4486) [Glass, L2/13-189]
  D.6.2 Practical approach to encoding Siddham variants [Pandey, L2/13-195]
  D.6.3 Response to L2/13-195 on Siddham [Sharma, L2/13-208]
D.7 Revised Proposal to Encode the Mongolian Square Script [Pandey, L2/13-198]
D.8 Malayalam
  D.8.1 Proposal for a Mechanism to Select from Multiple Malayalam C2-conjoining Forms [Johny, L2/13-219]
  D.8.2 Comments on revised PRI 250 document on Malayalam conjoining forms [Sharma, L2/13-222]

E. Symbols

E.1 Proposal to incorporate two telephony symbols into Unicode by glyph and annotation changes [German NB, L2/13-105R]
E.2 Russian currency symbol

F. Miscellaneous


G. Close of Meeting

G.1 Thank our hosts