UTC Meeting 138
San Jose, CA February 3-6, 2014
Hosted by IBM

Meeting Logistical Information
Last updated: February 6, 2014

UTC Plenary Meeting:
    Monday, February 3          10:30 am to 5:30 pm
Tuesday,  February 4         9:30 am to 5:30 pm
Wednesday,  February 5    9:30 am to 5:30 pm
Thursday,  February 6       9:30 am to 3:00 pm

L2 Plenary Meeting:
    Thursday, February 6        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
E.2 IEC Power symbols
Loughry, et al Monday, 1:30 pm see above
B.3 IRG, D.6 Siddham
Lunde, Pandey
Monday, 2 pm

C.6 Mongolian, C.14.4 Sundanese
Monday, 3:30 pm

E.1 Russian currency sign
Timofeev, et al
Tuesday, 9:30 am

B.1 WG2
Tuesday, 3 pm

D.2 Tamil
Manivannan, et al
Wednesday, 9:30 am

B.12.1.1 UAX#9 Issues
Davis, et al
Wednesday, 10:30 am

C.10 Cherokee
Everson, et al
Wednesday, 1 pm

D Other Indic topics
Thursday, 9:30 am

B.14.8 Indic Matra and Indic Syllabic
Whistler, et al
Thursday, 1 pm

Ad  Hoc Meetings:

Ad Hoc Subject Person Day and Time (PST) Location Call-in Information
Power symbols
Constable, et al
Monday, afternoon

Edberg, et al
Wednesday, lunch

Namespace Limitations Davis, Whistler, et al
Wednesday, evening, 5:30 pm

Zanabazar script
Anderson, et al
Thursday, lunch

Other meetings:



Day and Time (PST)

ICANN Suignard, Milo, Everson Tuesday, 12 to 1 pm TBD
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 [L2/14-025]
  Latest version of this document

A.5 Minutes and action items
  A.5.1 Approval of minutes
    A.5.1.1 UTC Meeting 137 [L2/13-200R]
  A.5.2  Action Items
    A.5.2.1 Review of open action items [L2/SD2]
    A.5.2.2 Recently closed action items [L2/14-027]

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

A.6 Calendar review
  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
  UTC 142 February 2-5, 2015, host IBM

  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.1.3.2 10646:2014, 4th edition
  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 Principles and Procedures for Allocation of New Characters and Scripts and handling of Defect Reports on Character Names  [WG2, L2/14-056

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. Summary of Voting on ISO/IEC DIS 10646 (Ed.4), Information technology -- Universal Coded Character Set (UCS) [L2/14-047]
      B. 14651
        B. 14651 ballot
    B.2.2.2 SC35
      B. WG5
  B.3.1 Liaison report [Lunde, L2/13-234]

  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, L2/14-049]

  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 260: Proposed Update UTS #10, Unicode Collation Algorithm    
    B.11.1.1 Feedback
      B. General feedback [L2/14-028]
    B.11.1.2 Document for review [Davis, Whistler, L2/14-044]
  B.11.2 Issue 261: Proposed Update UAX #15, Unicode Normalization Forms
   B.11.2.1 Feedback
      B. General feedback [L2/14-028]
    B.11.2.2 Background document [Davis, L2/14-046]
  B.11.3 Issue 262: Proposed Update UAX #44, Unicode Character Database
    B.11.3.1 Feedback
      B. General feedback [L2/14-028]
    B.11.3.2 Document for review [Iancu, et al, L2/14-045]
  B.11.4 Issue 263: Sequences to Select From Multiple C2-Conjoining Forms in Malayalam
    B.11.4.1 Feedback
      B. General feedback [L2/14-028]
    B.11.4.2 Background document [Johny, L2/14-043]
  B.11.5 Issue 264: Proposed Update UTS #46, Unicode IDNA Compatibility Processing
    B.11.5.1 Feedback
      B. General feedback [L2/14-028]
      B. Proposal for change to UTS #46 data [Davis, L2/13-236]  
    B.11.5.2 Document for review [Davis, Suignard, L2/14-042]
  B.11.6 Issue 265: Proposed Update UAX #29, Unicode Text Segmentation
    B.11.6.1 Feedback
      B. General feedback [L2/14-028]
      B. Clarifying UAX#29 sentence break vs word break [Edberg, L2/14-061]
    B.11.6.2 Document for review [Davis, L2/14-041]
  B.11.7 Other feedback
    B.11.7.1 General feedback [L2/14-028]

B.12 Unicode Technical Reports, Standards, and Standard Annexes
  B.12.1 UAX #9, Unicode Bidirectional Algorithm
    B.12.1.1 UAX9 Issues [Allouche, Lanin, L2/14-040]
    B.12.1.2 Bidi test for 7.0 [Iancu]
  B.12.2 UAX #31, Unicode Identifier and Pattern Syntax
    B.12.2.1 Catalan MIDDLEDOT and UAX #31 [Montané, L2/13-239]
  B.12.3 UAX #14, Unicode Line Breaking Algorithm
    B.12.3.1 Discussion topic [Muller]
  B.12.4 UTS #39, Unicode Security Mechanisms

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 Update
    B.13.3.2 Authorize Unicode 7.0 Beta

B.14 Properties
  B.14.1 Reconciling Script and Script_Extensions [Davis, L2/13-240]
  B.14.2 Proposal to align the Line_Break property values of quote ornaments [Iancu, Whistler, L2/14-008]
  B.14.3 Proposal to make STerm a proper subset of Terminal_Punctuation [Iancu, Whistler, L2/14-010R]
  B.14.4 Fixing the properties of two Sundanese characters [Glass, L2/14-034]
  B.14.5 Namespace Limitations and Loose Matching [Davis, L2/14-035]
    B.14.5.1 Inconsistencies in Name Uniqueness Criteria [Whistler, L2/13-142]

  B.14.6 Proposal to coalesce code point ranges in LineBreak.txt and EastAsianWidth.txt [Iancu, L2/14-051]
Proposal to assign math-class property values to the Arabic mathematical alphabetic symbols [Iancu, L2/14-052]
  B.14.8 Status of Indic_Matra_Category and Indic_Syllabic_Category [Whistler]

    B.14.8.1 A bag of suggested improvements to Unicode’s provisional Indic properties [Pournader, et al, L2/14-065]
Which characters should have emoji-style by default? [Davis, L2/14-054]

    B.14.9.1 Emoji property working spreadsheet [Davis, L2/13-063]
  B.14.10 Proposed properties for incorrectly or insufficiently documented characters in 7.0 [Iancu, L2/14-060]

B.15 CJK

  B.15.1 Proposal to add standardized variation sequences for nine characters [Lunde, L2/14-006]
  B.15.2 12 additional characters for Unicode CJK Stroke group [Low, Cook, L2/14-007]
    B.15.2.1 CJK Stroke group - additional information (email) [Low, L2/14-011]
  B.15.3 Unihan data file change and kRSUnicode [Jenkins, L2/14-057]
  B.15.4 Proposal to change data format for CJK sources (WG2 N4436) [WG2/Suignard, L2/14-058]

B.16 Other
  B.16.1 Security [Davis]

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, L2/14-053]
C.3 Arabic
  C.3.1 Arabic amphibious characters [Milo, L2/13-226]
C.4 Latin
C.5 Tangut
  C.5.1 Summary of Tangut meeting (Beijing, China) [Anderson, L2/13-241]
  C.5.2 Code chart for the Tangut script (WG2 N4525) [West, et al, L2/14-021]
  C.5.3 Character name considerations [Suignard, L2/14-022]
  C.5.4 Proposal to encode the Tangut script (WG2 N4522) [West, et al, L2/14-023]
C.6  Mongolian
  C.6.1 Encoding Mongolian head letters [Glass, L2/14-030]
  C.6.2 Proposal to update the code charts for Mongolian [Glass, L2/14-031]
  C.6.3 Proposal to encode Mongolian head letters [Glass, L2/14-067]
C.7 Nüshu
  C.7.1 Comments on Nushu in WG2 N4484, /IEC 10646:2014/PDAM1 (WG2 N4513) [Suzuki, L2/14-012]
  C.7.2 Additional Comments on N4484/PDAM1 [Suzuki, L2/14-050]
C.8 Punctuation
  C.8.1 Precomposed punctuation proposal [Larionov, L2/13-237]
  C.8.2 Proposal to Encode a Slavonic Punctuation Mark in Unicode [Andreev, et al, L2/13-238]
C.9 Standardized variants for Manichaean [Pournader, L2/11-123R]
C.10 Cherokee [Everson, L2/13-190]
C.11 Proposal to encode "Unifon" and other characters (WG2 N 4262) [SEI, Everson, L2/12-138]

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, L2/14-053]
D.2 Tamil
  D.2.1 Tamil fractions and symbols
    D.2.1.1 Spelling changes for Tamil fractions and symbols (WG2 N4526) [Sharma, L2/14-018]
    D.2.1.2 Spelling changes for Tamil fractions and symbols [Manivannan, L2/14-037]
    D.2.1.3 Comment on L2/13-047: Revised Proposal to encode Tamil fractions and Symbols [Ganesan, L2/13-077]
    D.2.1.4 Comments on the Proposals to Encode Tamil Symbols and Fractions [ICT, Sri Lanka, L2/14-048]
D.3 Revised proposal to encode the Bhaiksuki script (replaces L2/13-194) [Pandey, Dimitrov, L2/14-036]
D.4 Malayalam
  D.4.1 Proposal to encode 0D00 MALAYALAM SIGN COMBINING ANUSVARA ABOVE [Sharma, L2/14-003]
    D.4.1.1 Feedback on Malayalam Anusvara Above Proposal [Johny, L2/14-029]
  D.4.2 Proposal to encode MALAYALAM LETTER CHILLU M [Johny, L2/14-013]
  D.4.3 Proposal to encode MALAYALAM SIGN CIRCULAR VIRAMA [Johny, L2/14-014]
  D.4.4 Proposal to encode MALAYALAM SIGN VERTICAL BAR VIRAMA [Johny, L2/14-015]
  D.4.5 Proposal to encode MALAYALAM SIGN PARA [Johny, L2/14-016]
    D.4.5.1 Feedback from Shriramana Sharma [L2/14-028]
  D.4.6 Proposal to encode MALAYALAM LETTER CHILLU Y [Johny, L2/14-017]
  D.4.7 Response to PRI 263 on Malayalam [Sharma, L2/14-019]
D.5 Grantha
  D.5.1 Finalizing the Grantha virama model [Sharma, L2/14-002]
  D.5.2 Plain-text Ligating Virama Representation for Grantha script [Ganesan, L2/14-020]
D.6 Siddham
  D.6.1 2013-11-22 Siddham Script (梵字) Meeting @ Tokyo [Lunde, L2/13-233]
  D.6.2 Supplementary Documents for Proposal of Variants for Siddham Script [Suzuki, et al, L2/14-055]
  D.6.3 Concerns about encoding variants of Matras in Siddham [Glass, L2/14-062]
D.7 Zanabazar
  D.7.1 Proposal to Encode the Zanabazar Square Script (supersedes / replaces L2/13-198) [Pandey, L2/14-024]
  D.7.2 Differences between L2/14-024 Zanabazar Script proposal and L2/13-198 Mongolian Square [Anderson, L2/14-032]
  D.7.3 Comments on the Zanabazar Square proposal (WG2 N4527) [Sharma, L2/14-033]
D.8 Kannada
  D.8.1 Proposal to encode archaic vowel signs O OO for Kannada [Sharma, L2/14-004]
  D.8.2 On the Telugu and Kannada Vowel Signs for O and OO [Sharma, L2/14-005]
  D.8.3 The Kannada "nakaara-pollu" [Sharma, L2/13-228]
  D.8.4 Request to change the Unicode chart font for Kannada [Srinidhi, L2/13-232
  D.8.5 Representation of Jihvamuliya and Upadhmaniya in Kannada [Srinidhi, L2/13-242]
D.9 Additional Information on the Eskaya Script of the Philippines (WG2 N4499) [SEI/Pandey, L2/13-229]
D.10 Introducing Latsam Khimhun's Script for Tangsa (WG2 N4497) [SEI/Pandey, L2/13-230]
D.11 Introducing Lakhum Mossang's Script for Tangsa (WG2 N4496) [SEI/Pandey, L2/13-231]
D.12 Proposal to Encode Ranjana Script [Manandhar, L2/13-243]
D.13 Final proposal to encode the Marchen script in the SMP [West, L2/13-197]
D.14 New Tai Lue [Constable]

E. Symbols

E.1 Russian currency sign
  E.1.1 Proposal to encode the ROUBLE SIGN (WG2 N4512R) [Everson, L2/13-235]
  E.1.2 Proposal to add the currency sign for the RUSSIAN RUBLE [Russian  NB, L2/14-039]
E.2 Proposal to Include IEC Power Symbols [Loughry, et al, L2/14-009]
  E.2.1 IEC Power Symbols [Everson, L2/14-059]
E.3 Proposal for the addition of Indian Classical Music symbols [Jawanda, et al, L2/13-227]
E.4 New emoji [Edberg]

F. Miscellaneous


G. Close of Meeting

G.1 Thank our hosts