UTC Meeting 140
Redmond, WA August 5-8, 2014
Hosted by Microsoft

Meeting Logistical Information
Last updated: August 8, 2014

UTC Plenary Meeting:
    Tuesday, August 5         10:30 am to 5:30 pm
Wednesday, August 6    9:30 am to 5:30 pm
Thursday, August 7       9:30 am to 5:30 pm
    Friday, August 8            9:30 am to 3:00 pm

L2 Plenary Meeting:
    Friday, August 8           3:00 to 5:00 pm

Scheduled activities:

Agenda Item


Day and Time (PDT)

Call-in Information
C.7.2 Glagolitic
Andreev Tuesday, 11:30 am
see above
E.1 Emoji Davis, Edberg, et al Tuesday, 2 pm
B.12.1 Collation Scherer
Tuesday, 4 pm

D.6 Kannada, D.5 Saurahstra Rajan
Wednesday, 9:30 am

D.2 New Tai Lue
Wednesday, 10 am

B.3, B.11.5, B.15 CJK topics
Jenkins, Lunde, Ishii
Wednesday, 10:30 am

C.7.1.1 Cyrillic
Wednesday, 11:30 am

D.4 Myanmar
Thursday, 9:30 am

B.12.3 UTS #46 Davis, Freytag
Thursday, 2 pm

C.4 Latin
Thursday, 4 pm

C.3 Arabic Shaikh, Pournader, Evans Friday, 9:30 am
D.3 Grantha Ganesan
Friday, 10:30 am

Ad  Hoc Meetings:

Ad Hoc Subject Person Day and Time (PST) Location Call-in Information
C.7.1 Cyrillic variants
Tuesday, lunch

B.7.2 Nepal meeting
Anderson, et al Friday, lunch

Other meetings:



Day and Time (PST)

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

TC Procedures posted at: http://www.unicode.org/consortium/tc-procedures.htmlC.3.C

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 [L2/14-176]
  Latest version of this document

A.5 Minutes and action items
  A.5.1 Approval of minutes
    A.5.1.1 UTC Meeting 138
  A.5.2  Action Items
    A.5.2.1 Review of open action items [L2/SD2]
    A.5.2.2 Recently closed action items [L2/14-178]

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

A.6 Calendar review
  UTC 141 October 27-30, 2014, host Apple, Annual Members Mtg
  UTC 142 February 2-5, 2015, host IBM
  UTC 143 May 5-8, 2015, host Adobe
  UTC 144 July 27-31, 2015, 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 Updated Technical Committee Procedures http://www.unicode.org/consortium/tc-procedures.html

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.1.1.3 IR's meeting report [Anderson]
    B.1.1.4 Consent docket
  B.1.2 WG2 minutes, resolutions, reports
  B.1.3 Amendments/Ballots 
    B.1.3.2 Amendment 1 of ISO/IEC 10646:2014 (4th edition)
    B.1.3.3 Amendment 2 of ISO/IEC 10646:2014 (4th edition)
  B.1.4 Ad Hoc reports
  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]

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.2.2.2 SC35
      B. WG5
    B.2.2.3 JTC1
      B. Communication from the JTC 1 Chair and Secretariat regarding new text for clause 1.12 of the Consolidated JTC 1 Supplement 2014 concerning WG participation [JTC1, L2/14-206]
  B.3.1 Liaison report
  B.3.2 U+2827C unification issue [Chung, L2/14-138]
  B.3.3 IRG meeting #42 resolutions [IRG, L2/14-197]
  B.3.4 IRG #43 logistics information [Lunde, L2/14-139]

  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, L2/14-191]
  B.7.2 Nepal meeeting [Anderson]

  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, L2/14-208]

B.11 Public Review Issues
  B.11.1 Issue 272: Proposed Update UTR #36, Unicode Security Considerations
    B.11.1.1 Feedback
      B. General feedback [L2/14-179]
    B.11.1.2 Document for review [Davis, Suignard, L2/14-181]
  B.11.2 Issue 273: Proposed Update UTS #39, Unicode Security Mechanisms
    B.11.2.1 Feedback
      B. General feedback [L2/14-179]
      B. Smaller data file for confusables [Davis, L2/14-151]
    B.11.2.2 Document for review [Davis, Suignard, L2/14-182]
  B.11.3 Issue 276: Feedback on repertoire for ISO/IEC 10646:2014 Amendment 2
    B.11.3.1 Feedback
      B. General feedback [L2/14-179]
      B. Comments on PDAM text of 10646 4th Ed amendment 2 [Constable, L2/14-205]
    B.11.3.2 Document for review [Suignard, L2/14-142]
  B.11.4 Issue 277: Reconciling Script and Script_Extensions character properties
    B.11.4.1 Feedback
      B. General feedback [L2/14-179]
    B.11.4.2 Document for review [Davis, L2/14-183]
  B.11.5 Issue 278: Proposed Update UTR #50, Unicode Vertical Text Layout
    B.11.5.1 Feedback
      B. General feedback [L2/14-179]
      B. UTR 50: PRI 278 and other feedback [Ishii, L2/14-171]
    B.11.5.2 Document for review [Ishii, L2/14-180]
  B.11.6 Other feedback
    B.11.6.1 General feedback [L2/14-179]

B.12 Unicode Technical Reports, Standards, and Standard Annexes
  B.12.1 UTS #10, Unicode Collation Algorithm    
    B.12.1.1 DUCET: Remove Most Cyrillic Contractions [Scherer, L2/14-106]
    B.12.1.2 CTT: Remove Most Cyrillic Contractions [Scherer, L2/14-140]
  B.12.2 UTS #14, Unicode Line Breaking
    B.12.2.1 Linebreaking before IN [Muller, L2/14-168]
  B.12.3 UTR #23, Unicode Character Property Model
    B.12.3.1 Working Draft for PU UTR #23, Unicode Character Property Model [Whistler, L2/14-193]
  B.12.4 UTS #46, Unicode IDNA Compatibility Processing
    B.12.4.1 UTS46 testing for empty labels [Davis, L2/14-137]
    B.12.4.2 IDNA Update for Unicode 7.0.0 [Klensin, Faltstrom, L2/14-159]

B.13 Editorial Committee
  B.13.1 Errata
  B.13.2 Editorial Committee report [Whistler]
  B.13.3 Unicode 8.0
    B.13.3.1 Early preview Unicode 8.0 UCD data files
    B.13.3.2 Initiate Version 8.0 release
  B.13.4 Closing the donut hole [Whistler, L2/14-146]
  B.13.5 Mongolian representations in the charts [Suignard, L2/14-150]

B.14 Properties

  B.14.1 Defining "Block" [Whistler, L2/14-155]
  B.14.2 Cherokee casing decision may break identifier syntax [Whistler, L2/14-187]
  B.14.3 Feedback on Mandaic Shaping [Anderson, L2/14-194]
  B.14.4 UCD test stability [Davis]
  B.14.5 Status report on Script Extensions and Indic properties [Pournader, L2/14-199]
  B.14.6 Don't use U+E01EF VARIATION SELECTOR-256 [Esfahbod, L2/14-200]

B.15 CJK

  B.15.1 BOPOMOFO LETTER I [Taiwan MOE, Lunde, L2/14-189]
  B.15.2 CJK ideographs glyphs representation and sources references (WG2 N4544) [Suignard, L2/14-149]
  B.15.3 Proposal for the modification of the sample character layout of WAVE_DASH (U+301C) [Komatsu, L2/14-198]

B.16 Other
  B.16.1 Proposal to include Cyrillic and Latin Extended Blocks into the Roadmap [Pentzlin, L2/14-190]

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, L2/14-170]
C.3 Arabic
  C.3.1 Quranic marks
    C.3.1.1 Proposal to encode Quranic mark Ar-Rbaa used in Quran published in Pakistan [Shaikh, L2/14-148]
    C.3.1.2 Proposal to encode Proposal to encode Quranic mark Small High Yeh with Fatha [Shaikh, L2/14-203]
  C.3.2 Supporting the Warsh orthography for Arabic script [Evans, L2/14-104]
    C.3.2.1 Implications of the Unicode Arabic model for the Warsh orthography [Pournader, L2/14-207]
  C.3.3 Arabic honorifics
    C.3.3.1 Proposal to encode seventeen Arabic honorifics [Pournader, L2/14-147]
    C.3.3.2 Proposal to encode two Arabic honorifics [Shaikh, L2/14-152]
C.4 Latin
  C.4.1 Proposal to encode additional dialectology Latin characters (replaces L2/13-172) [Jacquerye, L2/14-169R]
  C.4.2 Proposal to encode Latin characters for Osage (WG2 N4587) [Everson, L2/14-175]
  C.4.3 Proposal to encode two Latin characters for Mazahua [Jacquerye, L2/14-201]
  C.4.4 Revised proposal to encode Unifon characters [SEI, Everson, L2/14-070]
  C.4.5 Additional proposal to encode Latin characters for theta and delta [Jacquerye, L2/14-202]
C.5 Nushu
  C.5.1 Progress Report of Nushu Code Chart Review by Japanese Experts [Suzuki, L2/14-186]
C.6 Preliminary Proposal to Encode the Turkestani Script [Wilson, L2/14-192]
C.7 Glagolitic and Cyrillic
  C.7.1 Proposal to Use Standardized Variation Sequences to Encode Church Slavonic Glyph Variants in Unicode [Andreev, et al, L2/13-153]
    C.7.1.1 Proposal to encode additional Cyrillic characters [Andreev, et al, L2/14-196]
  C.7.2 Proposal to encode additional Glagolitic characters [Andreev, et al, L2/14-087R]
    C.7.2.1 Expert Feedback on L2/14-087 Proposal to Encode Additional Glagolitic Characters [Cleminson, Birnbaum, L2/14-103]
    C.7.2.2 Additional Expert Feedback on L2/14-087 Proposal to Encode Additional Glagolitic Characters [Cleminson, Birnbaum, L2/14-165]
C.8 Encoding Pitman Shorthand scripts into Unicode [Rajaram, L2/14-167]
C.9 Greek
  C.9.1 Proposal to encode GREEK BYZANTINE INDICTION SIGN [Kalvesmaki, L2/14-156]
  C.9.2 Proposal to encode GREEK BYZANTINE DOUBLE SUSPENSION MARK [Kalvesmaki, L2/14-157]
  C.9.3 Proposal to encode GREEK BYZANTINE NOMISMA SIGN [Kalvesmaki, L2/14-158]
  C.9.4 Proposal to change glyph for small GREEK LETTER YOT [Bobeck, L2/14-185]

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, L2/14-170]
D.2 New Tai Lue
  D.2.1 Proposal to deprecate and add 4 characters to the New Tai Lue block [Hosken, L2/14-090]
  D.2.2 Data on the usage of left-side spacing marks in New Tai Lue [Pournader, L2/14-195]
D.3 Grantha
  D.3.1 Plain-text ligating virama representation for Grantha script [Ganesan, L2/14-020]
  D.3.2 ZWJ Joiner for Chillu Consonants of Grantha Script [Ganesan, L2/14-097]
    D.3.2.1 Comments on L2/14-097 re using ZWJ for Grantha "chillus" [Sharma, L2/14-110]
  D.3.3 Control Characters (Joiners ZWNJ and ZWJ) in the Grantha Visible Virama and Chillu Consonants [Ganesan, L2/14-162]
    D.3.3.1 Chillu examples [Ganesan, L2/14-164]
D.4 Myanmar
  D.4.1 Proposal to Disunify Khamti Style Letters from Myanmar [Hosken, Morey, L2/14-108R]
  D.4.2 Unicode Standard Announcement Letter [Myanmar Computer Federation, L2/14-141]
D.5 Proposal to encode Saurashtra Sign Candrabindu [Rajan, L2/14-163]
D.6 Proposal to encode Kannada Sign Spacing Candrabindu [Rajan, L2/14-153]
  D.6.1 Usage of Kannada Sign Spacing Candrabindu in Vedic texts [Srinidhi, L2/14-166]
  D.6.2 Comments on proposal for Kannada Sign Spacing Candrabindu [Sharma, L2/14-188]

E. Symbols

E.1 Emoji
  E.1.1 Report on diversity emoji use in iDiversicons and proposal to add new emoji from iDiversicons collection to Unicode [Parrott, Afshar, L2/14-154R]
  E.1.2 Afrocentric Emoji [Uchenna, L2/14-144]
  E.1.3 African queen [Uchenna, L2/14-145]
  E.1.4 Working Draft UTR #51, Unicode Emoji [Davis, Edberg, L2/14-184]
  E.1.5 Proposed enhancements for emoji characters: background [Davis, Edberg, L2/14-172]
  E.1.6 Variation selectors for emoji skin tone [Davis, Edberg, L2/14-173]
  E.1.7 Emoji additions [Davis, Edberg, L2/14-174]

 E.1.8 Suggested Skin Tone Variants [Parrott, Cub Club, L2/14-204]
E.2 Adding Georgian Lari currency sign [Shermazanashvili, L2/14-161]

F. Miscellaneous


G. Close of Meeting

G.1 Thank our hosts