UTC Meeting 142
Mountain View, CA February 2-5, 2015
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Meeting Logistical Information
Last updated: February 5, 2015

UTC Plenary Meeting:
    Monday, February 2         10:30 am to 5:30 pm
Tuesday, February 3         10:00 am to 5:30 pm
day, February 4    9:30 am to 5:30 pm
    Thursday, February 5        9:30 am to 3:00 pm

L2 Plenary Meeting:
    Thursday, February 5        3:00 to 5:00 pm

Call-in and Online Meeting Information:

    Toll-Free (US & Canada): +1-866-500-6738     Toll: +1-203-480-8000
    Participant Pass code: 741167


Scheduled activities:

Agenda Item


Day and Time (PDT)

Call-in Information
E.1 Emoji Davis, Edberg, et al Tuesday, 10:00 am see above
B.5.2 Identifiers and Unicode 7.0
Davis, et al
Tuesday, 11:30 am

D.7, D.8, D.9 Soyombo, Gondi, Siyaq
Anderson, et al
Tuesday, 1 pm

E.1 Emoji Davis, Edberg, et al Wednesday, 9:30 am
D.2.1Tamil Vallinam characters, D.4.2 Grantha chillu, D.5.3, D.5.4, D.5.5 Malayalam
Wednesday, 2 pm

E.1 Emoji Davis, Edberg, et al Thursday, 9:30 am

D Malayalam and Bengali
Thursday, 10:30 am

Ad  Hoc Meetings:

Ad Hoc Subject Person Day and Time (PST) Location Call-in Information

see above

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.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 [L2/15-016]
  Latest version of this document

A.5 Minutes and action items
  A.5.1 Approval of minutes
    A.5.1.1 UTC Meeting 141
  A.5.2  Action Items
    A.5.2.1 Review of open action items [L2/SD2]
    A.5.2.2 Recently closed action items [L2/15-018]

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

A.6 Calendar review
  UTC 143 May 5-8, 2015, host Adobe
  UTC 144 July 27-31, 2015, host Microsoft
  UTC 145 November, 2-5, 2015, host Apple, Annual Members Mtg
  UTC 146 February 1-4, 2016, 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
    B.1.1.2 Liaison reports
      B. Unicode liaison report to SC2

      B. Unicode liaison report from SC2
    B.1.1.3 IR's meeting report
    B.1.1.4 Consent docket

  B.1.2 SC2/WG2 minutes, recommendations, resolutions, report
    B.1.2.1 Recommendations
    B.1.2.2 Reports
  B.1.3 Amendments/Ballots
    B.1.3.2 Amendment 2 of ISO/IEC 10646:2014 (4th edition)
      B. Draft additional repertoire Amendment 2.3 to ISO/IEC 10646:2014 (4th edition) (WG2 N4651) [Suignard, L2/14-295]
      B. Disposition of comments on PDAM2.2 to ISO/IEC 10646 4th edition (WG2 N4656) [Suignard, L2/15-020]
      B. Additional repertoire Amendment 2.3 to ISO/IEC 10646:2014 (4th edition) (WG2 N4658) [Suignard, L2/15-028]
  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, L2/15-025]

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 TC37/SC2
    B.2.2.4 JTC1

  B.3.1 Liaison report #43 [Lunde, L2/14-296]
  B.3.2 Horizontal Extension Proposal [Lunde, L2/14-297R]

  B.4.1 Liaison report [Ksar]

  B.5.1 Liaison report [McGowan]
  B.5.2 Identifiers and Unicode 7.0
    B.5.2.1 IAB Statement on Identifiers and Unicode 7.0.0 [IAB, Klensin, L2/15-026]
    B.5.2.2 IDNA Update for Unicode 7.0.0 [Klensin, P. Faltstrom, L2/15-027]

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, L2/15-046]

  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, L2/15-076]

B.11 Public Review Issues
  B.11.1 Issue 279: Proposed Update UAX #9, Unicode Bidirectional Algorithm
    B.11.1.1 Feedback
      B. General feedback [L2/15-019]
    B.11.1.2 Document for review [Davis, L2/15-037]
  B.11.2 Issue 280: Proposed Update UTR #23, Unicode Character Property Model
    B.11.2.1 Feedback
      B. General feedback [L2/15-019]
    B.11.2.2 Document for review [Whistler, Freytag, L2/15-038]
  B.11.3 Issue 282: Proposed Update UAX #31, Unicode Identifier and Pattern Syntax
    B.11.3.1 Feedback
      B. General feedback [L2/15-019]
      B. Proposed changes for UAX31 for Hashtags [Davis, L2/15-052]
      B. Ramifications for UAX 31 of “use of ZWJ/ZWNJ ahead of virama” [Davis, L2/15-062]
    B.11.3.2 Document for review (http://unicode.org/draft/reports/tr31/tr31.html) [Davis, L2/14-264]
  B.11.4 Issue 283: Proposed Update UAX #14, Unicode Line Breaking
    B.11.4.1 Feedback
      B. General feedback [L2/15-019]
      B. Linebreaking before IN [Muller, L2/14-168]
      B. Line break property value of U+22EF MIDLINE HORIZONTAL ELLIPSIS [Edberg, L2/15-077]
    B.11.4.2 Document for review [Heninger, L2/14-265]
  B.11.5 Issue 284: Proposed Update UAX #44, Unicode Character Database
    B.11.5.1 Feedback
      B. General feedback [L2/15-019]
      B.11.5.2 Document for review [Davis, et al, L2/14-266]
  B.11.6 Issue 285: Proposed Update UTS #10, Unicode Collation Algorithm
    B.11.6.1 Feedback
      B. General feedback [L2/15-019]
      B. Suggested changes to UTS #10 Appendix A [Occil, L2/14-230]
    B.11.6.2 Document for review [Scherer, et al, L2/15-039
  B.11.7 Issue 286: Proposed Draft UTR #51, Unicode Emoji
    B.11.7.1 Feedback
      B. General feedback [L2/15-019]
      B. Comments on PRI #286, Proposed Draft UTR #51 [Whitehead, L2/15-006]
    B.11.7.2 Document for review (http://www.unicode.org/draft/reports/tr51/) [Davis, Edberg, L2/15-040]
    B.11.7.3 Recommended disposition on feedback for PRI 286 & related emoji docs [Davis, L2/15-032]
    B.11.7.4 Advance tr51 to Draft UTS #51 [Davis, L2/15-053]
  B.11.8 Issue 287: Proposed Update UAX #24, Unicode Script Property
    B.11.8.1 Feedback
      B. General feedback [L2/15-019]
    B.11.8.2 Document for review [Davis, L2/15-041]                             
  B.11.9 Issue 288: Proposed Update UAX #41, Common References for Unicode Standard Annexes
    B.11.9.1 Feedback
      B. General feedback [L2/15-019]
    B.11.9.2 Document for review [Iancu, McGowan, L2/15-042]
  B.11.10 Issue 289: Proposed Update UAX #38, Unicode Han Database (Unihan)
    B.11.10.1 Feedback
      B. General feedback [L2/15-019]
    B.11.10.2 Document for review [Jenkins, et al, L2/15-043]
    B.11.10.3 Proposal to Add IDS Links to Online Unihan Database [Jenkins, L2/15-065]
    B.11.10.4 IDS in Unihan [Davis, L2/15-070]
    B.11.10.5 Proposed changes to Unihan readings
      B. Proposed changes in Unihan kMandarin field for 571 Han characters [Persson, L2/15-034]
      B. Proposed changes in Unihan_Readings.txt [Persson, L2/15-035]
      B. Unified input on proposed changes to Unihan readings [Edberg, L2/15-036]
  B.11.11 Issue 290: Proposed Update UAX #29, Unicode Text Segmentation
    B.11.11.1 Feedback
      B. General feedback [L2/15-019]
    B.11.11.2 Document for review [Davis, Iancu, L2/15-044]
    B.11.11.3 Preventing sentence breaks within words like “Mr.Hamster” [Iancu, et al, L2/15-068]
    B.11.11.4 UAX #29 should mention CLDR/ULI sentence break suppressions [Loomis, L2/15-075]
  B.11.12 Other feedback
    B.11.12.1 Feedback from prior meetings [L2/15-033]
    B.11.12.2 Other feedback [L2/15-019]

B.12 Unicode Technical Reports, Standards, and Standard Annexes
  B.12.1 UTS #46, Unicode IDNA Compatibility Processing  
    B.12.1.1 ABNF for domain names in UTS #46 (http://www.unicode.org/draft/reports/tr46/) [Davis, L2/15-056]
  B.12.2 UTS #39, Unicode Security Mechanisms
    B.12.2.1 Progress on UTS #39 (http://www.unicode.org/draft/reports/tr39/) [Davis, L2/15-073]

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 Proposed Tamil Charts (for Unicode 8.0) [Suignard, L2/15-078]

B.14 Properties

B.15 CJK
  B.15.1 CJK Slavonic transcription characters [Anderson, L2/15-047]

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, L2/15-045]
C.3 Arabic
C.4 Cyrillic
  C.4.1 Request for Clarification in the Encoding Model for Some Cyrillic Combining Characters [Andreev, L2/15-002]
  C.4.2 Proposal to Change Annotations on Some Cyrillic Characters [Andreev, et al, L2/15-014]
C.5 Nushu
  C.5.1 Nushu Ad Hoc Meeting Report [Anderson, L2/14-300]
  C.5.2 Proposal of Nushu Code Chart based on WG2 N4610 (WG2 N4652) [Suzuki, L2/15-008]
C.6 Short hyphen proposal [Moore, L2/14-302]
C.7 Tangut
  C.7.1 Discussion of Tangut character L2008-4148 [West, et al, L2/14-301]
C.8 Comments on proposals of Zanabazar Square and Soyombo script from Mongolian experts (WG2 N4653) [Suzuki, L2/15-009]
C.9 Preliminary proposal to encode the north-eastern Iberian script [Univ. of Barcelona, L2/15-012]
C.10 Preliminary proposal to encode the Khotanese script [Wilson, L2/15-022]
C.11 Preliminary proposal to encode the Tocharian script [Wilson, L2/15-023]
C.12 Encoding Pitman Shorthand scripts into Unicode Character Set [Rajaram, L2/14-254]

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, L2/15-045]
D.2 Tamil
  D.2.1 Naming Tamil symbols in SMP - Vallinam characters [Ganesan, L2/15-003]
  D.2.2 Proceeding of the Minutes of the meeting of the TVA High Level Committee on Unicode related issues held on 23rd January 2015 [TVA, L2/15-060R]
  D.2.3 Proposed name changes to Tamil Supplement block characters [Pournader, et al, L2/15-079]
D.3 Nepalese scripts
D.4 Grantha
  D.4.1 Handling variation in vowelless consonant forms in Grantha [Sharma, L2/14-291]
  D.4.2 Revised proposal for plaintext Grantha chillu representation (replaces L2/14-162) [Ganesan, L2/15-067]
D.5  Malayalam
  D.5.1 Clarifications re the proposed 0D00 MALAYALAM SIGN COMBINING ANUSVARA ABOVE [Sharma, L2/14-292]
  D.5.2 Malayalam ordinal indicator [Davidsson, L2/14-303]
    D.5.2.1 Response to the proposal to encode Malayalam ordinal indicator L2/14-303 [Johny, L2/15-063]
  D.5.3 Comment on L2/14-003: Any need for combining Anusvara Sign Above in Malayalam block? [Ganesan, L2/15-011]
    D.5.3.1 Proposal to encode 0D00 MALAYALAM SIGN COMBINING ANUSVARA ABOVE [Sharma, L2/14-003]
  D.5.4 Comment on L2/14-015R: Malayalam Sign Vertical Bar Virama (Chillu Virama Sign) [Ganesan, L2/15-021]
    D.5.4.1 Proposal to encode MALAYALAM SIGN VERTICAL BAR VIRAMA (revised) [Johny, L2/14-015R]
  D.5.5 Comment on Malayalam circular Virama sign [Ganesan, L2/15-024]
    D.5.5.1 Proposal to encode MALAYALAM SIGN CIRCULAR VIRAMA (revised) [Johny, L2/14-014R]
D.6 Bengali
  D.6.1 Bengali Vowel Letter Aw (U+0985 U+09D7) used in Kokborok [Sahu, L2/14-304]
  D.6.2 Feedback on proposal L2/14-304 to encode BENGALI LETTER AW [Sharma, L2/15-010]
D.7 Proposal to encode the Soyombo Script [Pandey, L2/15-004]
D.8 Proposal to encode the Gondi Script [Pandey, L2/15-005]
D.9 Siyaq numbers
  D.9.1 Proposal to encode Diwani Siyaq numbers [Pandey, L2/15-066]
  D.9.2 Proposal to encode Ottoman Siyaq numbers [Pandey, L2/15-072]
  D.9.3 Proposal to encode the SIYAQ NUMBER MARK for Arabic [Pandey, L2/15-074]

E. Symbols

E.1 Emoji
  E.1.1 Whisky Emoji Submission [Hoad, L2/14-298]
  E.1.2 Inter-racial mixed marriage emoji [Uchenna, L2/14-299]
  E.1.4 Include LGBT characters into Unicode standard [Mendez, L2/15-013]
  E.1.5 Recommended Unicode Glyph / Nameslist changes (snapshot 2015-01-29) [Emoji Subcommittee, L2/15-015R2]
    E.1.5.1 More Unicode Emoji Glyph changes [Davis, et al, L2/15-071]
  E.1.6 ZWJ in emoji sequences as hint for single glyph [Emoji Subcommittee, L2/15-029]
  E.1.7 Emojipedia top requests [Davis, L2/15-030]
  E.1.8 Adding gender counterparts to emoji list? [Parrot, L2/15-048]
  E.1.9 Draft Emoji Data Files: Data, Ordering, Annotations (ZIP file version) [Davis, et al, L2/15-049]
  E.1.10 Additional variation selectors for emoji [Davis, et al, L2/15-050]
  E.1.11 Draft Emoji VS Data Files: VS, Style (ZIP file version) [Davis, et al, L2/15-051]
  E.1.12 Emoji Additions: Animals, Compatibility, and More Popular Requests [Emoji Subcommitte/Parrott, et al, L2/15-054R]
  E.1.13 Paella emoji proposal [González, L2/15-055]
  E.1.14 Emoji Press Page [Davis, L2/15-057]
  E.1.15 Comparing MSN Messenger Smiley Set to Unicode Emoji [Afshar, L2/15-058]
  E.1.16 Comparing Yahoo Messenger Smiley Set to Unicode Emoji [Afshar, L2/15-059]
  E.1.17 Emoji Additions: Runner-ups [Emoji Ad-Hoc/Craig Cummings, L2/15-061]
  E.1.18 Fitzpatrick thumb up & cross finger [Uchenna, L2/15-064]
E.2 International symbol for an observer [Griffee, L2/15-031]
E.3 Proposal to encode five religious and cultural symbols [West, L2/15-007]

F. Miscellaneous


G. Close of Meeting

G.1 Thank our hosts