UTC Meeting 147
San Jose, CA May 9-13, 2016
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Meeting Logistical Information
Last updated: May 12, 2016

UTC Plenary Meeting:
    Monday, May 9          10:30 am to 5:30 pm
    Tuesday, May 10         9:30 am to 5:30 pm
Wednesday, May 11  9:30 am to 5:30 pm
day, May 12      9:30 am to 5:30 pm
    Friday, May 13            9:30 am to 3:00 pm

L2 Plenary Meeting:
    Thursday, May 13      3:00pm to 5:00 pm

Call-in and Online Meeting Information: 
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   Passcode: 741167    

Scheduled activities:

Agenda Item
Day and Time (PDT)
Call-in Information
E.1 Emoji topics Davis, Edberg, et al
Monday, 2 pm
see above
E.1.7 Coded hashes of arbitrary images
Loomis, et al
Tuesday, 10 am
see above
E.1 Emoji topics Davis, Edberg, et al Tuesday, 1:30 pm
see above
C.14 Tangut, D.15 Khitan
West, et al
Wednesday, 10:30 am
see above
B.15 CJK
Jenkins, et al
Wednesday, 11:30 am
see above
E.1 Emoji topics Davis, Edberg, et al Wednesday, 2 pm see above
B.11.16, B.11.19 UAX 14, 18
Heninger, Davis
Wednesday, 3 pm
see above
B.15.4 Data for CJK radicals and strokes
Wednesday, 3:30 pm see above
D.9 Badaga dot sign and Tamil topics
Ganesan, et al
Thursday, 9:30 am
see above
D. 13 Kaithi combining enumeration sign Yang
Thursday, 11 am
see above
D.11 Siyac numbers
Pandey, Afshar
Thursday, 1:30 pm see above
E.1 Emoji topics Davis, Edberg, et al Thursday, 2 pm see above
B.11.6 UTS 10
Thursday, 3 pm see above
C.7.2 Hieroglyph control characters
Nederhof, et al
Friday, 9:30 am see above
C. Everson topics
Friday, 10 am
see above
C.10 Arabic
Friday, 11 am see above

Ad  Hoc Meetings:

Ad Hoc Subject Person Day and Time (PST) Location Call-in Information
E.1 Emoji topics
Davis, Edberg, et al Monday, lunch

E.1 Emoji topics
Davis, Edberg, et al
Tuesday, lunch

E.1 Emoji topics Davis, Edberg, et al
Wednesday, lunch

E.1 Emoji topics Davis, Edberg, et al
Thursday, lunch

Other meetings:

Meeting Person Day and Time (PST) Location Call-in Information

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 [L2/16-120]
  Latest version of this document

A.5 Minutes and action items
  A.5.1 Approval of minutes
    A.5.1.1Review UTC Meeting 146 [L2/16-004]
  A.5.2  Action Items
    A.5.2.1 Review of open action items [L2/SD2]
    A.5.2.2 Recently closed action items [L2/16-122]

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

A.6 Calendar review
  UTC 148 August 2-5, 2016, host Microsoft
  UTC 149 October 31-November 3, 2016, host Apple, Annual Full Members Mtg
  UTC 150 January 23-26, 2017, host IBM
  UTC 151 May 8-12, 2017, host Adobe

  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 [Constable]      
Script Encoding Initiative Liaison report (to WG2) [Anderson]
    B.1.1.3 IR's meeting report [Anderson]
    B.1.1.4 Consent docket
  B.1.2 SC2/WG2 minutes, recommendations, resolutions, report
    B.1.2.1 Minutes [SC/WG2, L2/16-052]
    B.1.2.2 Reports
  B.1.3 Amendments/Ballots
    B.1.3.1 CD
      B. Draft disposition of comments on ISO/IEC CD.2 10646 5th edition (WG2 N4713) [Suignard, L2/156-091]
  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 Unicode Consortium Liaison Report to JTC1/SC 2
      B. Unicode Consortium Comments on SC2 N4418 and N4415 [Constable]   
    B.2.1.3 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. Liaison report [Constable]
      B. New Work Item Proposal for TC37/SC2: Identification and description of language varieties [Constable, L2/16-131]   
        B. Review and comments on TC37/SC2: Identification and description of language varieties [Constable, L2/16-132]
    B.2.2.4 JTC1

  B.3.1 Liaison report
  B.3.2 UTC Review Comments on CJK Working Set 2015 v1.1 (IRG N2133)  [Lunde, L2/16-055]
  B.3.3 Status of Extension F  [Suignard]

  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, L2/16-154]

  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 303: Proposed Update UAX #31, Unicode Identifier and Pattern Syntax
    B.11.1.1 Feedback
      B. General feedback [L2/16-123]
    B.11.1.2 Document for review [Davis, L2/16-134]
  B.11.2 Issue 304: Proposed Update UAX #24, Unicode Script Property
   B.11.2.1 Feedback
      B. General feedback [L2/16-123]
    B.11.2.2 Document for review [Davis, Whistler, L2/16-151]
  B.11.3 Issue 305: Proposed Update UAX #44, Unicode Character Database
    B.11.3.1 Feedback
      B. General feedback [L2/16-123]
    B.11.3.2 Document for review [Davis, et al, L2/16-135]
  B.11.4 Issue 306: Proposed Update UAX #29, Unicode Text Segmentation
    B.11.4.1 Feedback
      B. General feedback [L2/16-123]
    B.11.4.2 Document for review [Davis, Iancu, L2/16-136]
  B.11.5 Issue 307: Proposed Update UAX #38, Unicode Han Database (Unihan)
   B.11.5.1 Feedback
      B. General feedback [L2/16-123]
    B.11.5.2 Document for review [Jenkins, L2/16-137]
  B.11.6 Issue 311: Proposed Update UTS #10, Unicode Collation Algorithm
    B.11.6.1 Feedback
      B. General feedback [L2/16-123]
    B.11.6.2 Document for review [Scherer, L2/16-138]
  B.11.7 Issue 313: Proposed Update UTS #39, Unicode Security Mechanisms
    B.11.7.1 Feedback
      B. General feedback [L2/16-123]
    B.11.7.2 Document for review [Davis, L2/16-139]
  B.11.8 Issue 314: Proposed Update UAX #45, U-Source Ideographs
    B.11.8.1 Feedback
      B. General feedback [L2/16-123]
    B.11.8.2 Document for review [Jenkins, L2/16-140]
  B.11.9 Issue 315: Proposed Update UAX #9, Unicode Bidirectional Algorithm
    B.11.9.1 Feedback
      B. General feedback [L2/16-123]
    B.11.9.2 Document for review [Davis, et al, L2/16-141]
  B.11.10 Issue 316: Proposal to Remove Some Hira/Kata From Script_Extensions
    B.11.10.1 Feedback
      B. General feedback [L2/16-123]
    B.11.10.2 Document for review  [L2/16-142]
  B.11.11 Issue 317: Proposed Update UTS #46, Unicode IDNA Compatibility Processing
     B.11.11.1 Feedback
      B. General feedback [L2/16-123]
    B.11.11.2 Document for review [Davis, Suignard, L2/16-143]
  B.11.12 Issue 318: Proposed Update UAX#11, East Asian Width
    B.11.12.1 Feedback
      B. General feedback [L2/16-123]
    B.11.12.2 Document for review [Lunde, L2/16-144]
  B.11.13 Issue 319: Proposed Update UTR#51, Unicode Emoji
    B.11.13.1 Feedback
      B. General feedback [L2/16-123]
      B. Flag Tofus [Pournader, L2/16-060]
      B. Emoji Subcommittee report, May 2016 [Emoji SC/Edberg, L2/16-130]
    B.11.13.2 Document for review [Davis, Edberg, L2/16-145]
    B.11.13.3 Left speech bubble [L2/15-274]
  B.11.14 Issue 320: Proposed Update UAX#41, Common References for Unicode Standard Annexes 
    B.11.14.1 Feedback
      B. General feedback [L2/16-123]
    B.11.14.2 Document for review [Iancu, McGowan, L2/16-146]
 B.11.15 Issue 321: Proposed Draft UTS #52, Unicode Emoji Mechanisms
    B.11.15.1 Feedback
      B. General feedback [L2/16-123]
    B.11.15.2 Document for review [Davis, Edberg, L2/16-147]
    B.11.15.3 Expanding Emoji Professions: Reducing Gender Inequality [Been, et al, L2/16-160]
  B.11.16 Issue 322: Proposed Update UAX #14, Unicode Line Breaking Algorithm
    B.11.16.1 Feedback
      B. General feedback [L2/16-123]
    B.11.16.2 Document for review [Heninger, L2/16-148]
  B.11.17 Issue 323: Unicode 9.0.0 Beta
    B.11.17.1 Feedback
      B. General feedback [L2/16-123]
      B. Additions to Indic Syllabic Category for Myanmar and Khmer [PournaderL2/16-163]
    B.11.17.2 Document for review
  B.11.18 Issue 324: Proposed Update UAX #42, Unicode Character Database in XML
    B.11.18.1 Feedback
      B. General feedback [L2/16-123]
    B.11.18.2 Document for review [Muller, L2/16-149]
  B.11.19 Issue 325: Proposed Update UTS #18, Unicode Regular Expressions
    B.11.19.1 Feedback
      B. General feedback [L2/16-123]
    B.11.19.2 Document for review [Davis, Heninger, L2/16-150]
B.11.20 Other feedback
    B.11.20.1 Feedback
      B. General feedback [L2/16-123]
    B.11.20.2 Other documents

B.12 Unicode Technical Reports, Standards, and Standard Annexes

B.13 Editorial Committee
  B.13.1 Errata
  B.13.2 Editorial Committee report [Whistler]
  B.13.3 Unicode 9.0
    B.13.3.1 Review 9.0 Beta Results
    B.13.3.2 Approve the release of Unicode 9.0

B.14 Properties
  B.14.1 Mongolian Base Forms, Positional Forms, & Variant Forms [Eck, L2/16-051]
  B.14.2 Please add an alias of "Odia" to sc=Orya [Scherer, L2/16-078]
  B.14.3 Provisional value for Emoji property [Emoji SC/Edberg, L2/16-087]
    B.14.3.1 Characters Proposed for Emoji=Provisional [Emoji SC/Edberg, L2/16-088]

  B.14.4 Develop machine-readable segmentation rule format [Davis, L2/16-152]

  B.14.5 Cleanup of constraints on variation sequences  [Davis, L2/16-162]

B.15 CJK
  B.15.1 Proposal to accept the submission to register the "PanCJKV" IVD collection [Lunde, L2/16-063]
  B.15.2 Proposal on creating 2 Chinese Ancient Characters [Yuan, L2/16-066]
Proposal to define Standardized Variation Sequences for two Chinese ideographs (WG2 N4720) [West, Chan, L2/16-109]
Augmenting data for CJK Radicals and Strokes (also available: spreadsheet link) [Davis, L2/15-251]​
  B.15.5 Proposal for Japanese voiced vowels as named sequences [Komatsu, L2/16-133]
  B.15.6 MSARG IVD collection [Lunde]

B.16 Other
  B.16.1 Proposal to Apply Source-Based Variation Selector in Shuowen Small Seal Encoding (WG2 N4716) [Suzuki, L2/16-092]

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 recommendations [Anderson, et al, L2/16-156]
C.3 Hentaigana
  C.3.1 Revised Proposal of HENTAIGANA (replaces
L2/15-193; with repertoire attached; see also spreadsheet) [Japan NB/Orita, L2/15-343]
  C.3.2 Hentaigana comment document [Lunde, L2/16-053]
Status of hentaigana proposal [Lunde, L2/16-085]
C.4 Proposal for encoding the Garay script in the SMP [SEI/Everson, L2/16-069]
C.5 Preliminary proposal for encoding the Cher Vang Hmong script in the SMP [SEI/Everson, L2/16-070]
C.6 Proposal for encoding the Mandombe script (replaces L2/15-118) [Rovenchak, et al, L2/16-077]
C.7 Egyptian Hieroglyphs
  C.7.1 Preliminary draft for the encoding of an extended Egyptian Hieroglyphs repertoire [Suignard, L2/16-079]
Comments on three control characters for Egyptian Hieroglyphs [Nederhof, et al, L2/16-090]
Observations: L2/16-090 [Egyptian] [Richmond, L2/16-104]
Revised proposal for the addition of Georgian characters [Everson, L2/16-081]
Proposal to encode seven Cham characters in the BMP (WG2 N4711) [Everson, L2/16-082]
C.10 Arabic

  C.10.1 Proposal to encode Al-Dani Quranic marks used in Quran published in Libya [Shaikh, L2/16-056]

  C.10.2 Comments on L2/16-056 Proposal to encode AlDani Quranic Marks [Abudena, L2/16-100]

  C.10.3 Consolidated Comments by Mansour, Evans, and Abudena [Anderson, L2/16-102
  C.10.4 Types of Quran scripts [Abudena, L2/16-153]
Proposal of an additional character to the Hebrew Unicodes: Sheva Na [May, L2/16-086]
Proposal to encode the Cypro-Minoan script in the SMP (WG2 N4715) [SEI/Everson, L2/16-089]
C.13 Pitman shorthand
Open questions (on Pitman Glyphs) requiring further discussion with UTC [Rajaram, L2/16-098]
  C.13.2 Encoding Pitman Shorthand scripts into Unicode Character Set [Rajaram, L2/16-099]
C.14 Tangut

  C.14.1 Proposal to encode five additional Tangut ideographs (WG2 N4724) [West, L2/16-095]

  C.14.2 Preliminary proposal to define 357 variation sequences for Tangut ideographs (WG2 N4722) [West, L2/16-111]

  C.14.3 Glyph Corrections for 3 Tangut ideographs (WG2 N4723) [West, et al, L2/16-112]
Name change for U+16FE0 TANGUT REPETITION MARK [Anderson, Whistler, L2/16-129]
C.15 Proposal for encoding the Medefaidrin (Oberi Okaime) script in the SMP (replaces L2/16-020) [Rovenchak, et al, L2/16-101]
Proposal to encode one Bopomofo letter (WG2 N4717) [West, L2/16-106]

C.17 Proposal to define 21 variation sequences for Ogham letters (WG2 N4721) [West, L2/16-110]
C.18 Revised Proposal to add Medievalist punctuation characters (WG2 N4726) [SEI/Everson, L2/16-125]

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, L2/16-156]
D.2 Preliminary proposal to encode the Lampung script [Pandey, L2/16-073]
D.4 Preliminary proposal to encode the Kerinci script [Pandey, L2/16-074]
D.5 Proposal to encode VIRAMA signs for Buginese [Pandey, L2/16-075]
Representing Lota Ende in Unicode [Pandey, L2/16-076]
D.7 Representing Sumbawa in Unicode [Pandey, L2/16-096]
D.8 Tamil
  D.8.1 Tamil symbols and fractions
    D.8.1.1 Letter No. 1766/e. Gov.I/2015-15 dated 19.1.2016/27.1.2016/25.02.2016  [
L2/16-007, L2/16-054, L2/16-061]

    D.8.1.2 Tamil fraction and symbols encoding proposal, extended feedback [Tamil Nadu, L2/16-039, L2/16-062]

      D. Tamil symbols: comment on L2/16-062 [Ganesan, L2/16-083]
    D.8.1.3 Feedback on
L2/16-062 [Sharma, L2/16-114]
Script Ad Hoc Recommendations on Tamil Fractions and Symbols (and Spreadsheet) [Anderson, et al, L2/16-155] 
  D.8.2 Tamil nukta

   D.8.2.1 Proposal to add Tamil nukta character [L2/15-256]

   D.8.2.2 On the usage of nuktas in Tamil [Sharma, L2/16-058]
D.9 Badaga dot sign (proposal L2/15-256) [Ganesan, L2/16-084] 

  D.9 Comments on L2/16-084 [Sharma,  L2/16-115]
D.10 Vatteluttu/Vattezhuththu
  D.10.1 Preliminary Proposal to encode Vatteluttu [Pandey, L2/16-068]

  D.10.2 Feedback on the “Preliminary Proposal to encode Vattezhuththu - L2/16-068” [TVA/T. Udhayachandran, L2/16-118]
D.11 Siyaq Numbers
  D.11.1 Unification of ‘Diwani’ and ‘Ottoman’ Siyaq Numbers [Pandey, L2/15-340]

    D.11.1.1 Comments on Proposal for Diwani/Ottoman Siyaq Unification (L2/15–340) [Afshar, L2/16-116]
Proposal to Encode Siyaq Number Mark [L2/15–074R]   
Comments on Proposal to Encode Siyaq Number Mark (L2/15–074R) [Afshar, L2/16-117]
D.11.3 Proposal to Encode Arabic Siyaq Numbers in Unicode [Pandey,
D.12 Proposal to encode the Nandinagari script [Pandey, L2/16-002]
  D.12.1 Comments on L2/16-002 Proposal to encode Nandinagari [Sharma, L2/16-057]
D.13 Proposal to encode Kaithi combining enumeration sign [SEI/Yang, L2/16-097]
Proposal to encode two ideographic combining pluta marks (WG2 N4718) [West, L2/16-107]
Towards an Encoding of the Khitan Small Script (WG2 N4725) [West, L2/16-113]
Representing Bima in Unicode [Pandey, L2/16-119]
D.17 Preliminary proposal to encode Sogdian in Unicode [Pandey, L2/16-158]
D.18 Preliminary proposal to encode ‘Buginese Extensions’ in Unicode [Pandey, L2/16-159]

E. Symbols
E.1 Emoji
  E.1.1 Emoji Subcommittee report, May 2016 [Emoji SC/Edberg, L2/16-130]
  E.1.3 Condom Emoji Submission [Greene, L2/16-022]
Proposal to Add Three-Fingered Salute to the Emoji Characters [Al Balooshi, L2/16-071]
Jurassic Emoji Proposal [Milan, L2/16-072]
Feedback on Jurassic Emoji Proposal [West, L2/16-103]
  E.1.6 ZWJ segmentation
Broadening ZWJ segmentation support [Emoji SC/Davis, L2/16-093]
    E.1.6.2 Broadening ZWJ segmentation support (spreadsheet for L2/16-093)[Emoji SC/Davis, L2/16-094]
Coded hashes of arbitrary images [Loomis, et al, L2/16-105]
Proposal to encode ORANGE HEART emoji character  [Hunt, L2/16-124]
Proposal to Include Menstruation Characters (Femojis)  [SCA/Comer, L2/16-126]
Proposal for more winter activity emojis [Emoji SC/Komatsu, L2/16-127]
  E.1.11 Additional Emoji selection factor [Edberg, et al
, L2/16-128]
VS in emoji sequences [Davis, L2/16-157]
  E.1.13 Withdrawing emoji-tags.txt [Davis]
    E.1.13.1 Related link: http://www.unicode.org/draft/Public/emoji/3.0/
E.2 Proposal to add the Copyleft Symbol to Unicode
[Faulks, L2/16-059]
E.3 Extra symbols from Uranian Astrology [Faulks, L2/16-064]
E.4 Astrological Plutos
[Faulks, L2/16-067]
Additional symbols for Astrology [Faulks, L2/16-080]
Proposal to encode symbols for Go game notation (WG2 N4719) [West, L2/16-108]
Proposal to encode two Western-style tally marks [Lunde, Miura, L2/16-065]

F. Miscellaneous


G. Close of Meeting

G.1 Thank our hosts