UTC Meeting 153
Sunnyvale, CA October 23-27, 2017
Hosted by Apple
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Last updated: October 27, 2017

UTC Plenary Meeting:
    Monday, October 23         10:30 am to 5:30 pm
    Tuesday, October 24         9:30 am to 5:30 pm
    Wednesday, October 25    10:30 am to 5:00 pm
    Thursday, October 26        9:30 am to 5:30 pm
    Friday, October 27            9:30 am to 2:00 pm

Full Members Meeting:

    Wednesday, October 25    9:30 am to 10:30 am

L2 Plenary Meeting:
    Friday, October 27            2:00 pm to 5:00 pm

Call-in and Online Meeting Information:
   USA toll free: +1 866 500 6738

Scheduled activities:
Agenda Item
Day and Time (PDT)
Call-in Information
B.11.5 UTR53 Evans, Hallisey, et al Monday, 1:30 pm see above
E.1 Emoji topics Davis, et al Monday, 2:00 pm see above
B.3 IRG, B.4 CJK Lunde, et al Tuesday, 9:30 am see above
C.17 Miao Cheuk, Evans, et al Tuesday, 10:30 am see above
E.1 Emoji topics Davis, et al Tuesday, 2:00 pm see above
D.11 India test standards Davis, Pani, et al Wednesday, 11:30 am see above
E.1 Emoji topics Davis, et al Wednesday, 2:00 pm see above
B.11.1 UAX#29 Pournader, et al Wednesday, 4:00 pm see above
C Script topics Everson Thursday, 9:30 am see above
E.1 Emoji topics Davis, et al Thursday, 2:00 pm see above

Ad  Hoc Meetings:

Ad Hoc Subject Person Day and Time (PST) Location Call-in Information
E.1 Emoji Davis, et al Tuesday, 12:00 to 1:00 pm    
E.1 Emoji Davis, et al Wednesday, 12:30 to 1:30 pm    
C.2.2 Mongolian Whistler, et al Wednesday, 12:30 to 1:30 pm    

Other meetings:

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

Wednesday, 8:00 to 9:30 am
888-426-6840, passcode 645-417-42#

A. Administrative Topics
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 [L2/17-361]
  Latest version of this document

A.5 Minutes and action items
  A.5.1 Approval of minutes
    A.5.1.1Approve UTC Meeting 152 [L2/17-222]
  A.5.2  Action Items
    A.5.2.1 Review of open action items [L2/SD2]
       A. Action item 152-A9
    A.5.2.2 Recently closed action items [L2/17-363]

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

A.6 Calendar review
  UTC 154 January 22-25, 2018, host Google
  UTC 155 April 30-May 4, 2018, host Adobe
  UTC 156 July 23-27, 2018, host Microsoft
  UTC 157 September 17-21, 2018, host Apple, Annual Full Members Mtg
  UTC 158 January 14-18, 2019, host VMware
  UTC 159 April 29-May 3, 2019, 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, L2/17-351]      
Script Encoding Initiative Liaison report (to WG2) [Anderson]
    B.1.1.3 IR's meeting report [Anderson, L2/17-354]
    B.1.1.4 Consent docket
[Whistler, Anderson, L2/17-353]
  B.1.2 SC2/WG2 minutes, recommendations, resolutions, report
    B.1.2.1 Minutes [SC/WG2]
    B.1.2.2 Reports
  B.1.3 Amendments/Ballots
    B.1.3.1 5th Edition
      B. Additional repertoire for ISO/IEC 10646:2017 (5th ed.) Amendment 2.2 [WG2/Suignard, L2/17-366]
        B. Names of A7BA..A7BF
      B. Additional repertoire for ISO/IEC 10646:2017 (5th ed.) Amendment 1 (DAM1) [WG2/Suignard, L2/17-372]
      B.1.3.2 Review ballot comments [Anderson,  L2/17-291, L2/17-292]
  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.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.2.2.4 JTC1

  B.3.1 Liaison report [Lunde, L2/17-379]
  B.3.2 IRG Working Set 2015 Version 4.0, UTC Comments [Lunde, L2/17-305]
  B.3.3 US/Unicode Activity Report for IRG #49 [Lunde, L2/17-325]
  B.3.4 UTC Response for IRG Working Set 2015 v4.0 Consolidated Comments [UTC/Lunde, L2/17-346]
  B.3.5 IRG Working Set 2017 from UTC  (See also  all-inclusive version with attributes, bitmaps, and evidence attached)  [Lunde, L2/17-308]
  B.3.6 IRG Meeting #49 Recommendations and Action Items [Lunde, L2/17-390]

  B.4.1 New Proposal to add standardized variation sequence for U+FF10 FULL WIDtH DIGIT ZERO  [Lunde, L2/17-294]
  B.4.2 Enclosed CJK Letters and Months [Alcazar, L2/17-306]
  B.4.3 Proposal to encode two marks for ancient Chinese texts [West, et al, L2/17-310]
  B.4.4 Proposal to encode old Chinese lute notation [West, et al, L2/17-311]
  B.4.5 Proposal to encode old Chinese flute notation [West, et al, L2/17-312]
  B.4.6 Proposal to Encode Two Vietnamese Alternate Reading Marks [Collins, et al, L2/17-373]
  B.4.7 HKSAR Request for Re-mapping of the Character H-8FA8 [HKSAR, et al, L2/17-385]
  B.4.8 Submission of 3 IDCs [Yang, et al, L2/17-386]
    B.4.8.1 IDS syntax discrepancy between ISO and Unicode [Lunde]
  B.4.9 Vietnamese horizontal extension and glyph changes [Collins, L2/17-398, L2/17-399]

  B.5.1 Liaison report [Suignard]

  B.6.1 Liaison report [Moore]

B.7 UC Berkeley Department of Linguistics - Script Encoding Initiative
  B.7.1 Liaison report [Anderson, L2/17-383]

  B.8.1 Liaison report [Umaoka, Scherer]

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, [L2/17-402]

B.11 Public Review Issues
  B.11.1 Issue 355: Proposed Update UAX #29 Unicode Text Segmentation
    B.11.1.1 Feedback
      B. General feedback [L2/17-364]
    B.11.1.2 Document for review
  B.11.2  Issue 356: Proposed Update UTS #51, Unicode Emoji
     B.11.2.1 Feedback
      B. General feedback [L2/17-364
    B.11.2.2 Document for review   B.11.3  Issue 357: Proposed Update UAX #44, Unicode Character Database
      B.11.3.1 Feedback
        B. General feedback [L2/17-364]
  B.11.4  Issue 358: Proposed Update UTS #10, Unicode Collation Algorithm
      B.11.4.1 Feedback
        B. General feedback [L2/17-364]
    B.11.4.2 Document for review 
  B.11.5 Issue 359: Proposed Drat UTR #53, Unicode Arabic Mark Ordering Algorithm 
    B.11.5.1 Feedback

      B. General feedback  [L2/17-364]     
    B.11.5.2 Document for review [Evans, et al, [L2/17-395]     
  B.11.6 Other feedback
    B.11.6.1 Feedback     
      B. Prior general feedback [L2/17-224]
      B. General feedback [L2/17-364]
      B. Feedback from WG2 email discussion list on PDAM 2.2 [Anderson, L2/17-393]
    B.11.6.2 Other documents

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

B.13 Editorial Committee/Unicode Standard
  B.13.1 Errata
  B.13.2 Editorial Committee report [Whistler]
  B.13.3 Unicode V11.0
B.14 Properties
  B.14.1 About Script names in the code charts [Silva, L2/17-293]
  B.14.2 Proposal: Data File for ISO 15924 Script IDs Supported in Unicode [Constable, L2/17-392]

B.15 Ad hoc reports
  B.15.1 Emoji
     B.15.1.1 Ad hoc recommendations for Emoji characters in Unicode 11+ [Emoji Ad Hoc, L2/17-400]
     B.15.1.2 Ad hoc recommendations for Emoji 6.0 [Emoji Ad Hoc,L2/17-401]
  B.15.2 Mongolian

B.16 Other
   B.16.1 Clarify handling of ill-formed UTF-8 [Scherer, L2/17-344]
   B.16.2 Release schedules
     B.16.2.1 Emoji timeline [Davis, Edberg, L2/17-405]
   B.16.3 GPG signatures of UCD data [Loomis, L2/17-406

C. Scripts
C.1 WG2-related
  C.1.1 Review of script documents requested by WG2
C.2 Review of UTC script proposals
  C.2.1 Script Ad Hoc recommendations to the UTC [Anderson, et al, L2/17-384]
  C.2.2 Script Ad Hoc report and recommendations on Mongolian
C.3 Proposal to encode the Elymaic script in Unicode [Pandey, L2/17-226]
C.4 Mongolian
   C.4.1 Considerations on Mongolian Code Chart [Suignard, L2/17-368]
C.5 Evidence of diaeresis in Armenian [Golev, Anderson, L2/17-315]
C.6 Glyph Corrections for 31 Tangut ideographs and one Tangut component [West, et al, L2/17-313]
C.7 Arabic
   C.7.1 Proposal to Encode Additional Wasla Characters for the Holy Quran [Lazrek, L2/17-252]

   C.7.2 Proposal to encode some Hamza Quranic marks [Begmatov, L2/17-215]
      C.7.2.1 Recommendations on additional Wasla proposition [Lazrek, L2/17-327]
   C.7.3 Proposal for the encoding of three Arabic tanween characters [Muller, L2/17-377]
C.8 Proposal to encode Ottoman Siyaq Numbers in Unicode [Pandey, L2/17-348]
C.9  Proposal to add standardized variation sequences [Lunde, L2/17-056]
C.10 Sutton SignWriting

   C.10.1 Design Options for Sutton SignWriting with examples and fonts [Slevinski, L2/17-282]
C.11 Seal Script Naming Considerations [Cook, et al,  L2/17-371]
C.12 Proposal to add LATIN LETTER THORN WITH DIAGONAL STROKE [West, Everson,  L2/17-236R]
C.13 Medieval Cornish
   C.13.1 Proposal to add two characters for Medieval Cornish to the UCS [Everson, L2/17-358]
   C.13.2 Proposal to add one punctuation character for medieval Cornish to the UCS [Everson, L2/17-357]
C.14 Results of the ad-hoc meeting on Shuishu in Hohhot, 2017-09-21 [Everson, et al, L2/17-336]
C.15 Latin
   C.15.1 Proposal to add six Latin Tironian letters to the UCS [Everson, West, L2/17-359]
C.16 Support of glyph change for both Mtavruli and Mkhedruli AIN [Razmadze, et al, L2/17-391
C.17 Proposal for additions to the Miao script [Cheuk, L2/17-345
   C.17.1 Nukta for Miao
C.18 Wancho
   C.18.1 Proposal to encode the Wancho script in the UCS [Everson, L2/17-067R2] 
   C.18.2 Corrections to two Wancho character names (revised, WG2 N4912R) [Everson, L2/17-388R]
C.19 Preliminary proposal for encoding the Vithkuqi script in the SMP of the UCS [SEI/Everson, L2/17-316]
C.20 Two distinct code points: DECIMAL SEPARATOR and FULL STOP [Schiavon, L2/17-324]

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, L2/17-384]
D.2 Proposal to encode two characters in Khojki [Srinidhi, Sridatta, L2/17-307]
D.3 Devanagari
  D.3.1 Special rendering of Rya in Devanagari [Srinidhi, Sridatta, L2/17-309]
D.4 Proposal to encode JIHVAMULIYA and UPADHMANIYA for Newa [Srinidhi, Sridatta, L2/17-369]
D.5 Prishthamatra
  D.5.1 Proposal to encode the Prishthamatra for Nandinagari [Srinidhi, Sridatta, L2/17-213]
  D.5.2 Proposal to encode the Prishthamatra for Sharada [Srinidhi, Sridatta, L2/17-214]
D.6 Preliminary proposal to encode Tigalari script in Unicode [Murthy, Rajan, L2/17-378]
D.7 Indic consonant letters
  D.7.1 Visual ambiguity involving Indic consonant letters [Constable, L2/17-365]
D.8 Malayalam
  D.8.1 Request to Annotate North Indian Quarter Signs for Malayalam Usage [Johny, L2/17-340]
  D.8.2 Proposal to encode MALAYALAM LETTER VEDIC ANUSVARA [Srinidhi, Sridatta, L2/17-276]
D.9 Revised request for editorial updates to Indic scripts [Srinidhi, Sridatta, L2/17-098R]
D.10 Reconsidering the glyph change of Vedic signs Jihvamuliya and Upadhmaniya [Srinidhi, Sridatta, L2/17-319]
D.11 India test standards

E. Symbols

E.1 Emoji
  E.1.1 Emoji Subcommittee report Q3 2017 [ESC/Davis, et al, L2/17-380R] 
  E.1.2 Recommendations from ESC for 2018, Part 2 [ESC/Davis, et al, L2/17-287
  E.1.3 Emoji character proposals
     E.1.3.1 Proposal to encode the DIYA emoji [Pandey, L2/17-356]
     E.1.3.2 Proposal to add grave and incense characters [Kimura-Thollander, L2/17-387
     E.1.3.3 Proposal to encode the MIC DROP emoji [Pandey, L2/17-389]  
     E.1.3.3 SCUBA DIVING EMOJI SUBMISSION [[Krupp, L2/17-381]
  E.1.4 Notes on emoji proposals [Silva, L2/17-303]
  E.1.5 Gender emoji strategy [ESC/Davis, Burge, L2/17-374]
  E.1.6 Proposal for emoji modifer colour [Kendal, L2/17-355]
  E.1.7 Remaining tag sequences [Davis, L2/17-375]
  E.1.8 The trouble with “Top of Head” emoji [Buff, L2/17-376]
  E.1.9 Emoji request page
E.2 Proposal to encode ancient Chinese mathematical symbols [Jiang, L2/17-219]
E.3  RGI flag request omnibus [ESC/McGowan, L2/17-382]
E.4 The problem with MOON SYMBOLS  [Karlsson L2/17-304]

F. Miscellaneous


G. Close of Meeting

G.1 Thank our hosts