ISO/IEC JTC1 SC22/WG20 N986

Notice and preliminary agenda Busan, Republic of Korea

ISO/IEC JTC 1 SC22/WG20

Meeting #23 - Internationalization

October 20, 2002

 

DATE:                    February 11-13, 2003

 

TIME:                     9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m

 

LOCATION:                Room 311, Main Building ("Bonbu" in Korean), Pusan National University, BUSAN, Republic of KOREA

                                Preliminary hotel and travel information is attached at the end of the agenda.

 

CONTACT:          Prof. Kyongsok Kim < gimgs@asadal.cs.pusan.ac.kr >

 

Meeting web site:  http://asadal.cs.pusan.ac.kr/hangeul/i18n/wg20m23/

 

WG20 Web site:                http://wwwold.dkuug.dk/jtc1/sc22/wg20/

 

 

1.     Introduction and announcements by Convenor

2.     Introduction of national delegations, liaisons, and cooperation partners

3.     Appointment of chairperson, secretary, and drafting committee

4.     Approval of prior meeting's minutes  [N932]

5.     Future Meeting Schedule and Plans

6.     Recognition of new documents and assignment to agenda items

7.     Approval of Agenda 

8.     Liaison Reports

8.1     Additions/deletions/changes to liaisons

8.2     SC22/WG4, COBOL

8.3     SC22/WG5, Fortran

8.4     SC22/WG14, C

8.5     SC22/WG15, POSIX

8.6     SC22/WG21, C++

8.7     SC2/WG2

8.8     SC35

8.9     CEN TC 304

8.10     TC37

8.11     Unicode

8.12     W3C

9.     Review of prior meetings action items  [SD-5]

10.     Results from the CLAUI meeting in Antipolis, France, October 2002

11.     ISO/IEC TR 10176 - DTR voting results

12.     International string ordering - discussion of Korean ordering rules

13.     Resolving publication issues for TR 14652

14.     Registration of cultural elements, ISO/IEC 15897 ballot resolution

15.     Other business

16.     Review of Priorities and Target Dates

17.     Review of Actions Items from this meeting

18.     Approval of Resolutions

19.     Adjournment

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Hotel and travel information:

 

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ISO/IEC JTC1/SC22/WG20 (i18n), Meeting #23 in BUSAN, Rep. of Korea

(Last Updated): 2002-10-17, 18:40)

 

* N.B. Both Busan and Pusan are one and the same place, the second largest city in Rep. of Korea (or South Korea).

 

Meeting Information

 

Date: Tue., Feb. 11 - Thu., Feb. 13, 2003

 

Venue: Room 311, Main Building ("Bonbu" in Korean), Pusan National University, BUSAN, Republic of KOREA

 

Travel Information: How to arrive in Busan(Pusan), Korea?

A) via Incheon (ICN) Int'l Airport from abroad.

 

A1) Direct flights from Seoul Gimpo (GMP) airport to Busan Gimhae airport (PUS)

- There are many flights from Seoul Gimpo (GMP) airport to Busan Gimhae airport (PUS).

- Therefore, it is recommended to take a bus from Incheon (ICN) airport to Seoul Gimpo (GMP) Airport. It takes about 30 minutes and costs KRW (Korean Won) 4,000 to 6,000 (USD 1 = KRW ~ 1,300). The bus leaves very frequently (about every 5 to 10 minutes).

- Then take a plane from Seoul Gimpo (GMP) airport to Pusan Gimhae (PUS) airport. It takes about one hour.

 

A2) Direct flights from Incheon (ICN) airport to Busan Gimhae airport (PUS)

- There are only a few direct flights from Incheon (ICN) airport to Busan Gimhae airport (PUS).

 

A3) Alternatively, you can travel by train or by express bus from Seoul to Busan/Pusan.

- To take a train, take a bus from Incheon airtport to Seoul Railway Station.

- To take an express bus from Seould to Busan, take a bus from Incheon airtport to Seoul Express Bus Terminal.

- It takes about 1 hour and costs about KRW 6,000 from Incheon airport to Seoul Railway Station or Seoul Express Bus Terminal.

- It takes about 5 to 6 hours and costs about KRW 25,000 - 30,000 (~ USD 20 - 25, ~ EUR 20 - 25) from Seoul to Busan/Pusan by an express bus or a train.

 

B) via Busan/Pusan (PUS) Int'l Airport from abroad.

- You can arrive in Busan/Pusan Airport from Tokyo (Narita, NRT), Osaka (Kansai, KIX), and some other cities.

 

From Gimhae Int'l Airport, Busan Railway Station, or Busan Express Bus Terminal to Sangnam International House:

- There are three types of taxis. The type is identified by the color of the "TAXI" sign on the roof of a taxi. Green and Blue taxis are cheaper. Yellow is expensive (about three times).

- The taxi fare shown below is for a green/blue taxi. (During rush hours, due to congestion, the fare might increase slightly)

 

- from Busan Gimhae airport to Sangnam Int'l House (~24 km): about 18,000 KRW (~= USD 15, EUR 15)

- from Busan Railway Station to Sangnam Int'l House (~20 km): about 15,000 KRW (~= USD 13, EUR 13)

- from Busan Express Bus Terminal to Sangnam Int'l House (~6 km): about 6,000 KRW (~= USD 5, EUR 5)

 

- There is a subway from Busan Railway Station or Busan Express Bus Terminal to Busan National University Subway Station. However, there is no subway from Busan Gimhae Airport.

 

 

Hotel: Sangnam International House (a hotel attached to Pusan National Univ.)

- price: 35,000 KRW (~= 30 USD, 30 EUR) per night, per room (twin or double). Meals not included. (This is a special discount rate.)

- Six rooms (twin or double) are reserved until Jan 20, 2003. After that date, rooms may not be available.

 

- Location of Sangnam International House: Map (in English), Map (in Korean Hangeul)

. From this map, you can also get a street map (in Korean Hangeul) around Pusan National University and Sangnam International House by following a link labeled as "More Info/더 자세한 지도는".

. You can show both a map in Korean Hangeul and a street map (in Korean Hangeul) to a taxi driver for directions.

 

Visa: In case you need a letter of invitation for obtaining a visa, please contact me as soon as possible.

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