2019 AES International Conference on Immersive and Interactive Audio

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2019 AES International Conference on Immersive and Interactive Audio

Creating the next dimension of sound experience - 

Dates: March 27-29, 2019
Location: York, UK

Immersive audio systems are ubiquitous and range from macro-systems installed in cinemas, theatres and concert halls to micro-systems for domestic, in-car entertainment, VR/AR and mobile platforms. New developments in human-computer interaction, in particular head and body motion tracking and artificial intelligence, are paving the way for adaptive and intelligent audio technologies that promote audio personalisation and heightened levels of immersion.

Interactive audio systems can now readily utilise non-tactile data such as listener location, orientation, gestural control and even biometric feedback such as heart rate or skin conductance, to intelligently adjust immersive sound output. Such systems offer new creative possibilities for a diverse range of applications from virtual and augmented reality through to automotive audio and beyond. This opens up exciting new opportunities for artists and audio producers to create compelling immersive experiences.

This three-day conference will explore the unique space where interactive technologies and immersive audio meet and aims to exploit the synergies between these fields.




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2018-12-04: Engineering Brief submission information available

Information regarding Engineering Brief proposals has been added to the Call for Contributions.

2018-11-01: Sponsor announcement

We are delighted to announce Genelec and Facebook Reality Labs as sponsors.

2018-10-26: Accessibility and Inclusivity FAQs

We have put together a series of FAQs to enable attendees to find out any information they may need regarding accessibility and inclusivity requirements. These are available on the FAQs page.

2018-09-22: Deadlines extended!

Paper and workshop submission deadlines have been extended to the 15th November 2018. Get those submissions in!

2018-08-29: Sponsor announcement

We are delighted to announce YouTube as a sponsor.

2018-08-21: Submission portal open!

The EasyChair submission portal is now open. Please see Call for Contribution for more details.

2018-06-18: First two sponsors

We are delighted to announce iZotope and KP Acoustics as sponsors.

 2018-04-13: Call for Contribution

We are accepting full papers and workshop/tutorial proposals. Please see Call for Contribution for topics and dates. 

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