AES New York 2009 Saturday, October 10, 2:00 pm — 2:45 pm
Live Sound Seminar L5
L5 - White Space and TVBD Update
Henry Cohen, Production Radio Rentals - White Plains, NY, USA
Mark Brunner, Shure Incorporated - Niles, IL, USA
Joe Ciaudelli, Sennheiser Electronic Corporation - Old Lyme, CT, USA
Edgar Reihl, Shure Incorporated - Niles, IL, USA
The DTV conversion is mostly complete; the impact of this and related FCC decisions is of great concern to wireless microphone users. Exactly what is the status of the 700 MHz spectrum and equipment? What types of interference will the proposed Television Band Devices likely create, and what are the proposed methods of mitigation? Will there be an FCC crack-down on unlicensed microphone use? This panel will discuss the latest FCC rule decisions and decisions still pending.