Meeting Topic:Immersive Sound Standards: Audio Opportunities for Next-Generation Home Entertainment
Moderator Name:Steven Silva
Speaker Name:Jeffrey Riedmiller, Dolby; David McIntyre, DTS, Jim DeFilippis, Fraunhofer
Meeting Location:Sportsmen's Lodge, Studio City CA
The February meeting was a joint meeting of the AES LA Section and SMPTE Hollywood, offering valuable insights into the genesis of advanced audio functions to be included as part of the new in-progress standard for DTV transmission over terrestrial, cable and satellite networks. With input from Dolby, DTS and Fraunhofer, industry experts relayed developments in object-based, immersive sound, accessibility tools, and loudness and dynamic-range controls.