SC-03-12 meeting, Online, 2020-05

Report of the meeting of the SC-03-12 Working Group on Forensic Audio, held online, 2020-05-29.

The meeting was convened by chair J. Hansen.

This was the inagural meeting so there was no previous meeting to report.

The agenda was approved as written.

In attendence were R. Cabot, B. Olson, T. Birkeland, E. Brixen, J. Hansen, R. Maher, M. Dery, D. Marks, D. Wujcik, B. McCoy, D. Boss, A. Bartle, P. Harrison, E. Enzinger, L. Kincaid, S. Beck, H. Malik, J. Stathakis, K. Marr, C. Lamschtein, P. Harrison

Projects assigned to this group but not mentioned here had no action requested or required - see for details.

Open Projects:

AES-X253 Standard for Audio Collection Guidelines in a Field/Unknown Location
Hansen, serving as Interim Chair for SC-03-12 provided a brief overview of the activities of OSAC ��� SPEAKER (US Office of Scientific Advisory Committees ��� focused on forensics), as well as the history of the a document which had gone through the OSAC-SPEAKER committee process. The document is the foundation for this project. R. Cabot highlighted the document from OSAC and it���s migration to AES format. Hansen reviewed the current AES X253 document and highlighted the scope and topic areas. There was discussion on various sections and feedback from those attending. A follow up meeting will take place once attendees are able to provide written comments on the current document. An Abstract must be created for this project as well.


No new liaison information.

New projects

No new projects were proposed.

New business

No new business was raised.

The next meeting will be scheduled in conjunction with the AES 149th Convention, to be held October 2020 in New York, NY, US

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