SC-03-07 meeting report, online meeting, 2022-05

Report of the meeting of the SC-03-07 Working group on Audio Metadata held online, 2022-05-06.

The meeting was convened by Co-Chair Kaylie Ackerman.

Attendees were Kaylie Ackerman, Richard Cabot, Scott Norcross, Paul Treleaven, Brian Vessa and Tormod Vervagen.

Minutes of previous meeting, held online 2021-10-05 were approved.

The formal notice on patent policy was read.

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

Open Projects:

AES31-4-R Review of AES31-4-2015, AES standard for network and file transport of audio - XML Implementation of Audio Decision Lists
Status: Needs to synchronize with SC-02-08 changes to AES31-3.

AES-X098C Administrative metadata for audio objects - Process history schema
Scope: To collect information on all metadata issues pertaining to digital audio objects and all aspects of the digital documentation of digital audio objects.

Tormod extended the RDF model of EBU CCDM and has a draft OWL prepared. The EBU CCDM is getting updated, and the extension will work with the latest version. Next, Kaylie will call the chairs into a series of working meetings.

More information on

AES-X155 AES standard for audio metadata - Production recording metadata set (iXML)
Scope: This document specifies a format for communicating file- and project-based production metadata between various stages of production and post production workflow.

This project is on hold, waiting for input reference files to be submitted.

New Projects:

No new projects.

New business:

No new business.

The next meeting will be held online in October of 2022, in conjunction with the AES 153rd convention.

AES - Audio Engineering Society