Washington, D.C. (July 20, 2012)—The Advanced Television Systems Committee (ATSC) and the Society of Broadcast Engineers (SBE) have announced an upcoming series of educational audio loudness management seminars.
The 2012 Audio Loudness Management Series, intended for broadcasters, manufacturers and others interested in the subject, will kick off with the first one-day seminar scheduled for August 23, 2012 in Chicago, IL, hosted by WTTW PBS Chicago.
Industry experts will discuss topics including in-depth tutorial on ATSC's Recommended Practice A/85, FCC rules regarding Commercial Audio Loudness Mitigation (CALM) Act and practical solutions for implementation including loudness measurement and processing technology
"The ATSC and SBE are excited to offer insight on current issues relating to audio loudness management" said Jerry Whitaker, ATSC vice president of Standards Development. "This educational program is a must-attend event for television professionals who have questions regarding implementation of the CALM Act."
Additional audio loudness seminars are scheduled for later in the year; September 27, 2012 in Los Angeles, CA, and November 13, 2012 in Atlanta, GA.
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