Meeting Report: April 2015 Digital Audio Networking with Dante

On Monday 20th April, 26 AES members and visitors gathered at the SAE Institute Lecture Theatre to hear Audinate founder and Chief Technology Officer Aidan Williams speak to us on the subject of

Digital Audio Networking with Dante.

He explained that the company Audinate is a technology startup spun off from National ICT Australia (NICTA) to commercialize a project which grew into the Dante audio networking solution.
He indicated that the company has offices in Sydney, Portland (USA), and Brighton (UK), with further expansion imminent.

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April 2015 Meeting: Digital Audio Networking with Dante

The next meeting of the AES Melbourne Section will be on Monday 20th April at 7:30pm
at The SAE Institute Lecture Theatre, 235 Normanby Rd South  Melbourne.

Aidan Williams, founder and Chief Technology Officer of Audinate will present on:

 Digital Audio Networking with Dante

Dante has become the most ubiquitous system for the interconnection of uncompressed multi-channel low-latency digital audio over a standard Ethernet network in professional environments. Continue reading “April 2015 Meeting: Digital Audio Networking with Dante” »

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Welcome to the AES Melbourne Section site. Here you will find information about the section, useful audio-related articles and links and information about past and forthcoming meetings.

The aim is to provide useful information for students and professional audio practitioners alike.

We also have an announcements group and an audio discussion group on Google Groups which can be accessed via the web or email. You can sign in with any Google Account and request membership.

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A New Neville Thiele Paper Published on our Website

Power Limitations in High Quality Sound Reproduction by AN Thiele

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Meeting Report: Feb 2015 Dolby Atmos at Soundfirm

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On Monday 9th February 32 AES members and guests visited the iconic Soundfirm audio post-production facility for a tour and explanation of the Dolby Atmos immersive audio system.

We were hosted by Sound Supervisor Chris Goodes, who firstly provided a short tour of the various mix rooms and mixing theatres which make up the facility.

 

Following the tour, we all reassembled in the main mixing theatre, Theatre 1 where Chris provided a very interesting presentation on cinema sound generally, and Dolby Atmos specifically.

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Chris explains Dolby Atmos to the group

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