Audio production and broadcasting are being transformed by new technologies. The next generation of audio experiences will be more immersive than ever before. It is important that broadcasters look at new file formats to deliver and produce audio in these advanced systems.
EBU Technology & Innovation Workplan
Every two years, the EBU develops a roadmap for technology and innovation activities based on the requirements and inputs given by EBU Members. The result of this roadmap is our bi-annual EBU Technology & Innovation Workplan. Strategic programmes and project groups are set up to focus on specific areas of interest. To access the latest Workplan, click here.
EBU Strategic Programme on Future Audio Formats and Renderers
The topic of Future Audio Formats and Renderers is part of the EBU's Strategic Programme on Future Audio Formats and Renderers.
- Helps Members to maximise the quality and availability of sound production technology.
- Provides guidance and working documents to help you make the move to new audio systems.
- We take into consideration your feedback when making contributions to ITU and ETSI standards and organize seminars and trainings to enable you to use new technologies and share best practice.
If you are interested in Future Audio Formats and Renderers, join our group on this topic and participate in the discussions. Some restrictions may apply.
The December 2016 issue of tech-i is now available for download. Among the usual mix of trending tech stories are two that focus on Next Generation Audio.
The December 2016 issue of tech-i looks at Next Generation Audio, the promise of 5G networks, the new .radio TLD and much more.
The document presents practical guidelines to relevant settings and processing in the signal chain from the studio to consumer equipment. It aims to achieve consistent loudness levels throughout the complete chain from broadcaster to consumer. This is version 2.1, July 2016; editorial changes only (pagination, typos and fonts).
In the latest EBU Technical Review, Rozenn Nicol, Marc Emerit, Edwige Roncière, Hervé Déjardin from nouvOson, discuss the progress of the nouvOson player project since 2013 and its future outlook.
Recommendation concerning permissible tolerances of video signals in digital television systems.