Scroll down to find a comprehensive list of the sessions we have available this year, complete with descriptions and links to Presenter information.  We’re confirming new sessions all the time so keep checking back to see the latest! 

November 3, 2017

Assistive Technology with iZotope

11:00am  -  12:15pm
Canton Room

In this presentation, Jonathan and Gordon will cover how machine learning DSP is now being utilized to assist mixing and… Read More

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Acoustic Workshop

11:00am  -  12:15pm
New England Room

Tony will describe new concepts in designing and implementing a modular studio space.  This is a perfect seminar for home… Read More

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Optimization and Design Case Studies

12:15pm  -  1:15pm
New England Room

An update on real world applications of system design and optimization, ranging from small halls, concert venues, arenas and stadiums… Read More

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Why Cardi B’s #1 Matters: Defining the Client of the Audio Professional

12:15pm  -  1:15pm
Grace Ballroom

Distortion: Friend or Foe?

12:15pm  -  1:30pm
New England Room

This presentation will discuss harmonic distortion, a sonic effect both avoided and embraced by audio engineers.  Various methods to create… Read More

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From Mix To Master

1:30pm  -  2:45pm
Grace Ballroom

Join Adam as he demonstrates the process of a mix before and after a mastering session using his own work… Read More

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Small Market Studio Owners Panel

1:30pm  -  2:45pm
New England Room

Moderated by Tony Maserati, the panelists will discuss the benefits, challenges, and operational issues facing the small market studio owner. … Read More

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Building Out Your Mic Closet

1:30pm  -  2:45pm
Westwood Room

This talk will provide a brief overview of how all different types of microphones work, the performance characteristics that follow… Read More

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Live Sound Panel: Speaker Technology

2:45pm  -  4:00pm
New England Room

Multiple Matched Measurement Microphones

4:00pm  -  5:15pm
Westwood Room

What makes a meaningful reference microphone? What is the threshold of quality, the risk vs cost vs benefit trade-off of… Read More

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DIY Mic Building with Matt McGlynn

4:00pm  -  6:30pm
Canton Room

​In conjunction with Parsons Audio and the Audio Builders Workshop, Matt McGlynn ​from Microphone-Parts.com details the process of building your… Read More

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Waves SoundGrid – Powerful System Solutions for Studio, Live Sound and Broadcast

5:15  -  6:30
Westwood Room

Come explore different options for using SoundGrid hardware and software solutions. The SoundGrid audio-over-IP protocol allows for real-time DSP and… Read More

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Beg, Borrow, & Steal

2:45pm  -  4:00pm
Westwood Room

We all learn by listening to what we love. You don’t have to look very deeply to find source influences… Read More

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Recording & Mixing

4:00pm  -  5:15pm
Grace Ballroom

FX History – Critical, Creative Moments of Studio Signal Processing

5:15pm  -  6:30pm
Grace Ballroom

Artists learn, in part, by imitating those who came before them, but they succeed by finding their own voice. Audio… Read More

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November 7, 2018

Mastering: Past, Present, Future

1:30pm  -  2:30pm
Grace Ballroom

Bob will do a survey of how mastering has changed over his career. Once mastering required a lot of gear… Read More

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Entertainment Rigging

1:30pm  -  2:30pm
New England Room

Intro to SMAART

11:00am  -  12:00pm
Canton Room

If you haven’t had a chance to see SMAART v8 then now is the time.  Chris will present an overview… Read More

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RX7 and Post Production Suite

11:00am  -  12:00pm
Westwood Room

Minimalist Recording Approaches

11:00am  -  12:00pm
Grace Ballroom

Session 1: Recording Technologies 1968-2018: How the Medium Influenced the Message

12:15pm  -  1:15pm
Grace Ballroom

How changes in recording technology since The White Album, currently celebrating 50 years, have influenced recording techniques and the music…. Read More

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Unraveling Audio Networking: An in-depth look at Dante, AVB and MADI

2:45pm  -  3:45pm
Canton Room

In today’s audio world, digital audio systems have surpassed people’s expectations and dare we say, becoming the go-to systems over… Read More

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Microphone Applications for Live Sound

2:45pm  -  3:45pm
New England Room

This is where it all begins in live sound reinforcement. Limit your potential problems and maximize better audio for your… Read More

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Comparing Loudspeaker Systems – It’s a Tasting, NOT a Shootout

2:45pm  -  3:45pm
Westwood Room

Dave Moulton coined the phrase—“a wine tasting, not a shoot out”—to bring to light comparing loudspeaker systems is like comparing… Read More

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Build a Metronome or LPF $15.00

4:00pm  -  5:00pm
Canton Room

Session 2: De-constructing an Alan Parsons Session

4:00pm  -  5:00pm
Grace Ballroom

Alan discusses recording techniques, philosophies and personal preferences by de-constructing a song recorded using one of his famed master classes…. Read More

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Scalable Audio Networks

5:15pm  -  6:15pm
Westwood Room

The class is an overview and demonstration of Audinate’s new product, Dante Domain Manager. This session covers DDM’s use in… Read More

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Session: RICH CHYCKI

5:15pm  -  6:15pm
Grace Ballroom