Audio Collaborative 2019
This premier must attend event for consumer audio, pro audio and entertainment industry professionals returned to London for the sixth time in November for a day of invaluable insights, expert discussions and networking opportunities.
Participants and attendees included senior executives from the content and broadcast industry, the service provider community, audio hardware and related tech industries. Renowned for always addressing the hot topics and issues of the day, this year's event was no different. Data rich Futuresource presentations were accompanied by expert insights and panels from industry heavyweights.
Presenter: Carsten Olesen, President Consumer Division - HARMAN
Moderator: Simon Bryant, Director of Research - Futuresource Consulting
Henrik Brodersen, Senior Global Product Manager - Bang & Olufsen
Anders Andreen, CEO - Urbanista
Shay Kamin Braun, Director of Product Marketing - Knowles Electronics
Grace Lo, Managing Director - KEF Audio Group
Presenter: Simon Forrest, Principal Analyst - Futuresource Consulting
Presenter: Jeremy Keefe, Regional Vice President of Sales, UK & Ireland - Poly
Moderator: Tristan Veale, Market Analyst - Futuresource Consulting
Jason Phipps, Commissioning Editor for Podcasts- BBC
Hannah Telfer, Managing Director - Penguin Random House
Ruth Fitzsimmons, Managing Director - Podfront UK
Kurt Thielen, CEO - Zebralution
Moderator: Chris McIntyre-Brown, Associate Director of Professional AV - Futuresource Consulting
Timothy Carroll, CEO - Focusrite Engineering
Helienne Lindvall, Director of Business Development & Artist Relations - LANDR UK
Robbie Dunne, Managing Director - Miloco Studios
Joscha Kretschmann, Team Lead Manager, Professional Product Management - Beyerdynamic
Presenter: James Kirby, Market Analyst - Futuresource Consulting
Moderator: Jack Wetherill, Principal Analyst - Futuresource Consulting
Guillaume Le Nost, Executive Director, Creative Technologies - L-Acoustics
Andreas Ehret, Director, Technology Marketing - Dolby
Mirek Stiles, Head of Audio Products - Abbey Road Studios
Richard Lindsay-Davies, CEO - DTG
Paul Gillies, Director - Headphones Revolution Ltd
Presenter: Guy Hammett, Market Analyst - Futuresource Consulting
Moderator: Luke Pearce, Market Analyst - Futuresource Consulting
Tim Johnston, Senior Vice President & General Manager of the Headphones Business Unit - Bowers & Wilkins
Gerard Loosschilder, Vice President, Market Insights - WS Audiology
Chris Havell, Senior Director of Product Marketing, Voice & Music - Qualcomm
Mike Dias, Executive Director - In Ear Monitor International Trade Organisation
Danny Aronson, CEO & Co-Founder - EVEN
Moderator: Mike Fisher, Associate Director of New Technologies - Futuresource Consulting
Bill Wyman, Vice President of Global Marketing, Car Audio - HARMAN
Callum Hubbard, Lead Engineer, Audio Strategy - Jaguar Land Rover
Laurence Hobden, Research & Applied Technologies Team Leader - Meridian Audio
Laurence Harrison, Director of Automotive Partnerships - Radioplayer
Presenter: David Sidebottom, Principal Analyst -Futuresource Consulting
Presenter: Bill Neighbors, SVP & General Manager, Cinema & Home - Xperi
Presenter: Pete Woods, Senior Vice President, New Media Distribution - Sony Pictures
Audio Collaborative brought together delegates from some of the leading companies in the industry, giving our sponsors the opportunity to showcase their brand and products in the presence of an influential audience. Below, you'll find the different sponsorship opportunities that we offer at our events.
For decades, Qualcomm has connected the world. From mobile to compute, 5G to AI, connectivity is in our DNA. In audio, we are focusing our expertise on bringing the world powerful, immersive audio. Our offerings are designed specifically to support our customers with the advanced technologies and flexibility they need to develop high performance, feature differentiated, and superior sounding audio products. As the demand for connected audio devices increases, our customers can rely on our portfolio of scalable, end-to-end technologies to build a new wave of devices that can be used all day, every day and can be taken anywhere. The connected world of audio products is more breathtaking, more immersive than ever before.
Analog Devices is the leading global high-performance analog technology company dedicated to solving the toughest engineering challenges. We enable our customers to interpret the world around us by intelligently bridging the physical and digital with unmatched technologies that sense, measure, power, connect and interpret. Visit http://www.analog.com.
IMAX® Enhanced brings The IMAX Experience into the home by combining digitally remastered 4K HDR content and DTS® audio technologies with best-in-class consumer electronics products and streaming platforms. Built for the fans who demand a more premier in-home entertainment experience, IMAX Enhanced offers a new level of immersive sight, sound and scale—just as the filmmaker intended. Premium televisions, projectors, A/V receivers and loudspeakers form an ever-expanding line-up of devices certified by IMAX Enhanced. Participating studios include Sony Pictures Home Entertainment and Paramount Home Entertainment.
IMAX Enhanced uses IMAX’s newest, proprietary digital remastering technology (DMR) to deliver ultra-vivid 4K HDR picture with more vibrant colors. Select IMAX Enhanced content features its exclusive expanded aspect ratio – enabling viewers the full scope and scale of the picture as filmmakers intended. IMAX and DTS have also partnered with award-winning Hollywood sound mixers to deliver an IMAX signature sound experience in the home. To ensure optimized playback of fully immersive IMAX Enhanced content, the two companies have designed an IMAX Mode – meticulously calibrated to deliver the best viewing and listening experience in the home.
Founded in 1984 near Paris, France, L-Acoustics is the global leader in premium professional sound reinforcement technologies. Recognised for pioneering the line source array, L-Acoustics continues to shape the future of the professional audio industry with L-ISA Immersive Hyperreal Sound technology, a multidimensional, object-based approach to designing, mixing, and processing sound that results in extremely natural and intelligible audio and a more vibrant, and authentic connection between artists and their fans.
XMOS stands at the interface between voice processing, biometrics and artificial intelligence. Backed by some of the best names in high tech venture capital, flexible microcontroller technology, purpose-designed algorithms and differentiated software come together to deliver world leading voice and audio solutions to the consumer electronics market.
In this era of intelligent connectivity, XMOS high-performance voice interfaces open the door to a natural conversation with technology today, and are innovating with edge-AI and other sensors to build even smarter, more intuitive interfaces in future.
Knowles Corporation (NYSE: KN) is a market leader and global provider of advanced micro-acoustic, audio processing, and precision device solutions, serving the mobile consumer electronics, communications, medical, defence, automotive, and industrial markets. Knowles uses its leading position in MEMS microphones and strong capabilities in audio processing technologies to optimise audio systems and improve the user experience in mobile, ear, and IoT applications. Knowles’ focus on the customer, combined with unique technology, proprietary manufacturing techniques, rigorous testing, and global scale, enables it to deliver innovative solutions that optimise the user experience. Founded in 1946 and headquartered in Itasca, Illinois, Knowles is a global organisation with employees in 11 countries.
Linkplay Technology Inc. is a turn-key solution provider that offers brands and OEMs a complete solution for developing the latest smart products in various markets. Linkplay’s turn-key solution includes a variety of Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, voice IoT modules, certification for leading voice assistants, global music streaming services, firmware, software, cloud services, a customizable companion app, and white label products. Linkplay’s solutions has empowered global brands to launch their products quickly and efficiently into the market with optimum performance. Linkplay continues to evolve its technology to create effective and versatile solutions to meet brand customers’ needs.
Audiogum is a B2B technology company that specialises in premium software solutions for audio device manufacturers and streaming services. We offer flexible solutions to enrich the user experience of audio products, including: Bespoke Voice Control; Personalised Playlisting; User & Device Analytics; User Account Management & Secure Data Hosting; Custom Branded Immersive Apps; Hardware & Services Integrations. Our approach is to give consumers the best possible experience, by enabling them to listen to the audio content they love, quickly and elegantly.
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|Company Mention in Futuresource Press Release||
|Independent Blog Article on Event Topic Published on Futuresource Website||
|Company Video on Event Home Page (up to 3 mins)||
|Screenings of Company Videos Throughout the Event (up to 2 mins)||
|1 Company Video After your Sponsored Session (up to 2 mins)||
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