Dirac Research to Make its CEDIA Debut with Presentation on the Future of Audio Room Correction Technology

First-time exhibitor Dirac Research will host a 90-minute presentation on recent developments in room correction technology and unveil its newest product innovation – Mobile Dirac Live.

UPPSALA, SWEDEN — Responding to growing demand from industry professionals and potential partners, Dirac Research, the global leader in platform-optimized audio technology, will host a 90-minute presentation at CEDIA 2017 covering the latest advancements in room correction technologies and recent developments in the field. The lecture, delivered by Dirac’s Head of Product Management Jakob Ågren, will take place on Friday, September 8th at 9:00am in room 14B at the San Diego Convention Center.  It is open to all CEDIA attendees interested in learning more about how room correction technology elevates the home theater listening experience. Dirac will be exhibiting at CEDIA booth #5708.

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“Home audio technology has advanced at a rapid rate over the past few years, with home theater systems offering more channels, enhanced channel separation, and improved frequency response and reproduction,” said Ågren. “However, despite these advancements, various factors that exist beyond the confines of the home theater system – such as the room’s size, shape, and contents – continue to negatively impact the overall listening experience. Our CEDIA 2017 presentation will discuss how manufacturers and integrators alike can leverage room correction technology to control these formerly uncontrollable factors, and thus produce the audio experience intended by the manufacturer.”

Since introducing Dirac Live, Dirac Research has forged partnerships with twelve leading residential audio brands that are exhibiting at CEDIA 2017 – including Arcam, Audio Control, Datasat, Emotiva, StormAudio, Theta Digital, Wisdom Audio, and more. According to Ågren, rather than conduct individual presentations and demos with each brand along with prospective partners, the presentation will gather the brightest minds and biggest names in home audio for a collaborative discussion on how the CEDIA market can benefit from equipping their product and installations with room correction technology.  

“With our latest innovations offering unrivaled performance in any acoustical environment, it’s crucial to the future of audio that the industry fully understands the technical advances and end-user benefits of the latest technologies,” concluded Ågren. “We’re on the cutting edge of further refining the home theater experience, and we look forward to sharing our latest innovations and product roadmap with the industry community at CEDIA 2017.”

Those interested in attending the presentation can register for Dirac: Room Correction That Works, with course number MPTDI001 through the CEDIA 2017 registration system. The course is worth .75 CEU and is free to all CEDIA members and non-members. For hi-res photography, click here.