Learn about the latest in media technologies and research at Gracenote and join your peers in the speech/music/audio signal processing industry in the bay area for drinks, bites and networking!
This is a FREE event hosted by Gracenote. Food, beer and wine will be provided courtesy of Gracenote.
6:30 – 7:00 Networking reception
7:00 – 7:05 Introduction to BISH Bash
7:05 – 7:30 Talk: Intro to Gracenote and demo of new live version identification technology
7:30 – 7:50 Shoutouts: Open mic to introduce yourself, share any challenges you are currently facing, share hot new signal processing technology, ask questions about industry trends
7:50 - 8:30 Networking reception continued
Speakers: Ching-Wei Chen and Bob Coover
Topic: Ching-Wei will give an overview of Gracenote the company, and its music recognition, metadata, and discovery technologies and APIs. Bob will discuss a new audio fingerprinting technique that can be used to identify live versions of recorded songs, using audio signal processing methods together with image processing and template matching techniques.