Sound engineer Brian McCarty, Harman's Director of Acoustic Research Sean Olive, and binaural-recording expert Bob Schulein discuss the recent AES conference on the future of audio-entertainment technology that Brian and Sean co-chaired and Bob participated in extensively. Topics include acoustics, the X-Curve, dialog intelligibility, bass management in cinemas and dubbing stages, the headphone  target  EQ curve, answers to chat-room questions, and more.