The world of sound is complex. Within any given environment, not only are there many sound sources, but their importance, level, annoyance, and spatial location can vary on a moment to moment basis. With 3 times more digital signal processing (DSP), the industry’s only multi core twin compressor and our dual radio system, the Thrive Platform that is driving Livio AI and Livio, has been engineered to handle even the most complex situations. This session will focus on the compression architecture, sound management strategies and microphone technologies within Livio AI and Livio devices.
Course created on March 12, 2019
- After this course learners will be able to discuss the features accessed within the Sound Manager in the Inspire software for the new Livio AI and Livio devices.
- After this course learners will be able to describe the microphone modalities that are available for various styles of hearing available from Starkey.
- After this course learners will be able to describe the adaptation levels available for the Speech in Noise and Speech in Loud Noise algorithms.
|5-15 Minutes||Compression architecture and Twin Compression|
|15-30 Minutes||Sound Manager tools|
|30-40 Minutes||Speech in Noise and Speech in Loud Noise|
|55-60 Minutes||Q and A, Summary|
Luis F. Camacho
Audiologist in the Education and Training Department
Luis Camacho began working for Starkey in August 2000 as a Field Sales Representative covering Indiana, Ohio, Illinois and Kentucky. In 2008, he joined the Education & Training Department. Current duties include leading training classes for Starkey staff and customers, development of training materials and overseeing Starkey’s online and e-learning initiatives. He received his BA in Telecommunications and Audio Engineering from Indiana University and continued on to receive his MA in Audiology from Indiana University in 1991. After graduate school, he worked as a staff audiologist for an otology practice in Indianapolis where his duties included clinical audiology, special testing, hearing aid dispensing, marketing and public relations. In October of 2013 he earned his AuD from A.T. Still University. Luis is married with three children and resides in Bloomington, Indiana.
Michele Hurley received a Master of Science in Audiology from North Texas State University and Au.D. from A.T. Still University. Dr. Hurley has been practicing for 21 years in a variety of professional roles, spending the past 14 years in the area of education and technical services and has spoken on numerous occasions on the topics of hearing aid technology and patient care.
Sponsor Disclosure: This Course is presented by Starkey in partnership with AudiologyOnline.
Content Disclosure: This learning event focuses on Starkey products and services and will not include info on other products or services.
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