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* NRSC MDCL WG Meeting (Conference Call)
Name * NRSC MDCL WG Meeting (Conference Call)
Time Tuesday, 14 August 2012, 03:00pm to 04:30pm EDT
Tuesday, 14 August 2012, 12:00pm to 01:30pm PDT
Location 888-325-3976, code 341448

Call-in number: 888-325-3976
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Participant #: 341448
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1. Welcome/introductions
2. Approval of agenda
3. Approval of meeting report from 7/18/12 meeting
4. Chairman's remarks (T. Hardy)
5. Action item review
(5/23/12) Group members are asked to submit theoretical, lab or field test results with regards to Hybrid IBOC/MDCL performance. Of specific interest are IBOC system performance (receivability and transmitter mask compliance) as well as IBOC to Analog co-channel interference.
(6/21/12) CEA and NAB staff will determine which reference documents may be posted on the NRSC website, and which ones may not due to copyright restrictions. This will be done later in the process as the reference document list becomes more stable.
(6/21/12) Mr. Warner will provide various audio samples and the negative peak modulation levels of the transmissions that were associated with them.
(6/21/12) Mr. Hardy will draft text for section 4 (description of algorithms).
(7/18/12) Mr. Hardy will propose more detail in IBOC compatibility testing taking into consideration MER.
6. Document development
 a. IBOC compatibility discussion
 b. Document outline discussion
7. Other business
8. Future meetings
- Monday, September 17, 2012 from 3:00-4:30pm by telecon
9. Adjourn

Submitter / Contact Mr. Dave Wilson
Group NRSC AFAB MDCL Modulation-Dependent Carrier Level Working Group
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Meeting Attendees   Spreadsheet
Company ascending Name Role
Astral Media Inc. Wally Lennox Member
Bergman & Associates Michael Bergman Member
Broadcast Electronics Inc. Doug Foote Member
Clear Channel Media and Entertainment John Warner Member
Consumer Electronics Association Dave Wilson Manager
Hammett & Edison, Inc. Stanley Salek Member
Harris Corporation Geoffrey Mendenhall Member
Hatfield & Dawson Consulting Engineers Benjamin Dawson III Member
iBiquity Digital Corp. Jeff Detweiler Member
National Association of Broadcasters David Layer Manager
Nautel Tim Hardy Group Chair
Rogers Rick Dal Farra Member

Meeting Statistics
Quorum rule 0% of active voting companies
Achieved quorum yes
Individual Attendance Contributing Members: 12 of 16 (75%)
Voting Members: 9 of 12 (75%)
Active Voting Members: 9 of 10 (90%)
Company Attendance Contributing Companies: 12 of 14 (85%)
Voting Companies: 9 of 11 (81%)
Active Voting Companies: 9 of 10 (90%) (used for quorum calculation)