Wednesday, 19 Oct 2016

1. Prof. Hélène Amieva Ph. D., Bordeaux (France)

“Hearing aids attenuate cognitive decline in elderly people with hearing loss”

Language: english

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2. Nicholas S. Reed Au. D., Baltimore, Maryland (USA)

“Hearing loss and healthy ageing: Epidemiologic considerations”

Language: english

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3. Brent Edwards Ph. D., Menlo Park, Kalifornien (USA)

“Make light, not sound: Innovations in audibility with laser-driven hearing”

Language: english

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4. Prof. Dr. Karsten Plotz, Oldenburg

“Localisation patterns in CI implantees measured using virtual sound sources – ERKI”

Language: german

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5. Dr.-Ing. Josef Chalupper, Hannover

“New fitting and signal processing strategies to optimise bimodal benefit”

Language: german

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Thursday, 20 Oct 2016

6. Jonas Frenkel B. Sc., Lüneburg

“Scaling perceived listening effort and validation by measuring reaction times”

Language: german

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7. Melanie Krüger M. Sc., Oldenburg

“New tools for assessing subjective listening effort: Adaptive scaling and listening effort questionnaire”

Language: german

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8. Dipl.-Ing. Horst Warncke, Hamburg

"’Speech in speech in noise’ – Or: The end of directional microphone technology as we know it”

Language: german

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9. Dr. Hendrik Husstedt, Lübeck

“Definition and verification of hearing aid programs”

Language: german

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10. Dr. Matthias Latzel, Stäfa (Schweiz)

“Listening and understanding with hearing aids in different realistic acoustic environments: Differences for adults and children?”

Language: german

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11. Patricia Johnson Au. D., Elk Grove Village, Illinois (USA)

“Electronic hearing protection: Innovative solutions for complex hearing protection needs”

Language: english

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12. Hashir Aazh Ph. D., Guildford (U.K.)

“Tinnitus and hyperacusis therapy in a UK National Health Service audiology department: Patients‘ evaluations of the effectiveness of treatments”

Language: english

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13. Dr. Lars Haab, Homburg/Saar

“Tinnitus treatment using hearing aids: A long-term study”

Language: german

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14. Dr. Markus Meis, Oldenburg

“A new evaluation tool for hearing aids in everyday situations: Video-based analysis of interpersonal communication behaviour”

Language: german

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15. Alexander Thal B. Sc., Bad Grönenbach

“VAST: A video-assisted speech test”

Language: german

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16. Dr. Dipl.-Ing. Thomas Steffens, Regensburg

“Hearing threshold, functional gain and LTASS: The ‘speech banana’ by Fant does not represent speech at a normal level of loudness”

Language: german

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Friday, 21 Oct 2016

17. Prof. Dr. Dr. h. c. Roland Laszig and Prof. Dr. Susan Arndt, Freiburg

“Cochlear implantation in patients with unilateral deafness and asymmetric hearing loss”

Language: german

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18. Steven C. Marcrum Au. D., Regensburg

“An evaluation of telephone options for patients with cochlear implants”

Language: german

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19. Dr.-Ing. Stefan Petrausch, Erlangen

“CROS and BiCROS fittings: Requirements and solutions for the management of single-sided deafness”

Language: german

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20. Prof. Barry Freeman Ph. D., Weston, Florida (USA)

“Battery drain comparisons of wireless streaming hearing aids”

Language: english

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21. Ing. Birgit Ramin, Stuttgart

“Performance without limits – a pioneering power concept for hearing devices”

Language: german

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22. Prof. Dr. Jürgen Tchorz, Lübeck

“Frequency lowering algorithms in hearing aids: Fitting options and customer benefit”

Language: german

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23. Michael Nilsson Ph. D., Stäfa (Switzerland)

“Refinements and changes to a frequency lowering algorithm”

Language: english

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24. Helen Connor Ph. D., Ballerup (Denmark)

“Comparison of hearing aid noise reduction using objective measures”

Language: english

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25. Drs. Sam Denys, Leuven (Belgium)

“Real-ear measurements integrated in the fitting software: Repeatability, accuracy and perceptual outcomes”

Language: english

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26. Yves Lasry, Nantes (France)

“A new approach to audiometry combining digital technology and the internet”

Language: english

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