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Fraunhofer IDMT is active in industry events, networks and public projects. Learn more  about our latest news and events here. Please get in touch if you are interested in a specific topic or would like more information.




A result of the long-term technology cooperation between Fraunhofer IDMT and Jamahook, the Swiss music technology company, is the Virtual Studio Technology (VST) plugin for digital audio workstations. Developed by Jamahook, the plugin allows music producers to find the most suitable audio loops for a production, based on examples extracted from an audio mix. The development is based on Fraunhofer IDMT’s SoundsLike AI-based music classification technologies.


New Product

MaskCognizer – AI-based Face Mask Detection for Public Health and Safety

The AI-based MaskCognizer is a technology that detects and verifies in real time whether people are wearing their face masks correctly. It provides immediate and appropriate feedback for the protection of the general public and enables easier compliance with public health and safety regulations.



Fraunhofer IDMT joins the International Federation of Televisions Archives as an Associate Member

Since October 2020 Fraunhofer IDMT is an Associated Member of the world's leading professional association for the preservation and exploitation of broadcasting archives.


International Year of Sound

Sound is our passion!

Get an overview of our research topics, activities and events in the International Year of Sound 2020 and 2021.



Workshop Digital Broadcasting 2020

The Workshop Digital Broadcasting WSDB 2020 is a german workshop on digital broadcasting and multimedia services. For the 16th time, it offered experts from industry, media and research institutions a platform to present and discuss current topics and projects. Due to the pandemic situation, the workshop was held online on September 23 and 24, 2020.


Webinar on demand

How to Prove Value with AI and Machine Learning

Audiovisual content analysis experts from Fraunhofer IDMT, Wirewax and Al Jazeera discuss how AI & ML can be helpful ingredients to improve the media supply chain and where the pitfalls might be. 

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