New England NoiceCon-17

Special Leo Beranek Honoring Session
Session Co-Chairs:
George C. Maling, Jr. and Eric W. Wood

Monday 12 June 2017
1:30 pm – 5:30 pm
River Overlook F

Time Presentation Presenter

1:30 – 1:50 pm

Introduction and Leo Beranek's Contributions to Noise and Vibration Control

George C. Maling, Jr.
Managing Director, Emeritus
Past President INCE-USA

1:50 – 2:10 pm

Leo Beranek and his inspiring contributions to acoustical engineering at Müller-BBM in Germany

Joachim Scheuren
Müller-BBM GmbH
Past President I-INCE

2:10 – 2:30 pm

Reflections on Consulting at BBN in the Early Days (1948-1970)

William J. Cavanaugh
Cavanaugh Tocci Associates
Senior Principal and Founding Partner,
Past President INCE-USA

2:30 – 2:50 pm

Leo Beranek - Contributions in Room Acoustics and Acoustic Standards

Robert D. Hellweg Jr.
Hellweg Acoustics
Past President INCE-USA

2:50 – 3:10 pm

Leo Beranek and Speech Communication

Paul R. Donavan
Senior Scientist,
Illingworth & Rodkin, Inc
Past President INCE-USA

3:10 – 3:30 pm

Leo Beranek's Legacy: Harnessing Theory for Everyday Noise Control Engineering

Gregory C. Tocci
Senior Principal and Founding Partner,
Cavanaugh Tocci Associates
Past President INCE-USA

3:30 – 3:50 pm

Beranek's role in influencing noise & vibration control education and motivating students

Raj Singh
Emeritus Professor, The Ohio State University
Past President INCE-USA

3:50 – 4:10 pm

Leo Beranek's Influence on INCE-USA

Joseph M. Cuschieri
Fellow, Lockheed Martin
Executive Director and
Past President INCE-USA

4:10 – 4:30 pm

Leo Beranek: curious, engaged, focused and practical

Patricia Davies
Professor, Purdue University
Director, Ray W. Herrick Labs
Past President INCE-USA

4:30 – 4:50 pm

Evolution of Acoustical Consulting at BBN

Eric W. Wood
Principal, Acentech
Past President INCE-USA

4:50 – 5:30 pm

Social gathering with colleagues and friends