What’s New at EUHA?
The European Union of Hearing Aid Acousticians (EUHA) will hold its 56th annual convention and exposition at the Nuremberg CongressCenter from 19 to 21 October. An estimated 7,000 people from Europe and abroad will visit the 3-day event that is packed with excellent sessions (see pdf of event schedule) and more than 110 exhibitors (see pdf of exhibitor list). The following is offered as a sneak peek at some of the important products and services being offered at EUHA and elsewhere this fall.
Audigy Group International
Exhibit H-09 (Hall 4)
Audigy Group International (AGI) is a global hearing care management company that unites elite independent hearing care businesses to provide them a competitive response to consolidators and the changing global business climate through:
- Global Equity Ownership
- Technology Brand Ownership
- Exclusive Patient Education and Practice Management Tools
AGI equity owners define the specific services to be offered in their market area, ensuring resources to remain competitive in this rapidly transforming industry environment. Visit us at EUHA booth H-09, or online at www.audigygroupintl.com to learn more.
Audioscan® enables its owners to fit and counsel with ease, confidence, and objectivity. Visit our Web site and find out more about the Verifit® or Axiom®. With Audioscan science, the best fit has never been easier to achieve.
Exhibit I-01 (Hall 4)
Ear Gear is your best choice for hearing instrument protection from dirt, sweat, moisture, and loss. Ear Gear fits all sizes and types of BTE hearing instruments (including Baha, and Cochlear processors), and is available in corded/cordless and monaural models. Ear Gear is acoustically transparent, fully washable, and reusable with a 1-year guarantee. To learn more, and for complimentary samples, visit us on the Web at www.gearforears.com, or at Booth I-01.
Ear Technology Corporation
Now you can help those patients by fitting TransEar®, the non-surgical remedy of choice for SSD. Visit our Web site to learn about your options and what’s in the works for TransEar in 2011 and beyond. Add value with Dry & Store®: attractive distributor pricing, free brochures, and advertising support.
Frye Electronics will be showing the FONIX 8000 Hearing Aid Test System, now with the real-ear option; the FONIX FP35 Hearing Aid Analyzer, with many new features; and the FA-10 Hearing Evaluator, the very dependable and easy-to-use audiometer. The computer programs, WinCHAP and the FONIX NOAH Modules, that are used with these instruments will also be shown.
Otovation audiometers and services establish new benchmarks for portable, affordable, computer-based hearing testing. Our intuitive and easy-to-use Symphony v1.3 audiometer control software, patented OTOPod and Amplitude T-Series wireless audiometers, and upcoming RemotEAR network are quality tools that provide accurate testing for hearing and auditory health. Visit our Web site and learn how Otovation products deliver labor-saving features like clinician-defined automatic testing, automatic proportionate masking, multiple headsets, and hearing instrument fitting all in our patented lightweight, compact design.
Pehratek Products offers a complete line of VRA (Visual Reinforcement Audiometry) products for pediatric testing. These VRA systems are available in a wired format operating up to four reinforcer boxes simultaneously or the popular wireless version that affords the operator to move freely about by controlling all features of the VRA with a handheld remote control. Gaining popularity is the wireless VIDEO VRA, which uses two large LCD video monitors to deliver captivating cartoon images and sound to attract the child’s attention and maintain it throughout the test.
Exhibit #F-04 (Hall 4)
Visit the ReSound booth to see the new additions to the ReSound Alera family and listen to the new ReSound Unite mini microphone that extends the reach of ReSound Alera speech intelligibility. Experience the superior Surround Sound by ReSound, the truly wireless connectivity offered by the 2.4 GHz technology, and the robustness of the iSolate nanotech coating. Or just visit us to meet our German and international teams and talk about our marketing and customer services support.
SIEMENS Audiological Engineering Group
Hall 4A / Booth D-06
Experience BestSound™ Technology—and be captivated by our state-of-the-art hearing instruments. Our new product innovation Aquaris—the first water- and dust-proof hearing aid with BestSound Technology—is waiting for you! With Aquaris, Siemens is advancing in a completely new dimension. Come and swim with us on the Aquaris-wave!
Also, Pure Carat, the new member in our RIC family with high power receiver, will impress you. Get inspired by the presentations introducing our new technology. Experience our products closely at the hearing-bar and explore our new, innovative fitting concepts. The whole Siemens Team is looking forward to seeing you at our booth!
Exhibit #G-03 (Hall 4)
It’s hard to resist the beat new Groove brings your patients. This tiny microCIC slips deep in the ear with an individual, hand-crafted fit. No one (even the wearer) is likely to notice it’s there, since there’s no extraneous hardware. Patients will love Groove’s powerful noise reduction and natural Sonic-quality sound. It handles even noisy situations with ease, letting patients move to their own tempo of everyday life. No wonder everyone wants to get a little Groove on.
Unitron is featuring Quantum™ and Moxi™, a new generation of intuitive hearing instruments built on Era™, a powerful new sound processing platform that delivers sound the way nature intended. Both product lines deliver incredible advancements in sound quality, a full spectrum of shells and styles, and three technology levels (20, 12, and 6), all wireless. Also featured will be TrueFit, the company’s new intuitive fitting software.
The Hearing Aid Sweatband provides moisture protection for BTE devices. Hearing Aid Sweatbands are made from all natural, comfortable materials, are neat fitting, and are very effective at repelling moisture, dust, and dirt. Available in 9 sizes and 17 colors. Reduces BTE device failures. Looking for international distribution partners. Aggressive pricing. Over 500,000 units sold in the United States.
EUHA SCHEDULE AT A GLANCE
What: European Union of Hearing Aid Acousticians 56th International Congress
Where: CongressCenter, NÃ¼rnberg, Germany
When: 19 October to 21 October, 2011. Events posted as of August 31. All events/times subject to change without notice; please consult final program. For more information on the conference or to register, visit www.euha.org.
Download your copies of the EUHA schedule and list of exhibitors (PDF).