To export a properly formatted XML file from Avid, you'll need to double-check a few settings.
Avid's XML export includes a lot more data compared to an EDL, but they can be a little more finicky to produce.
required XML settings
|Input > Tracks
|Select only 1 track, or save each track to a separate list
|List Options > Lists
|List Options > Picture
|Color Decision List
|Show events with markers, show markers
suggested XML settings