New York, NY, August 23, 2018 — Following its successful premiere at last year’s NAMM Show in Anaheim, CA, the Audio Engineering Society has announced the return of AES@NAMM Pro Sound Symposium, Live & Studio, in 2019, 2020 and 2021.
Being held concurrently with The 2019 NAMM Show, January 24–27, in the Anaheim Hilton Hotel’s NAMM U Education Center, adjacent to the pro-audio exhibit space, the Symposium will offer a combination of hands-on training, technical presentations, and expert presenters and panelists for four days of in-depth onsite experience in the fields of sound reinforcement and recording studio technology. The Call for Contributions is out for those looking to get involved as a presenter at the upcoming events in a variety of areas within the realm of audio engineering. Submission information is available at AESatNAMM.com.
This year’s AES@NAMM Pro Sound Symposium Program features a series of expert-level technical presentations, Training Academies and related sessions covering line-array technologies, live-sound mixing consoles, microphones, digital audio networking, wireless systems and studio environments. Mark Frink, Director of Program & Content and Manager, Live Sound Content, is leading an experienced group of program organizers including Charlie Hughes, Manager, Scientific & Technical content and Bobby Owsinski, Manager, Studio Recording content. Also assisting are Anthony Schultz, Manager, Studio Technology Track; Bob Lee, Manager, Digital Audio Networking Academy; Bing Lin, Contributor, Chinese language content; and Juan de Dios Martin, Contributor, Spanish language content.
Choose Your Track
AES@NAMM events train attendees in a variety of professional audio engineering disciplines. Over 200 sessions offer up-to-the-minute information and career-enhancing inspiration through tutorial sessions, workshops and hands-on training organized into topical Academies. Joining the line-up for 2019 are Microphone Applications Academy and Digital Audio Networking Academy events, alongside AES@NAMM 2018’s popular Live Mixing Console Academy, Line Array Loudspeaker Academy, Studio Recording Technology Academy and Entertainment Wireless Academy. Additional sessions cover Sound System Measurement & Optimization as well as Sound for Houses of Worship: Live & Studio. Hands-on sessions incorporate professional audio equipment and product specialists drawn from the NAMM Pro Audio exhibitors’ group, along with numerous segment-leading audio professionals.
Throughout the four days of events, AES@NAMM veteran live sound engineer Robert Scovill will host Main Stage: Live Sessions, and studio engineer and author Bobby Owsinski will host Main Stage: Studio Sessions, bringing together some of the brightest minds in audio as they lend their personal insight and expertise in this popular series. Main Stage presentations offer not-to-be-missed opportunities to take your audio knowledge to the next level and learn from the engineers and innovators who best know their disciplines.
Registration for AES@NAMM 2019 will open in late August. Attendees will also have the opportunity to register separately for The 2019 NAMM Show at a deep discount. Visit AESatNAMM.com for the latest information and announcements and make your plans now to attend the 2019 AES@NAMM Pro Sound Symposium, Live & Studio.
The National Association of Music Merchants (NAMM) is the not-for-profit association with a mission to strengthen the $17 billion music products industry. NAMM is comprised of approximately 10,300 members located in 104 countries and regions. NAMM events and members fund The NAMM Foundation's efforts to promote the pleasures and benefits of music and advance active participation in music making across the lifespan. For more information about NAMM, visit www.namm.org, call 800.767.NAMM (6266) or follow the organization on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter. The NAMM Show annually unites the music, sound and event technology communities with the mission of strengthening the music products industry and promoting the pleasures and benefits of making music.
About the Audio Engineering Society
The Audio Engineering Society, celebrating its 70th anniversary in 2018, now counts over 12,000 members throughout the U.S., Latin America, Europe, Japan and the Far East. The organization serves as the pivotal force in the exchange and dissemination of technical information for the industry. Currently, its members are affiliated with 90 AES professional sections and more than 120 AES student sections around the world. Section activities include guest speakers, technical tours, demonstrations and social functions. Through local AES section events, members experience valuable opportunities for professional networking and personal growth. For additional information visit aes.org.