The AES recognizes and honors those who have made outstanding
contributions to the field of audio in engineering, technology,
service, and the arts through its Awards Program.
In 2010, Joel Vieira de Brito was presented with the
AES Board of Governors Award in recognition of chairing the AES Latin American Conference on “Audio for HDTV and Beyond” in Sao Paulo, May 26 – 28, 2009.